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We’re a growing family of believers in Montgomery County, Maryland. Our church is located in Derwood, in the center of the county, and we have members coming from all over, including Rockville, Germantown, Gaithersburg, North Potomac, Potomac, Bethesda, Kensington, Silver Spring, Wheaton, Aspen Hill, Olney, Brookeville, Ashton, Frederick, and beyond.


Parents’ Night Out – Christmas Edition!

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Logo PNO Christmas EdParents’ Night Out the Christmas Edition is back! Let us take care of your children while you enjoy an evening out. You’ll also be helping our youth! The proceeds for the evening will be going to our Waves of Grace Choir and Handbells who will be traveling to North Carolina next June.

The Parents’ Night Out evening will take place December 5, with drop off at 5pm and pick up by 9pm. Registration is required; the cost is $10 for your first child and $5 for each additional child. Pizza and snacks provided as well as crafts, games, and a movie.

If you are an adult or a Waves of Grace youth and would like to volunteer to help at this event, please click here to sign-up!

Community Thanksgiving Ecumenical Service, November 23

Join with worshippers from Redland Baptist, St. Francis Catholic, St. Luke’s Evangelical Lutheran, Mill Creek United Methodist, and Derwood Alliance Churches to thank God for His many blessings at our Community Thanksgiving Ecumenical Service on Sunday, November 23, 7:00-8pm, at St. Luke’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 17740 Muncaster Rd in Derwood. Speaker: Rev. Martha Maxham, Minister of Christian Education from Mill Creek United Methodist Church. An offering will be taken benefitting our local men’s shelter.

Operation Christmas Child (OCC)

OCC logoFor the fourth year, Redland is a collection site for shoeboxes during National Collection Week for Operation Christmas Child, November 17-24, 2014.  OCC makes it possible for millions of children to experience God’s love through shoeboxes filled with gifts.  These shoeboxes open doors for presenting the Good News of Jesus Christ.  Stop by the display table in the foyer for what to contribute or contact Karen Freeman, occkaren at yahoo dot com, for more info.

National Collection Week dates are: 
Monday, November 17, 10am – 2:30pm
Tuesday, November 18, 10am – 2:30pm
Wednesday, November 19, 10am – 2:30pm
Thursday, November 20, 10am – 2:30pm
Friday, November 21, 11am – 8:00pm
Saturday, November 22, 9am – 4:00pm
Sunday, November 23, 1pm – 4:00pm
Monday, November 24, 3pm – 8:00pm

Serve at the Operation Christmas Child processing center!

Our church has been able to get involved with Operation Christmas Child in many rewarding ways.  Now there is a new opportunity to serve!  Come join us at the OCC Processing Center in Jessup on Friday, December 12.  You’ll get to sort through boxes to check for quality, and your hands can be the last to touch a life-changing shoebox before it leaves the United States. more…

Volunteer Opportunities in Rec. Ministry

Recreation Ministry has added a web page called “Volunteer Opportunities” for you to search all of the ways you can serve in Recreation Ministry.  Opportunities include Drop-In Basketball, Upward Sports, and special events. We need your friendly face and helping hands!


Sign Up for the e-Sower!

The SowerYou may have heard us promoting the e-Sower (or electronic Sower) recently and wondered how to sign up to receive it.  To get our church newsletter via e-mail, just follow this link.  This link will also give you the opportunity to select which ministries you would like to receive special updates on; like the weekly RYM (Youth Ministry) update or the monthly Marriage Moments newsletter.   more…

GRACE at Home Coffeehouse

Grace at Home

Join us once a month for our GRACE at Home Coffeehouse!

GraceatHome Coffeehouse3 croppedOnce a month on Sunday evenings, 5:00-6:30pm we create a coffeehouse environment in the church foyer!  Parents, join us for coffee and a time to share life together.  Pastor Bobby shares resources to help equip and empower families along the journey of life, using our parent ministry resources and the “R.O.P.E.” path for celebrating intentional faith milestones in your family.

We hope to see you there!

2014-2015 Coffeehouse Schedule:


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