Who we are

Fairlington UMC is a

Reconciling Congregation with open hearts, open minds, and open doors. We proclaim and welcome every person as a beloved child of God regardless of age, race, physical or mental ability, sexual orientation, gender identity, family structure, faith history, or life experience.  NO MATTER WHAT, you are welcome here.

Sunday mornings at fumc

One Family Friendly Service

at 10am

with ice cream and lemonade in the breezeway!

Every Sunday from August 4 through Labor Day Weekend. Children's Church and Nursery Services always available.

        CONTACT US


How To Find Us

3900 King Street  Alexandria, VA 22302

What's Coming Up

  • shop back to school for a cause


    Fairlington United Methodist Women would like to take advantage of the back to school sales and the tax free days to collect school items for International Academy at TC Williams and the 2020 UMCOR mission.  We will be collecting items thru September 8.  There will be a container outside of the Parlor for you to drop off your donations.  Tax free days in Maryland are August 11-17. For more information contact Katie Courlander (katiecourlander@gmail.com) or Marcy Lewis (JEKmom3@gmail.com).  


  • Saturday, August 24th @5:30pm

    Volunteer Opportunity! 

    Preparing and Serving Dinner at the Carpenter's Shelter at Landmark Mall (5701 Duke St D)  We will be making grilled chicken and sides for residents at the Carpenter's Shelter. If you would like to prepare a side, let Devon know. We will meet at the shelter at 5:30pm to serve food.


  • Pastor janine

    at Alexandria Bakery

    thursday, August 29  9-11am

    Pastor Janine is hanging out at our Coffee and Conversation Community Office Hours  at Alexandria Pastry Shop in Bradlee Center (3690 King Street) . Drop by, grab a tea, coffee, or pastry, and chat. There is no agenda, just a time to check in, connect, or meet about anything that has been on your mind. Questions? Contact Pastor Janine or call 703-671-8557.

  • let's carpool or meet at the national book festival

    saturday, August 31

    The 19th annual Library of Congress National Book Festival arrives next Saturday, August 31, at the Washington Convention Center.  This wonderful event is free.  More than 100 best-selling authors for both adult and children, illustrators, historians and poets will be there from 9:30am - 8pm.

    Let’s Carpool! email Barbara Glomb or call (703) 772-1934.

    . This trip is organized by Fairlington United Methodist Women, but all are welcome! Come join us! Click here for the lineup of authors and events.


  • Help wanted for the Chicken BBQ

    Saturday, September 7

    The Fairlington United Methodist Men Need Your to Help with the Chicken BBQ on 7 Sept. 

     We need volunteers to help with set-up, kitchen duties, grilling, serving, and clean up. Hours are between 6 a.m. and 5 p.m. and we'd appreciate your help for a few hours or for the whole day.  For more info, or to sign-up please contact Fred Geisler at

    fredlgeisler@comcast.net or 703-578-1731, or on Sept. 7 at 703-981-5959.

    Proceeds support local charities to include the Scouts that are partially sponsored by the

    United Methodist Men.

  • Youth! r u Ready 4 a New Year?

    Dinner & fun Sunday, Sept. 8 6-8pm

    Fairlington Youth invites all parents and youth in grades 6 through 12 to our beginning-of-the-year dinner and program Sunday, September 8  from 6:00-8:00pm. RSVP to Rev Christian White.