Week-at-a-Glance & Announcements

In this post you’ll find the calendar of events for the coming week plus the latest announcements from the ministries of Fourth. Also, don’t miss today’s Midweek Update email. See the footer of this page to subscribe to weekly updates from Fourth Church.


Wednesday, March 22
9:30 a.m. | G2G Bible Study, Various Rooms
5:30 p.m. | Congregational Prayer, Online
6:00 p.m. | Fourth Strings Rehearsal, Room 142 (Chapel)
6:30 p.m. | Children’s Choir Rehearsal, Room 144
7:00 p.m. | English Classes, Various Rooms
7:00 p.m. | Youth Bible Studies, Room 102
7:00 p.m. | Youth Parent Fellowship, Room 200
7:00 p.m. | Young Adult Men’s Bible Study, Prayer Room
8:00 p.m. | Youth Pizza Fellowship, Room 102
8:00 p.m. | Middle & High School Band Rehearsal, Room 102, 007

Thursday, March 23
11:00 a.m. | Women’s Thursday Bible Study, Room 231
7:00 p.m. | DivorceCare, Room 132
7:45 p.m. | Sanctuary Choir Rehearsal, Upper Room
8:00 p.m. | G2G Zoom Bible Study, Online

Friday, March 24
6:30 p.m. | Middle School Friday Night Club, Room 102

Saturday, March 25
7:30 p.m. | High School Blacklight Dodgeball Tournament, Room 007

Sunday, March 26
8:00 & 11:00 a.m. | Sunday Morning Service, Upper Room
8:30 a.m. | Congregational Prayer, Room 233
9:30 a.m. | Sunday School Hour, Various Rooms
4:00 p.m. | Ring Forth! Handbell Rehearsal, Room 146
5:00 p.m. | Bells of the Trinity Handbell Rehearsal, Room 146
6:00 p.m. | Evening Worship, Upper Room

Monday, March 27
6:30 p.m. | Kensington Alpha Group, Offsite
7:30 p.m. | G2G Evening Bible Study, Offsite
8:00 p.m. | Men’s Proverbs Study, Online

Ongoing activities:  Adult Discipleship, Children’s Sunday School, College Students, Community Groups, Men’s Ministry, Mission DMV, Missions, Music, Special Blessings, Women’s Ministry, Young Adults, and Youth Ministry.


Adult Education

Adult Sunday School classes are ongoing. See the Adult Discipleship webpage for information on class offerings.

Contact: Kathy Lofberg, klofberg@4thpres.org


Hosted in private homes, the 8-week Alpha course is designed to introduce the basics of the Christian faith through a series of talks and discussions, in a casual and friendly atmosphere. Each week features dinner, fellowship, and a 25-minute film. Please email alpha@4thpres.org to learn more about the groups now forming and prayerfully consider who you might invite to attend Alpha.

• Monday evenings, starting March 27 — Kensington, MD
• Thursday evenings, starting March 30 — Bethesda, MD
• Tuesday evenings, April & May — Youth Alpha in Potomac, MD

Children’s Ministry

Parents, visit the Children’s Ministry webpage for full information on all our offerings for children on Sunday mornings as well as Vacation Bible School, July 10-14.

Contacts: Jean Bronson, jbronson@4thpres.org, and Marce Bettridge, mbettridge@4thpres.org

Mission DMV

YoungLives Opportunities
Saturday, March 25, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Offsite
Provide childcare during the Spring Day Camp for young moms in Massanutten, VA.
Tuesday, March 28, Offsite
Transportation is needed for mom(s)/babies to/from a club meeting in Silver Spring.
For more information about either opportunity, please contact SERVE@4thpres.org.

For more information about ways to volunteer, see the Mission DMV webpage.


“Love Your Neighbor” Seminar | Saturday, March 25,  9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Offsite
Come hear our missionaries, Dan and Melinda Seibert, provide great ideas, encouragement, and inspiration for reaching your neighbors. Registration is open.

For more information see the Missions Ministry webpage.

Young Adult Ministry

Monthly Roundtable Dinner | Thursday, March 30, 6:30 p.m., Offsite
Delicious meal, intentional conversation, and a time when the entire young adult community (20s, 30s, married, single) can come together and meet new people. A great place for those who can’t make Sunday morning class to reconnect or stay connected with each other and with those frequently involved. Please RSVP to dfrerichs@4thpres.org.

For more information see the Young Adult Ministry webpage.

Youth Ministry

Middle School Friday Night Club | Friday, March 24, 6:30-8:00 p.m., Room 102
Bring your friends for a night of trivia games followed by a faith message.

Post-Friday Night Club (FNC) 8th Grade Hangout | Friday, March 24, 8:00-9:30 p.m., Offsite
After FNC, our Middle School Coordinator, Clay Stevens, will take 8th graders in the church van to the home of an 8th grade family for a fun hangout with food and games. Contact Clay Stevens for the location.

High School Black Light Dodgeball | Saturday, March 25, 7:30 p.m., Room 007
Build your team and get ready for the black light showdown of 2023.

For weekly events including Wednesday evening Bible Studies, Band Rehearsal, Parent Fellowship, and Pizza After Bible Study and for more information, visit the Youth Ministry webpage.

Contact: Noel Bradley, nbradley@4thpres.org



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