Sunday Schedule

services are at 8:32 and 11 a.m.

The 8:32 worship is contemporary, while 11 a.m. is more traditional. On special occasions, the service schedule may vary. This is rare and will be listed in the Current Events section below the image grid of the front page.

sunday school is from 9:45 - 10:45 a.m., main campus

Visit the Children's Ministries, youth's The Grid, and adult's Academy of Discipleship pages for details about classes.


Main campus

6935 Columbia Pike, Annandale, VA 22003
Call us at 703-256-8330 or email
Fax 703-914-8896.
Office hours are weekdays, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

AUMC Mission center

7901 Heritage Drive, Annandale, VA 22003

Here at Annandale United Methodist, we pride ourselves on the diversity of our staff. We have people who have been here for two months and people who've been here for twenty years; some born here in Annandale and some from halfway across the world. One thing is true of all of us: we have a lot of fun here and would love to meet you. Come on by sometime!

The main office phone number is 703-256-8330.

Rev. Jason Micheli - Senior Pastor
A graduate of the University of Virginia and Princeton, Jason has served churches in New Jersey and Virginia, as well as serving as a prison and hospital chaplain. Before coming down the Beltway to Annandale, Jason was the executive pastor at Aldersgate United Methodist Church. Jason blogs at, hosts the Crackers and Grape Juice Podcast and is a contributing writer for The Christian Century. He is the author of Cancer is Funny: Keeping Faith in Stage Serious Chemo, 100 Foreskins: Wrestling with the Random Bits of the Bible, Preaching Romans and the forthcoming Living in Sin (a marriage book about Christianity). Jason is married to his high school sweetheart, Ali, who is a tax attorney in Bethesda. They have two sons, Alexander (15) and Gabriel (12), who both swim year-round and play too many video games, but at least they have good taste in music and happily escort their dad to rock concerts.

Rev. Peter Kwon - Associate Pastor

Peter Kwon is a lifelong Methodist whose father pastors a Korean Methodist Church in Maryland. He is a recent graduate of Candler School of Theology in Atlanta, and has a passion for children and youth ministries, as well as new forms of worship.

Rev. Chenda Lee.- Adult Discipleship Pastor,

Chenda Lee is a United Methodist elder and the daughter of the immediate past bishop of the Liberia Annual Conference. A gifted preacher and Christian educator, she is married to Dr. Asa Lee of the Wesley Theological Seminary and has four wonderful children.

Patrick Vaughn - Director of Music Ministries
As leader of our music programs, Pat conducts our choirs and music groups from children to adults. Every few years he heads the effort to bring a musical to AUMC, and he also organizes the visits of the many traveling choirs and bands that perform here. Email Pat for information on joining one of our music groups.

Garry Bell
- Business Administrator Garry is responsible for administering the business affairs of AUMC and is in charge of the work in the church’s administrative offices. Contact him to schedule a large-scale event at AUMC: a wedding, a funeral, and so on.

Trish Bradley - Director of Youth Activities
. Trish is responsible for planning and implementing youth ministries at AUMC, which are designed to enhance study/spiritual growth, service, fellowship and recreational opportunities for youth. Email her with any questions about our youth ministries.

Maribeth Day - Director of Weekday Children's Program,
Maribeth is responsible for directing and supervising the staff and programming of all three weekday children’s programs at AUMC: the Child Development Center (CDC), Early Learning Program (ELP) and Weekday Preschool (WPS).

Diana Dzikiewicz - Media Specialist Diana is responsible for producing all publications and electronic display media, including that which you are observing right now. Email her with questions, comments, or requests regarding website and Facebook content.

Goldy Galeano - Custodian
Goldy and Mauricio are responsible for the cleanliness of the church and its furnishings.

Joyce Kitzmiller - Office Manager, Columbia Pike Campus Joyce is responsible for the day-to-day management and direction of the church office functions and personnel. She handles the Calendar and Registration page. Email her to reserve a room at AUMC for your activity.

Ruth Anne Luckenbaugh - Director of Christian Education for Children,
Ruth Anne is responsible for planning, implementing, reviewing and being a visible presence for all children’s-related programs, including childcare, education, and worship. Email her for information on our Children's Sunday School programs or to get on the Children's Ministries mailing list.

Mauricio Marin - Custodian
Mauricio and Goldy are responsible for the cleanliness of the church and its furnishings.

Jay Morris - Communications Manager Jay is responsible for implementing a comprehensive communication plan to promote AUMC’s programs, activities, events and vision and to help strengthen the church’s role and identity in the community. Email him with anything you want publicized: upcoming events, articles for the weekly bulletin, etc.

Taye Nadi - Facility Maintenance Manager, Taye performs or oversees the maintenance and improvements of AUMC’s facilities and equipment and oversees the work of the custodians.

Michelle Shepard - Assistant Director, Weekday Preschool and Early Learning Program, assists Director Cherrie Welch in the Weekday Preschool and Early Learning Program by facilitating teachers as they develop their lesson plans and by maintaining the resources and enrichment activities required to ensure that our Preschool and Early Learning Programs remain fun and safe places for children to explore and learn.

Dottie Rogerson - Membership Secretary,
Dottie is responsible for Membership/Constituent records, in addition to other general administrative duties. Email her to get on many of our mailing lists, including to receive the Witness newsletter online, the weekly E-blast with information about upcoming services, the Prayer Chain for emails about AUMC members and friends in need of prayers, and the Funeral List. Also email her to buy Flowers on the Altar for the Sunday service, or to tell her of upcoming anniversaries of 50 plus years to get congratulations in the bulletin.

Nakia Smith - Accountant,
Nakia is responsible for the maintenance of all of AUMC’s accounts and financial records. Contact her for information on your giving statement.

Cherrie Welch - Director, Weekday Preschool and Early Learning Program
Cherrie is responsible for ensuring that children in both the Weekday Preschool and the Early Learning Programs are receiving the highest caliber of educational experiences. She supervises the staff and curriculum for both nationally accredited programs to ensure that they remain within guidelines of the National Association for the Education of Young Children [NAEYC] and Virginia Licensing. Cherrie also oversees the Weekday Preschool and Early Learning Program pages of this website.

Angela Wilmore  - Program Director, Children's Development Center Angela is responsible for ensuring that our CDC classes remain fun, safe, and educational for all the children in them.



The banner photo is of our three pastors in the main sanctuary at the July 2, 2017 service, when Rev. Kwon and Rev. Lee first were introduced to the congregation. The thumbnail photo shows Rev. Dr. Clarence Brown enjoying a "Stop Hunger Now" meal packaging event in Wright Hall of our main campus.