Directions and Parking

Fairlington United Methodist Church
3900 King Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22302
Phone: 703.671.8557 Fax: 703.820.7399 

You can find us on Google maps here.

 

From Old Town Alexandria: 

Take King Street West. After passing Bradlee Shopping Center to your left, turn left onto Menokin Drive and an immediate right into the parking lot.

From I-395:  

Take the King Street East exit and the church will be immediately on right on King Street. Turn right onto Menokin Drive.

View a map.

 

Parking:

If you're a first-time worshiper, you are invited to park in one of the six spaces reserved especially for you. In addition to the parking lot adjacent to the church you may also park in the auxiliary Fairlington parking lot directly across North Van Dorn Street.

 

Elevator:

There is an elevator available inside the building for those who have difficulty taking the stairs.

Blog Posts

9 Ways to Embrace Gratitude and Joy

Posted by FUMC on July 5, 2018 at 5:00pm 0 Comments

  1. Keep a gratitude journal or calendar where you write down one thing each day for which you are thankful.
  2. Make a gratitude jar or box for the same purpose.
  3. At mealtimes say grace and then share around the table one thing for which you are thankful.
  4. Thank the people who serve you each day: the barista, clerk, banker, trash collector, etc.
  5. Write a letter of gratitude to a teacher, coach, old friend or mentor, or former pastor.
  6. Find a gratitude partner and share together daily or weekly.
  7. Tell someone how much they mean to you.
  8. Put a positive spin on your negative thoughts (You’re home with a sprained ankle but you get to read the book you’ve had by your chair for months.)
  9. Go on a gratitude walk, carefully observing and saying thank…
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Reconciling Notes

Download Here: Our 5 Year History as a Reconciling Congregation

We celebrate Fairlington's 5-year anniversary of becoming a Reconciling Congregation, intentionally welcoming all people as beloved children of God.

Our celebratory theme, “Love in All Colors,” reflects the breadth and diversity of God’s human creation as proclaimed in our church’s welcoming statement.

Check out our audio for personal testimonies from FUMC members. They share how being part of a reconciling congregation has personally affected them and shaped their faith journey.

~Mark Elder, markuselder@gmail.com

 

Follow this link http://bit.ly/5yearReconciling to see the extensive work and accomplishments of this :church and its Reconciling Ministry Team over the last five years, since we became a reconciling congregation in February 2013.  Thank you church!

 

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.

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