Come and Join Our Church Family in New Market, Maryland



 Vision Statement:  New Market United Methodist Church strives to build and empower disciples for  Jesus Christ.

Mission Statement:  New Market United Methodist Church encourages faithful discipleship for Jesus Christ by participation in Prayer, the Word, Worship, Fellowship and Service. 

Worship Services


Worship Service 9:30 am (Nursery Available)

Worship Service 11:00 am (Nursery Available)

Pastors: Scott Clawson, Jennifer Smith

Sunday School

 Preschool 3-5 yrs- by Ms Marilyn- Preschool room near nursery/office door.

1 - 2 grade class - by Ms Donna- Preschool room near kitchen

3 - 5 grade class - by Ms Toni -Education Bldg. kitchen

6-12 grade class - by Kate Hanson -Pastor Scott's Office

Adult Sunday School in the Schoolhouse 

Please join us this Sunday for the sermon “Who Are You?”




 Genesis 32: 22-30


  Matthew 16: 13-20  

Baptism of the Lord

Monday, 1/13- Pray for those who are down-trodden and have no hope, that hope may burst forth on their life.

Tuesday, 1/14-Isaiah 49:1-7- If you were an arrow hidden away in God’s quiver; what would the attributes of your arrow be? (Positive and negative.)

Wednesday, 1/15-Psalm 40:1-11-What are you waiting patiently on the Lord for? When the Lord answers what will the words of your new song contain?

Thursday, 1/16- 1 Corinthians 1:1-9- How has Christ made you blameless?

Friday, 1/17-John 1:29-42- In what ways does Jesus beg us to come and see where he is staying? Where he is dwelling? What does it mean to you to “follow” the path that Jesus is on? 

Saturday, 1/18- Pray for the lostness in yourself.

Hope Community Preschool Info


HOPE Community Preschool 2020-21 Registration!

Open for church members

January 9-10

Open for current students

January 13-14

Open for alumni

January 16

Open to the public

January 21

Registration information can be found by clicking the HOPE Preschool link 

If you have questions, contact  Kathy Petrill at 

Weather Policy



Church meetings, events and office hours during the weekday will follow the Frederick County Public School closings.
If schools are closed for the day or have an early dismissal due to inclement weather, all scheduled activities will be automatically canceled for that day and evening.
During the weekend all activity and service cancelations will be posted by 8am, via a message below or you can call the church office (301)865-3530 where a message will be posted. 

Upcoming Events


Monday, 1/13: 7 p.m. LIFT – Ed. Bldg. Kitchen

Tuesday, 1/14: 1 p.m. Circle of Friends - Schoolhouse

Wednesday, 1/15: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Church office open

Thursday, 1/16: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Church office open

7 p.m. Men’s Group - Ed. Building kitchen

7 p.m. Choir Practice – Ed. Building library

Saturday, 1/18: 9 a.m. Bible Study - Ed Bldg. kitchen

10 a.m. 1 p.m. Library

Hope 4 Kids


 Hope 4 Kids will be packing food packs Tuesday, 01/21/20 at 6:00 p.m. in the New Market UMC’s Schoolhouse. Please join our mission which supports local students. This is a great time of service and fellowship for all ages. Contact with questions.  

In The News


Story about “Cup of J.O.E.” Coffee truck in

UMC Connection newsletter by Balt-Wash Conference of the UMC

SAVE THE DATE: Circle of Friends invites you to our Souper Sunday Fundraiser.



WHEN:   Sunday, February 2, after the 11:00 a.m. service.

WHERE:  Schoolhouse

COST:  $10 per adult, $5 for children, 2 and under are free

The menu will include a variety of soups, ham sliders, salad, mac and cheese and pigs in a blanket for the kids.  There will be plenty of desserts, too.  Did I mention it will be all you can eat?  We plan to have some fun activities for the kids, too. 

You can pay in advance to Marilyn Fritz, Toni Carnahan or Patty Robinson, or pay at the door. 

Proceeds will go to mission and ministries of the church.  Come and have a great meal, while supporting our ladies’ group!


Dec. 14, 2019

Featuring The La Camerata Nuove Choir.  Directed by Francisco deAraujo

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