Covid-19 Update

Due to COVID positivity in Carroll County exceeding WHO benchmarks for safe gathering, indoor worship & gatherings have been suspended. Updates will be given through our Wesley Weekly Announcements.

Sunday Worship Online

Worship with us here on our website, or join the Pastors for an interactive worship stream on Facebook at 8am & 10am

Worship Online

Facebook Worship

Online Classes

Daily Devotions

 

Start your day with a short passage of scripture and a brief reflection written by the Pastors & members of Wesley Freedom UMC

 

Read & Reflect Here

About Us 

We are a vibrant faith community in the heart of Eldersburg, Maryland. We welcome people of all faith backgrounds, and hope you will experience the love of God. We are striving to live out the following mission and vision which are grounded in our beliefs. You are so welcome here

Our Mission is to make disciples of Jesus Christ who share the story of God’s grace.

Our Vision is to see the lives of people in our community forever changed by God’s grace.

MORE ABOUT OUR MISSION, VISION & VALUES

 

Rev. Dr. Jennifer Smith

Senior Pastor

Rev. Ian Collier

Associate Pastor

MEET OUR STAFF

 Discipleship at Wesley Freedom 

 Here’s What’s Happening

 

 

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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New Year’s Day – Offices Closed
New Year’s Day – Offices Closed
Jan 1 all-day
Group: Independent Event
Never Alone NA Meeting 6:00 pm
Never Alone NA Meeting
Jan 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Group: Independent Groups A Friday Night narcotics anonymous group that is open and co-ed. 
2
Men’s Breakfast 7:30 am
Men’s Breakfast
Jan 2 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
Group: Men’s Breakfast Group Meet first Saturday of every month
3
Online Worship
Online Worship
Jan 3 all-day
Group: Worship Administration Join us online on our website, YouTube, Wesley Freedom App or Facebook. We have a Facebook watch party at 10 am on Sundays.  Videos are posted by 8 am on Sundays. Look[...]
Life Group: Parents of Kids in College 7:00 pm
Life Group: Parents of Kids in College
Jan 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Group: LG:Parents of Kids in College & Launching Lives This group is currently full, but if you are a parent of a college age young adult, please contact Pastor Ian to see if another group[...]
4
Feed My Sheep Community Meal 12:00 pm
Feed My Sheep Community Meal
Jan 4 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Group: Mission Leadership We offer a hot-meal to guests in the Wesley Freedom Community Life Center every Monday, Thursday, and Friday at noon. Servants from various churches and community organizations prepare and clean up. Until we[...]
Cub Scouts 6:00 pm
Cub Scouts
Jan 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Group: Cub Scouts Pack 719
AA: Eldersburg Into Action 8:00 pm
AA: Eldersburg Into Action
Jan 4 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Group: Independent Groups Alcoholics Anonymous is held weekly on Mondays beginning at 8 pm. Eldersburg Into Action is currently meeting in person at the Freedom Youth Center of Wesley Freedom UMC and also via zoom[...]
5
Cold Weather Shelter Meal Prep 5:00 pm
Cold Weather Shelter Meal Prep
Jan 5 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Group: Cold Weather Shelter Heating up of meals for the CWS
A.D.A.M. (A Day After Monday) 6:30 pm
A.D.A.M. (A Day After Monday)
Jan 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Group: A.D.A.M. (A Day After Monday) This group is a Bible Study for men. All men are invited to come and discover why the Bible is the greatest story ever told. No experience necessary. This[...]
Dance it Off Aerobics 7:00 pm
Dance it Off Aerobics
Jan 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Group: Independent Groups DANCE-IT-OFF is for those who love to dance, both the beginners & experienced. This is a complete fitness program that incorporates cardiovascular, strength and flexibility training. Dances include movements from jazz, funk, hip-hop,[...]
6
Baptism Class 4:00 pm
Baptism Class
Jan 6 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Group: Worship Leadership Team This class, led by a pastor, is offered for those interested in being baptized or having a child baptized. 
Carroll County Knitters Guild 7:00 pm
Carroll County Knitters Guild
Jan 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Group: Independent Groups This group is currently meeting on Zoom. Contact Cindy Hinson chinson@wesleyfreedom.org for more information. 
7
Suburban Crossroads Counseling WFFRC 9:00 am
Suburban Crossroads Counseling WFFRC
Jan 7 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Group: Independent Groups
Feed My Sheep Community Meal 12:00 pm
Feed My Sheep Community Meal
Jan 7 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Group: Mission Leadership We offer a hot-meal to guests in the Wesley Freedom Community Life Center every Monday, Thursday, and Friday at noon. Servants from various churches and community organizations prepare and clean up. Until we[...]
Life Group: God’s Children With Children 6:30 pm
Life Group: God’s Children With Children
Jan 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Group: Life Group: God’s Children with Children This Life Group for parents of young children is for those ready to go deeper in their Spiritual Journey. Enjoy a time of fellowship/ relationship building and worship[...]
Dance it Off Aerobics 7:00 pm
Dance it Off Aerobics
Jan 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Group: Independent Groups DANCE-IT-OFF is for those who love to dance, both the beginners & experienced. This is a complete fitness program that incorporates cardiovascular, strength and flexibility training. Dances include movements from jazz, funk, hip-hop,[...]
8
Feed My Sheep Community Meal 12:00 pm
Feed My Sheep Community Meal
Jan 8 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Group: Mission Leadership We offer a hot-meal to guests in the Wesley Freedom Community Life Center every Monday, Thursday, and Friday at noon. Servants from various churches and community organizations prepare and clean up. Until we[...]
Never Alone NA Meeting 6:00 pm
Never Alone NA Meeting
Jan 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Group: Independent Groups A Friday Night narcotics anonymous group that is open and co-ed. 
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10
Online Worship
Online Worship
Jan 10 all-day
Group: Worship Administration Join us online on our website, YouTube, Wesley Freedom App or Facebook. We have a Facebook watch party at 10 am on Sundays.  Videos are posted by 8 am on Sundays. Look[...]
Life Group: Parents of Kids in College 7:00 pm
Life Group: Parents of Kids in College
Jan 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Group: LG:Parents of Kids in College & Launching Lives This group is currently full, but if you are a parent of a college age young adult, please contact Pastor Ian to see if another group[...]
11
Feed My Sheep Community Meal 12:00 pm
Feed My Sheep Community Meal
Jan 11 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Group: Mission Leadership We offer a hot-meal to guests in the Wesley Freedom Community Life Center every Monday, Thursday, and Friday at noon. Servants from various churches and community organizations prepare and clean up. Until we[...]
Cub Scouts 6:00 pm
Cub Scouts
Jan 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Group: Cub Scouts Pack 719
AA: Eldersburg Into Action 8:00 pm
AA: Eldersburg Into Action
Jan 11 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Group: Independent Groups Alcoholics Anonymous is held weekly on Mondays beginning at 8 pm. Eldersburg Into Action is currently meeting in person at the Freedom Youth Center of Wesley Freedom UMC and also via zoom[...]
12
A.D.A.M. (A Day After Monday) 6:30 pm
A.D.A.M. (A Day After Monday)
Jan 12 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Group: A.D.A.M. (A Day After Monday) This group is a Bible Study for men. All men are invited to come and discover why the Bible is the greatest story ever told. No experience necessary. This[...]
Dance it Off Aerobics 7:00 pm
Dance it Off Aerobics
Jan 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Group: Independent Groups DANCE-IT-OFF is for those who love to dance, both the beginners & experienced. This is a complete fitness program that incorporates cardiovascular, strength and flexibility training. Dances include movements from jazz, funk, hip-hop,[...]
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14
Suburban Crossroads Counseling WFFRC 9:00 am
Suburban Crossroads Counseling WFFRC
Jan 14 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Group: Independent Groups
Feed My Sheep Community Meal 12:00 pm
Feed My Sheep Community Meal
Jan 14 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Group: Mission Leadership We offer a hot-meal to guests in the Wesley Freedom Community Life Center every Monday, Thursday, and Friday at noon. Servants from various churches and community organizations prepare and clean up. Until we[...]
Life Group: God’s Children With Children 6:30 pm
Life Group: God’s Children With Children
Jan 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Group: Life Group: God’s Children with Children This Life Group for parents of young children is for those ready to go deeper in their Spiritual Journey. Enjoy a time of fellowship/ relationship building and worship[...]
Dance it Off Aerobics 7:00 pm
Dance it Off Aerobics
Jan 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Group: Independent Groups DANCE-IT-OFF is for those who love to dance, both the beginners & experienced. This is a complete fitness program that incorporates cardiovascular, strength and flexibility training. Dances include movements from jazz, funk, hip-hop,[...]
Troop 719 Committee Meeting 7:00 pm
Troop 719 Committee Meeting
Jan 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Group: Independent Groups
15
Feed My Sheep Community Meal 12:00 pm
Feed My Sheep Community Meal
Jan 15 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Group: Mission Leadership We offer a hot-meal to guests in the Wesley Freedom Community Life Center every Monday, Thursday, and Friday at noon. Servants from various churches and community organizations prepare and clean up. Until we[...]
Never Alone NA Meeting 6:00 pm
Never Alone NA Meeting
Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Group: Independent Groups A Friday Night narcotics anonymous group that is open and co-ed. 
16
17
Online Worship
Online Worship
Jan 17 all-day
Group: Worship Administration Join us online on our website, YouTube, Wesley Freedom App or Facebook. We have a Facebook watch party at 10 am on Sundays.  Videos are posted by 8 am on Sundays. Look[...]
Life Group: Parents of Kids in College 7:00 pm
Life Group: Parents of Kids in College
Jan 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Group: LG:Parents of Kids in College & Launching Lives This group is currently full, but if you are a parent of a college age young adult, please contact Pastor Ian to see if another group[...]
18
MLK Day – Offices Closed
MLK Day – Offices Closed
Jan 18 all-day
Group: Senior Church Staff
Feed My Sheep Community Meal 12:00 pm
Feed My Sheep Community Meal
Jan 18 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Group: Mission Leadership We offer a hot-meal to guests in the Wesley Freedom Community Life Center every Monday, Thursday, and Friday at noon. Servants from various churches and community organizations prepare and clean up. Until we[...]
Cub Scouts 6:00 pm
Cub Scouts
Jan 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Group: Cub Scouts Pack 719
AA: Eldersburg Into Action 8:00 pm
AA: Eldersburg Into Action
Jan 18 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Group: Independent Groups Alcoholics Anonymous is held weekly on Mondays beginning at 8 pm. Eldersburg Into Action is currently meeting in person at the Freedom Youth Center of Wesley Freedom UMC and also via zoom[...]
19
A.D.A.M. (A Day After Monday) 6:30 pm
A.D.A.M. (A Day After Monday)
Jan 19 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Group: A.D.A.M. (A Day After Monday) This group is a Bible Study for men. All men are invited to come and discover why the Bible is the greatest story ever told. No experience necessary. This[...]
Dance it Off Aerobics 7:00 pm
Dance it Off Aerobics
Jan 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Group: Independent Groups DANCE-IT-OFF is for those who love to dance, both the beginners & experienced. This is a complete fitness program that incorporates cardiovascular, strength and flexibility training. Dances include movements from jazz, funk, hip-hop,[...]
20
Cold Weather Shelter Meal Prep 5:00 pm
Cold Weather Shelter Meal Prep
Jan 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Group: Cold Weather Shelter Heating up of meals for the CWS
21
Suburban Crossroads Counseling WFFRC 9:00 am
Suburban Crossroads Counseling WFFRC
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Group: Independent Groups
Feed My Sheep Community Meal 12:00 pm
Feed My Sheep Community Meal
Jan 21 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Group: Mission Leadership We offer a hot-meal to guests in the Wesley Freedom Community Life Center every Monday, Thursday, and Friday at noon. Servants from various churches and community organizations prepare and clean up. Until we[...]
Life Group: God’s Children With Children 6:30 pm
Life Group: God’s Children With Children
Jan 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Group: Life Group: God’s Children with Children This Life Group for parents of young children is for those ready to go deeper in their Spiritual Journey. Enjoy a time of fellowship/ relationship building and worship[...]
Dance it Off Aerobics 7:00 pm
Dance it Off Aerobics
Jan 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Group: Independent Groups DANCE-IT-OFF is for those who love to dance, both the beginners & experienced. This is a complete fitness program that incorporates cardiovascular, strength and flexibility training. Dances include movements from jazz, funk, hip-hop,[...]
22
Feed My Sheep Community Meal 12:00 pm
Feed My Sheep Community Meal
Jan 22 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Group: Mission Leadership We offer a hot-meal to guests in the Wesley Freedom Community Life Center every Monday, Thursday, and Friday at noon. Servants from various churches and community organizations prepare and clean up. Until we[...]
Never Alone NA Meeting 6:00 pm
Never Alone NA Meeting
Jan 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Group: Independent Groups A Friday Night narcotics anonymous group that is open and co-ed. 
23
South Carroll Food Pantry 8:30 am
South Carroll Food Pantry
Jan 23 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Group: South Carroll Food Pantry This ministry provides groceries to Carroll County families in need on a monthly basis.
24
Online Worship
Online Worship
Jan 24 all-day
Group: Worship Administration Join us online on our website, YouTube, Wesley Freedom App or Facebook. We have a Facebook watch party at 10 am on Sundays.  Videos are posted by 8 am on Sundays. Look[...]
Life Group: Parents of Kids in College 7:00 pm
Life Group: Parents of Kids in College
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Group: LG:Parents of Kids in College & Launching Lives This group is currently full, but if you are a parent of a college age young adult, please contact Pastor Ian to see if another group[...]
25
Feed My Sheep Community Meal 12:00 pm
Feed My Sheep Community Meal
Jan 25 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Group: Mission Leadership We offer a hot-meal to guests in the Wesley Freedom Community Life Center every Monday, Thursday, and Friday at noon. Servants from various churches and community organizations prepare and clean up. Until we[...]
Cub Scouts 6:00 pm
Cub Scouts
Jan 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Group: Cub Scouts Pack 719
AA: Eldersburg Into Action 8:00 pm
AA: Eldersburg Into Action
Jan 25 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Group: Independent Groups Alcoholics Anonymous is held weekly on Mondays beginning at 8 pm. Eldersburg Into Action is currently meeting in person at the Freedom Youth Center of Wesley Freedom UMC and also via zoom[...]
26
A.D.A.M. (A Day After Monday) 6:30 pm
A.D.A.M. (A Day After Monday)
Jan 26 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Group: A.D.A.M. (A Day After Monday) This group is a Bible Study for men. All men are invited to come and discover why the Bible is the greatest story ever told. No experience necessary. This[...]
Dance it Off Aerobics 7:00 pm
Dance it Off Aerobics
Jan 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Group: Independent Groups DANCE-IT-OFF is for those who love to dance, both the beginners & experienced. This is a complete fitness program that incorporates cardiovascular, strength and flexibility training. Dances include movements from jazz, funk, hip-hop,[...]
Our Healing Hearts 7:00 pm
Our Healing Hearts
Jan 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Group: Independent Groups Child loss to substance overdose is a unique and isolating situation. We are a grief support group, now meeting online, for any parent coping with this heartbreaking experience. Because we have been in your[...]
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28
Suburban Crossroads Counseling WFFRC 9:00 am
Suburban Crossroads Counseling WFFRC
Jan 28 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Group: Independent Groups
Feed My Sheep Community Meal 12:00 pm
Feed My Sheep Community Meal
Jan 28 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Group: Mission Leadership We offer a hot-meal to guests in the Wesley Freedom Community Life Center every Monday, Thursday, and Friday at noon. Servants from various churches and community organizations prepare and clean up. Until we[...]
Life Group: God’s Children With Children 6:30 pm
Life Group: God’s Children With Children
Jan 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Group: Life Group: God’s Children with Children This Life Group for parents of young children is for those ready to go deeper in their Spiritual Journey. Enjoy a time of fellowship/ relationship building and worship[...]
Dance it Off Aerobics 7:00 pm
Dance it Off Aerobics
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Group: Independent Groups DANCE-IT-OFF is for those who love to dance, both the beginners & experienced. This is a complete fitness program that incorporates cardiovascular, strength and flexibility training. Dances include movements from jazz, funk, hip-hop,[...]
29
Feed My Sheep Community Meal 12:00 pm
Feed My Sheep Community Meal
Jan 29 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Group: Mission Leadership We offer a hot-meal to guests in the Wesley Freedom Community Life Center every Monday, Thursday, and Friday at noon. Servants from various churches and community organizations prepare and clean up. Until we[...]
Never Alone NA Meeting 6:00 pm
Never Alone NA Meeting
Jan 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Group: Independent Groups A Friday Night narcotics anonymous group that is open and co-ed. 
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31
Online Worship
Online Worship
Jan 31 all-day
Group: Worship Administration Join us online on our website, YouTube, Wesley Freedom App or Facebook. We have a Facebook watch party at 10 am on Sundays.  Videos are posted by 8 am on Sundays. Look[...]
Life Group: Parents of Kids in College 7:00 pm
Life Group: Parents of Kids in College
Jan 31 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Group: LG:Parents of Kids in College & Launching Lives This group is currently full, but if you are a parent of a college age young adult, please contact Pastor Ian to see if another group[...]

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