Ascension has a number of groups that meet for social, outreach, spiritual or educational activities. Connecting with a group can make a big church feel intimate, and can provide you with an opportunity to make friends and support one another.

Wednesday Morning Study Group

Read a book, study the Bible, ask honest questions with this intergenerational group, every Wednesday from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.

Ascension’s Adventure Group

Organizes regular hikes at various levels of difficulty. Check the Events calendar for upcoming outings.

Ascension Choir

Ascension is blessed with a fine choir of over 20 singers, the Ascension Choir, an all-volunteer groups of adults. The Ascension Choir practices each Thursday evening during the program year (September through early June) from 7:45 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., and sings at the 10:00 a.m. service.

Education for Ministry Classes

Ascension offers this enlightening four-year course in theology and the Bible on Tuesday evenings at 7:00 pm. But it’s more than a class, it builds a community through shared meals and prayer. Contact David Mitchell or Rebecca Smith-Kevern.

Living with Serius Illness

Meets the second Monday of each month for a brown bag lunch at 11:30 a.m. for discussion, fellowship and prayer among those living with cancer and those who love them. Contact Javier Ocampo at 301-948-0122, ext 12.