During August we will be collecting school supplies to be donated for children who need them. There will be boxes at thw worship services to collect donations. Please donate new pencils, pencil cases or school boxes, wide-ruled notebook paper, compostion books, pocket folders, colored pencils, glue sticks, erasers, pencil sharpeners, scissors, rulers, boxed tissues, and index cards.

Church Events

Pastoral Installation

Sunday, September 9, 11:00 am: Installation of Pastor Gil Gulick

Weekly Events

Check the calendar and Tie Line for updates on weekly activities. The Schedule will be revised as we move into the new building.

Small Group Adult Bible Study

(Smith and Helwys Formations literature list of lessons by date)

Tuesdays, 7:00 pm, Google Hangout (

Wednesdays, 1:30 pm

Sunday Worship, 828 Wayne Avenue, Silver Spring

10:00-11:00 am Adult and Children's Bible Study
11:00-12:10 Worship Services

Music Rehearsal

Wednesdays, 6:15 pm, Handbells (suspended until next Fall)
Wednesdays, 7:00 pm, Choir at 828 Wayne Avenue (no rehearsals in August)

Mission Teams

Shepherd's Table: First Thursday each month, 5:30-7:30 pm, FBCSS team
Food Closet: Each Saturday, 10:00-12:00 am (four teams on rotation)

Office Hours

Tuesday-Friday, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

To get free updates about events going on at FBCSS, send a blank email to and join our mailing list. Details on special events can be obtained by calling the church office at (301) 754-1100.