The Bethesda Jewish Congregation is a liberal congregation that draws on teachings from several of the major Jewish…More movements. This congregation shares its Bradley Boulevard location with the Bradley Hills Presbyterian Church, and the two communities often engage in interfaith dialogue and service activities. Social action is emphasized at the congregation, which supports local causes including Bethesda Cares, A Wider Circle, Habitat for Humanity and the Potomac Conservancy. The congregation also supports a joint Palestinian-Jewish school in Israel and the Jewish community in Cuba.
Bethesda United Methodist Church 8300 Old Georgetown Rd, Bethesda, MD20814 The Bethesda United Methodist Church is located along Old Georgetown Road, one of Bethesda's major thoroughfares. The…More church community of about 500 congregants got its start around 1951. Its motto of "wash more feet" is indicative of its commitment to an attitude of service and commitment to the Christian faith. BUMC parishioners also make it a point to get involved with the community, often participating in service projects for youth and adults for causes such as Habitat for Humanity.
Bethesda United Church of Christ 10010 Fernwood Rd, Bethesda, MD20817 The Bethesda United Church of Christ, located at the corner of Fernwood Road and Democracy Boulevard, was founded…More in 1961. The church community provides education and study opportunities for children, youth and adults, has a choir and regularly engages in community-service activities. BUCC lends a hand with community charities including Habitat for Humanity, Bethesda Cares, Bethesda Help and the National Center for Children and Families. On Thursdays, a popular farmer's market sets up shop in the church parking lot. And though it is not affiliated with the church, the Glenbrook Cooperative Nursery School is housed there as well.