Saturday, May 8, 2021

This Week @ Hughes!

 Worship at Hughes every Sunday at 11am via Facebook Live or Zoom!

Zoom Access Information


Call 646-876-9923 
Meeting ID: 580 158 070
Meeting ID is required but no password is required for teleconferencing

Upcoming Events

  • Tuesday, May 11th (Noon - 1pm) Free Community Meal  

  • Saturday, May 15th (10am - Noon) Church Council Meeting  

  • Saturday, June 5th (1pm - 3pm) Distribution of the Holy Communion Elements (More details below)

  • Saturday, June 12th (Noon - 4pm) Church-wide Spiritual Retreat

  • Sunday, June 27th (Noon - 1pm) Summer Congregational Meeting

31-Day Prayer Challenge (May 2021)

Greetings Hughes Family,

Prayer is powerful and it is the most potent spiritual weapon we have to bring about transformation in our lives, in our church and in our community. I am encouraging you to join me on a 31-Day Prayer Challenge that will take place throughout the month of May. You can pray at the time best suited for you each day. The flyer and registration link are below. Once you register you will receive information that explains the 31-Day Prayer Challenge in detail.

Strategic Discipleship Plan

Click on this link to view ===> Strategic Discipleship Plan


The Spring issue of Hi-Lites is below:

Click on this link to view ==> April 2021 Hi-Lites

PTDC Partners Luncheon

Checkout the Project Transformation DC Partners Virtual Luncheon as we prepare to host PTDC Summer Camp at Hughes.

Click on this link to view ==> PTDC Partners Luncheon

Holy Communion Distribution - June 5, 2021

Our lay leader, Sis. Valerie Shade will distribute the Holy Communion elements at the church in preparation for our Sunday, June 6th virtual Holy Communion worship service. If you prefer, contact Pastor Paul and he will deliver the Holy Communion elements to your home. 

Covid-19 Vaccination Resources

1. Veterans Only (No waiting)
Veterans Administration - (202) 745-4342
2. Mass Vaccination Sites (Six Flags & M&T Bank Stadium)
(855) 634-6829
3. Washington DC Residents can pre-register for the vaccine online at You can also call the call center at 1-855-363-0333 from 8am-4pm on Sunday-Friday and 8am-7pm on Saturday.
4. Adventist Healthcare:
6. Prince George's County Vaccination Registration: 
7. Vaccine Hunters:  or (240) 487-9453          
9. Washington, D.C. Vaccine Registration:
11. Maryland-Find a vaccine site near you and register for COVID-19 vaccine:        or 
The Maryland Department of Health (MDH) and the Maryland Department of Aging (MDOA)

COVID-19 Vaccination Support Center at 1-855-MDGOVAX (1-855-634-6829)

The COVID-19 Vaccine Registration Hotline is live for seniors and others who need assistance with pre-registering for a vaccine appointment. To access the hotline, dial 311 and press #. Only those who need assistance with pre-registering should call the hotline.

Funeral Costs for Covid-19 Related Deaths

In early April, FEMA will begin providing financial assistance for funeral expenses incurred after Jan. 20, 2020 for deaths related to coronavirus (COVID-19) to help ease some of the financial stress and burden caused by the pandemic. FEMA is now moving rapidly to implement this funeral assistance program nationwide. To find out if you qualify, view the COVID-19 funeral assistance program policy.

Vision Map

Our denomination is at an important crossword. Please read the vision map on this website and comment.

Dismantling Racism

This is a dismantling racism devotion from Bishop Easterling.

May Anniversaries

  • Clarence and Tanesua Williams - May 3rd (13 years)

May Birthdays

  • Tonya Mathis - May 2nd
  • Winifred Stanford - May 2nd
  • Daisha Walston - May 2nd
  • Wanda Addison - May 5th
  • Will Lewis - May 8th
  • Paul "Wesley" Johnson II - May 9th
  • India Parson - May 9th
  • Steven Williams - May 11th
  • Kathy Best - May 13th
  • Rachel Johnson - May 17th
  • Vincent Key - May 19th
  • Diana Tynes - May 24th
  • Jackie Brown - May 25th
  • Bernard Orr - May 25th
Prayers of Growth
  • Pray that we will reach at least one new disciple for Christ this week
  • Pray that our Strategic Planning Process will be fruitful

Prayers of Comfort

  • Family of Kathleen Crestwell
  • Kevin Petty and the family of Gwendolyn Petty
  • Mary Williams and the family of Robert Williams, Jr.
  • Greta Chambers and the family of Jacqueline Eley

Prayers of Joy

  • Birth of McKenna Elane Allen (Rita Watkins granddaughter)

Prayers of Healing

  • Dorothy Anderson
  • Joseph Bailey, Jr.
  • Jacqueline Burnette
  • Glenda Hall
  • Steven Hamlin
  • Wesley Hoover
  • Delores Jones
  • Carmen Mosby
  • Carleen Murray
  • Jeanette Orr
  • Kathyrn Smith 
  • Rubye Smith
  • Winifred Stanford
  • Constance Tynes
  • Reginald Watkins
  • Julius Williams, Sr.

This Week @ Hughes!

  Worship at Hughes every Sunday at 11am via Facebook Live or Zoom! Zoom Access Information Videoconferencing Video Link (includes password)...