Rev. Dr. Samuel Holdbrook-Smith

Rev. Dr. Samuel Holdbrook-Smith

Pastor-Teacher, Ryland Epworth United Methodist Church


“Ryland Epworth United Methodist is a Christ-centered community that develops and equips disciples to help others to become disciples of Jesus Christ.”

Weekly Bible Study

Ryland Epworth United Methodist invites both you and your family/friends to join us for our lively Tuesday evening Bible Study and Prayer Session! Every Tuesday @ 6:30 PM in the Library Lounge of the Education/Fellowship Building. Due to COVID-19, we are conducting our Bible Study online. Please contact Rev. Holdbrook-Smith at for more information.

Sunday Worship Service

Engaging Worship Experience Every Sunday from 9:30 am to 11:00 am


Ryland Epworth UMC is a small United Methodist Church serving the Hillcrest and Randle Highlands neighborhoods in Southeast Washington, D.C. It is located at the corner of Pennsylvania Ave SE and Branch Ave SE. Sunday Worship Services @9:30 AM.