Our mission at St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.

Thank you for visiting our website. We hope you find it helpful as you seek information about our church community. Below  are some helpful links to get you started:

To view our weekly online worship services and to find out more about St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church, please visit our worship page. 

We currently hold two in-person services every Sunday, a 9 a.m outdoor service (weather permitting) and an 11 a.m. indoor service, reservations required.

For complete information and the reservation link for our 11 a.m indoor worship,  please visit our worship page 

To support St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church in Burke, Va., and the more than 20 local, national and international ministries it supports, please visit our Giving Page. 

How to learn more about St. Stephen’s Church

  • Visit our Worship page for more about our different services

  • Visit our New Here? page for more information for new visitors and guests.

  • Interested in serving others? Visit our Serve page and our Caring page for lists of ways you can get involved.

  • Do you have children? Visit our Next Generation page for information about our ministries for children, youth, and young adults.

  • Visit  the Our Pastors page to learn about the St. Stephen’s pastoral staff. We also have a list of Our Staff.

  • Contact us if you would like more information.

Online Contact Form


The Scroll, The Official Newsletter of St. Stephen's Church

Read The Summer  Scroll

You can download a PDF of the Scroll by visiting  www.ststephensfairfax.org/the-scroll 

The PDF version includes clickable links on nearly every item in the 16-page booklet. The St. Stephen’s Communications Department created the new edition and welcomes your feedback.

Click here to share your thoughts and what you would like to see included in upcoming Scrolls.

Thank you to all the groups and individuals who contributed to the new Scroll. Thank you also to the volunteer St. Stephen’s Photo Ministry and church Communications Committee for their support.

All submissions for the Fall Scroll, which is scheduled  to be published in mid to late August, are due July 25, 2021. Please contact our communications ministry for more info on submitting announcements and stories. 

To view PDFs of other recent  Scrolls, please visit www.ststephensfairfax.org/the-scroll 

Getting to St. Stephen’s

St. Stephen’s United Methodist is conveniently  located at 9203 Braddock Road in Burke, Va.,  between the Capital Beltway and George Mason University.   Click here for directions.   Ample free parking is available.

Access

St. Stephen’s is an inclusive and accessible church.  In some services, volunteer ASL translators may be available. For more information visit our Frequently Asked Question page

Who are the pastors and how can I meet them?

Rev. Rob Robertson

Our Senior Pastor is the Rev. Rob Robertson (‘Pastor Rob’). Our Associate Pastors are Rev. Jiyeon Kim (‘Pastor Jiyeon’) who serves as the Associate Pastor for Children and Connecting with New People; and Rev. FOrrest Teague (‘Pastor Forrest’) who serves as the Associate Pastor for Youth and Outreach.  To learn  more visit About Our Pastors.

Pastor Forrest

How do I become a member of St. Stephen’s?

Perspective members are invited to  “Starting Point” lunches,  held every 6 to 8 weeks, immediately following the 11 a.m. worship service.  You’ll have a chance to talk about your specific spiritual journey and where St. Stephen’s can be a part. For more information visit our Frequently Asked Question page

Pastor Jiyeon

Children are always welcomed at St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church.  In worship, they are specifically included as much as possible. Childcare is available at all services, but children are welcome during every service. For more information visit our Frequently Asked Question page

Also, St. Stephen’s has other excellent preschool, children and youth ministries.