Rev. Angela Flanagan is in her first year as Lead Pastor of Silver Spring UMC. She is excited by the vision and mission of Silver Spring UMC and looks forward to getting to know the congregation as we work together to serve all God’s people. She is particularly passionate about social justice advocacy, children’s ministry, and building community ties.
Rev. Angela is a graduate of Allegheny College in Meadville, PA where she double majored in Religious Studies and Spanish. She received her master’s of divinity degree along with a certificate in Latin American Studies from Vanderbilt Divinity School in Nashville, TN.
Fluent in Spanish, Rev. Angela has experience in bilingual ministry and has also served as a translator for mission journeys in Peru and Cuba. She enjoys cooking Mexican food, playing board games, traveling, and spending time with her family. Rev. Angela, her husband Danny, and their two daughters Sofia and Nadia are excited to be living in Woodside Park and getting to know their new Silver Spring community.