Altar Flowers

Flowers for the Altar:

Order altar flowers in memory or in honor of a loved one to be seen by all on the altar on the Sunday of your choice. Flowers cost $90 per Sunday for a standard arrangement. You can pay via credit card, check or cash at the Welcome Center, or online under the altar flower gift line item. Please purchase the flower arrangement at least 10 days in advance of the Sunday you would like them displayed.

If you have any questions or concerns please reach out to Jasper Travis at 202-332-4010.

Email your request to Use the subject line "altar flower request. "Include the following information.

  • Your name and contact number
  • Date you would like to have the flowers in worship
  • Names of those for whom the flowers have been purchased
  • What note you would like included in the bulliten (samples below)

Please note that a staff person will reach out to you to confirm your request for flowers. If you do not hear from someone within 3 days, please call the Welcome Desk to ensure that your request has been received and the date you wish has been reserved for you. If this is a last minute request for this coming Sunday you must call the office to make the order.

Sample Bulletin Wording - the below form asks you to provide wording that you would like to see in the bulletin to accompany your purchase of altar flowers. Below are some examples to help you:
    - Today's altar flowers are provided by John Smith in honor of Mary Smith on her 85th birthday.
    - Today's altar flowers are provided in honor of the Walk-in Mission for all of their hard work.
    - Today's altar flowers are provided by John Smith in memory of his parents Sarah and Bob Smith for what would have been their 75th wedding anniversary.