Sligo Homecoming promises to be a weekend to remember. We welcome all our former, current and especially, our future members, to come and be a part of this wonderful, worshipful event.

Featured Speaker

Elder Ron Halvorsen Jr.

Ohio Conference President and former Senior Pastor for Sligo Seventh-day Adventist Church

Ron Halvorsen, Jr. is the President of the Ohio Conference of Seventh-day Adventists. He came to this post with many years of pastoral experience on secondary and university campuses. These include Keene SDA Church on the campus of Southwestern Adventist University, Mount Ellis Academy, Sligo SDA Church on the campus of Washington Adventist University and College View Church on the Campus of Union College. Ron is married to Buffy Vercio who is a Pastor and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She has served alongside him since they entered ministry 30 years ago. They have two grown children who are married and one grandson.



Featured Artists

Point of Grace

11am Service and FREE 6pm Evening Concert

Point of Grace has had a career 13 albums deep, punctuated with 27 #1 songs, 13 Dove Awards, two GRAMMY nominations, career album sales in excess of 7 million with multiple Platinum and Gold certifications, making them one of the Top 10 best-selling artists in the history of Contemporary Christian music. 





International Luncheon

Following Second Service in the Takoma Academy Gymnasium - available to all service attendees with a provided Sligo Sticker.

Everyone looks forward to our International Luncheon. Our wonderful cooks from around the world share their culinary talents with our members and guests in a way that will surely have us walking away fully blessed. 


Annual Tennis Tournament

Each year members of Sligo and players from the community challenge each other in a battle of Tennis Rackets. Don't miss this tournament, Sunday morning Aug 7th. 

Join us for the ANNUAL Sligo Homecoming Open!




Sunday August 7, from 8:00 AM to noon (players need to arrive by 7:30)

Place – University of MD College Park behind Cole Field House (outdoors)

Admission to watch the games is FREE

Registration fee to PLAY – Singles $50; Doubles $75

Balls will be provided, but you will need to provide your own drinks

Trophies will be awarded at the close of the tournament.

Players will be seeded at random and not according to ability.

If you have any questions you may call 301-270-6777 from 9-5 M-Th and 9-12 on Friday and ask to speak with Kathleen 


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