Clinton celebrates anniversary of her Washington church

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The President and Mrs. Clinton leave Foundry United Methodist Church in Washington, D.C., August 16th 1998. With his historic grand jury questioning just hours away, President Clinton had one final day Sunday to refine testimony in which he may admit to a sexual relationship with Monica Lewinsky. (photo by Dave Tracy)
01/25/98 - Foundry United Methodist Church, 16th St., NW President and Mrs. Clinton leave Foundry United Methodist Church after attending the 11am service. - Photo By Tracy A. Woodward TWP (Photo by Tracy A. Woodward/The Washington Post/Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - JANUARY 25: President Bill Clinton and Hillary Rodham Clinton attending the United Foundry Methodist Church in Washington. (Photo by Harry Hamburg/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, : US President Bill Clinton and First Lady Hillary wave to reporters as they leave United Foundry Methodist Church 12 June 1994. Clinton is due to receive Japanese Emperor Akihito 13 June at the White House. (Photo credit should read JOSHUA ROBERTS/AFP/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, : US President Bill Clinton puts his hand on Hillary after attending Sunday services at New Foundry Methodist Church in Washington DC, 17 March. President Clinton will attend the Youth Leadership Dinner of the United Jewish Appeal later in the day. AFP PHOTO Chris KLEPONIS (Photo credit should read CHRIS KLEPONIS/AFP/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 16: US President Bill Clinton and First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton leave Foundry United Methodist Church in Washington, DC after services 16 August to return to the White House. President Clinton and his legal advisors are continuing to prepare for his 17 August testimony to the grand jury investigating the relationship between Clinton and former White House intern Monica Lewinsky. AFP PHOTO George BRIDGES (Photo credit should read GEORGE BRIDGES/AFP/Getty Images)
08/16/98 - Photographer: Shawn Thew-TWP. Foundry United Methodist Church, 16th+P, NW. After attending the 11:00AM service at Foundry United Methodist Church in North West DC, President Clinton waves to a gathering of onlookers. (Photo by Shawn Thew/The Washington Post/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, : US President Bill Clinton waves his Bible followinn a church service at Foundry United Methodist Church 09 July 2000 in Washington, DC. Clinton will be hosting Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak and Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat at Camp David, outside Washington, for talks set to open 11 July 2000. AFP PHOTO/Manny CENETA (Photo credit should read MANNY CENETA/AFP/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton is helping to celebrate the 200th anniversary of a Methodist church where her family attended services during Bill Clinton's presidency.

The Democratic presidential candidate says on Sunday Foundry United Methodist Church was a place where her family could worship in Washington outside the commotion of daily White House life.

She says at the church, "We were not the first family. We were just our family."

She was joined by husband Bill Clinton and daughter Chelsea Clinton.

It comes as Clinton's campaign has struggled with questions about her use of a private email server and a challenge from Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders.

Clinton says scripture teaches the need to make it possible for people to discover and use their gifts from God and live up to their potential.

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