2019 Cherish the Moments Marriage Retreat

June 28, 2019

It is finally here! The marriage retreat you always wanted! The 2019 Cherish the Moments Marriage Retreat is coming up in November to help you tune-up your marriages! Join us along with the East Friendship Baptist Church November 1 through 2 at the prestigious Hyatt Regency Golf and Spa Resort in Cambridge Maryland for $395 per couple. Make three payments of $131.67: The first payment…

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View our 2019 Annual Report

May 28, 2019
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Order your copy of this year’s Messiah!

December 18, 2018

You can order your copy of this year’s Messiah online: CDs for $20 and DVDs for $25 plus $5 Shipping and Handling. Orders will be available on January 6, 2019 for pick up only. Be sure to purchase your copy today!

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Dr. H. Beecher Hicks, Jr. Library Hours

June 25, 2018

Metropolitan Family, following our Official Opening in April, we are pleased to share hours of operation for the Dr. H. Beecher Hicks, Jr. Reading Library! The hours of operation are as follows: – Third Sunday of Each Month: 12 Noon – 1:30 PM – Tuesdays: 10 AM – Noon -Wednesdays: 10 AM – Noon; 5:30 PM…

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View our 2018 Annual Report

June 11, 2018
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MBC Women’s Ministry News!

March 2, 2018

The Metropolitan Baptist Church Women’s Ministry is excited about our brand new  “Sister to Sister ” newsletter and we invite you to join our mailing list.  This newsletter will come twice a month with ministry updates and announcements…all in one place.  We hope this new form of communication will keep down the amount of emails…

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E-giving Instructions

October 5, 2017

Metropolitan, we have an updated online giving platform! If you had an existing account, login with your username and password on our website or setup a new account. You can even text the word “funds” to 301-888-6225 to get a list of giving options and then text an amount to the desired fund. Mail your…

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Help for Caregivers: Handling Criticism While Caregiving

August 3, 2017

You have a lot of things to worry about; criticism and uninformed perspectives should not be one of them. This article brought to you by AARP should be a lot of help: http://bit.ly/1I8iuAX. There is a myriad of information about caregiving but who has the time to read it all? This is where the Metropolitan Caregivers Ministry can help.

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Purchase the Metropolitan Baptist Church’s History Book Online!

November 4, 2016

The MBC 150 History Book is now available for purchase online. The price is $75 plus $5 for shipping and handling. The book is also available for pickup and sale each Sunday after service. You may pick up or purchase your book in the church’s vestibule. Copies are going fast so get your book today!…

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Grieving Is Biblical

October 2, 2016

“Weep freely, share your anguish, your deep concern, but always with the joyful assurance that Je sus is with you. The Prince of Peace is with you,” said Dr. Bill Bright. “There is nothing wrong with tears. You miss loved ones who have gone away.  But you are not to weep as  one who has…

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May 2022 Announcements

May 11, 2022

Metropolitan, it’s time for our Church and Ministry announcements! Mother’s Day April Showers bring May flowers! Pastor Watson and the men of Metropolitan will honor all Motherson Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 8; and we’ll celebrate our church’s Anniversary on May 15. Dr. DanteWright will be our guest preacher. Marriage In partnership with the Emerge Young…

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April 2022 Announcements

April 2, 2022

Metropolitan, it’s time for our Church and Ministry announcements! It’s Passion Season and we will begin to open our doors for worship! PRAISE GOD! Listen carefully because A LOT is happening and changing this month! Pastors 7th Anniversary On April 3rd, we’ll start the month celebrating our Pastor’s 7th Anniversary with guestpreacher, Dr. Ralph Douglas…

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A Message From Our Pastor

April 2, 2022

Greetings Metropolitan! Our sanctuary will reopen for in-person worship on Palm Sunday, April 10, 2022! I know this is the information you all have been waiting to receive, and no one is happier than I! Metropolitan’s leadership and staff have exhausted every opportunity to incorporate safety measures into our return-to-worship experience: • We will begin…

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March 2022 Announcements

March 1, 2022

Metropolitan, it’s time for our Church and Ministry announcements! Thank You Metropolitan Family, THANK YOU for helping us to do it again by supporting our Annual Supper Bowl Food Drive! You over exceeded our expectations, providing over 3200 non-perishable food items for our We Are One Body Food Pantry and the Capital Area Food Bank! Your generous…

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February 2022 Announcements

February 1, 2022

Metropolitan, it’s time for our Church and Ministry announcements! Thank You Vanessa Thank you to artist, Vanessa Williams, for sharing 4 of her paintings with us during Black History Month. If you would like to purchase any of the 4 paintings pictured here, please contact her at artsongs28v@aol.com or look for VanessaRenee on social media!…

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A Message from Our Pastor

August 13, 2021

Metropolitan!I pray each of you is enjoying the summer and all of the joys it brings! I want to thank each and every one of you who expressed their love and care on my birthday! The cards, gifts, calls, texts and other expressions of love really warmed my heart! Metropolitan is the MOST CARING church…

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10th Annual Backpack School Supply Drive

August 12, 2021

The Christian Discipleship Council (CDC) is hosting our 10th Annual Backpack School Supply Drive during the months of August and September. For just $25.00, your donation will providea deserving student with a backpack full of school supplies. Our goal is to give away 600 Backpacks! Once again, we are proud to partner with William Paca Elementary School, where our very…

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A Message From Our Pastor

June 25, 2021

Congratulations to the Class of 2021! Graduates from Preschool and beyond, this is an exciting time in your lives. Not only did you excel and achieve your goals in the midst of a pandemic, but you’ve also been especially positioned to redefine what our “new normal” will become. As Dr. Seuss says, “Oh, the places…

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A Message From Our Pastor

June 18, 2021

Fathers, it’s our weekend!  One of my greatest joys is being a father, and now a grandfather – just call me “Pops!” It’s a great responsibility that comes with a host of joy-filled moments as we watch our young become adults.  Loving fathers are self-sacrificing, and they protect their children. Most importantly, they make sure…

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A Message From Our Pastor

June 5, 2021

Greetings Metropolitan,  The unofficial start of summer is here and our Church Leadership has a host of events planned for our members, friends, and guests.  Our COVID-19 Support Group begins tomorrow and is available to EVERYONE! The pandemic has affected us all – perhaps in ways, we don’t realize yet. Join Dr. Sherrill McMillan and her IAMA…

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Prayer Conference Call

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