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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Congratulations to Dr. Gerald Weatherspoon!

August 18, 2016

Dr. Gerald L. R. Weatherspoon is the newly elected Chair for the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at George Mason University (Fairfax, VA). He has served as Associate Chair for the past seven years. In 2002, he became the first African-American tenured in science and engineering at the university, as well in a chemistry department…

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Congratulations to Dr. Courtney Fitzhugh

July 24, 2016

Courtney Fitzhugh, MD has accepted the offer of clinical tenure-track investigator in the Sickle Cell Branch within the Division of Intramural Research at the NIH.  In this capacity, she will be responsible for maintaining and expanding her diverse translational research program. Within this role, Dr. Fitzhugh will add to and lead a team of researchers…

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INCLEMENT WEATHER NOTIFICATIONS

January 16, 2016

In the case of inclement weather please check ABC WJLA Channel 7, CBS WUSA Channel 9 and NBC Channel 4 for possible Church Service/Meeting delays or cancellations.

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A Message from Servant BJ Brooks

September 6, 2022

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord,“plans to prosper you and not harm you, plans to give you a hope and a future.”~Jeremiah 29:11 September 5, 2022 Dear Metropolitan Family, Armed with worship, prayer, fasting, and study, we are trusting God to guide us through the search and election of…

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September 2022 Announcements

September 1, 2022

Upcoming Worship On September 4, Dr. Maurice Watson will mount Metropolitan’s pulpit to preach his final sermon as our Senior Servant. Join us for worship and then stop by a farewell reception as we show Pastor and Mrs. Watson how much Metropolitan cares for them. Come say thanks and offer your well wishes. Pastor and…

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MBC NEWS

August 15, 2022

Congratulations Dr. Maurice Watson Dr. Maurice Watson, Senior Servant of Metropolitan Baptist Church in Largo, MD, announces his Call to The Second Baptist Church in Little Rock, AR. Pastor and People prepare for new God-appointed blessings and opportunities. Youtube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZKdt-QAVSI8

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August 2022 Announcements

August 1, 2022

Upcoming Worship Summer’s here and we want you to wear your “church casual” attire for Worship! While many ministries are on hiatus in August, we want you to begin thinking about your spiritual gifts and how you will serve in ministry at MBC beginning in the fall! All Ministries Day will be here soon and…

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July 2022 Announcements

July 27, 2022

Upcoming Worship Summer’s here and we want you to wear your “church casual” attire for Worship! Worship at Metropolitan is at 10 AM ET on Sundays! Join us in person or online! You can worship  with us again at 1 PM ET, on Zoom. Then at 6:30 PM ET, tune into praisedc.com, 104.1 FM, to…

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Sarah G. S. Horne 100th Birthday Celebration

June 17, 2022

Greetings!  Our Mom, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother will celebrate her 100th Birthday on 28 June. Below is information on the celebration. The goal is for her to receive 100 Birthday cards so…please share the attached with your Family, Friends, Ministries, Organizations, and/or Groups.   THANK YOU, The Family of Sarah G. S. Horne

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June 2022 Announcements

June 1, 2022

Upcoming Worship Summer’s here and we want you to wear your “church casual” attire for Worship in June! Join us as we celebrate Youth Sunday and the birthday of our beloved Senior Servant Emeritus, Dr. H. Beecher Hicks Jr. on June 12. Brother Ricardo Roberts III will share a message sure to encourage our youth.…

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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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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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