A quick look at meetings and rehearsals this week. 

Monday, May 13 
7:00pm: MIS Dance Rehearsal
Tuesday, May14
7:00pm: VOP Choir Rehearsal
Thursday, May 16
7:30pm: Men’s Day Rehearsal

The Better Way Program phone number (202) 396-4289 or (202) 396-4290 and fax number (202) 396-4877.

REMINDER FROM THE USHERS: There will be no Entry or Re-entry down the Center Aisle, once the Minister steps to the Podium in the Pulpit to deliver the Sermon.  EVERYONE must use side doors please. Thank you

ATTENTION MEMBERS: LOOKING FOR COOKS. If you are interested in joining the Culinary Ministry, please contact Sister LaVerne Baptist on 202-213-9320 or fill out the Sign-Up for Ministry Form in the vestibule and place in the box.

The 2019 PRBC Scholarship Applications were emailed to all students April 1st.  Hard copies are available on the table in the lobby. Applications are due Sunday, June 30, 2019.  Please adhere to the deadline dates for submitting applications.  If you have questions contact a member of the scholarship committee.

SAVE THE DATE: Saturday, July 13, 2019. ANNUAL CHURCH PICNIC. More details to follow.

 July 22 – 27 Trip to Niagara Falls & Toronto Canada sponsored by the Pastor’s Aid Ministry. There are still seats available for July 22-27. Please contact Oris Johnson and Rachel Morrison. ***Please note you must have a US Passport or a US Passport Card. For more information go to


Sunday, May 12 Mother’s Day Breakfast following the 7:45am Service.

Tuesday, May 14 PRBC Fitness Challenge.

Wednesday, May 15, 7pm PRAYER, PRAISE & BIBLE INSTITUTE resumes.

Thursday, May 16, 12noon NOONDAY PRAYER & PRAISE SERVICE.

Saturday, May 18, 11am Ordination, Consecration and Dedication Service. Pastor Be Louis Colleton and the Shiloh Baptist Church will be our guest. Pastor Davis encourages all persons who have satisfactorily participated in and completed the Wednesday or Saturday “Leadership Training/Understanding Your Calling” classes to begin now inviting your family and friends to your Ordination, Consecration, and Dedication Service. For your convenience, flyers and invitation letters are available in the clerical office. In consideration of others, please only take as many flyers and letters as you actually intend to distribute. You don’t need flyers to invite your own church members. If you wish to received the flyer and letter in electronic form, you may add your name to the request list.

Sunday, May 19, Both Services & Monday, May 20 – Wednesday, May 22, 7pm Spring Revival. Our guest Preacher is the Rev. Talmadge J. Thomas, Pastor, City of Zion, The Mount Zion Church, Toledo, OH.  

Sunday, May 19, Both Services BABY DEDICATION: To have your child dedicated, please complete a Baby Dedication Form & place it in “The Box” one week prior to the Dedication. Forms can be found in the vestibule.

Monday, May 27 Memorial Day. Church Office Closed.

Friday, May 31  The Seniors Ministry is sponsoring an outing to the “Museum of the Bible”.  The cost is $13.00 per person.  Please sign up in the vestibule. We will depart the church at 9:00 am.  For additional information contact Mary Allen or Carol Poole.


Sunday, June 2, Both Services Annual Men’s Day. More details to come.

Sunday, June 9, 3:30pm Annual Nurses’ Day. Guest Preacher: Rev. Nathaniel Benjamin and the Second New St. Paul Baptist Church.

Saturday, June 15, 2:30pm – 7:00pm God’s Girls Father-Daughter Day. God’s Girls Ministry invites girls ages 4 to 11 along with their father or father figure out for a day at a Washington Nationals Baseball game.  Girls are also welcome to attend without their father.  We will enjoy pizza, soda & cupcakes at the ballpark before the game, have a photo opportunity with the mascot, and greeting on the jumbo screen during the game.  Cost is $20.00 per person.  Please sign-up on the youth bulletin board.


Thursday, July 4 Independence Day, Church Closed.


NEW DATE: Saturday, August 3, Annual Family & Friends Day. More information to come.


Monday, September 2 Labor Day. Church Office Closed.