A quick look at meetings and rehearsals this week. 

No Meetings or rehearsals


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.

Attention Women: We are inviting all women to come out and sing on the women’s day choir. The dates are – Friday, Sept. 20, Tuesday, Sept. 24 and Friday, Oct. 4, 2019.  The rehearsals will start at 7:00pm.


Saturday, August 10, 10am—3pm Gideon’s Chosen and God’s Girls are sponsoring a end-of-summer pool party at Villages of Parkland. Book bags stuffed with school supplies will be distributed.

Sunday, August 11, 3:30pm & Monday, August 12 – Wednesday 14, 7:30pm Pastor Freddie Davis is the guest preacher at Mt. Hope Missionary Baptist Church, 8725 Gilroy Road, Nanjemoy, MD, for their Annual Fall Revival.

Prayer, Praise & Bible Institute on break.

Thursday, August 13, 12noon Noonday Prayer & Praise Service

Sunday, August 18, 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.

Sunday, August 18, 9:30am Rev. Connie Gore is the guest preacher of Pastor Melvin Mack and the Rafting Creek Baptist Church for their Women’s Day service. 3860 N. Kings Highway, Rembert, SC 29128.


Monday, September 2 Labor Day. Church Office Closed.

Saturday, September 14, 4:00pm The Initial Sermons of Trustee Christine Alston and Deacon Steven Norris. All are invited to attend. All are also encouraged to keep them in prayer.


SAVE THE DATE: Sunday, October 6 Women’s Day 2019 – Our guest preacher is the Reverend Dr. Jacquelyn Grant, author of “White Women’s Christ, Black Women’s Jesus” and Distinguished Professor of Systematic Theology at the Interdenominational Theological Center (ITC) in Atlanta, GA. The 2019 Women’s Day colors are white, accessorized with your color of choice. Start inviting your friends NOW. Theme: “Women Walking and Serving in the Freedom of Christ” Galatians 5:1 (ESV)

Sunday, October 6, 3pm Pastor Freddie Davis and Pilgrim Rest are the guest of Second New St. Paul Baptist Church, 2400 Franklin Street, NE, for their Mortgage Burning Service.

SAVE THE DATE: Saturday, October 26, 2019 American Cancer Society Making Strides Walk. More details to follow.