Welcome to the web site of Macedonia Baptist Church. Our mission is to fulfill the great commission; to win souls to Christ through worship, teaching, serving, nurturing, and stewardship for the advancement of God's Kingdom—"building God's Kingdom one soul at a time". Thank you for visiting and we pray that you will come back and visit us again soon or come and worship with us. Our doors swing on ´welcome´ hinges!
Please join Macedonia for Bible Study every Tuesday at 12:00 p.m. and every Wednesday at 7:30 p.m., starting with Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m.
Sunday School Union Service
The Sunday School Union Service will be held on Sunday, May 31st at 9:30 a.m. at Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church. Macedonia will have Worship Service at 8:00 a.m. only. The church van will depart Macedonia for Oak Grove immediately following 8:00 a.m. Worship Service.
Parents, is your youth graduating from High School or moving on to Kindergarten, Middle School or High School? If so, please see Sis. Roni King by Sunday, June 14, 2015, if you would like them to receive recognition for this milestone during Youth Sunday on June 28, 2015.
CDs & DVDs
CDs and DVDs of Worship Service are now available! CDs are $3 each; DVDs are $5 each; and CD/DVD Sets (1 CD and 1 DVD) are $7 each. To place your order, please see Deacon Rick Spruill or click here for an order form.
Missions Team Anniversary 2015
On March 8th, the Missions Team Ministry celebrated its Anniversary. Rev. David Emmanuel Goatley, Ph. D, the Executive-Treasurer of Lott Carey, was the guest speaker. The Missions Team received a special presentation from the Masons of Roscoe C. Cartwright Lodge 129 of Accokeek, Maryland.
Become A ´Year Up´ Professional
Year Up is a free, one-year, intensive training program that empowers low-income young adults to succeed in professional careers and higher education. Year Up offers:
- six months professional training in IT, Finance or Customer Service;
- six months corporate internship with a respected company; up to 24 college credits;
- weekly educational stipend throughout the program;
- and guidance and support from a staff advisor and professional mentor.
An estimated 85% of Year Up graduates are employed or attending college full-time within four months of completing the program. Those employed earn an average starting salary of $15 per hour ($30,000 per year for salaried employees). Applicants must be:
- 18-24 years old;
- a high school graduate or GED recipient;
- of low to moderate income;
- a U.S. Citizen, permanent resident or have an employment authorization card;
- available 5 days a week (Monday-Friday) for the full year of the program;
- and highly motivated to learn new technical and professional skills.
For more information, visit www.yearup.org/for-students.
Father's Day Recognition
For Father's Day this year, we are going to take a trip down Memory Lane by creating and showing a Father's Day Slideshow during service on Sunday, June 21st. If you would like to take part in this video gram, please send or submit 2-3 pictures of you/your child/children with your/their father, stepfather, grandfather, uncle, or any other father figure in your/their lives (i.e. birthday parties, graduation, trips, etc.). Email digital photos to Sis. Roni King at firstname.lastname@example.org or if you have older photos please bring them to service on Sunday, May 24th and we will scan and return them immediately after service. Photo deadline is Sunday May 31st. If you have any questions, please see Sis. Roni King or Sis. Alexis Jackson.
21st Baptist World Congress
Members of the Lott Carey network will be participating in the 21st Baptist World Congress in Durban, South Africa, Wednesday, July 22nd through Sunday, July 26th. There are a limited number of spaces remaining to attend the Congress and to visit Cape Town for a justice pilgrimage to Robben Island, where former South African President Nelson Mandela was imprisoned, and St. George's Cathedral, "The People's Cathedral" where Bishop Desmond Tutu was enthroned as the first black African Archbishop. If you desire to travel with the Lott Carey delegation, contact Rev. Dawn M. Sanders, Director of Missional Programs, at email@example.com or (301)429-3300 ext. 13.
Potomac River Bible Institute
The Potomac River Bible Institute (1710 Sansbury Road, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774) is currently offering classes through May 26th. Classes will meet every Tuesday evening from 6:30 p.m.-8:50 p.m. The cost of the textbook for each class is no more than $21. For a list of classes, please see Sis. Sinthea Myrick-Kelly. If you have questions, please contact Dr. Matthews at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please join the Forever Faithful Ministry every Monday at 10:30 a.m. as they serve residents of Fort Washington Health & Rehabilitation Center (located at 12021 Livingston Road, Fort Washington, MD 20744). For additional information, please see Trustee Charles Bland.
Want to see what the members of Macedonia Baptist Church have been up to? Visit the Photo Gallery!