Announcements for the Week of September-24-2017

Announcements for the Week 


Children & Youth Ministry

All Youth between the ages of 3-18 are cordially invited to join us for some Harvest Fun on Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 12pm – 4pm for our annual Fall Festival. So, come on out and join us! For more information, please pick up a flier in the vestibule or contact Clara Clemons at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Pre-Marital Class

Are you engaged to be married? If so, we invite you to join us for the Fall Pre-Marital session that will begin on October 2, 2017 at 7:00pm. Please contact Jermaine and Nicole Coleman at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register. PLEASE NOTE: For those who are planning to be married at MPBC and/or by one of the Ministers, the Pre-Marital class is a prerequisite. Please keep the announcement in the bulletin through October 1, 2017.

Socio-Economic & Empowerment Ministry ~ Walk for the Cure

On Friday, October 13th MPBC will be “Walking for a Cure” at the Lymphoma and Leukemia Society’s Light the Night walk event! Registration to join the MPBC team will begin Sunday, August 6th through September. Please visit the registration table in the lobby for more info on the Light the Night Walk; as well as, the Health Explosion weekend. Sign-ups will be available for the health screenings and/or a blood donation with the American Red Cross! We invite you to show support to those battling blood cancers by joining our walk team or by making a tax deductible donation to the Lymphoma & Leukemia Society.

Music & Arts ~ Dancers of Faith Ministry

Praise the lord with the dance... Psalms 149:3 The Dancers of Faith are looking for dedicated Men and Women to become a part of this dynamic ministry. No experience needed- just a desire to love, serve and worship our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ through movement. There will be an informational meeting on Monday, September 25th at 7:00pm in the Fellowship Hall. All current dance ministry members should plan to attend and new members are welcome. We welcome you to come out get involved and just like with all you might! For more information contact Sharon Robinson at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 703-586-0713

Fairfax County Care Group Cook-Out

When: Saturday, October 14, 2017. Where: MPBC Church Grounds. Time: 1pm - 3pm. This will be a time of food, fun and fellowship! Please see the flyers in the lobby for more details. For more information, please contact Deacons Michael & Rhonda Thurman at 703-834-2910.

Socio-Economic Empowerment Ministry ~ Health Explosion Event

Our Annual Health Explosion will be held Saturday, September 30th - Sunday, October 1st. This year's Health Explosion will offer two (2) Fun-Filled days of Physical & Mental Health activities and sessions! Bring the entire family and invite others. Saturday activities include Inflatable Obstacle Course, Basketball Hot Shot, Soccer Dribbling & Football Toss Challenges along with Live Music & Fitness Stages, Counseling and Positive Self Image Sessions. Learn new Line Dances and more. FUN FOR ALL AGES. Sunday - dress in gear to support your favorite school, organization, ministry or sports team as we worship and feed our spirit and soul. Then visit the Health Fair featuring local healthcare professionals for Dental exams, Vision & Hearing Screenings, Prostate Screenings and Mental Health & Well Being Sessions on Breast Cancer, Diabetes & Other Illnesses, Influenza, Abuse, Divorce, Youth Self Image, Healthy Eating and more...Flu Shots available too - bring your insurance card or discuss small payment. Can't wait to see you there as we are “Taking It To The Next Level: Mind, Body & Soul.” Event Schedule: Saturday, September 30th: 9am-12pm and Sunday, October 1st: 8:30am-1:30pm. Scripture (1 Thess. 5:23)

Special Note: Wednesday Morning Prayer Line

Please join us every Wednesday morning at 7:00am (10-15 mins) for prayer. If you would like to participate in the prayer call, please dial 1-712 -770-4160; and enter the participate code: 144097.

It's Here! Announcing the Launch of our New Online Giving Capabilities

Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ has blessed Mount Pleasant Baptist Church with new ways you can support the great ministry work we are doing together through giving. You can give faithfully (24/7) and securely, using your mobile device, via text message or continue to give using our website. You will immediately receive a confirmation of your donation and you can access and print your contribution statement any time. The new online giving capability will also be available on “The City”, MPBC’s application that allows us to interact as a church family. Please visit the website at to learn more. “Every man shall give as he is able, according to the blessing of the Lord your God which He has given you.” Deuteronomy 16:17 NKJV”

Recurring Announcements


New Members Orientation

New Members Orientation is scheduled on every 2nd & 4th Saturday of every month.  Please contact the Education Office on Ext 118, if you plan to attend.


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Weekly Information Guide


Mount Pleasant Baptist Church

Weekly Information Guide

September 24, 2017


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Sunday Sermons


Sunday Service

 10:30 A.M.  



Dr. David Emmanuel Goatley

Executive Secretary ~ Treasurer Lott Cary International Office

Landover, Maryland 


Pastor Donalson’s 2017 Preaching Engagements


Sunday, October 15, 2017 @ 3:30pm

First Baptist Church of Guilford

7504 Oakland Mills Road

Columbia, Maryland

Guest Speaker: Rev. Dr. Kevin E. Donalson, Sr.

Ushers Anniversary (Participants are to arrive by 3:00pm)