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Organized in 1877, the District of Columbia Baptist Convention (DCBC) consists of more than 150 churches in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia.
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JBCC Meals for KidsWhen: May 30, 2015
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Baptist Women Ministries Retreat When: May 30, 2015 at 08:30 am
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BETA Conference (LifeWay Event)When: May 31, 2015 at 08:00 pm
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Johenning Advisory CouncilWhen: June 6, 2015
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Empowering Congregations


  • Congregational Resources
  • Training
  • College of Prayer

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Equipping Leaders


  • Ministry Resources
  • Advisory Committee on Ordination
  • Lay Leaders

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Engaging Communities


  • Opportunities to Serve
  • Community Events
  • Johenning Baptist Community Center

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Advancing God's Kingdom

DCBC is committed to strengthening our member churches to advance God's kingdom.

We strive to support our member churches by providing ministry resources and opportunities for networking, fellowship, corporate worship and training, as well as by undergirding their programs and activities.

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News Updates

  • Prayer and Support for Nepal

    Our hearts and prayers go out to the people of Nepal who are still suffering from the earthquake on Saturday, April 25. We at DCBC have been praying this past week and will be sending aid to the people of Nepal in the form of financial assistance to organizations providing immediate response and long-term recovery. With confirmed deaths at 7,500 and a final death toll estimated near 10,000 the government resources have already stretched to the point of breaking. Humanitarian priority for the first several weeks will be to find and assist those in rural regions and to continue providing immediate life-saving assistance. As months pass humanitarian priorities will shift to long-term recovery efforts.

    Consider giving to the recovery efforts by giving to the D.C. Baptist Convention and writing "Nepal" in the memo section. The Convention will make sure all donations are sent to the proper entities. Mail your donations to: DCBC, 1628 Sixteenth Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20009. Online contributions can be made by clicking here.

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  • Hot Lunch Served for Children & Youth at JBCC

    Hot lunch will be served for children and youth at Johenning Baptist Community Center, 4025 Ninth Street, SE, Washington, D.C. on the last Saturday of each month through October (except July). The first 50 children/youth will be served. Others may be served as long as supplies last. For more information, contact DCBC at 202-265-1526 or Gail Lacy at gail.lacy@dcbaptist.org

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  • Ministry on the Mall

    On five Saturdays this summer, teams from D.C. Baptist Convention churches will be sharing bottles of cold water, tourist information and the Gospel of Jesus Christ with those who visit the National Mall. If your congregation has a puppet team, musical group, jugglers, dancers, people who do face painting or can share friendly smiles, this is a ministry opportunity for you. If interested please contact Gail Lacy at 202-265-1526 or gail.lacy@dcbaptist.org


    Event Dates: June 27, July 11 & 18, August 8 & 15
    Event Time: 9am – 4pm
    Event Location: Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial

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E3 Initiatives

Empowering Congregations

  • Congregational Resources
  • Training
  • College of Prayer

Engaging Communities

  • Opportunities to Serve
  • Community Events
  • Johenning Baptist Community Center

Equipping Leaders

  • Ministry Resources
  • Advisory Committee on Ordination
  • Lay Leaders
  • Women in Ministry
  • Worship Resources