About Us

Our purpose is
Please visit our departments to get more information about how we accomplish our purpose.
Our leaders include:
  1. Moderator Reginald R. Farmer, Pastor
  2. 1st Vice Moderator Reverend Dr. Carolyn Gilmore
  3. 2nd Vice Moderator Reverend Samuel A. King, Jr.
  4. 3rd Vice Moderator Reverend Dr. Joanne P. Ward
Our Vision for 2022-2026:  "We are One"
2022-2026 Focus Areas:   Organizing, Networking, Evangelizing


Our History
Activities on Our Land 


Our member churches and pastors include:


23rd Psalm Baptist Mission

Rev. John W. Johnson, Jr. - Pastor

11330 Cherry Hill Road

Beltsville, MD 20705



Antioch Baptist Church (Calendar

Rev. James Jones - Pastor

9107 Pine View Lane

Clinton, MD 20735-3230


Capital View Baptist Church (Facebook)

Rev. Dr. John Fowler - Pastor

5201 Ames Street, N.E.

Washington, DC  20019

(202) 398-1378


Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church (Calendar)

Rev. Christopher L. Nichols - Pastor

2409 Ainger Place, SE

Washington, DC  20020

(202) 678-0884


First Baptist Church of Marshall Heights (Calendar)

Rev. Dr. Andre Ivy – Pastor

4934 B Street, SE

Washington, DC 20019


First Missionary Baptist Church, Lexington Park, MD (Facebook)

Rev. Roderick McClanahan - Pastor

46370 Pegg Lane

Lexington Park, MD  20653

(301) 863-8388


Galatians Baptist Church (Facebook)

Rev. Dr. Carolyn Gilmore, Pastor (1st Vice-Moderator - PRBA)

806 F Street, NE

Washington, DC 20002

(202) 546-5514


The Garden of Gethsemane Tabernacle of Faith Church (Website)

Rev. Aretha Bowman - Pastor

4939 Kings Highway

Colonial Beach, VA  22443

(301) 259-0222


Greater St. Paul Baptist Church (Calendar)

Pastor (Vacant)

5720 New Hampshire Avenue, NE

Washington, DC  20011

(202) 723-8299


Greater Spiritual Fellowship Community Church (Facebook)

Rev. Dr. Joanne Ward – Pastor (3rd Vice-Moderator)

106 Ellerbe Drive

Indian Head, MD 20640


Heart Changers Baptist Church (Calendar)

Rev. L.K. Floyd – Pastor

11215 Oak Leaf Drive #410

Silver Spring, MD  20901


Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church (Calendar)

Rev. Samuel King, Jr. - Pastor (2nd Vice-Moderator - PRBA)

2645 Marshall Hall Road

Bryans Road, MD  20616

(301) 283-6984


Mt. Hope Missionary Baptist Church (Facebook)

Rev. Dr. Sterling R. Swann, Jr. - Pastor Elect

8705 Gilroy Road

Nanjemoy, MD  20662

(301) 743-5353


Mt. Paran Missionary Baptist Church (Facebook)

Rev. Dr. Willie Lawson - Pastor

6413 Old Alexander Ferry Road

Clinton, MD 20735


301-877-3300 or 301-399-7114


Mt. Sinai Missionary Baptist Church (Facebook)

Rev. Ricky Battle – Pastor

5915 Old Silver Hill Road

District Heights, MD 20747


New Life Missionary Baptist Church of Southern MD (Calendar)

Rev. James Harris - Pastor, Moderator of PRBA

6635 Indian Head Highway (Mail to PO Box 1093)

Indian Head, MD  20640



Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Nanjemoy, MD (Facebook)

Pastor (Vacant)

11220 Holly Spring Road

Nanjemoy, MD  20662

(301) 246-4930


Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church (Calendar)

Rev. William A. Coates - Pastor

5560 Pleasant Grove Road

Marbury, MD 20658

(301) 743-7608


Ritchie Baptist Church, Upper Marlboro, MD (Calendar)

Rev. Edward Capers, Jr.  - Interim Pastor

1706 Sansbury Road

Upper Marlboro, MD  20774

(301) 336-1166


St. Mark's Baptist Church, Washington, DC (Calendar)

Rev. Dr. R.T. Matthews - Pastor

624 Underwood St. NW

Washington, DC  20012

(202) 291-4772


St. Mary's Missionary Baptist Church (Calendar)

Rev. Daryl M. Washington - Pastor

8008 Eastern Ave., NW

Washington, DC  20012

(202) 726-2424


True Gospel Tabernacle Baptist Church (Facebook)

Rev. Reginald Farmer – Pastor (Moderator of PRBA)

4201 Wheeler Road, SE

Washington, DC 20032



Word of God Missionary Baptist Church, Washington, DC (Facebook)

Rev. Dr. John L. McCoy - Pastor

6513 Queens Chapel Road

University Park, MD 20782


Zion Baptist Church (Calendar)

Rev. William Thorpe - Pastor

8105 Annapolis Woods Road

Welcome, MD  20693

(301) 932-6483


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