Pastor Watson wants to hear from you.

Metropolitan, a survey has been designed for you to share your thoughts, concerns and ideas for our beloved Metropolitan. Please take ten minutes of your time to complete the survey so that you can help us go forward into the exciting future that God has for us. If you do not have access to a […]


CDI Summer Institute: Ministry Communications

Your ministry is doing important and sometimes life-changing work. You impact our community and our church family in significant ways. The web and social media can extend your reach!

The Christian Discipleship Council is providing a special class offering for our Summer Institute entitled Ministry Communications. This class is designed to assist ministry leaders but anyone can learn from our time together.


June 27 is National HIV Testing Day

A day to get the facts, get tested, and get involved! Around 1.2 million people in the United States are living with HIV, and one in eight people don’t know they have it. Nearly 45,000 people find out they have HIV every year. More than 90% of new HIV infections in the United States could […]


Download our 2017 Annual Report

To the Metropolitan Family, “Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.” ~ Philippians 1:2 Our journey together is one of joy and hopefulness as we work together to advance the Kingdom of God. I cannot thank you enough for the loving support and encouragement that you have given […]

Book cover Privacy and ID Theft

Book Series: Cybersecurity Grandma

MBC’s Very Own “Super Cybersecurity Grandma” is back with a  new  book covering the Internet topic “Privacy and Identity Theft”. This book is another amazing story about Jastin and his Super Cybersecurity Grandma working through the problems of being online and staying safe.  In various episodes they continue to tackle ever-present issues and challenges with […]

Register for Graduate Sunday

The Christian Discipleship Council is pleased to invite all members of the class of 2017 to register for Graduate Sunday.  Your Metropolitan Church family is looking forward to celebrating your academic achievements on Sunday, June 25th during the 11:30 AM worship service! All graduates from Preschool through Ph.D. are encouraged to register. Registration forms are […]

Public Policy & Social Justice Opportunity for Service

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: ‘What are you doing for others?” Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The giving of your time, talent and treasure, is not only biblical, but nurturing to your spirit. If you are looking for a way to serve the congregation and community or would like to learn more […]

Calling all graduating High School Seniors!

Your participation is requested for The Eleanor Frazier Hicks Oratorical Contest. THEME:  Courageous Leadership SCRIPTURES: John 3:30, Matthew 20:26, Philippians 4:13, or 1 Timothy 4:12. WHEN:   Saturday 17, 2017 @ 10:00 am WHERE:  1200 Mercantile Lane For more details please contact Rev. Adriane Blair Wise or 202-238-5000. Scholarship Applications are also available in the […]

Central Union Mission

Worship with us at Central Union Mission

The Street Ministry invites the Metropolitan family to attend its monthly worship service at Central Union Mission. Service is held the first Thursday of every month. Please join us on Thursdays from 7:30 to 8:30 pm: June 1st July 6th August 3rd September 7th Come spend one hour with us as we serve God by […]