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Welcome Beloved to the Gethsemane Baptist Church Website

"We are tremendously thankful that you responded to the move and direction of the Holy Spirit as He led you to our web page. I firmly believe that it was no accident that God led you here, and I am sure that you will receive a greater blessing by visiting us at Gethsemane."


-Reverend Khalfani Drummer, J.D., M. Div.-

Who We Are...

Gethsemane is a family of believers who trust in God for His Power and Deliverance, and is forever graceful as a loving body, caring family and warm home.

SUNDAY
Worship Service 7:45 AM/ 11:00 AM
Sunday School 9:30 AM
New Member’s Classes 9:30 AM

"Childcare is provided
during the 11:00 AM service"

TUESDAY
Prayer Services 12:00 Noon

WEDNESDAY
Prayer & Praise Service 6:00 PM
Bible Study 7:00 PM

HOLY COMMUNION SERVICE
 1st  Sunday of Each Month
7:45 AM/ 11:00 AM

BAPTISM
 4th Wednesday of Each Month
6:30 PM

*SUMMER WORSHIP SCHEDULE*
Worship Service 10:00 AM
Sunday School 9:00 AM
New Member’s Classes 9:00 AM

During July and August, we have only "one service" We resume our regularly scheduled services (7:45 am & 11:00 am) on the first Sunday in September.

What's Happening Here At Gethsemane

ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

We Are Back To Our Normal Worship Hours
Worship Hours: 7:45 AM and 11:00 AM
Sunday School and New Members class: 9:30 AM

 

BIBLE STUDY
Bible Study:  TBA

NEW MINISTRY
Pastor Drummer’s “Hour of Power Bible Study” is Tuesday, 1:00 PM. The study is the same as Pastor’s Wednesday’s Bible Study in Luke but just one week behind.

CHURCH OFFICE STAFF
Deaconess Elizabeth Knox, our Church Secretary, is in the Office Monday-Thursday (10:00 - 4:00) to assist and coordinate all general church matters (Tribes, scheduling rooms, giving statements, etc.)  Sister Cassandra Newsome, our new Pastor’s Secretary is in the office Tuesday and Thursday (9:30-4:30) and Wednesday (9:30-12:30) to assist and coordinate all meetings, requests and concerns for Pastor Drummer.

CHURCH BUS
If you need a ride to church, please notify the Church Office.

NOTES:
Please be considerate when using Church Parking Lot - Do not block fellow Members’ cars.
Bible Study classes will resume Tuesday, January 7th and Wednesday, January 8th.

 

SEPTEMBER 2014

Friday, September 19, 2014 @ 6:30PM
Pre-Church Anniversary Concert

Sister Bonnie Burnett is recruiting singers to join in what will be a grand musical celebration!

Sunday, September 21, 2014 @ 8:00AM
102nd CHURCH ANNIVERSARY

Our 8:00 AM Guest Preacher will be Rev. Calvin Matthews, Isle of Patmos Baptist Church in Washington, DC.
Our 11:00 AM Guest Preacher will be Rev. Dr. Anita Gould, Reid Temple African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church in Glenn Dale, Maryland.

 

OCTOBER 2014

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 @ 7:30 PM
Pastor Drummer will be the Guest Preacher at Isle of Patmos Baptist Church on the occasion of Reverend Calvin L. Matthews’, 15th Anniversary.

Wednesday, October 8-Friday, October 10, 2014 @ 6:30PM
Gethsemane Baptist Church Christian Education Institute

We are offering 8 classes, including 2 classes for our youth ages 6-18.  Classes will be held each night from 6:30-9 pm.  Flyers are in the Vestibule. Registration forms will be available soon.

Sunday, October 12, 2014
Christian Education Day

Our Guest Preacher for both services will be Rev. Dr. Donald Dunnigan, Sr., Cornerstone Fellowship Baptist Church of Wilmington, Delaware.

YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO ATTEND SUNDAY SCHOOL!

When:  See Dates Below
Time:  9:30 AM
Given By:  Gethsemane Baptist Church
Address:  5119 4th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20011

THEME:

"WHEN YOU EXPERIENCE PAIN AND TRIALS, DO YOU HAVE COMPLETE CONFIDENCE IN GOD'S LOVING PROVISION AND CARE"

Come to Sunday School and Let's Talk About It!

Sunday, September 7, 2014: AVision of the Future, Jeremiah 30:1-3, 18-22
Sunday, September 14, 2014: Restoration, Jeremiah 31:31-37
Sunday, September 21, 2014: A New Future, Jeremiah 32;2-9, 14-15
Sunday, September 28, 2014: Improbable Possibilities, Jeremiah 33:2-11

"Sunday School! A Good Place To Start!"

Our Motto and Scripture for Growth

 

Motto
"Love one another as I love you by this shall all people
know that you are my disciples"

John 13:34-35 (NIV)

 

Scripture for Growth
"Study to show thyself approved unto God, a workman who needeth not to be ashamed rightly dividing the word of truth"

2 Timothy 2:15 (NIV)

 
If You Have Any Questions, Comments Or Suggestions Please Email Mr. Ashley E. Webb, GBC Webmaster @ ashley.webb@gethsemanebaptistchurch.org