All FBCG facilities are currently closed to everyone.
Current Operating Status: Closed
Though many places around the country may be reopening, the First Baptist Church of Glenarden will remain closed until further notice. We encourage you to continue to participate in our virtual worship services and Bible studies.
Most of our ministries and discipleship groups continue to meet online as well. If you need information about your ministry’s virtual meetings, please email your ministry leader. If you are looking to join a ministry, please search our Ministry Finder to locate one of interest, and then join the ministry’s email list.
While we are closed, there are several ways to contact us:
COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Support
In partnership with the University of Maryland Capital Region Health, we will offer a COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic beginning in mid-March. We’re currently seeking medical and nonmedical volunteers to assist with the clinic. For more information, please visit www.fbcglenarden.org/vaccine.
The State of Maryland is currently administering COVID-19 vaccinations to five priority groups based on their risk of exposure and/or risk of developing serious illness. Please visit umms.org/GetTheVaccine to determine eligibility and register for your vaccination.
The First Baptist Church of Glenarden Media Center will remain closed until further notice; however, the Media Center now offers Curbside Pickup.
Place your order online or by phone and pick up your purchase at the Ministry Center, Tuesday – Thursday between the hours of 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. All customers will receive a confirmation email, pick-up instructions and a specific day to pick up your purchase. When you arrive, please look for designated parking signs near the building entry.
To place an order by phone, dial 301-773-3600, and ask for the Media Center or visit www.fbcgbookstore.org to order online.
No Bible Study
There will be no Bible study on Tuesday, April 13. Bible study will resume on Tuesday, April 20.
Worship Services and Bible Study
We will have virtual worship services until the government provides clearance for large gatherings to resume. Join us during our regular service times of 8 a.m., 10 a.m., noon and 6:30 p.m., by visiting www.fbcglenarden.org. You can join us for Bible study on Tuesdays at 7 p.m.
Dial-In Access to Worship Services
Seniors who do not have internet access may dial into Sunday’s worship services by calling 301-386-0303.
Tithes & Offerings
If you would like to continue your tithes and/or offerings during this time, there are several ways you can give to the church:
Thank you for your contributions.
SHABACH! Christian Academy
The SHABACH! Christian Academy will remain closed until further notice.
The FBCG leadership will continue to pray for you, your family, our nation and the world in the days and weeks ahead. Please take care of yourself and demonstrate the love of Christ to others when you have an opportunity to do so. God bless you.
There are simple measures you can take to protect yourself and help us reduce the spread of Coronavirus in our community.
If you feel sick or are caring for someone who is sick:
Attention All Seniors (60+):
If you are already signed-up with the Senior Nutrition Program, you will continue to get your meals delivered from the Department of Aging.
Seniors who are unable to cook for themselves due to disability or vulnerability, please contact the Senior Nutrition Program at 301-265-8475 to have your meals delivered to your home (if eligible).
If you have further questions, please contact the Department of Aging and Family Services at 301-265-8401 for assistance.