District of Columbia Baptist Convention





1628 16th St NW Washington, DC 20009-3064 UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


Phone: +1 202 265 1526
Fax: +1 202 667 8258
Website: www.dcbaptist.org


President: Donald R. Kelly
Executive Director: Trisha Miller Manarin


  • November 2023
    We give thanks for the leadership of 2020-2025 BWA Vice Presidents Albert Reyes and Samuel Tolbert in addition to the many Americans who are serving faithfully on BWA Commissions and Committees. We also give thanks for former BWA staff member Emmett Dunn who is currently serving as President of North American Baptist Fellowship.

Prayer Requests

  • November 2023
    Join us in prayer for a unified love for God and people and the opportunity to stand together as voices of hope and justice in the midst of political and cultural divisions.

Pictured is a special commissioning prayer time at the 6th Annual Conference of the Zomi Baptist Churches of America. 

District of Columbia Baptist Convention

Brian Kaylor, BWA Resolutions Committee Chair, gathers with other BWA leaders for a time of prayer at the 2022 BWA Annual Gathering in Birmingham, Alabama, USA.

District of Columbia Baptist Convention

BWA Women Executive Director Merritt Johnston served with the Baptist Women of North America Executive Committee in Richmond, Virginia, USA, in April.

District of Columbia Baptist Convention

Gina Stewart, the first woman elected President of Lott Carey Baptist Foreign Mission Society, speaks at the convention’s 125th Annual Session last year in New Orleans.

District of Columbia Baptist Convention