Good Friday Service

We will be joining in worship with the River of Life Church, Pastor Charles Whitaker and the Shepherd’s House International Christ Church, Pastor Kevin Matthews for a biblical look at the last 24 hours of Christ earthly ministry.  This CSI – Christ Scene Investigation will take place on Friday, April 19, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at the River of Life Church, 4207 Norcross St., Temple Hills, MD.  Pastor Staton will be ministering along with the PSJBC Praise Team.


Men’s Ministry

The Men of I.R.O.N. Mission would like to encourage fathers, uncles, and mentors to join us with your sons. nephews, and mentees (8 years and older), to join us as we serve the Children of Mine on Saturday, April 20, 2019 from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. This outreach takes place the 3rd Saturday of every month.  For more information see a Men of I.R.O.N. Core Team Member or email  


Youth Ministry

The Youth Ministry will be hosting an exciting all-nighter for all youth on Friday, April 26, 2019.  There will be an excursion to Crofton Bowling Centre for Glow Bowling and upon our return to the church we will Lock ourselves in to have discussion and activities that will strengthen our walk with Christ.  The cost of this event is $20 per person.  Please see a member of the Youth Core Team in the vestibule to make your payments or for more information.  You can also email for more information.  


Youth Recognitions: Attention parents and guardians, the Youth Ministry will be celebrating all students (kindergarten through freshman year of college) for their 3rd quarter academic success and other school achievements on Sunday, April 28, 2019. You can email 3rd Quarter/Semester academic achievements, attendance awards, and other good news by Friday, April 26, 2019 to  You can also see Brandy Turner, Monique Henderson, or any Children’s or Youth Ministry representative to share how you’ve been doing in school.  


Vacation Bible School

The Education Ministry will be having an interest meeting on Sunday April 28, 2019 immediately following the 10:30 a.m. service for those interesting in serving with Vacation Bible School 2019 the week of July 22-26, 2019.  If you have a creative mind, then VBS is the place for you.  Hope to see you there.  Email education@psjbc.orgfor more information. 


Upper Marlboro Community Day

Mark your calendar for Saturday, May 18, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. as PSJBC joins the Town of Upper Marlboro for their Community Day.  There will be a parade, food, fun, and live entertainment.  We will have a booth sharing information about our church.

Youth Ministry

The Daniel Generation Youth Ministry is partnering with the Casey Cares Organization and the Kami’s Jammie’s Program and will be collecting new 2-piece pajamas, size infant to adult every 3rdSunday.  This effort is to support chronically ill children with extended hospital stays and home bound care.  There is an especially high need for boys and men’s pajamas.  You can drop off your donations in the box provided outside of the sanctuary beginning February 17th.  Please see Dana Green or a Daniel Generation Core Team member or email for more information.  


Congregational Care

Members are reminded that if you are sick and shut in or have death in your family to contact the church office on 301-952-8838 or email


Schedule of the week

April 14 - 20, 2019


Zumba Class – 7:15 p.m. ($5 fee)



Bible Study – 7:30 p.m.



Zumba Class – 7:15 p.m. ($5 fee)

Music & Arts Rehearsal – 7:30 p.m.



Seniors Ministry – 11:00 a.m.

Dance Ministry Rehearsal – 7:30 p.m. 



Good Friday Service @ River of Life Church – 7:00 p.m. 

4200 Norcross St., Temple Hills, MD 20748



Men’s Ministry Outreach @ Children of Mine – 7:00 a.m.

Beautiful Warriors Discipleship Class – 10:00 a.m.



Early Morning Worship Service – 7:45 a.m.

Life Class – 9:15 a.m.

Morning Worship Service – 10:30 a.m. 

Children’s Church – 10:30 a.m.  .  


Providence St. John Baptist Church

Pastor Billy T. Staton, Jr., Senior Pastor

5607 Old Crain Highway

Upper Marlboro, MD 20772