Guiding Scripture: Matthew 25:35-36

Purpose: Minister to the spiritual and physical needs of the marginal members, members of the church, and the community as well as to equip our disciples for serving in this ministry.

Ministries and Activities:

Adoption Ministry (One Church, One Child, Inc.) - Encourages the Bethlehem Baptist Church family to remember and meet the needs of those individuals who are most vulnerable in our society, our children. It is the goal of the ministry to encourage persons to adopt, participate in the foster care system or meet the needs of these children in other tangible ways.

Angel Tree - Presents Christmas gifts to those less fortunate.

Christmas BasketsGive food items to families in need.

Phoenix Rising Ministry - Prepares and delivers sandwiches for the homeless located on Route I corridor.

Prayer Shawl Ministry - Makes and delivers prayer shawls to the sick.

Rising Hope Hypothermia Ministry - Serve with other churches along Route I in providing shelter and food for the homeless during the winter months.

School Supply Drive - Serves Bethlehem Baptist Church and Route I corridor families, congregation members donate school supplies for all grade levels. Any materials that are not distributed are used in the age appropriate Sunday school classes.

Questions or Interested in joining the Missions Ministry or any of the ministries it governs? Email us at or call 703-360-4170 x150