Marriage & Family Event – Fun for the Whole Family!

This past Friday evening, MBC Bethesda couples and families gathered together for a night out that included dinner, fellowship, worship and teaching for the whole family. Linda Yau shares about the event below: Our whole family attended the Marriage and Family event and really were encouraged in our family relationships! Tom and I loved the food and [...]

Sienna’s Offering

Last Sunday, our MBC Bethesda Philippines Team hosted a free dinner and Toy Story movie night. It was the first project we had to do together as a team and by God’s grace, the event was a success. We received lots of notes of encouragement and prayers from supporters. Kids were beaming after they made their [...]

Summer Series: Hot Topics

I am a retired detective from the Fairfax County Police Department.  Back in the mid 1990’s, I investigated a report of a high school guy who had attacked a female student.  I remember sitting down with the victim and her telling me very specific details of the assault with tears streaming down her cheeks.  My [...]

Introducing the 2014 MBC Bethesda Philippines Team!

A few weeks ago we introduced a team of twelve MBC Bethesda attendees who will be going to the Philippines our FIRST campus mission trip!! We are so excited about the team God has brought together and expecting might things as a result of this trip.  Over the next couple of months we will provide [...]

Kid’s Quest Goes Caroling

God gave Kid’s Quest an awesome opportunity to share some Christmas cheer and, most importantly, the Gospel with residents at the Bethesda Health and Rehabilitation Center. On Saturday, December 21, sixteen children donned some super cute nativity costumes and went to celebrate and share about our Savior’s birth.  The morning started off with Christmas carols.  [...]

Turkey Outreach

On Saturday, November 23, MBC Bethesda and MBC Silver Spring came together to serve Montgomery County through Turkey Outreach. Over 100 volunteers came out to deliver Thanksgiving meals to families in the area. Each box contained a frozen turkey, potatoes, stuffing, green beans, rolls, and held enough food to feed up to ten people. With [...]

Baptism: Is it a Big Deal?

By Joe Henriques, MBC Tysons Campus Pastor Is getting baptized a big deal? It all depends on what it means. To get an idea of its importance, think about the following. What if you’re attending a wedding ceremony, and the pastor asks the groom, “Will you take this woman to be your wife? If so, [...]

The Common Ground of Water: The Greater Story of the Great Commission

By Joe Henriques, MBC Tysons Campus Pastor Racial divides and cultural conflicts have been the cause of human tragedies around the world for millennia. Ethnic cleansing is but one horrific example of one group’s attempt to completely expunge another from the face of the earth. The root of such atrocities isn’t mere preference, not even [...]

MBC Bethesda Marches in the Kensington Labor Day Parade!

On Monday, September 2, 2013, we woke up to sunny skies and anticipation of how the Lord would move at this year’s Kensington Labor Day Parade. Our staff and dedicated volunteers showed up ready to serve and excited to shine God’s light in the community. After face-paint, costume changes, and of course, a few donut [...]

Mother’s Day Video

This Sunday we were blessed to celebrate our mothers at MBC Bethesda. Thank you for all of the pictures you submitted! Here is the video we showed for your continued enjoyment. Celebrating Our Mothers-MBC Bethesda 2013 from MBC Bethesda on Vimeo.