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Metropolitan Baptist Church


Wednesdays Bible at Noon

Join Zoom Meeting

Metro Prayer Line

Monday-Friday at 6-7 am

Call-in at the Conference Call

(425) 436-6302 access code 818334#



Wednesdays Bible at Noon

Join Zoom Meeting

Metro Prayer Line

Monday-Friday at 6-7 am

Call-in at the Conference Call

(425) 436-6302 access code 818334#



Wednesdays Bible at Noon

Join Zoom Meeting

Metro Prayer Line

Monday-Friday at 6-7 am

Call-in at the Conference Call

(425) 436-6302 access code 818334#




May the Lord Bless You!!!

Fourth Sunday – July 24, 2022

Welcome! We say welcome to Rev. Jermaine Willis, the Guest Speaker for our ANNUAL YOUTH DAY Program this morning.

Attention Trustee Board members! There will be a Trustee Board Meeting on Monday, July 25th at 7 pm. All Trustee Board members are requested to attend. Please look for the agenda and Zoom information in your emails. Any guests interested in observing a meeting are asked to contact Kathy Murrell, Chair in advance of the meeting. Thank you!

Deaconess Murrell, Trustee Board Chair

COVID-19 MOBILE VACCINATION CLINIC! We will host a COVID-19 Mobile Vaccine Clinic--given by the L.A. County Department of Public Health, here at Metropolitan Baptist Church on Thursday, July 28, 2022 from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm. The types of vaccines given will be the Moderna, Pfizer and Boosters for adults, infants and children. Parental written or verbal consent required.

COMMUNION ROOM AND PEW DEDICATION! In memory of First Lady, Deaconess Trudell Skinner, the Communion Room and the pew where she faithfully sat, will be dedicated in her honor on Sunday, August 7, 2022 during our Morning Worship service.

Deaconess Ministry

Attention Ministry Leaders: Vouchers and Check Requests - Please be sure to submit your vouchers and check requests no later than 12 noon on Sundays to help ensure adequate time for the approval process. We plan to have checks ready no later than Friday each week and appreciate your assistance. Thanks!

Deaconess Kathy Murrell, Trustee Board Chair

The Deborah and Dorcas Circles are on hiatus. We will not convene until September 7, 2022. Thank you. Blessings and stay safe.

Sadiqa Harris, Chairperson

Sis. Sadiqa Harris


Your Continued Support is Needed: Please continue to send your tithes/contributions to the church by mail, or you may drop them off in the church mail slot near the Church Office at 2283 North Fair Oaks Ave., Altadena, CA 91001. You may also log onto the church's website which is, and use Pay Pal. Thank you. Stay safe.

Pastor Tyrone Skinner

Just a reminder to the membership, please visit the church website, and/or Facebook Live at mbcaltadena, to watch worship services on Sundays at 10 am, and to tune into FaceBook Live and Zoom on Wednesdays at Noon for Bible study. Also join Pastor Skinner and others on the Prayer Line, (425) 436-6302, ACCESS CODE: 818334 #, Monday thru Friday from 6:00 am-7:00 am. Also join Pastor Skinner and others on the Prayer Line, (425) 436-6302, ACCESS CODE: 818334 #, Monday thru Friday from 6:00 am-7:00 am.

ATTENTION! The Music Ministry is looking for dedicated singers that can commit to singing at least one Sunday each Month and no more than two rehearsals. Pastor Skinner has requested for at least 15 singers each Sunday. If interested, please contact Tecumsah Shackleford-Range, Debbie Ayers, or Kathy Murrell.

Join us For Bible Study virtually each Wednesday, at 12:00 Noon on Facebook Live at , or join the Zoom Meeting. The new Zoom Link is shown below.


Meeting ID: 848 9350 6574

One tap mobile

+1-669-900-6833, # US

If you have any questions about using ZOOM. Please feel free to call Gloria Nunn (626)824-5507.


The Overcomers ministry is still having conference call meetings and working out problems. Whether it's an Addiction, Divorce or Abuse. If you are in need of having somewhere to talk about issues you may be trying to deal with on your own, we have a group for you. We have discreet and private conversations. What is said in Overcomers, Stays in Overcomers. We meet every Wednesday via conference call at 1-425-436-6302 access code 818334#. If you are in need of a place to talk and not be judged come join us. Men and Women welcome.

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Help Wanted: The Audio/Media Ministry is seeking volunteers to assist in operating our sound board, working our computers, managing our social media accounts and updating our Website. Training is available. If you can dedicate one Sunday out of the month it would be greatly appreciated. Please see Deacon Leonard Brown, Jr. for more details and to sign up.

The Women’s Ministry has restarted the church clothes give away monthly on the 1st Saturday, from 9:00am – 12:00pm. The ministry is still requesting slightly used and clean clothing to provide to those in need. We are also requesting volunteers to assist in setting up the display tables and racks. In addition, we would like to offer prayer to those who drop by, therefore we need Prayer Warriors to be present to offer prayer for them. Please contact Mildred Hargraves if you can assist with the clothes give away at (626)791-3369.

Monday and Tuesday 1:00 –5:00 pm Wednesday thru Friday 9:00 am –5:00 pm


To All the Young Adults, Youth, and Children! Praise God for carrying us safely through another week. I encourage you to spend some time chillin with him! He has a great plan for your life. Check out Psalms 23. Jesus loves you and I do too! (John 3:16).

Sis. Evelyn Finister (Psalm 115:15)



(Pray for them, visit them, and send cards)

Sis. Gloria Simms Sis. Lorraine Williams

Rose Gardens Convalescent 2772 McNally

1899 N. Raymond Avenue Altadena, CA 91001

Pasadena, CA 91103 626.797.3793


Sis. Anita Bell

Brighton Care Center

1836 N. Fair Oaks Avenue

Pasadena, CA 91103

(626) 798-9124




Dwayne & Kimberly Gaither Dallas Burton Pastor Skinner & Family

Monique Baker Earl Betts Our Church Family

Shawn Robertson Mother Sandra Thomas Bro. Robert Gilliam

Sis. Annie Brown Sis. Kernola Arnold Single Parents

Melvin Mayweather Sis. Wilma Roberts Leonard Gilliam & Family

Mr. David Lee Glenda Davis Mother Sandra Thomas & Family Stacee Tripplet Annette Pike Sis. Lataska Ridgeway & Family

Rae Dene Hines Jeffrey Prison Inmates & Guards

Sis. Pat Harknes Sis. Pat Nash Vaughn Horton & Errol Horton

Mr. Murray Smith The Shackelford Family Victoria Amerson

Tina Harkness Sis. Brenda Gillespie Sis. Viola Andrews & Family

Tyreena White Pansy Greene Sis. Janet Randolph

John Baker Eldrid Ellis Tonie Groom

Yazmin Williams Edna L. Stephen Eric C. Crutchen

Bro. Neil Robertson Deacon Joe Brown Renisha Gilliam & Family

Sharon Scott Deacon Richard James Patsy Williams-Ross

Marthann Palmer Sis. Florence Madden Thomas Joseph, Jr.

Melrose Davis Deacon Tommy McMullins David Cooper, Jr.

Yvonne Maywether Victoria Robinson Terry Joseph

Jerome Nunn, Jr. Kennon Hamilton

Audree Snowden William & Rose Barlow

Bro. Christopher Phillips Youth & Young Adults

Deri Sullivan Sis. Janice Miles & Family

Dr. Yvonne Maywether Jereme Pinkney

Dorothy Wright Thaddeus Brown

Terry Johnson The Gillespie Family

Kenya DeJarnette Alyssa Brown

Diane Hanks Woodrow Johnson

Darrell Robinson Victor Gillespie

Kendall Nash Freddie Finister, Jr. & Family

Brian Carter The Ludd Family

Shane Haylock Russell Collier

Thaddeus Brown, II

Barbara Butler

Sis Sadiqa Harris & Family

The people in Ukraine

Felicia Finister


The Family of Sis. Norma Lester

Bro. & Sis. Nunn & Family

The Family of Councilmember John J. Kennedy

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*FREE* EVERY WEDNESDAY 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm, No Appointments Needed.




First African Methodist Episcopal Church

1700 N. Raymond Avenue, Pasadena


Testing is Open to Anyone *ID Required

Tuesdays and Thursdays (10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

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