First Missionary Baptist Church
6430 Jefferson Pike
Frederick, MD 21703
Phone: 301-662-3110


Deacons are servants of the Church. They serve as a council of advice and conference with the Pastor in all matters pertaining to the spiritual welfare and work of the Church. Their role is biblically based on the scriptures found in 1 Timothy 3:1-13 and Matthew 6:1-6. They serve as role models and should be examples of compassion and stewardship. They are involved but not limited to the following:

  • Leading worship services
  • Evangelism
  • Welcoming new members into the congregation
  • Administering sacraments
  • Holy Communion
  • Baptism
  • Visiting sick & shut-ins (homebound): hospitals, homes
  • Serving on ministries & committees
  • Other duties as assigned by the pastor


Samuel Daniel – President
JC Ferebee – Vice President
Jasper Harris – Secretary
Michael Sowell – Treasurer

John Batty
Arthur Killion
Larry Foreman – on leave
Jasper Harris
James Majett
Dwight Palmer
Kenner Samuels
Charles Sheppard