The Ministry Team is responsible to assist the Pastors in the conduct of ministry activities in and outside of ECWM. The ministry Team serves as advocates for the young people by mentoring them into a life-long relationship with God and the Church. Currently the Ministry Team is serving both ECWM members and non-members in the area of fulfilling prayer requests received through the church’s telephone prayer line.


Ministry Team                                                                                        Childrens Ministries                                                          Womens Ministries



Youth Ministries                                                                                     Mens Ministries                                                                 Praise & Worship Ministries


Hospitality Ministry                                                                                Welcome Ministry


If you need prayer for specific aspects of your life; if you want our Prayer Team to join you in going before the throne of God, The ECWM Ministry Team would love to assist you in prayer. Please pick up the phone now, and call us at (301)880-1610 Ext. 2. Someone will stand in faith and pray to God with you, whatever your needs may be. If a member of the Ministry Team does not answer when you call, please leave us a message and we will make sure your call is returned promptly, and your prayer request is addressed.






"Be on guard for yourselves and for all the flock, among which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to shepherd the church of God which He purchased withHis own blood. Acts 20:28


shepherd the flock of God among you, exercising oversight not under compulsion, but voluntarily, according to the will of God; and not for sordid gain, but with eagerness; 1 Peter 5:2


Obey your leaders and submit to them, for they keep watch over your souls as those who will give an account. Let them do this with joy and not with grief, for this would be unprofitable for you. Hebrews 13:17


Now I urge you, brethren, keep your eye on those who cause dissensions and hindrances contrary to the teaching which you learned, and turn away from them.

Romans 16:17


Beware of the dogs, beware of the evil workers, beware of the false circumcision; Philippians 3:2


An overseer, then, must be above reproach, the husband of one wife, temperate, prudent, respectable, hospitable, able to teach, 1 Timothy 3:2


The things which you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, entrust these to faithful men who will be able to teach others also

2 Timothy 2:2


Pay close attention to yourself and to your teaching; persevere in these things, for as you do this you will ensure salvation both for yourself and for those who hear you. 1 Timothy 4:16


nor yet as lording it over those allotted to your charge, but proving to be examples to the flock. 1 Peter 5:3


But we request of you, brethren, that you appreciate those who diligently labor among you, and have charge over you in the Lord and give you instruction, and that you esteem them very highly in love because of their work. Live in peace with one another. 1 Thessalonians 5:12-13


Receive him then in the Lord with all joy, and hold men like him in high regard; Philippians 2:29


The elders who rule well are to be considered worthy of double honor, especially those who work hard at preaching and teaching. 1 Timothy 5:17​


Now I urge you, brethren (you know the household of Stephanas, that they were the first fruits of Achaia, and that they have devoted themselves for ministry to the saints), that you also be in subjection to such men and to everyone who helps in the work and labors. 1 Corinthians 16:15-16


So also the Lord directed those who proclaim the gospel to get their living from the gospel. 1 Corinthians 9:14


"Stay in that house, eating and drinking what they give you; for the laborer is worthy of his wages. Do not keep moving from house to house. Luke 10:7


The one who is taught the word is to share all good things with the one who teaches him. Galatians 6:6



For the Scripture says, "YOU SHALL NOT MUZZLE THE OX WHILE HE IS THRESHING," and "The laborer is worthy of his wages." 1 Timothy 5:18


"You shall not muzzle the ox while he is threshing. Deuteronomy 25:4


Now I urge you, brethren, by our Lord Jesus Christ and by the love of the Spirit, to strive together with me in your prayers to God for me, Romans 15:30


and pray on my behalf, that utterance may be given to me in the opening of my mouth, to make known with boldness the mystery of the gospel, Ephesians 6:19


for I know that this will turn out for my deliverance through your prayers and the provision of the Spirit of Jesus Christ.  Philippians 1:19


Brethren, pray for us 1 Thessalonians 5:25


Pray for us, for we are sure that we have a good conscience, desiring to conduct ourselves honorably in all things. Hebrews 13:18


Receive him then in the Lord with all joy, and hold men like him in high regard; because he came close to death for the work of Christ, risking his life to complete what was deficient in your service to me. Philippians 2:29-30


and that which was a trial to you in my bodily condition you did not despise or loathe, but you received me as an angel of God, as Christ Jesus Himself.

Galatians 4:14


Remember those who led you, who spoke the word of God to you; and considering the result of their conduct, imitate their faith. Hebrews 13:7


Say to Archippus, "Take heed to the ministry which you have received in the Lord, that you may fulfill it." Colossians 4:17


But to each one of us grace was given according to the measure of Christ's gift. Ephesians 4:7​


For you were called to freedom, brethren; only do not turn your freedom into an opportunity for the flesh, but through love serve one another. Galatians 5:13


Owe nothing to anyone except to love one another; for he who loves his neighbor has fulfilled the law. Romans 13:8


So, as those who have been chosen of God, holy and beloved, put on a heart of compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience; bearing with one another, and forgiving each other, whoever has a complaint against anyone; just as the Lord forgave you, so also should you. Beyond all these things put on love, which is the perfect bond of unity. Colossians 3:12-14


and may the Lord cause you to increase and abound in love for one another, and for all people, just as we also do for you; 1 Thessalonians 3:12


Let love of the brethren continue Hebrews 13:1


Since you have in obedience to the truth purified your souls for a sincere love of the brethren, fervently love one another from the heart, 1 Peter 1:22


This is His commandment, that we believe in the name of His Son Jesus Christ, and love one another, just as He commanded us. 1 John 3:23


with all humility and gentleness, with patience, showing tolerance for one another in love, Ephesians 4:2


Let us not become boastful, challenging one another, envying one another Galatians 5:26


You younger men, likewise, be subject to your elders; and all of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, for GOD IS OPPOSED TO THE PROUD, BUT GIVES GRACE TO THE HUMBLE. 1 Peter 5:5


We urge you, brethren, admonish the unruly, encourage the fainthearted, help the weak, be patient with everyone. 1 Thessalonians 5:14


Do not complain, brethren, against one another, so that you yourselves may not be judged; behold, the Judge is standing right at the door. James 5:9


Therefore, accept one another, just as Christ also accepted us to the glory of God. Romans 15:7













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