Click on the galleries below to see the sights & sounds from the 13th Pastoral Anniversary of Rev. Dr. Howard-John Wesley; an outdoor worship experience at Merriweather Post Pavilion on Sunday, September 26, 2021
We encourage all members to bring their family and friends to worship in-person with their Alfred Street family as we celebrate Resurrection Sunday! This event will occur at 11am ET on Sunday, April 17th at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland.
Doors will open at 10am ET. There’ll be plenty of FREE parking. Covid-19 protocols will be in place including: mask requirements and social distancing.
No. There is no registration required or necessary. This is a first-come-first-served, event ONLY. Therefore, we advise everyone to arrive early as the gates will open at 9:30am ET and the Worship Experience will commence at 11:00am ET.
Yes there will be restrooms on site.
A medical team and EMTs will be on-site.
Yes you may.
No, there will be plenty of FREE PARKING. Parking opens at 8:30am ET
Yes, you may bring your own snacks and beverages. No alcohol or glass bottles allowed.
Yes, you certainly may! We will LIVE STREAM the worship services on our YouTube channel at 11am ET.
Despite the high number of vaccinations, the DELTA Variant continues to spread throughout the United States. We want to keep everyone safe so you are REQUIRED to wear a mask and practice social distance if you sit down under the pavilion sections. We also STRONGLY ENCOURAGE masks on the grassy area as well as remaining socially distant while attending this event.
No. This event is a completely FREE.
Unfortunately, no; please be sure to pay your tithes, offerings or donations via text, online or mail your check prior to your arrival.
No. You can bring your own chairs and blankets, small coolers, etc.
It should last about 2 hours and be over around 1pm ET.
Unfortunately, there will not be a bus for seniors.
MERRIWEATHER POST PAVILION BAG POLICY: All bags are subject to a thorough search upon entry. Guests have the right to refuse a bag search and the venue has a right to refuse entry. If you have any items that are not allowed into the venue, you can return them to your vehicle.
By entering the Alfred Street Baptist Church Outdoor Worship Experience at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland, you hereby grant the Alfred Street Baptist Church the right, but not the obligation, to photograph, film and capture you and your likeness, on film and/or through any other method currently available or that becomes available in the future. You further agree that these images may be used in the production, exhibition, distribution, promotion, publicity, on social media platforms and advertising of similar events and any other event sponsored by the Alfred Street Baptist Church. Under no circumstances will your likeness be used in connection with commercial endorsements of any kind.