Meet our senior pastor
Reverend Dr. Joseph D. Turner
In April 2018, Rev. Dr. Joseph D. Turner became the newly elected Pastor of Matthews Memorial Baptist Church in Washington, DC. Dr. Turner is a visionary, who proclaims God’s word and develops congregational health through family, group and individual Christian counseling, and publishing of related audio and written materials.
Worship, Learning, And Prayer Opportunities
"I have always loved Matthews Memorial Church from the moment I set foot inside. I attended workshops and everything else about the church, including the members and the people of the WACCC organization. I love it. God bless the people and God bless the church. Amen."
"Actually MMBC is our family church, which I haven't attends in years. I grew up here, but I moved away from the area. However, my family members still resides here. Yesterday visit was great! I enjoyed the choir and the service. It really brought back memories, as I was growing up."
"Dr. Joseph Turner has the gift and he's got to use it! Praise God from whom all blessings flow!"