Who We Are

We are the Black Ministers Conference of Montgomery County, Maryland.  We were formulated at The Macedonia Baptist Church in Bethesda, MD on March 7, 1981.  Membership is open to all clergy of Montgomery County, without regards to their race or ecclesiastical persuasion upon approval of application.  The membership dues are $100.00 per year for Full membership and Affiliate membership.  Associate membership is $75.00 per year.

The Black Ministers Conference of Montgomery County, Maryland is supportive of the total community, spiritually, socially physically and in other appropriate areas of need that are not being met by any other organization.

The Conference provides a formal mechanism and structure for the presentation of Black religious life, expression, and spirituality to the people of Montgomery County. The conference provides learning opportunities for ministers.

Willie Jolley after motivating the conference by teaching how to deliver a home run message!

The Conference serves as an outreach to the local community by making its spiritual resources and expertise available to the people of Montgomery County by coordinating the efforts of our individual churches, by participating in community, religious and cultural programs and by becoming actively involved in the civic concerns of the community when feasible.

The organization functions as a straight line structure organization.  The leadership consists of; President, First Vice President, Second Vice President, Chaplain, Secretary, Assistant Secretary, Treasurer, Assistant Treasurer, and Member Representatives.  With each elected to serve two-year terms. These offices constitute the conference’s executive board.

 If you have any questions or comments, make sure to get in touch through the Contact Us section of this site.

Officers 2019-2021

 PositionName
PRESIDENT
President
Rev. Dr. Kecia Ford
FIRST VICE PRESIDENT
1st Vice President
Rev. James Boney
SECOND VICE PRESIDENT
2nd Vice-President
Rev. Dr. Gareth Murray, Sr.
SECRETARY
Secretary
Min. Yolanda Lewis
TREASURER
Treasurer
Rev. Dr. Ella Redfield
ASSISTANT TREASURER
Assistant Treasurer
Rev. Darryl A. Burton
CHAPLAIN
Chaplain
Rev. Dr. Wallace Baxter, III
MEMBER REPRESENTATIVE
Member Representative
Rev. Dr. Haywood Robinson, III
MEMBER REPRESENTATIVE
Member Representative
Rev. Dr. Elwood R. Gray