MEN’S DAY 2023

A Weekend of Men Inspired to Live for God!

Ezekiel 36:26-27

Men Inspired to Live for God

I will give you a new heart, and put a new spirit in you. I will remove from you your heart of stone and give you a heart of flesh. And I will put my Spirit in you and move you to follow my decrees and be careful to keep my laws.
Ezekiel 36: 26-27

Join Us for Men’s Day Weekend!

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Men’s Day Concert
Friday, Nov. 17th – 7:00 PM

Men Only: Mind, Body & Soul
Saturday, Nov. 18th – 11:00 AM

Worship –  Bishop Edwon D. Brown
Sunday, Nov. 19th –  10:00 AM

A long-standing tradition at Vermont Avenue Baptist Church, Men’s Day celebrates the spirit, valor, and well being of men walking with God.

Get tickets for the concert Friday, and evening of light dinner plates, historic memories of past Men’s Day leaders, and a thrilling jazz concert conducted by Ric Baylor & Twilight Orchestra.

Join us Saturday for free resources and education on Men’s Health, ‘Mind, Body, and Soul.’

Sunday at 10:00 AM, for Men’s Day Sunday Worship, we’ll welcome Bishop Edwon D. Brown, of Refuge Baptist Assembly.

It’s going to be a weekend to remember!

If you prefer to write a check, make all checks payable to Vermont Avenue Baptist Church, and mail to 1630 Vermont Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20009.

Ric Baylor and Twilight Orchestra

Men’s Day 2023 Jazz Concert
Friday, Nov. 17th at 7:00 PM

Ric Baylor & Twilight Orchestra

Tosha Brock
Chuck Carter
David Cole
Donald Felder
Earl Ivey
A. Vincent Jefferys
Marshall Keys
Robbie Merrick
Ivan Navas
Solomon Sparrow

Reception with Light Hors D’oeuvres
Historic Photo Exhibit
Jazz Concert

Tickets $50/person

Support for Men:
Mind, Body & Spirit
Saturday, Nov 18th
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Lee’s Chapel

Men’s Mental Health Workshop

Prostate Health & Treatment Workshop
Mr. Hector Santiago-Rosado, and
Dr. Robert L. Hong

Men Living for God Workshop
Rev. Dr. John J. Cox

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Men’s Day Sunday
Morning Worship Welcomes
Bishop Edwon D. Brown
Sunday, Nov. 19th , 10:00 AM

Bishop Edwon D. Brown is the Founding Pastor of Refuge Baptist Assembly, a Christian Church Committed to the Ministry of Reconciliation, which was organized on Sunday, December 21, 2003. Bishop Brown’s skillful preaching and inspirational teaching continues to Revive, Empower, And Challenge Humanity, penned as REACH.

His career spans 33 years of Pastoral Leadership, having served congregations in Mount Clemens and Detroit, Michigan; Washington, D.C.; and Suitland, Maryland; serving each congregation with faithfulness and vision. Bishop Brown received his Bachelor of Religious Education from William Tyndale Seminary, and a Master of Sacred Theology degree from the Graduate School of Theological Studies.

Bishop Brown shares in marriage and ministry with his wife, the lovely Minister Janell D. Brown, and they are the proud parents of Eryn Destiny, Elyce Dionne, and Chayse Jaiden.

Bishop Edwon Brown, Refuge Baptist Assembly

Rev. Dr. John J. Cox, Pastor

VABC Men’s Day Weekend Committee

Trustee Samuel Scott, Chair, Deacon Larry Barringer, Co-Chair, Trustee Samuel Dean, Co-Chair, Deacon Antoine Williams, Co-Chair,
Guy Borden, Toyin Momoh, and Christopher Wheeler.