Rev. Eldridge Spearman, Senior Pastor

Pastor Spearman has served as senior pastor of Mount Jezreel Baptist Church for 16 years. Before returning to serve as senior pastor at Mount Jezreel, Rev. Spearman served as pastor of the First Baptist Church, Minnesota Avenue, Southeast, Washington, DC and the Macedonia Baptist Church in the Anacostia section of Southeast, Washington, DC. Pastor Spearman served on the faculty of the Washington Baptist Seminary for ten years and has taught institutes and workshops for Mount Jezreel and other churches in the Metropolitan area.

A number of ministries have been established under the leadership of Pastor Spearman at Mount Jezreel including a Christian School, Missionaries serving in Uganda, South Africa, Liberia, Guyana, Jamaica and Poland, conducted summer Freedom School (in cooperation with the Children's Defense Fund) for four consecutive years and created a church environment focused on serving the cause of Jesus Christ.

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Additional Mount Jezreel Services

Information on Mount Jezreel's newly opened Senior Housing, accredited Christian School and full service Credit Union can be found below.

The CDC is involved in acquiring property to build affordable housing, health care facilities, job opportunities, and productive economic resources. The CDC also sponsored the building of the Sanctuary Senior Housing Development, summer Freedom School and the Mount Jezreel Christian School.

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Mount Jezreel Christian School takes a whole-child approach to elementary education. Teachers, administrators, counselors, and support staff work together to meet the intellectual, social, behavioral, and emotional needs of each and every child we serve.

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The Mt. Jezreel FCU has been serving its members in and around the Washington, DC area with exceptional financial products. With great rates on new car loans, used car loans and 1st and 2nd mortgage rates, they have grown their membership.

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