United in Christ, Our Mission: To Serve

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United Parish of Bowie YouTube Channel

January 29, 2023 Worship Service Video

Our Pastor

Reverend Dr. Dean McDonald began serving as UPB Gap Pastor in September 2022. Dean previously served churches in Indiana (Poland), Pennsylvania (Philadelphia), and Maryland (Chevy Chase).  She is a licensed marriage and family therapist who has assisted numerous clients.


Dean and her husband Jim enjoy traveling, attending concerts, dining out, and playing golf.  The McDonalds have three children and four grandchildren, who light up their life.

National Capital Presbytery Message 

Christian Education

Adult Sunday School

A setting for adults to develop deeper knowledge of Christianity through comprehensive Biblical analysis.

Children's Sunday School

An opportunity for children to learn about salvation through Jesus Christ and how to serve as disciples.

Seeds of Worship

A time for children and their families to grow in faith together through group activities and worship.

United Parish of Bowie Information​​​​​​​

Our Sermons

Podcasts of our sermons are available online, so potential members can become familiar with our services and congregants can stay connected when traveling.

Our Newsletters

Our Quarterly Newsletters provide detailed information on our Christian Education offerings, Parish Updates, as well as updates on mission and service projects.

Our Calendar

Our calendar Lists all the upcoming United Parish of Bowie Programs and activities. Please consider joining us at our events--we would love to have you.