We can change the world

We believe the gospel has that kind of power.  By partnering the church together with God's mission, we serve needs and share hope in DC and beyond.  We partner together to serve many other churches, ministries and organizations throughout the city.

Volunteer in the church

Our weekly ministries do not happen because of one person.  It takes an entire team of people! If you are interested in serving in one of the below categories, please contact the leader listed below.



Help with sound and slides during Sunday morning services. 

For more info, contact Josiah


Volunteer to sing or play an instrument with our worship band Sunday mornings. 

For more info, contact Denver


Welcome new & returning guests to Waterfront Church on Sunday mornings. 

For more info, contact Jordan

Youth ministry

Invest & love on our youth kids by volunteering with our weekly youth ministry. 

For more info, contact TJ


Help setup coffee and donuts for Sunday morning services, & make guests feel welcome. 

For more info, contact Jennifer

kid's ministry

Help teach Waterfront Kids by volunteering to lead a kid's classroom once a month.

For more info, contact Amber


Sunday Lunch Crew

Sunday Lunch Crew meets for lunch in and around the Navy Yard after our third service at 12:30pm on Sunday mornings. This is a great time to connect with other people who attend Waterfront Church!  Check our monthly connection guide for specific locations.

Quarterly Community Events

We participate in community and neighborhood events as a church every quarter.  Check out our Events Page to see the next time we will get together to serve.

Join a community Group

We have community groups meeting in and around the Navy Yard area almost every night of the week. To join a group, visit our community groups page here. For more information about our groups, email Ed Downing here.

Local Missions

At least one time per month, Waterfront Church sends out a team of volunteers to be the hands and feet of Christ to our community. If you interested in plugging into one of our monthly local mission projects, email Sarah Janaro for more information.


Below are a few of Waterfront Church’s local missions partnerships.  Our church both leads and partners with others in being the hands and feet of Jesus Christ to our community.  

Feed the Homies

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Preemptive Love

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A Wider Circle

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LIttle LIghts

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DC Central Kitchen

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Calvary Women’s Association

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Night to Shine

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View the video from the 2017 Night to Shine hosted by Waterfront Church DC here .

Global Missions

Slovakia Mission Trip

May 17-25, 2019 & May 24 - June 1, 2019

Each year in May Waterfront Church takes a team of 10-15 volunteers to the village of Nesvady, Slovakia. The team teaches conversational English in the classrooms at the local school each day. In the afternoon, they host a sports camp for all the kids to learn American sports and present the gospel at the camp's conclusion. In the evenings, the team hangs out with the kids at the local YMCA. This presents another opportunity to share God's Word and each team member is able to share their personal testimony.

For more information on this mission trip, contact zack@waterfrontchurchdc.com

How can we serve you?

If you are an individual or organization that would like to visit about how we might be able to serve you, we would love to visit with you! Please contact us.