Senior Pastor of Metropolitan Baptist Church in Washington, DC and Largo, MD.
Maurice Watson is the Senior Pastor of Metropolitan Baptist Church in Washington, DC and Largo, MD. He was born the seventh of eight children in Little Rock, Arkansas. At the age of 16 he accepted the call to preach the gospel and two years later was ordained.
Pastor Watson received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Education from Philander Smith College in Little Rock and was class Valedictorian. He earned a MA Degree in Theology at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska, and a Doctor of Ministry Degree from Beeson Divinity School in Birmingham, Alabama.
Pastor Watson also has a dynamic itinerant preaching ministry that extends across the continent and globe.