Community Connections

(For more information on any of the programs listed below, click on the corresponding header to be redirected to the program websites.)


Marriage Resource Center

 The purpose of this ministry to provide citizens of Frederick County the opportunity to build healthy marriages, equipping them to contribute in a more positive way to the community and workforce. If you are interested in the services provided by Marriage Resource Center, please email


Care Net Pregnancy Center of Frederick

Care Net Pregnancy Center of Frederick is a Christian-based resource center that helps women and men work through difficulties that arise surrounding unplanned pregnancies.

The Frederick Rescue Mission

We are a Christ-centered ministry providing residential recovery programs to the homeless or chemically addicted, food to the hungry, clothing and furniture to the needy and connection within our community through relationships.

International School of Ministry (ISOM)

International School of Ministry (ISOM) is a curriculum in which classes are taught in video format followed by group discussion. The program consists of five trimesters and after successful completion of Trimester I, II and III, students are awarded a Certificate of Completion. If the student choose to continue on to complete the remaining Trimesters, students will receive a Diploma and the option to apply for an Associates of Biblical Studies. The goal of the program is to impart the Word of God and empower the saints for the work of ministry. ISOM training is available at NDWC and if you are interested in attending the school of ministry, please email

WaterBoyz For Jesus (MD) & Waterlilyz For Jesus (MD)

Grown out of Isaiah 58 and following God’s heart to serve the oppressed, the poor, and the forgotten, WaterBoyz/Waterlilyz for Jesus is an expanding ministry of men/women who serve God through helping others. For more information click the header above.

The Ranch

The Ranch began as the Maryland Sheriffs’ Youth Ranch. In 2015, the Ranch decided to change their focus to serve men with substance abuse issues. Substance abuse is at a critical, all-time high. After years of helping hundreds of children, the Ranch has decided to take their years of experience, their top-notch facility, and their trained staff to try and meet the needs that are plaguing our adults today – substance use.

Evangelical Ministerial Fellowship

The Evangelical Ministerial Fellowship’s mission is to provide evangelical churches and their pastors, ministry leaders and local nonprofit organizations, opportunities for fellowship and participation in activities calling for united action and service within the Frederick County, Maryland community.

AARCH: African American Resources Culture Heritage

This organization collects, preserves, exhibits, and dissimulates the history and culture of African Americans in Frederick County. To provide an understanding of how the past shape and enriches the present and the future for all citizens.