We are currently seeking a full time pastor.  Stay tuned for the exciting way God is going to work in our church! 

Camille Contino

Office Manager

Camille was born in Washington, D.C. and grew up in College Park, MD where she was baptized at age 16. After graduating high school, she spent the next 4 years in the great northwest, including Alaska. When she moved back east she began a career in live television news as a satellite traffic coordinator in Alexandria VA, Charlotte NC, and Washington D.C.

Camille eventually settled in Shady Side where she has spent the last 16 years raising her son Cole and growing closer to God through Bible study and service. She owns Believe Photography and enjoys taking pictures of people and the beautiful Chesapeake Bay area.  She also likes watching movies and is an avid reader.

Toni Baden

Director of Children's Ministries

Toni Baden is a born and raised Washingtonian.  She grew up in Cheverly, MD and graduated from Fairmont High School where she met her husband, Dan.  They were married at Central Baptist Church in Bladensburg, MD in 1987.

The Baden's moved to West River in 1993 and have two children, James and Shannon.  Mackenzie joined the Baden family in September of 2015 when she married James.  Toni's first grandchild, Callie, came to bless their lives in December 2017.

Toni enjoys time with family, loves children, laughing and cruising around in her punch buggy convertible. 


Worship Leader



 Glenn Neubauer

Dave Hursh

Dan Baden

Chris Pearson


Roy Karkosh

Herta Bellefleur

Diane Karkosh

Camille Contino

Nick Schaeffer