Who We Are
Late 1986/Early 1987
Pastor TL Rogers responds to the prompting of the Holy Spirit to organize The Triumphant Baptist Church.
May 3, 1987
Triumphant holds its first service at the Holiday Inn, located at 15th Street & Rhode Island Avenue in NW Washington, DC.
Triumphant has its Service of Recognition to officially be recognized as a church and no longer just a mission.
Our Savior Episcopal Church, located at 16th & Irving Streets, NE, Washington, DC opens its doors for Triumphant to hold worship
services on Sunday afternoons.
Dr. Dwight McKissic is led by the Holy Spirit to show Pastor Rogers that Hyattsville was fertile ground for the gospel to spread.
As the ministry begins to plant seeds in Hyattsville, Triumphant begins holding services inside the Chillum Elementary School in
Triumphant moves into its first home at 6012 Ager Road, Hyattsville, MD. Encouraged by the prophetic message of the
late Dr. E.V. Hill to “Have the spirit of Caleb, who said we are well able to take it,” (Numbers 13:30), Triumphant was
challenged to “Go and Possess the Land.”
Metropolitan Baptist Church, under the leadership of Dr. H. Beecher Hicks, begins investing into Triumphant and sends ministerial staff to
undergird the ministries. This investment changes the trajectory of Triumphant propelling it forward.
Triumphant moves to its current home at 6509 Riggs Road, Hyattsville, MD. Triumphant Renovations begin - as the old Soap&Suds, Domino’s Pizza and Duron Paint stores are transformed into the sanctuary, office spaces and fellowship hall respectively.
Triumphant purchases the Annex- a house located behind the church which is now home to our Kingdom Kids Ministry.
Triumphant finishes the lower level of the building, and what was previously a dirt floor basement now houses the church offices, and the “BIG” and “small” conference/event rooms.
Triumphant purchases the building located next door to the church, and “The Cafe” is born.
Triumphant celebrates 25 years of ministry.
The Passing of the Baton. Triumphant leadership celebrates an exciting transition as Elder Perrin Rogers moves into Pastoral ministry and is installed as Pastor Perrin Rogers.