AME Church News

Applications Open for 2022 Lilly Endowment Clergy Renewal Programs at Christian Theological Seminary

The Lilly Endowment Clergy Renewal Programs at Christian Theological Seminary provide funds to congregations to support renewal leaves for their pastors. Congregations may apply for grants of up to $50,000 to underwrite a renewal program for their pastor and for the pastor’s family, with up to $15,000 of those funds available to the congregation to… Read Full Post »

Virtual Voter Training Videos

Our voting vendor has produced a series of videos on the voting process for the 2021 General Conference. You can view those videos by clicking here.

Quadrennial Theme Committee Releases their Quadrennial Report on the Anvil and the next Quadrennial Theme

Bishop Vashti Murphy McKenzie, Chair Bishop Adam J. Richardson, Jr., Senior Bishop Bishop Michael Mitchell, Former President of the Council of Bishops Bishop Ronnie E. Brailsford, Sr. Bishop Carolyn Tyler Guidry The Anvil began in 2005 by the Council of Bishops as a mechanism to provide content to the denomination and raise funds for AME… Read Full Post »

‘Know Before You Go’ Highlights

51st Quadrennial Session of the AME Church General Conference ‘Know Before You Go’ Highlights When preparing to travel to Orlando, don’t forget to: Bring and take your medication as prescribed. Wear your emergency bracelet if you have one. Keep the contact information of your healthcare provider and pharmacy with you Bring your masks and other… Read Full Post »

Facebook Profile Picture Frames

The 51st Quadrennial Session of the General Conference for the African Methodist Episcopal Church is coming soon! We are making history with this hybrid virtual conference. Show your support by changing your frame on your Facebook profile photo. To add a frame to your profile picture: Web: Go to Click “Add Frame“ Search “AME General… Read Full Post »

Virtual Delegate Participation Instructions

AME 2021 – Virtual Delegate Voting Instructions Info Sheet on Zoom and VVoter This information sheet is provided to assist with navigating the online tools we will be using for the delegates participating virtually in the 2021 AME General Conference Business Sessions.  This document explains how to use the Zoom and VVoter platform, how to… Read Full Post »

Conference Agenda & Worship Service Programs for the General Conference

OFFICIAL PROGRAM From Legacy to Mission: A Call to Prophetic, Educational and Social Engagement Orange County Convention Center Orlando, Florida & Cape Town International Convention Center Cape Town, South Africa July 6-10, 2021 Opening Worship Service Tuesday, The Sixth Day of July Two Thousand Twenty-One 8:00 am – 11:00 am EDT 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm SAST… Read Full Post »

NAREB Seminars Scheduled During the General Conference

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REAL-ESTATE BROKERS (NAREB) AME WEALTH BUILDING PAVILION  SCHEDULE Orange County Convention Center 9800 International Drive Orlando, FL 32836 West Pavillion, Room 109A&BALL SESSIONS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO ALL DELEGATES & OBSERVERS Tuesday, July 6th , 2021 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. – Refinancing – take advantage of this market  REAL ESTATE MARKET ADVANTAGES | Homeownership in uncertain… Read Full Post »

Preacher Itinerary Information Released

The 51st Quadrennial Session of the General Conference of the African Methodist Episcopal Church will feature the church in worship and at work July 6 – 10, 2021, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. Bishop John Franklin White, Chair of the General Conference Commission and Bishop Vashti Murphy McKenzie, chair of the Program Committee are… Read Full Post »

Announcing The Celebratory Worship Service Commemorating 43 Years of Servant Leadership for Rev. Dr. Jerome V. Harris

Sunday the Twenty Seventh of June Two-thousand and twenty one Three o’clock in the afternoon (CST) Held Virtually at: St. John’s AME Church 807 Madison Avenue Montgomery, AL 36104 Join via Zoom