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2021 Lilly Endowment Clergy Renewal Programs at Christian Theological Seminary Details Released

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 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 help… Read Full Post »

Announcement for Services of Dr. Herman W. Henning Jr

DR. HERMAN WILLIAM HENNING, JR. On January 13, 1934, Dr. Herman W. Henning, Jr. was born in Memphis, Tennessee. On October 28, 2020, at age 86, he transitioned after a long sickness in Memphis, Tennessee.  He was the second child of seven children born to Rev. Dr. Herman William Henning, Sr., and Mrs. Mattie Elizabeth… Read Full Post »

Revised Statement from the General Conference Commission

With reference to the public statement made on May 20, 2020, we issue this clarification from the General Conference Commission. The General Conference Commission did not vote to suspend campaigning until February 28, 2021.  The Commission did vote for a moratorium on the solicitation of candidates for monetary support through ads, meal/event sponsorships and various… Read Full Post »

Campaign Moratorium – Statement from The General Conference Commission

May 20, 2020 Statement from The General Conference Commission Campaign Moratorium The date for the 51st Quadrennial Session of the General Conference has been changed to July 6-11, 2021, in Orlando, Florida. This change in dates has necessitated other modifications. The Council of Bishops recommended to the General Conference Commission and the General Conference Commissioned… Read Full Post »

Transition of Episcopal Supervisor Dr. Patricia Ann Morris (Pam) DeVeaux

A Celebration of the Life of Dr. Pam DeVeaux Live Stream: Levett Funeral Home Chapel, Decatur, GA Graveside Service June 5, 2020 at 1:00 pm Lincoln Cemetery, Suitland, MD Live Stream: FB Live @trytinityame Expressions of Love and Condolence: The DeVeaux Family 5347 Bluestone Circle – Mableton, GA 30126 Dr. Patricia Ann Morris DeVeaux… Read Full Post »

51st Quadrennial General Conference Rescheduled for July 2021

The African Methodist Episcopal Church General Conference Commission voted to reschedule the 51st Quadrennial General Conference, to July 6, 2021. This conference will take place in Orlando, Florida.

CDC Guidelines for Reopening Churches

As reported on The Gospel Coalition, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) have released their guidelines for reopening schools, businesses, and churches. The major categories for the guidelines are: Hygienic and Cleaning Practices Promoting Social Distancing Monitoring and Preparing Maintaining Health Operations Follow the link to the article at The Gospel Coalition’s story for more… Read Full Post »

AMEC International Health Commission Planning, Webinars, and Training

Every Saturday from May 9th through June 27th of 2020, the AMEC International Health Commission will be conducting online meetings for planning and training on a variety of topics. Register for the upcoming sessions at:

AMEC Sunday School Union Virtual Church

Join the AMEC Sunday School Union on Zoom for virtual Church School classes. In the coming weeks, enjoy inspiring lessons by anointed teachers. WE HAVE EXPANDED OUR CAPACITY JUST FOR YOU!! Register for next week, May 3rd by clicking HERE.

Death of Bishop Zedekiah LaZett Grady

Bishop Zedekiah Lazett Grady was born in Loughman, Florida, the son of the late Walter and Sylvira Bynum Grady. He was educated in the public schools of Sanford, Florida, and is a graduate of Crooms Academy. He attended Edward Waters College and the B. F. Lee Theological Seminary, where he received the A.A. and B.Th…. Read Full Post »