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Day 1 AME Church General Conference 2016

Up close and personal reflections of the AME Bicentennial at the 50th Quadrennial Session of the General Conference: 1816-2016, An Extraordinary History – An Incredible Future. You can only get IT here!

Lilly Endowment’s Clergy Renewal Programs – 2018

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 »

Council of Bishops Update – Hurricane Matthew and Haiti

The African Methodist Episcopal Church is deeply saddened by the catastrophic effect of Hurricane Matthew on Haiti, other parts of the Sixteenth District, and the United States. An estimated 1.5 million people have reportedly been affected by the hurricane and thousands are in need of immediate assistance. We have witnessed the loss of lives, devastation… Read Full Post »

2016-2020 Quadrennial Theme and 2016 Anvil

Quadrennial Theme 2016-2020 "The African Methodist Episcopal Church: A Social Justice and Liberating Faith" “And what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, to love kindness, And to walk humbly with your God?” Micah 6:8 (NASB) Political Justice (2016) Criminal Justice (2017) Environmental Justice (2018) Economic Justice (2019) Clergy and Laity are... Read Full Post »

2016 General Conference Highlights

HIGHLIGHTS from the FIFTIETH QUADRENNIAL SESSION of the GENERAL CONFERENCE African Methodist Episcopal Church Pennsylvania Convention Center – Philadelphia, PA July 6-13, 2016 Office of the General Secretary Choose the section below to get details! Video AME 2016 General Conference Consecration Service AME 2016 General Conference Opening Worship Service Special Event With Hillary Clinton at the AME... Read Full Post »

AME Church Addresses Climate Change

Bishop Reginald T. Jackson, Chair, Social Action Commission Mrs. Jacquelyn Dupont-Walker, Director, Social Action Commission Our Calling Jesus commands us to “love one another” John 13:34, and God has given us responsibility to care for His good creation (Gen. 1:28, Gen. 2:15). The burning of fossil fuels is polluting our air and waters, warming the… Read Full Post »

Emanuel A. M. E. Church – Special Announcement

CHARLESTON DECLARES VICTORY IN THE VALLEY JUNE 17, 2015 is etched in our memories as the day that 9 Christian martyrs were senselessly murdered exercising their faith in prayer. Now known as the Emanuel 9, we are reminded that we must be vigilant to end gun violence that snuffs out lives daily across this country. ... Read Full Post »

Live Streaming the 2016 General Conference

Find a Church by City:Search for: REGISTER TO VIEW LIVE STREAMING Are you unable to attend 50th Quadrennial of General Conference in Person? Join us online as a virtual advisor or social media ambassador and share what's happening in Philadelphia, PA with the rest of the world. Become a Virtual Observer! Sign up at http://live.hosted.events/AME2016/... Read Full Post »

New AME Church Member Card Perks Program

The African Methodist Episcopal Church, Inc. Offers New Discount Program With Over 100,000 Discounts   Click link to view Member Card Perks Flyer:  AME Member-Perks Program-Flyer The African Methodist Episcopal (A. M. E.) Church, Inc. is proud to announce that the A. M. E. Church Member Card now offers a plethora of new benefits and... Read Full Post »

Christian Education Training / Planning Meeting – 2016

Annual Ministries in Christian Education Training / Planning Meeting May 19-21, 2016 Meeting Registration and Hotel Reservations can be made online via the Christian Education website:  http://www.ameced.com/home.shtml Click link for more details about the meeting:  CED Training and Planning Meeting 2016