AME Church News

Lilly Endowment Clergy Renewal Programs

Lilly Endowment Clergy Renewal Programs 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 $50,000.00 to underwrite a renewal program for their pastor and the pastor's family, with up to $15,000.00 of those funds available... Read Full Post »

AME Church Pledges Vigilance To Insure Complete Investigation of Spring Valley High Incident

AME Church Pledges Vigilance To Insure Complete Investigation of Spring Valley High Incident Click link below to view Social Action Commission Press Release regarding the Columbia, SC School Shooting Incident: Columbia SC School Shooting Incident

General Conference Newsletter

General Conference Newsletter The General Conference Newsletter is a monthly newsletter that will offer important information about the upcoming 'Paperless' 2016 General Conference. Please click link below to view the First Edition: October 2015 Newsletter Please be sure to check in monthly for the latest editions.

Liberty and Justice for All

Liberty and Justice for All Social Action Commission Click link to view press release:  Liberty and Justice for All Liberty and Justice for All Sunday Worship Please join in solidarity, on Sunday, September 6th ,as we worship worldwide recognizing: “Confession, Repentance and Commitment to End Racism Sunday” Click links for more details:  Liberty and Justice... Read Full Post »

Death of Sandra Bland

AME Church Speaks Out on the Death of Sandra Bland Click link to read Press Release:  Sandra Bland - AME press release Click link to view AME Church Call To Action:  AME CALL TO ACTION - Sandra Bland Social Action Commission

Council of Bishops’ Retreat

Council of Bishops' Retreat January 12-15, 2016 Grand Hyatt Hotel Tampa Bay, FL

Council of Bishops and General Board – 2016

Council of Bishops and General Board - 2016 April 6, 2016 General Board and General Conference Commission Agenda Please click the link below to view the Proposed Agenda: Proposed Gen Bd Agenda - 2016 General Board and General Conference Commission MEMBERS: 1. Please click on the link to view the Housing and Travel Procedures to the General... Read Full Post »

Council of Bishops Press Release

African Methodist Episcopal Church COUNCIL OF BISHOPS June 18, 2015 Press Release The Council of Bishops of the African Methodist Episcopal Church joins with our components and worldwide membership in expressing our grief and sympathy on the senseless and tragic attack which took the lives of The Rev. Clementa Pinckney, pastor, and eight other congregants... Read Full Post »

The Doors of the Church Are Still Open

The Doors of the Church Are Still Open A Litany by Bishop Adam J. Richardson Leader: "The doors of the Church are open" is an announcement made at nearly every service. It was regularly spoken at Emanuel Church of Charleston, known to us as the “Mother" of African Methodism in the Deep South. As members... Read Full Post »

Social Action Commission – Focus on Baltimore

Focus on Baltimore – A. M. E. Church Servant Leadership The Social Action Commission commends and expresses how proud we are of AME ministers in Baltimore and the vicinity for the leadership and ministry they have provided in the midst of the struggle now going on in the City of Baltimore. Dr. Jamal Bryant and… Read Full Post »