AME Church News

The Passing of Bishop Vinton Randolph Anderson

The Passing of Bishop Vinton Randolph Anderson

WMS Quadrennial Convention

18th WMS Quadrennial Convention Indianapolis, IN July 12-15, 2015 – YPD July 16, 2015 – Transition Day July 17-21, 2015 – WMS

Statement on the Recent Abduction of Young Women in Nigeria

Jeffrey N. Leath, 128th Bishop, Acting President May 7, 2014 The African Methodist Episcopal Church is intensely concerned about almost 300 girls and women who were abducted from the Government Girls Secondary School in Chibok (northeastern Nigeria) several weeks ago. They have not been located, and their captors have not been apprehended. While we are… Read Full Post »

AME-SADA Worship Sunday

The AME Church Service and Development Agency, Inc. (AME SADA) is a 501c 3 corporation created by the AME Church 37 years ago. AME-SADA is embarking on an annual fundraising campaign scheduled for May 18, 2014: AME-SADA Worship Sunday. The action of an AME-SADA Worship Sunday was approved by the General Board and Council of… Read Full Post »

Gospel Service at Camp Marmal Afghanistan

AME SPOTLIGHT: EXEMPLARY SERVICE Led by U.S. Army Active Duty Chaplain (Captain) Samuel D. Siebo of the 7th Episcopal District, the only AME Chaplain currently serving in Afghanistan, the Gospel Service at Camp Marmal has grown to exceed its designated chapel space, established a Wedesday evening Bible Study and a Friday evening prayer meeting to… Read Full Post »


Special Travel Advisory” for those attending the GDC Executive Board 2014 meeting INFORMATION FROM HOST EPISCOPAL DISTRICT (17th)  Bishop Messiah: From time to time certain specific health checks are required at point of entry W.H.O. Yellow Fever The authorities in Zambia and South Africa require visitors to hold valid vaccination yellow fever booklets, equivalent or… Read Full Post »

Christian Education Congress

June 25-28, 2014 Sheraton Music City Hotel 777 McGavock Pike, Nashville, TN 37214 615-885-2200

Council of Bishops and General Board Meeting

June 23-25, 2014 Sheraton Music City Hotel, Nashville, TN, 615-885-2200


Jeffrey N. Leath, 128th Bishop Acting President The Council of Bishops Today marks the 254th year since the birth of Bishop Richard Allen. The African Methodist Episcopal Church celebrates each year on the second Sunday of February and other days near this day. It is a time to honor the man and his special gifts…. Read Full Post »

An Epiphany Message From The Council of Bishops

An Epiphany Message The Council of Bishops Jeffrey N. Leath, Acting President Epiphany is a Christian observance of the revelation of God the Son as a human being, Jesus.