AME Church News

A Christmas Greeting from the Council of Bishops

God is with us! We can be saved; we can be healed; we can overcome obstacles and be liberated from oppression; we can forgive; we can be forgiven; we can minister: we can be confident!  God is with us!  So, let us pray:

Global Development Council (GDC) Meeting

February 26-28, 2014 Lusaka, Zambia Intercontinental Hotel MEETING AGENDA PDF

Council of Bishops Official Statement on 16th District Leadership

The Council of Bishops of the African Methodist Episcopal Church met on Saturday, 16 November 2013, to consider filling the vacancy of the presiding bishop of the Sixteenth Episcopal District created by the recent death of Bishop Sarah Frances Taylor Davis, 126th Bishop.

The Passing of Bishop Sarah Frances Taylor Davis

Bishop Davis has passed away after a brief illness.

Church Growth and Development – 2014 Evangelism / Chaplaincy Certification

January 8-10, 2014 Hilton Hotel of Memphis 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Memphis, TN 38120 Room Rate: $109.00 (Single/Double) Download Brochure and Registration Form PDF

Connectional Lay Organization Retreat

November 1 – 2, 2013 Atlanta, GA More details to come soon.

Connectional Women’s Missionary Society 2014 Executive Board, Training and Service Day

Executive Board, Training and Service Day January 29 – February 1, 2014 Little Rock, Arkansas For more information: D. Faye Conley Office Manager 202.371.8886 202.371.8820 (fax)

Council of Bishops Public Statement 2013

The Council of Bishops The African Methodist Episcopal Church Jamaica Pegasus Hotel Kingston, Jamaica 25 June 2013 Public Statement from the Council of Bishops


49th Quadrennial Session of the General Conference July, 2012 - Nashville, Tennessee Bishop Gregory G.M. Ingram, Chairperson of the General Conference Commission Bishop Vashti Murphy McKenzie, Host Bishop Bishop John Bryant, Senior Bishop Elections Keynote from First Lady Michelle Obama Approved Legislation Department Reports BISHOPS RETIRED: Bishop Cornal Garnett Henning, Sr. (112) Formerly Presiding Bishop... Read Full Post »

Music and Christian Arts Ministry Conference

July 9 – 12, 2013 Chicago, IL Host hotel: Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza 350 West Mart Center Drive 312-836-5000 The nightly rate is $119.00 plus tax 2013 CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS: Courses and networking sessions with prominent gospel artists and musicians New Artist Showcase featuring up and coming gospel artists and musicians Access to music and… Read Full Post »