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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 »

Connectional Lay 33rd Biennial Session

July 27 – August 1, 2013 Atlanta Marriott Marquis Hotel Atlanta, GA Pre-Registration: Delegates: $250 until March 31, 2013 (All registration is through Conference and Episcopal District Presidents) Observers: $150 Visit for more details

Connectional AME Women In Ministry Quadrennial Conference

August 6 – 9, 2014 Charleston, SC Embassy Suites North Charleston – Airport & Convention Center 5055 International Boulevard, North Charleston, SC

Conn-M-SWAWO Plus PK’s Leadership Planning Retreat

December 6 – 8, 2013 Location: Wilmington, NC; Host Hotel: Hilton Wilmington Riverside – Rate: $109.00 + Taxes; Meeting Registration: $100.00 (Postmark deadline 11/1/13); Download Informational PDF

Annual Ministries in Christian Education Training/Planning Meeting

April 18 Р20, 2013 Theme:  The Cost of Discipleship РCultivating and Modeling Christ-Like Christianity Hotel Preston 733 Briley Parkway Nashville, TN 37217 Event Registration | Hotel Reservations | Flyer

Council of Bishops and General Board Meeting

>>> READ THE COUNCIL OF BISHOPS PUBLIC STATEMENT HERE <<<   June 23-26, 2013 The Jamaica Pegasus Hotel¬†(Welcome Letter and Amenities Details) Kingston, Jamaica *All official functions will be held at this hotel. AGENDA (proposed): Download PDF Reservations: Reservations will be made by a rooming list. General Board and At-Large Members contact Anita Rankin via… Read Full Post »

Investiture of Bishop Sarah Frances Davis

SAVE THE DATE!: June 24, 2013 | Kingston, Jamaica The Investiture of Bishop Sarah Frances Davis, Presiding Prelate of the 16th Episcopal District, as President of the Council of Bishops. Passports are required for all US Citizens traveling to Jamaica. For those not traveling on a US Passport, please visit the Consulate General of Jamaica… Read Full Post »

Connectional Day of Prayer

April 13, 2013 Theme: Discipleship for Radical Transformation Bishop Sarah F. Davis, Chair Rev. Dorisalene Hughes, Connectional Day of Prayer Coordinator For more information click on the links below: SAVE THE DATE | EVENT ARTICLE