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AME Church: Has the President Declared War on the Poor and People of Color?
July 31, 2019
AME Church leaders issued the following statement in response to President Donald Trump’s recent Twitter attacks against four Congresswomen of color, Congressman Elijah Cummings and the city of Baltimore. ... read more »
Black Fact of the Day: July 11, 2019 – Brought to you by Black365
July 11, 2019
On this day, July 11, 2000, Vashti Murphy McKenzie became the first female A.M.E. Bishop in the church’s 213-year history. Brought to you by the Black365 Calendar. ... read more »
The National Black Church Initiative (NBCI) sends letter to Gov. Brown to approve the Application for Commutation of Donald James Bohana
December 7, 2018
December 5, 2018 Via Federal Express Honorable Edmund G. Brown, Governor State of California, Office of Legal Affairs State Capitol 1303 10th Street Sacramento, CA 95814-4900   ... read more »
Gen X Pastor Aims to Draw Traditionalists and Millennials to Christ
November 14, 2018
The Rev. Marvin McKenzie aims to draw all ages to Christ and doing that, he says, takes “out the box” thinking. As the new pastor of Walker Temple AME Church in Los Angeles, ... read more »
AMEs Issue Statement on Black Clergy and President Trump Meeting
August 5, 2018
Editor’s note: President Donald Trump met with African American pastors at the White House on Aug. 1, and many of the attendees applauded his administration. Pastor Darryl Scott of Ohio referred to Trump as the “the most pro-black President that we’ve had in our lifetime,” according to the White House transcript of the meeting. ... read more »
Park Hills Features Bell-Inge at 31st Annual Women’s Day
May 9, 2018
Park Hills Community Church, Reformed Church in America, will celebrate their 31st Annual Women’s Day on Sunday, May 20, at 11 a. m. The theme is “Women of God, ... read more »
AME Church Responds to Trump’s Racist Rhetoric
January 17, 2018
In a scathing rebuke of recent racist comments reportedly stated by President Donald Trump, the AME Church Council of Bishops issued the following statement signed by Bishop Clement W. ... read more »
National Council of Churches Endorses Sweeping Initiative to End Racism
November 15, 2017
The governing board of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA (NCC) enthusiastically endorsed a sweeping initiative to end racism on Nov. ... read more »
Fugh to Assume Presidency of AME Council of Bishops
June 14, 2017
  General Board meeting and Investiture ceremony set for June 19-21 The Right Rev. Clement W. Fugh, presiding prelate of the Fifth Episcopal District of the AME Church, ... read more »
Rumph Seeks Higher Service in AME Church
June 30, 2016
The Rev. Dr. J. Arthur Rumph is among the candidates seeking the office of bishop in the African Methodist Episcopal Church. With 36 years in the pastoral ministry, ... read more »
Reid Ready to Lead as AME Bishop
June 16, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Frank Madison Reid III stopped in Los Angeles on June 12 to campaign for bishop in the African Methodist Episcopal Church. AMEs from all over the world will meet in Philadelphia, ... read more »
International  WMS President Speaks at FAME
May 12, 2016
Dr. Shirley Cason-Reed, international president of the Women ‘s Missionary Society of the African Methodist Episcopal Church, will be the guest speaker for Annual Missionary Day on Sunday, ... read more »
Kirkland to Retire as Bishop, Not as Preacher
March 2, 2016
The Right Rev. Theodore Larry Kirkland, Sr., will soon enter a new phase of his ministry as a preacher of the Gospel. Currently, he serves as the presiding prelate of the Fifth Episcopal District of the African Methodist Episcopal Church, ... read more »
USPS issues Bishop Richard Allen stamp
February 17, 2016
The U.S. Postal Service dedicated the Richard Allen stamp on February 2, bringing to a close a 12-year campaign to recognize the contributions of a man who helped shape American history. ... read more »
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