Trailblazing preacher broke social barriers for Black women in the 1800s
The Rev. Jarena Lee was a Black history trailblazer, who was the first woman to be authorized to preach by Richard Allen, ... read more »
Like many pastors, the Rev. Nicolette Birdsong Wilson wants her St. James AME Church congregation to grow spiritually and numerically. But, numbers play a lesser role than relationship building. ... read more »
AME SoCal Lay Organization event to feature state and county candidates for office
Propositions and candidates in the upcoming mid-term election will be vetted and explained at the Community Education Town Hall on Friday, ... read more »
Spiritual giant and champion for social justice are frequently used to describe the Right Rev. Cornal Garnett Henning, Sr.
Known locally and internationally as a passionate religious leader and human rights advocate, ... read more »
Bishop Stafford J.N. Wicker and the Rev. Dr. Constance Wicker were special guests at Brookins-Kirkland Community AME Church on June 18. The Wickers are the presiding prelate and the supervisor of missions of the 18th Episcopal District of the AME Church. ... read more »
Luerena Williams, a longtime member of the AME Church, passed away on May 20 at the age of 92.
Her long life was highlighted by her 20 years of faithful service as a missionary at Brookins (now Brookins-Kirkland) Community AME Church and 21 years as a stewardess and deaconess at Second AME Church, ... read more »