HE IS RISEN!
7:45 AM and 11 AM SERVICES
SERMON BY REV. WILLIAM H. LAMAR, IV, SENIOR PASTOR
HE IS RISEN!
Metropolitan A.M.E. Church members welcomed their new Pastor, William H. Lamar IV, on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Members also took the opportunity to congratulate their former pastor, the Rev. Dr. Ronald E. Braxton, who was named presiding elder of the Potomac District.
Friday, April 18, 2014, Noon to 1 PM.
The Words and their ministers are:
“Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they do.” (Luke 23:34)
Rev. Gerald Folsom, Community of Hope A.M.E. Church
“Assuredly, I say to you, today you will be with me in Paradise.” (Luke 23:43)
Rev. Raymond Edmonds, Falls Road A.M.E. Church
“Woman, behold your son! Then He said to the disciple, Behold your mother!” (John 19:26-27)
Rev. Jerri Edmonds, Falls Road A.M.E. Church
“My God, My God, why have you forsaken me?” (Matthew 27:46)
Rev. Aisha Karimah, Metropolitan A.M.E. Church
“I thirst. “ (John 19:28)
Rev. Ayana Newton, First A.M.E. Church Gaithersburg
“It is finished.” (John 19:30)
Rev. Rodney Barnes, Gethsemane A.M.E. Church
“Father, into your hands I commit my spirit.” (Luke 23:46)
Rev. Jonathan Newton, Metropolitan A.M.E. Church
WASHINGTON— The Cathedral Choir of Metropolitan AME Church and four gifted local soloists will present Theodore Dubois’ “Seven Last Words of Christ” on Good Friday, April 18, at 7:30 p.m. at the recently-renovated church located at 1518 M Street N.W.
This beloved sacred music of the Easter Season will feature DeVaunte Ogden, soprano; Antonio Chase, tenor, Thomas Beard, baritone and Evelyn Curenton, organist. Dr. Lester S. Green, Jr., Minister of Music at Metropolitan A.M.E., will conduct the performance.
Metropolitan, the denomination’s National Cathedral of African Methodism, will webcast this Good Friday presentation.
This Good Friday, April 19, 2014, Metropolitan AME is hosting a community bake sale from 11am to 2pm. The church is conveniently located at 1518 M Street, NW. Please stop by and pick up a delicious treat for your Easter table. Choose from a variety of cakes, cookies, pies and other delectable goodies . . . all reasonably priced! We will have water and snacks available, too. Please spread the word. All are welcome.
Thank you and we look forward to seeing you this Friday at Metropolitan’s “Swing into Spring” sweet shop.