Archive for June, 2010

Biblical Scholar to Preach at Metropolitan

Posted on: June 30th, 2010 by admin

PRESS ROOM METROPOLITAN AME CHURCH 1518 M St. NW Washington, DC 20005     JUNE 23, 2010                                               FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:  Anthony Hawkins 202-331-1426 BIBLICAL SCHOLAR TO PREACH AT METROPOLITAN WASHINGTON (June 23, 2010)  —  Renowned preacher, author, divinity educator and scholar Dr. Cain Hope Felder will preach at Metropolitan A.M.E. Church, 1518 M St. NW, on… Read more

DC Preservation League Names Metropolitan AME Most Endangered

Posted on: June 17th, 2010 by admin

The DC Preservation League, Washington’s only citywide non-profit historic preservation organization promoting the preservation and enhancement of the District’s historic and built environment, issued its annual list of Most Endangered Places in Washington for 2010. This list, issued annually since 1996, is selected by the Board of Trustees of the DC Preservation League from nominations… Read more

Ernest Green to Serve as Honorary Chairperson of Capital Campaign

Posted on: June 15th, 2010 by admin

Ernest Green, vice president of Lehman Brothers and a member of the Little Rock Nine has agreed to serve as honorary chairperson of a capital campaign committee established to raise $11 million to restore Metropolitan AME Church in Northwest. The 124-year-old church that’s often referred to as the “National Cathedral” of African Methodism at 15th and M Streets in Northwest has fallen into disrepair.

Historic Preservation and Restoration CRAB FEAST

Posted on: June 10th, 2010 by admin

The Metropolitan AME Church Historic Preservation and Restoration CRAB FEAST will be held on Friday, September 17, 2010 at 7:30 PM at Martin’s Cross Winds. 7400 Greenway Center Drive, Greenbelt, Maryland. MENU: Endless steamed, hard shelled crabs; plus a sumptuous buffet of succulent beef, pork, chicken and seafood entrees; tasty vegetables and salads; luscious desserts;… Read more