Archive for May, 2011

Sundays with the Met featuring the Bel Canto Singers of Nassau,
Bahamas – June 5, 2011

Posted on: May 31st, 2011 by admin

The Bel Canto SingersYou are Invited! Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church Sundays with the MET presents a Delightful Afternoon of Tastes and Sounds of the Caribbean featuring, in concert, The Bel Canto Singers of Nassau, Bahamas, Directed by Mr. Eldridge McPhee.

This 16-member vocal ensemble is known for its rich and robust singing style. You will experience exciting music—Modern, Classical, and Spiritual—with a Caribbean Flair. Join us on Sunday afternoon, June 5, 2011, 3:00 PM in the Metropolitan A.M.E. Church Restored Sanctuary at 1518 M Street NW in Washington, D.C.

We are celebrating the kick off of Metropolitan’s 173rd Anniversary Season and observing the United Nations International Year for People of African Descent

FREE ADMISSION and Free parking available directly across from the church in the NEA parking garage

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Posted on: May 31st, 2011 by admin

Metropolitan AME now has an updated YouTube channel. There are 17 videos posted. Our most viewed video is “On the Battlefield” which has over 1,000 views. Please subscribe to our channel and encourage others to subscribe ( . Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

Honoring the African American Soldier – This Sunday

Posted on: May 24th, 2011 by admin

On Sunday May 29, 2011 at the 9:00 a.m. worship service Metropolitan A.M.E. Church, The National Cathedral of the African Methodist Episcopal Church, will honor the memory of and pay tribute to the African American Soldier. The preacher for this worship service will be Minister Lieutenant Colonel (Retired) Perry Nelson Dent Jr., Associate Minister of Shiloh Baptist Church, Alexandria, Virginia.

Sermon Notes: No Room and No Place for Small Christian Living

Posted on: May 24th, 2011 by admin

Rev. Dr. Ronald E. Braxton, Senior Pastor Metropolitan AME Church, Washington, DC Sunday, May 22, 2011 1 Peter 2: 2-10 2-3 You’ve had a taste of God. Now, like infants at the breast, drink deep of God’s pure kindness. Then you’ll grow up mature and whole in God. The Living Stone and a Chosen… Read more

The Sisters of the Covenant’s “Just Desserts” Fundraiser

Posted on: May 24th, 2011 by admin

The Sisters of the Covenant’s (Women’s Ministry) “Just Desserts” Fundraiser will be held on Sunday, June 5, after Sunday School (12 noon). They are seeking donations of your favorite desserts to be sampled. The categories of desserts are: cakes, pies & cobblers, cookies & bars (brownies, etc.), Jell-O molds, puddings, and others. The cost of the fundraiser is $5.00 which would allow you to sample the various desserts.

Reminder: Luncheon Honoring Rev. Johanna Green, Saturday at noon

Posted on: May 19th, 2011 by admin

On Saturday, May 21, 2011, 12:00 noon, Metropolitan A.M.E. Church will honor the Rev. Johanna Newberry Green at an Appreciation Luncheon. The Reverend Johanna Newberry Green has attended and served at Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church her entire life. She was baptized as an infant at the church by Rev. William H. Thomas, Metropolitan’s… Read more