If you were not able to attend the orientation held in December, please plan to attend a “make-up” session being held on Saturday, January 14, 2012 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the church. Important information will be covered about the history of the Class System and the responsibilities of class leaders. For more… Read more
Archive for December, 2011
Join the Metropolitan AME Church team in a day of community service in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King on Monday, January 16, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Registration is $25m which includes supplies, snacks, and a T-shirt for each registered participant.
1) Visit http://mlk2012.kintera.org
2) Click Register Now
3) Accept the Volunteer Waiver
4) Click Join a Team
5) Select the Metropolitan AME Church Team from the drop-down menu
6) Add your personal contact information and you will be registered!
This is an opportunity for us to take Metropolitan into the community and to fellowship with one another. Please register by January 2, 2012. The Love and Peace Unit of the Sarah Allen Missionary Society (SAMS) is sponsoring our team. For more information contact Marsha Botts at firstname.lastname@example.org or Celeste Garcia at email@example.com.
Church members, do you want to become a better steward of your finances? Church Leaders, do you want to help your members become financially fit and giving according to biblical principals?
Please join Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB) and Metropolitan AME Church on Saturday, January 7, 2012, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., for a free, three-hour seminar that answers the question, Can I Afford My Life? CAAB and Metropolitan AME Church successfully partnered with Moneywise with Kelvin Boston on November 5, 2011 and delivered an amazing, full-day event that drew over 500 participants! If you want to build on what you learned at Moneywise, or just start the New Year on the right financial footing, this is the workshop for you. Moderated by Linda Easley Stroman, Director of Financial Education for CAAB, and facilitated by Financial Coach, Geoffrey Tate, author of “The Series of Seven” this workshop will take you on a journey toward financial freedom. Mr. Tate has helped hundreds of individuals balance their finances and he will help you to answer the question: “Can I Afford My Life?”
Capital Area Asset Builders
Church Web Site The Metropolitan AME website has received over 114,000 visits this year from over 34,000 unique visitors. 84,681 of those visits came from the United States, 17,173 from China and 3,695 from the Russian Federation. The highest number of unique visitors was in January with 4,067 after President Obama’s visit. The highest number… Read more
Presiding Elder Louis Charles Harvey December 18, 2011 Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post
Rev. Dr. Louis-Charles Harvey, Presiding Elder, 2nd Episcopal District, AME Church Metropolitan AME Church Sunday, December 18, 2011 www.metropolitaname.org Scripture: Matthew 1:20-22, Joseph Accepts Jesus as His Son. 20 But after he had considered this, an angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream and said, “Joseph son of David, do not be… Read more
Calendar of church events through January 1, 2012. Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post
Metropolitan A.M.E. member Edith Buffalow and her showroom, the Adobe Design Center & Showroom, were recently profiled in the Washington Informer.
African-American Merchant Thrives on H Street
The interior of the Adobe Design Center & Showroom. Owner Edith Buffalow is seen here.Some African-American merchants have disappeared from the H Street,NE corridor. Others such as Edith Buffalow forge on.
Here, at 654 H Street, NE in the showroom of her Adobe Design Center, Buffalow is surrounded by a collection of art and furniture she finds in far away corners of the globe. Her clientele has a taste for the unique which has led Buffalow to many exotic places, such as Indonesia, India, Taiwan, Mexico and South Africa. Read more. . .
(TriceEdneyWire.com) – It was an impressive gathering of spiritual leaders from denominations that rarely mingle together or remain separated by ideology. However, the Washington Interfaith Network (WIN) successfully collaborated with faith leaders from around the District to come together for a common cause – jobs and affordable housing. Muslims, Jews, Orthodox Christians, Methodists, Baptists, Episcopalians,… Read more