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Thank Rev. Jonathan Newton for his service to Metropolitan AME, Sunday, June 26, 2016

Posted on: June 22nd, 2016 by admin

On Sunday, June 26, Rev. Jonathan Newton will preach both services–7:45 am and 11:00 am. Following the 11am worship, we will host a reception to thank Rev. Jonathan Newton for his years of faithful service to our congregation. Please join us in Douglass Hall for a short program, repast and fellowship. Rev. Newton joined the… Read more

Weekly Health Note

Posted on: June 21st, 2016 by admin

We have discussed before certain foods that are good for certain medical conditions.  But it is always important to be smart about the foods we eat.  Read on and find more foods that are good for you in more ways than one… How smart are you about food? by Must Love Foods We’re all trying… Read more

Reflect. Pray. Act., June 17, 2016

Posted on: June 12th, 2016 by admin

On Friday, June 17, 2016 at 7:00 pm, Metropolitan AME Church will host a community-wide commemoration of the first anniversary of the Mother Emanuel AME Church Massacre.  The service of music and prayer, focused on Reflection, Prayer and Action, is open to the public. Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on… Read more

Let’s Go Out to the Ballgame

Posted on: June 12th, 2016 by admin

The Mighty Men of Metropolitan are selling tickets for Metropolitan members and friends who would like to attend the following Washington Nationals Baseball Games: August 13, 2016 – ATL, 7:05 PM; October 1, 2016 – MIA, 4:05 PM.   Please contact Brother Pete Prioleau at prioleaupete@aol.com / elias.prioleau.ctr@mail.mil if you would like reserve tickets.  Specific information… Read more

Save These July Dates

Posted on: June 12th, 2016 by admin

Please note that we will begin our summer worship schedule on the first Sunday of July.  During the months of July and August, we will have one worship service at 10:15 am.   July 6-13 – Fiftieth Quadrennial Session of the General Conference, African Methodist Episcopal Church, Pennsylvania Convention Center – Philadelphia, PA.  For more… Read more

Weekly Health Note

Posted on: June 12th, 2016 by admin

In June we celebrate Fathers’ Day.  But did you also know that June is also Men’s Health Month, and that this year June 13-19 is Men’s Health Week?  The goal of Men’s Health Month and Week is to heighten awareness and encourage early detection and treatment for health issues that disproportionately affect men.  Read on… Read more

Jazz Vespers, June 4, 2016

Posted on: May 29th, 2016 by admin

On Saturday, June 4, 2016, from 3:00-5:00 p.m., the Ethel P. Hall Club will again present Jazz Vespers in Douglass Hall.  Music will be provided by the N Tyme Jazz Ensemble, featuring Davey Yarborough and Esther Williams.  Tickets are $25. The Ethel P. Hall Club raises money to provide pew Bibles and hymnals. Recommend on… Read more

Women’s Bible Study, June 10, 2016

Posted on: May 29th, 2016 by admin

Women’s Bible Study will be held on Friday, June 10, 2016 at 7:00 pm in the ABC Room.  Be prepared to discuss pages 151-169  (Week 7- The Potter And The Clay) Of Breaking Free by Beth Moore. This will be the last Women’s Bible Study for the 2015-16 Season. Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it… Read more

African American Music Appreciation Month Music Tribute, June 11, 2016

Posted on: May 29th, 2016 by admin

Metropolitan has been invited to together to co-host a DC African American Music Appreciation Month (AAMAM) event that would become an annual citywide celebration of various forms of African American Music, with a particular focus on honoring “DC’s own”.  We are part of the inaugural AAMAM musical tribute that will honor Richard Smallwood and Chuck… Read more

Women’s Lecture Series, June 11, 2016

Posted on: May 29th, 2016 by admin

Please join us for a brunch lecture with our own resident theologian Rev. Dr. Shively Smith, New Testament scholar on Saturday, June 11, 2016, from 10:00 am – 12:00 noon.  Rev. Dr. Smith will speak from the topic, Examining Theological Authenticity, Embracing our Authentic Selves. Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments… Read more