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Observance of the 50th Anniversary of the Signing of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

Posted on: September 26th, 2014 by admin

On Sunday, September 28, 2014, the Daniel Alexander Payne Community Development Corporation and Metropolitan AME will partner in one worship service at 10:15 am to observe the 50th Anniversary of the signing of the landmark Civil Rights Act of 1964.  Heralded as one of the crowning legislative achievements of the civil rights movement, the legislation is worthy of wide-scale… Read more

September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on: September 26th, 2014 by admin

Prostate Cancer is the second most commonly diagnosed cancer, and also, the second cause of death in American men.  Age, family history, ethnicity and diet are the risk factors for developing prostate cancer.  Men with average risk factors for prostate cancer should be screened beginning at age 50.  African American men with high risk factors… Read more

Class Leaders Meeting

Posted on: September 26th, 2014 by admin

 Pastor Lamar will meet with all class leaders on Saturday,  October 4, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. He will share his vision for this congregational care ministry, expectations of class leaders, and plans to continue to equip class leaders to serve and support the congregation.  We will have a pot luck luncheon following the meeting. Please let your… Read more

The College Connection Ministry

Posted on: September 26th, 2014 by admin

 The College Connection Ministry would like to keep in touch with the youth of Metropolitan who are pursuing post-secondary education.  We pray for our youth and send “Care Packages” during the academic year.  These packages” include lots of LOVE and Christian literature, news from the church, snacks, toiletries, school supplies, gift cards, flash drives, health… Read more

It’s Here! Fall Youth Retreat 2014

Posted on: September 26th, 2014 by admin

The Ruby Randall Youth Ministry Council will host Metropolitan’s Fall Youth Retreat Friday, October 10 thru Sunday, October 12 at Summit Lake Christian Camp in Emmitsburg, Maryland.  Our theme is “Get in the Game” with guiding scripture, Mathew 28:18-20.  The youth retreat will offer three days of spiritually-filled activities, ranging from learning workshops to enrichment opportunities that encourage positive… Read more