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Welcome Bishop James Levert Davis and Supervisor Arelis B. Davis to the Second Episcopal District of the AME Church

Posted on: July 17th, 2016 by admin

We welcome the new Presiding Prelate of the Second Episcopal District of the AME Church, Bishop James Levert Davis and Supervisor Arelis B. Davis.  Bishop Davis is the 123rd elected and consecrated bishop in the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church. He was elected to the office of bishop and consecrated at the 47th General Conference… Read more

Posted on: July 17th, 2016 by admin

Sunday, July 17th, we will celebrate Metropolitan AME Church’s 178th Anniversary with a dynamic worship experience at 10:15 AM! We will be joined by Civil Rights Movement icon the Honorable John Lewis  and we will dedicate the health ministry and unit in memory of Dr. Lorraine Edith Tolbert Gillian.  We have come back from the… Read more

Parking on Sunday, July 3, 2016

Posted on: July 2nd, 2016 by admin

On Sunday, July 3, 2016, there will be no church parking in the NEA garage directly across the street from the church. Please park in the PMI Garage located on the north side of M Street between 16th and 17th Streets.  Please note that there will be one worship service at 10:15 am; Church School… Read more

There is gospel to preach here: Christian leaders respond to the Orlando shooting

Posted on: June 28th, 2016 by admin

Pastor William H. Lamar IV and 11 other Christian leaders were interviewed by Faith & Leadership about their responses to the Orlando Pulse Nightclub shooting.  Pastor Lamar’s  interview is reprinted below.  You can read the full article at https://www.faithandleadership.com/there-gospel-preach-here-christian-leaders-respond-orlando-shooting The Rev. William H. Lamar IV Pastor, Metropolitan AME Church, Washington, D.C. What did you do… Read more

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