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Christian Education Day and Freedom Sunday

Posted on: September 19th, 2014 by admin

  Christian Education Day will be observed on  Sunday, September 21 during both services.  Rev. Moya Harris will be the preacher for the 7:45 am service and Rev. Dr. Marcia J. Montgomery Clinkscales will be the preacher for the 11:00 am service.   Sunday, September 21, 2014 has been designated Freedom Sunday by the AME Church and other black church denominations.  The Black Church… Read more

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

Posted on: September 19th, 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 recognition… Read more

September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on: September 19th, 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 19th, 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 19th, 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