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The Phillips School of Theology will convene the Twenty-Fourth Pastors' Conference & Seventy-Sixth Founders' Celebration on Monday, January 6 through Thursday, January 9, 2020 at the Crowne Plaza Atlanta Airport located at 1325 Virginia Avenue in East Point, GA.
The registration fee for the Pastors' Conference & Founders' Celebration is $100. Online registration is available on this Web page or you may download a registration form.
The room rate at the Crowne Plaza Atlanta Airport is $132.00 per night. A one night’s deposit is required for hotel registration. The deadline date to reserve a room is December 7, 2018. You may reserve your hotel room after registering online.
The Women's Missionary Council’s Executive Board 2020 Meeting will be held February 25-29, 2020 at the Atlanta Marriott Northeast/Emory Area located at 2000 Century Blvd NE, Atlanta, GA 30345. Bishop Thomas L. Brown, Sr. and Dr. Louise B. Brown and the members of the Sixth Episcopal District will host the Executive Board.
Join the Women's Missionary Council as we celebrate 101 years of ministry in the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church! Meet the newly-elected officers of the Council and hear their reports on the work accomplished since the 2019 Quadrennial Assembly and projects underway in our Zion!
Online registration is available at https://cmewmc.org/ .
You may reserve your hotel room after you register.
Additionally you may download a registration form at the Web site.
Executive Board Banquet......$60.00
Late Registration ................ $160.00
Additional information about the Executive Board 2020 Meeting is available on the Women's Missionary Council Web site <https://cmewmc.org>.
The Connectional Youth and Young Adult Conference (CYYAC20)
June 29 - July 3, 2020
CYYAC20 will be held at the Sheraton Greensboro at Four Seasons Hotel located at 3121 W Gate City Blvd, Greensboro, NC 27407. The theme is P.R.E.S.S. (Passionate Relevant Essential Sincere Service).
The discounted registration fee for CYYAC20 is $150 now through December 31, 2019. The registration fee includes the Concert! The online registration portal is open to single and group reservations for up to 50 persons by credit/debit card and check! For additional information and to register, visit here.
We invite graduates, individuals, local churches and ministries to be a part of CYYAC20 by submitting an ad to appear in the CYYAC20 Souvenir Journal. Create an ad for graduates or the conference! The ad may be submitted here and paid by credit/debit card or check.
By Senior Bishop Lawrence Reddick In Dallas on October 1, a jury found a white Police officer guilty of murder in the shooting death of Botham Jean, a black man, in his own apartment on September 6, 2018. Had I been a part of the jury in the trial of Amber Guyger, it w ould have…Read More
Meet, Greet, and Hit the Street! November 30th-December 4th, 2019 *Service Project: Helping families affected by Hurricane Maria with the reconstruction of their homes. Specialty skills in construction are a priority. *$500 Per Person, Airfare not included (4nights 5 days housing, ground transportation and two meals per day) in addition water will be provided daily. …Read More
Contact: Dr. Ore Spragin, Jr., Editor The Christian Index Email: firstname.lastname@example.org 901-515-6510 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Christian Methodist Episcopal Church and CVS Health will launch its Health Awareness and Caregiver Health Partnership on October 5, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Rock of Ages CME Church 478 Scott Street, Memphis, TN 38112; and October 12,…Read More
By Senior Bishop Lawrence Reddick Generosity is an important part of a genuine Christian spirit. It’s also an important part of CME culture. What I’ve learned is that CMEs respond to emergencies with great generosity. I believe that generosity will show itself again as we respond to the needs of people who have suffered through…Read More
September 6, 2019 TO: Members of the C.M.E. Church FROM: The Emergency Relief Committee SUBJECT: Hurricane Dorian Over the last few days we have watched intently to see what would be the impact of Hurricane Dorian on the United States. At this point, however, it appears that Dorian spared major wrath upon the coast of the United States, but…Read More
From the CME College of Bishops August 17, 2019 In 2018, the CME Church began work on a strategic plan for the denomination. The Bishops and General Officers met together with a facilitator to begin the visioning process in September 2018. In December 2018, members of the Church were invited to submit their thoughts and recommendations…Read More
June 21-29, 2019 Hilton Shreveport Shreveport, LA Quadrennial Theme for 2019-2023: Missionaries Embracing a New Era of Innovation for Greater Service New Officers of the Women’s Missionary Council – 2019-2023 L-R: President: Jacqueline I. Scott, Vice President: Calandra Hunter; Recording Secretary: Theresa Duhart; Assistant Secretary: Deborah Luster Dickenson; Treasurer: Nellie King; Editor. The Missionary Messenger:…Read More
Dear CME Members and Friends, We’d like to inform you that the official Web site of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church <https://thecmechurch.org> has been revamped and has a new look! The Web site is a work in progress and will continue to evolve and we increase our domains which now (or will) include cmechurch.net, cmechurch.org and…Read More
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The Christian Methodist Episcopal Church Church, familiarly known as the CME Church, has a glorious and rich history! The CME Church was organized December 16, 1870 in Jackson, Tennessee by 41 former slave members of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South. The CME Church is a branch of Wesleyan Methodism founded and organized by John Wesley in England in 1844 and established in America as the Methodist Episcopal Church in 1784.
The CME Church celebrated its 148th anniversary on December 16, 2018.
The CME Church has more than 1.2 million members across the United States, and has missions and sister churches in Haiti, Jamaica and fourteen African nations.
The mission of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church is to be disciples of Jesus the Christ by serving individuals, communities and the world as the representative, loving presence of God and as witnesses to God’s salvation and grace.
The vision of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church is to be a transforming church for Jesus the Christ within a changing world.