Quadrennial Theme: "Getting Back to Basics As We Envision Our Way Forward In Taking Care of God's Business"
The People of The CME Church
Featured Announcements and News
Highlights of the
Women's Missionary Council
19th Quadrennial Assembly
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
President Jacqueline I. Scott
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: Geraldine Taylor-Winslett
The list of officers and additional news from the Quadrennial Assembly is here.
Bishop and Mrs. Bobby R. Best and the Ninth Episcopal District will host the Seventh Annual CME Unity Summit and the General Connectional Board Meeting scheduled August 19-23, 2019 at the Sheraton Grand Phoenix located at 340 N. 3rd Street in Phoenix, AZ.
The theme for this year's Unity Summit is, "A Way Forward: Vibrant Worship."
The Unity Summit is scheduled for Monday, August 19, 2019 through Thursday, August 22, 2019.
The General Connectional Board meeting is scheduled for Thursday, August 22, 2019 through Friday, August 23, 2019.
The Program is available here.
The registration fee for the Unity Summit is $175. Members of the General Connectional Board are expected to register. You may register online here and thereafter reserve your hotel room. Additional information including airline discounts is available here .
Attend The Connectional Youth and Young Adult Conference (CYYAC20)
June 28-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. Upon completion of your payment, you will receive a registration confirmation notice and the link to reserve your hotel room.
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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.