Announcements

The CME College of Bishops Support and Solidarity with Professional Athletes Protest of Racial Injustices

By cmechurchadmin | August 27, 2020

Dear CME Family, The College of Bishops of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church is expressing our support, solidarity and admiration for the Milwaukee Bucks, the NBA, WNBA and MLB players for their courageous actions, leadership and rise to the, “Call of the Moment”, by their refusal to play to bring attention to racial injustices taking…

OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Retired Senior Bishop Paul A. G. Stewart, Sr. is the New Presiding Bishop of the Ninth Episcopal District

By cmechurchadmin | August 17, 2020

  The Committee on Episcopacy, charged according to Paragraph 431 of The Book of Discipline, Revised 2018, met on Sunday evening August 16, 2020, and unanimously voted to assign Retired Senior Bishop Paul A. G. Stewart, Sr., the new presiding bishop of the Ninth Episcopal District. The necessity to assign a new bishop was required…

The Passing of Bishop Bobby R. Best, 61st Bishop of the CME Church

By cmechurchadmin | August 3, 2020

Bishop Bobby R. Best, the 61st Bishop of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, passed Sunday night, August 2, 2020. Bishop Best presided over the Ninth Episcopal District. Funeral arrangements will be announced as soon as available. Bishop Best was elected bishop in 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland, on the first ballot. He is survived by his…

Growing The Church During A Pandemic

By cmechurchadmin | August 1, 2020

 Growing The Church During A Pandemic  Rev. Leon C. Moore, Jr., General Secretary of Evangelism and Missions   Although the doors for many churches have been closed since mid-March 2020, we have a unique opportunity as pastors and laity to look at innovative ways to grow the local church. Doing things right the first…

“The Church Reopening” Webinar on Saturday, 6/13

By cmechurchadmin | June 7, 2020

Join Us For This Special Webinar The Church Reopening: Health, Legal and Safety Implications…And More Saturday, June 13, 1 PM EST ~ The Webinar will be Recorded View on Facebook Live – The Official CME Page www.facebook.com/thecmechurch Join by Zoom Password: CME1870 Webinar ID: 991 2573 8964 Dial in by telephone: (for higher quality, dial…

Statement of the College of Bishops: Protests Over Murder of George Floyd

By cmechurchadmin | June 5, 2020

For Immediate Release Statement of the College of Bishops Christian Methodist Episcopal Church Protests over Murder of George Floyd “I have seen the affliction of my people; and I have heard their cries.”     The bishops of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church feel the anger and outrage felt by all who saw that white policeman holding…

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Virtual Ministry Opportunities: Online Technology Resources

By cmechurchadmin | April 18, 2020

Virtual Ministry Resources CME Church Virtual Worship Service Directory Virtual Ministry Opportunities Presentations:  PowerPoint show PDF Worship Arts Reimagined   Video A general understanding of integrating worship arts in electronic mediums from basic to more advanced.  The Connectional Music and Arts Ministry (CMAM) covers licensing worship planning teleconference meeting platform and streaming.  Zoom Zoom: Zoom combines video…

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Special Message From the College of Bishops Regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19)

By cmechurchadmin | March 12, 2020

Dear CME Church Family: The College of Bishops is aware of the serious nature of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and we seek to provide some guidance to you as you make decisions about your day-to-day life and about congregational life at the local level: Follow any restrictions and limitations imposed by local, state and federal…

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Coronavirus Guidelines, Emergency and Pandemic Preparedness

By cmechurchadmin | March 3, 2020

Dear CME Family: We are blessed that the Samuel DeWitt Proctor Conference, Inc. (SDPC) has facilitated compilation of information as a congregational resource to address the evolving coronavirus risks. Please do not hesitate to share other resources we can pass along.. We are pleased to share the thoughtful guidelines with everyone.  Note, this is not presented…

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Dr. Louise Baker Brown: Clothed With Strength And Dignity

By cmechurchadmin | February 29, 2020

Dr. Louise Baker Brown: Clothed With Strength And Dignity