Timeline: Methodism in Black and White 1758 John Wesley baptizes two “Negro slaves,” at least one woman, thus setting the pattern for receiving people of color into the societies and the church. These two return to Antigua to start the Methodist society in the “new world.” 1760s Anne Schweitzer, a black woman, becomes a founding […]
Each January, retired United Methodist Bishop Woodie White pens a letter to his friend and fellow civil rights leader, the late Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Celebrate African American History Month with this annual collection of devotions. Includes reading for each day of February based on a scripture passage, African American history, and a themed-based prayer. These devotions increase knowledge and awareness of African American history, foster pride in that history, and strengthen personal and communal faith, hope, and commitment to […]
AAMHC Board of Directors annual meeting February 2013, in Linthicum,MD.