Board of Directors 2018-2019 First row, Rev. David Brown, Ms Mollie Stewart, Ms. Carol Travis, Second Row, Ms. Ruth Lawson, Mr. Arnold Parks, Dr. Kimberly Russaw, Dr. Jacqui King, Dr. Angella Current Felder, Third Row, Dr. Ian Straker, Bishop Ernest Lyght, Dr. Cynthia Bond Hopson, Mr. Donald Lusk (Member Emeritus). Not pictured: Rev. Alexis Brown, […]
2016 MARKED THE 15TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BEGINNING OF THE AFRICAN – AMERICAN METHODIST HERITAGE CENTER IN MADISON, NEW JERSEY. FOR MANY YEARS, THERE WAS A CONCERN THAT THE LEGACY OF AFRICAN – AMERICANS IN METHODISM WAS BEING LOST BECAUSE HEIRS WERE NOT ALWAYS AWARE THAT ITEMS LIKE PAPERS, JOURNALS OR PHOTOGRAPHS WERE OF VALUE […]
Annual Report of The African American Methodist Heritage Center To The 51h Annual Meeting of the Black Methodists for Church Renewal – March 2018 To forget the past is to rob the future. Anonymous The year 2018 marks fifty years since the 1968 Uniting Conference of the Evangelical United Brethren Church and the Methodist Church […]
The Board of Trustees of the African American Methodist Heritage Center (AAMHC) congratulates Black Methodists for Church Renewal (BMCR) as you celebrate 50 Years of Making a Difference and we celebrate 15 Years of Service ourselves! Share your legacy with the United Methodist Church through The African American Methodist Heritage Center. Our mission is to […]
Realizing that “when an elder passes, a history perishes,” AAMHC aimed to document the presence and contributions of African Americans in Methodism. Collections of memorabilia and writings needed to be gathered, preserved, and archived in one place….
November 15, 2017, Madison, New Jersey AAMHC Names Recipients of Bishop Forrest C. Stith Grant November 15, 2017, Madison, New Jersey AAMHC Names Recipients of Bishop Forrest C. Stith Grant The Board of Trustees of the African American Methodist Heritage Center (AAMHC) is pleased to announce the 2017 recipients of the first Bishop Forrest C. […]
Grand opening of the Claflin University African American Heritage Center on Thursday, May 11, 2017 in the H. V. Manning Library, on the campus of Claflin University as part of the African American Heritage Program of the African American Methodist Heritage Center (AAMHC). Photo of President Henry N. Tisdale, President, and Rev. Dr. Joseph Wilson, […]
For Immediate Release June 22, 2017 Madison, NJ CONTACT- Carol L. Travis, Executive Assistant – firstname.lastname@example.org The African American Methodist Heritage Center Offers New Grant Opportunity The African American Methodist Heritage Center (AAMHC) announced today a new grant opportunity to local United Methodist African American congregations doing/planning innovative ways to recover, preserve and/or present their […]
BMCR represents and is dedicated to more than 2,400 Black United Methodist congregations and approximately 500,000 African American members across the United States.
African American Methodist Heritage Center Annual Report of The African American Methodist Heritage Center To The 50h Annual Meeting of the Black Methodists for Church Renewal – March 8, 2017 “… each of you take up a stone … so that this may be a sign among you. When your children ask in time to […]