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.
47th Meeting, March 28-29, 2014, St. Louis, Missouri We are only a few weeks away from the 2014 Special Meeting of Black Methodists for Church Renewal. We have much work to do and we have much to celebrate in the life of the church and by way of what we are endeavoring to do in […]
Explore the dynamic history of a resilient, faithful African American people who overcame racism and rejection to serve God as a remnant in their predominantly white denomination. They were determined to achieve freedom, dignity and full inclusion in developing a united Methodist Church. They succeeded through their faithful obedience to God’s vision of love, justice […]
Methodist history is expressed uniquely in our society African American Methodist Heritage Center announces our 2014 calendar, which celebrates the banners that are displayed in various artistic mediums in churches, and on their websites… The banners honor the legacy and tradition of early Methodists and embrace the uniqueness of the current age. This calendar honors […]
The African American Methodist Heritage Center (AAMHC) is a ministry of the United Methodist Church and Methodism at large. It views the church and its ministry in retrospect and prospect,
African American Methodist Heritage Center to The 46th Annual Meeting of Black Methodists for Church Renewal – March 13-15, 2013 “ …when your children shall ask their parents in time to come, saying, ‘What do these stones mean?’ then you shall let your children know, ‘Israel crossed over the Jordan here on dry ground’.” (Joshua […]
(retired) as Board of Directors President Linthicum Heights, Md.—The United Methodist Church’s African American Methodist Heritage Center (AAMHC) announced the election of Bishop Woodie W. White (retired) as Board of Directors President at a Feb. 8-9 meeting. A long-time United Methodist and Black Methodists for Church Renewal (BMCR) member, White brings a treasure of history […]
United Methodist Bishop Leontine T.C. Kelly, the first black woman bishop in a major Christian denomination, preaches at a Methodist church in College Park, Ga., in 2004. Kelly, 92, died in Oakland on June 28. Leontine T.C. Kelly, a daughter and wife of ministers who followed her own calling and became the first black woman […]