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Watch Where You Sit!
An eagle was sitting on a tree resting, doing nothing. A small rabbit saw
the eagle and asked him, 'Can I also sit like you and do nothing?' The eagle
answered: 'Sure, why not.' So, the rabbit sat on the ground below the eagle
and rested. All of a sudden, a fox appeared, jumped on the rabbit and ate
it. Moral of the story: To be sitting and doing nothing, you must be sitting
very, very high!
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Congratulations Dr. Settle!
Midwest Annual Conference is pleased to announce that on Friday, December
19, 2014, Barry Jerome Settle received his Doctor of Ministry from United
Dr. Settle presently serves as the pastor of First A.M.E. Church, Kansas
We are very proud of you!
Area New Year's Eve/Watch Night Celebrations
The following year end services will be held on Wednesday, December 31,
Bethel A.M.E. Church, 411 Kiowa, Leavenworth, Kansas, Prayer, Praze
and Power service from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. Rev. Pamela M. Mason,
Trinity A.M.E. Church, 2201 N. Fifth Street, Kansas City, Kansas @ 5:00
p.m. Rev. Fran Cary, Pastor
Ward Chapel A.M.E. Church, 2126 Prospect, Kansas City, Missouri will host
the Watch Night Observance of the Greater Kansas City Ministerial Alliance @
6:00 p.m. Rev. Donald Morrison will deliver the message. Rev. Gary Charles,
Alliance President. Rev. Roger D. Jackson, host Pastor.
First A.M.E. Church, 1111 N. 8th Street, Kansas City, Kansas @ 6:00 p.m.
Dr. Barry Settle, Pastor
St. Luke A.M.E. Church, 800 North 12th Street, Kansas City, Kansas @ 6:00
p.m. Rev. Nicole Pledger, Pastor
Greater New Bethel A.M.E. Church, 1820 N. 55th Street, Kansas City,
Kansas @ 7:00 p.m. Rev. Edward Walzer, Jr., pastor
Saint Paul A.M.E. Church, Olathe, Kansas Is For Sale
If you are interested in this property, please call Paul Sims @
October 6, 2014 St. Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church, 400 W. Spruce
Street, Olathe, Kansas held a Church Conference to discuss and make a decision
about the future of the church. By a unanimous vote of the membership, St. Paul
decided to close its doors.
Some of the reasons include, but are not limited to, a dwindling membership
and the inability to pay current financial obligations. St. Paul stood as the
only A.M.E. Church in Johnson County, the State of Kansas.
Please keep the former members of St. Paul in your prayers as they seek
another place to worship.
From One Of Our Readers In Cyberspace!
Thank you for being so diligent in keeping the Fifth Episcopal
District so informed. It means so much to be able to obtain inspiring,
informational and accurate data about our Zion at just the click of the
mouse. May God continue bless you and your entire staff for your efforts.
Thank you Celia for your words of encouragement! When I started building
Websites over twelve years ago, there were many people who could not see the
importance of having an Online presence. I learned how to build and maintain
Websites in order to reach beyone the walls of the local church into the
global community. It hasn't been easy and many times I have considered
giving up. I want you to know that people like you give me a reason to
continue. Once again, thank you Celia!
"Come and help us celebrate over 35 years of ministry with this Woman of
God who has given tirelessly of herself!"
Location: Hilton Garden Inn, 19677 E. Jackson Dr., Independence, MO 64057
Ms. Stacie Dowtown Co-Chairperson & Rev. Dr. Eraina Aseme Co-Chairperson
St. Luke A.M.E. Church, Liberty, Missouri To Offer Screening Center
In partnership with the "Black Health Care Coalition" Julie Leibold
RN/FCN is facilitating a new "Screening Center "in Liberty at the St. Luke
A.M.E. Church. Annual Cholesterol screening and monthly glucose and
blood pressure. There are also plans for a "Walking Club".
The Black Health Care Coalition offers several programs for the Community
using their Healthy Generations.
Saint Luke, Liberty is located at 433 North Main Street
Liberty, Missouri 64068.
Rev. Helen Benton-Harris, Pastor
Cub Scout Pack At Christ Our Redeemer A.M.E. Church
Under the leadership of Pastor Keith J. Cordier, Sr. (an Eagle Scout),
Christ Our Redeemer A.M.E. Church, located at 8607 Longview Road
Kansas City, Missouri, invites boys from ages 7 to 10 to join Christ Our
Redeemer's Cub Scout Pack 531! If you live in the South Kansas City,
Missouri area, this is an excellent opportunity for your son to learn
valuable skills that will help him through life's challenges. Meetings are every Thursday night at 7:00 p.m.
Interested? Call the church at (816) 761-4989, or send an Email to
Rev. Keith J. Cordier, Sr., Pastor
It's Prayer Time!
Just wanted to remind everyone to please join us every Monday at 8a.m. as we pray for each other! The number is 712.775.7300;
access code #296834. Each week, one of us will lead the prayer call. If
you're interested in leading, please contact me and I will put you in the
rotation. You may e-mail your prayer requests directly to:
Have a great day!
Bethel Community Computer Center
Bethel A.M.E. Church is located at 2329 Flora Avenue,
Kanas City, Missouri.
http://www.bccckc.org/ Mark Broome, Coordinator - Email:
Rev. Robert R. Shaw, Pastor
Click here for
5 week General Office Basic Skills Class,
which is a comprehensive, 75 hour, certificate based course designed to
bring up to speed GED graduates with at least a 2 year work history, to be
able to secure employment as secretaries, receptionist, or general office
workers. Our 1st class commenced on June 4th and graduated August 2012.
Below are links to the Sunday service that honored the graduates:
The Enhanced Job Search Skills Class,
This class was created based on requests from the Kansas City Metropolitan
Crime Commission, Second Chance Resource Specialist, who manage parolee
populations. This class offers an intensive 25 hour program of job search
techniques, interviewing skills building, workplace basics & behaviors,
resume/cover letter writing, and self-esteem classes. This class is
specifically crafted to allow youthful offenders find employment quickly,
and maintain that employment! In time, this course will be extended to 40
hours, and offered to anyone in the community seeking employment.
Rebuilding The Wall Brick By Brick
To Our Christian Friends:
We, the members of Mariah Walker AME Church are pleading for your prayers
and support as we are preparing to rebuild the wall of our church. As you
may know, we have not been able to worship at Mariah Walker due to this
damage. Mariah Walker has been our home for over 50 years and we want it to
be open another 50 years. Our goal is to raise $10,000.00 by the end of June
2014 with God’s help. We are workers together with him.
We would be grateful for any donations as we prepare to return home with
your help. Our situation should not change our praise and our praise can
certainly change our situation.
“Go up to the mountain, and bring wood, and build the house; and I will
take pleasure in it, and I will be glorified, saith the Lord.” Haggai 1:8
$ 75.00 GOLD
$ 50.00 SILVER
Please send donations made payable to Mariah Walker
A.M.E. Church, 2704 Linwood Kansas City, Missouri 64127.
The Mariah Church Family
Rev. Valencia Jackson
The Midwest Conference Blog Is Back!
Don't Die for Love: Escape the Cycle of Violence!
At the Sixth Annual WMS Convention of the Midwest Annual Conference,
Darlene Dunn recounted a chilling story of her escape from domestic abuse.
Her heart wrenching story has been captured in her book entitled, "Don't Die
for Love: Escape the Cycle of Violence." Order a copy today!
Click here for more