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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 13:02:05 +0000
Weekly Health Note
What do you know about Buckwheat and when was the last time you’ve eaten it?  Most people think Buckwheat is a cereal grain, but it is actually a seed.  More importantly, Buckwheat has many health benefits, and it can be used as a substitute for less healthier foods.  Read on and learn the facts… IT’S... Read more

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 12:54:02 +0000
Church School Black History Month Celebration
On Friday, February 24, 2016, the Metropolitan AME Church School will hold its Black History Month Celebration. The Theme of the Celebration is the 2017 theme set by the Association for the Study of African American Life and History: “The Crisis in Black Education”.  We are pleased that the University of the District of Columbia... Read more

Tue, 07 Feb 2017 03:39:03 +0000
Health and Wellness Seminar: Spiritual and Health Benefits of Fasting Highlighting Key Elements of the Daniel Fast Plan
Mark your calendars, and plan to participate in the Health & Wellness Seminar: Spiritual and Health Benefits of Fasting Highlighting Key Elements of the Daniel Fast Plan. The Scriptural text is Daniel 1:12; 10:2-3. The event will take place on Saturday, February 18, 2017, from 10:00AM – Noon in Douglass Hall. Sponsored by the Women’s... Read more

Tue, 07 Feb 2017 03:36:47 +0000
Kelly Lay Organization Annual Day, February 12, 2017
  The Kelly Lay Organization will celebrate its annual day on Sunday, February 12, 2017 during the 11:00 am worship service.  Dr. Elsie L. Scott, a Steward at Metropolitan AME, will be the guest speaker. Dr. Scott currently serves as the Director of the Ronald W. Walters Leadership and Public Policy Center at Howard University. ... Read more

Tue, 07 Feb 2017 03:04:27 +0000
Weekly Health Note: February is American Heart Month
February is American Heart Month… Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States. Every year, 1 in 4 deaths are caused by heart disease. The good news is that Heart disease can often be prevented when people make healthy choices and manage their health conditions. Communities, health... Read more

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 04:23:00 +0000
Stay Woke and Fight
Members of the Youth & College division of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) will gather for an early morning rally Saturday to launch a new era of activism and stand against threats to voting, civil rights, education and more under the new administration. Leaders of the youth wing of the... Read more

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 03:54:06 +0000
Weekly Health Note
When was the last time you checked out your medicine cabinet; or that shelf or drawer where you keep all of your over-the-counter medicines?  How many pain medications do you have?  Do you really need all of them?  Read on to find out about some natural pain killers that you will probably enjoy more… FEED... Read more

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 02:09:52 +0000
Take a Stand for Justice: A Pre-Inauguration Service of Commitment Jan. 18

Sat, 31 Dec 2016 12:38:27 +0000
Worship Service, January 1, 2017, Bishop James L. Davis Preaching
Start the new year in worship. Join us for one service at 10:30 a.m. as we observe the ritual of Holy Communion on Sunday, January 1, 2017.  We will welcome the presiding prelate of the Second Episcopal District, Bishop James Levert Davis and Supervisor Arelis Beevers Davis to our worship service.  Bishop Davis will deliver... Read more

Thu, 22 Dec 2016 18:24:09 +0000
Metropolitan to Host National Moral Revival Poor People’s Campaign Watch Night Service on New Year’s Eve
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Joe Ward |   Repairers of the Breach Announces a National Moral Revival Poor People’s Campaign Watch Night Service on New Year’s Eve The Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II, the Rev. Dr. James Forbes Jr., the Rev. Dr. Traci Blackmon, Sister Simone Campbell, and the Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis are... Read more

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