Metropolitan Newsletter - Week of December 24, 2021
Christmas Greetings! May God’s love embrace you as we continue to worship, liberate and serve.
This weekend, we look forward to your presence in worship on Sunday at 9 am for Sunday meditations and at 9:30 am for Sunday worship.
During the week, Morning Meditations with Metropolitan continue at 7 am Monday through Friday, Men's Prayer Call at 7:30 am on Monday, and Friday, Dec. 31 for Watch Night.
Just a reminder both Noonday and Pastor's Study are canceled on December 29. Both will resume on January 5th, 2022 at noon and 7 pm. Communion elements will not be handed out next week before Communion Sunday.
We look forward to worshipping together on Sunday.
Meditations begin at 9 am; Worship begins at 9:30 am
Join via Computer or Tablet: https://zoom.us/j/975804722
Join via Phone: 1-929-205-6099, 975804722
Watch Live on Facebook, YouTube and on Our Website.
Looking for replays of our worship services, Bible Study and/or other Metropolitan programs? You can find replays of Worship on our website and on our YouTube channel. You can also rewatch the production of Messiah Comes.
Noonday and Pastor's Study resumes in the new year on January 5th, 2022.
Join us next Friday for our annual watch night service on Friday, Dec. 31 at 7 pm as we prepare for the new year by revisiting Dr. William Barber’s Watch Night sermon preached on Dec. 31, 2016, at Metropolitan. It will be aired on YouTube and Facebook.
Let's Celebrate Bro. Masai Jenkins as he has been accepted into Morehouse College. Congratulations Masai!
It is now Open Season for the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) Please consider supporting the Daniel Alexander Payne Community Development Corporation (CDC) this year by promoting to your colleagues, friends, and family who are Federal employees. The CDC’s number is # 90648.
Find out more about the CDC on their website: http://www.dapcdc.org.
The Men's Prayer Call is a sacred space where brothers can share and explore their relationship with God in Christ Jesus. All brothers are encouraged to join. The call will be every Monday Morning at 7:30 am – 7:45 am on Zoom.
Meeting ID: 767 5679 7276
FEMA will be reimbursing funeral expenses incurred after January 20, 2020, to families of coronavirus victims. For more information go to: https://www.fema.gov/disasters/coronavirus/economic/funeral-assistance
Your giving is a wonderful expression of God’s generosity.
As you know, there are several ways to give: via check mailed to Metropolitan AME Church, via credit card on the website via Realm, and via text, PayPal or Cash App.
To text to give, text "metro1518" to 73256; find us on PayPal; our Cash App handle is $MetropolitanAME.
Please pray for those experiencing grief and for health, strength, and healing all of those in need. In particular, please lift Sis. Lucille in the passing of another nephew, Samori Augusto. We also pray for the family of Lorretta R. Johnston, who recently passed.
We also ask for your continued prayers for Sis. Carmen Davis, Sis. Angela Welch, Bro. Tilman Gerald, Sis. Ruby McZier, Amb. Shirley Barnes, Bro. Lloyd Fennell Jr., Dr. Wilma Harvey, Bro. Garland Dixon Sr., (husband of Dr. Freddie Dixon), Deaconess Beverly Lee, Sis. Rosemarie Elliott, Sis. Janice Ferebee, Bro. Lacey Flagg, Dr. Mercedes Dickson, Rev. Aisha Karimah, Dr. Charles Curry, Deaconess Mary Burroughs, Deaconess Jeanette Spicer, and Mother Ethel Delaney Lee.