Metropolitan Newsletter - Week of June 4, 2021



Please join us Monday-Friday from 7-7:15 am for “Meditations with Metropolitan.” To sign up to offer a meditation or to share your prayer requests, email the Morning Meditations team at prayer.metro1518@gmail.com. You can join via phone by dialing: 1-929-205-6099, 97875446720#


Both Noonday and Pastor’s Study on Wednesdays will be on hiatus during the months of June, July, and August. Please use this time to experience sabbath in new ways.


Communion elements will be available for pick up at the church on Saturday, June 5th from 11-12 noon. Please remain in your car.

Meditations begin at 9 am; Worship is Sundays at 9:30 am

Join via Computer or Tablet: https://zoom.us/j/975804722

Join via Phone 1-929-205-6099, 975804722

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

The YPD is seeking out scripture readers for Sunday morning worship services for the months of June through September. Please sign up at the link below and/or contact Sis. Karla Bruce-Choice.

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/508094eaaa822aa8-metropolitan1

Join the National Capital Chapter of the Society of Financial Service Professionals tomorrow, Saturday, June 5, 2021, 1 pm - 2:30 pm, join the National Capital Chapter of the Society of Financial Service Professionals for the Fifth Annual “Achieving Financial Security: A Virtual Community Forum,” hosted by the Daniel Alexander Payne Community Development Corporation and Metropolitan AME Church.


Discussion topics will include budgeting/saving, homeownership, managing credit, insurance protection, retiring in dignity and creating your legacy. There will be panel discussions and zoom rooms to discuss financial planning concerns. Contact Gregory Johnson or Gary Jones for more information.

Register today. https://communityforum.flipcause.com/secure/cause_pdetails/NTAyMDI=

Calling all men! The Men's Prayer Call will be a sacred space where brothers can share and explore their relationship with God in Christ Jesus. All brothers are encouraged to come to the group as they are. The call will be every Monday Morning at 7:30 am – 7:45 am on Zoom.

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/78045010050?pwd=QzVmUEUzb0I2SlhQcFlRU1JlV3NUZz09

Meeting ID: 780 4501 0050

Passcode: urst5J

Please join the Mighty Men of Metropolitan AME Church for a virtual meeting via Zoom June 10, 2021 @ 7:00pm, as we continue to explore who God is calling us to be.

To join:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/6756979891?pwd=TlhLVlE5SEY2cGo2UzVya0FxNkZiQT09

Meeting ID: 675 697 9891

Passcode: 4aiybS

One tap mobile

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The Metropolitan A.M.E. Church Scholarship Endowment will host its 28th Annual Scholarship Awards Program virtually on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at 12 Noon. The program will feature as Keynote Speaker, Rodney E. Slater, Esq., former US Secretary of Transportation, and as Master of Ceremonies, Rev. Thomas A. Brackeen, Jr., Minister for Metropolitan’s Youth and Family Ministry. The Scholarship Endowment appreciates your support of our deserving youth who demonstrate scholastic achievement and financial need. Ticket donations: $25. Other contributions are also appreciated. A Zoom link will be provided. Please register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/155256994851.


Metropolitan AME Church's Youth and Families Ministry presents...

Youth Day & Graduation 2021 -Last Call!

Attention all high school, college, and graduate school students. We are looking forward to celebrating you this year on our Annual Youth Day, Sunday, June 13th, 2021 at 9:30 am. Please fill out the form in the link below and send a photo to youthministry@metropolitanamec.org in order to be recognized during our Youth Day activities.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfMAEWVErc43Zj-v6qeeIidPCGQj94ExcCupoaCTjfR_X3Xsg/viewform


Metropolitan A.M.E. Church will host a Virtual Vacation Bible School the week of July 26-30, 2021 from 7 pm - 8 pm each night. The theme for this year's VBS is "I've Got This" with Jesus. VBS will have classes for ages 3-100+. Sessions will include Bible stories, games, movement, Black History, music, arts and crafts.

Come join us for a week of family fun, fellowship and learning. We want to see you there. Register today: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSebB3jjxU3dv9bZc5rl528c5A7fHivGXwici2-9TKF5uay1lw/viewform

Please see the flyer for all registration information. The deadline to register is July 9.


We wish a happy birthday to all those born in the month of June.


We wish a happy anniversary to all of those who are celebrating anniversaries this month.




Please pray for those experiencing grief and for health, strength, and healing all of those in need.


We also ask for your continued prayers for 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, Sis. Ruby Joyce, Dr. Charles Curry, Deaconess Mary Burroughs, Deaconess Jeanette Spicer, and Mother Ethel Delaney Lee.






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