• Evan Taylor

Metropolitan Newsletter - Week of May 7, 2021





Thank you for your faithfulness as we continue to worship, liberate, and serve.



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.


May marks the first anniversary of Morning Meditations. As we begin, the second year of this ministry we will be led in prayer, meditation and reflection by Mother and Bishop James Davis; Rev. and Elder Braxton; Mrs. And Elder Harvey; Mrs. and Elder Calhoun; Dr.. Dana Williams and Rev. William H. Lamar, IV.

Phone Information for Morning Meditations with Metropolitan

1-929-205-6099, 978 7544 6720#


Join us this week for Noonday and Pastor’s Study at 7 pm on Wednesday.

Happy Mothers’ Day to all mothers and mother figures!

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


Join us this week for Noonday and Pastor’s Study at 7 pm on Wednesday.

Join us on Saturday at 11 am for Cafe Met on Facebook.


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#



Mental Health Awareness Month

We are amplifying the need for mental health awareness during the month of May. God wants us to be healthy... body, mind, and spirit.

Thank you to Dr. Satira Corbitt and Dr. Flavia Walton for sharing resources on mental health specifically for African Americans. Please share this information with those that you love.

https://borislhensonfoundation.org/resource-guide/

https://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/national-helpline

https://blackmentalhealth.com/black-psychiatrists/

https://providers.therapyforblackgirls.com

https://www.nabsw.org

https://liberatemeditation.com

Washington Interfaith Network

Black Homeownership - Creative Paths

Join us on Tuesday, May 18th at 7:00 pm for an opportunity for Metropolitan to learn about the movement that is bubbling up around the nation and now in DC. As you know, Metropolitan is leading an interfaith effort to build Black equity and wealth in DC by creating paths to homeownership. You are invited to join the interfaith community as we learn from representatives from other cities that have undertaken similar efforts. Join us as we seek pathways to create in DC a stable avenue for equity and wealth through homeownership. Here’s the link to register: https://forms.gle/yXLU1hKE14gqc2aW6

Any questions please contact sis. Celeste via email bryantcm12@gmail.com

Attention all High School, College, and Graduate School students! We are looking forward to celebrating you all this year on our Annual Youth Day, Sunday, June 14th, 2021 at 9:30 am. Please fill out the form and send a photo to youthministry@metropolitanamec.org


The YPD is seeking out scripture readers for Sunday morning worship services for the months of April 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 Sons and Daughters of Allen's 60th Anniversary celebration, "A Diamond Celebration: Honoring The Past As We Continue Our Legacy," on Sunday, May 16, 2021, 2 pm - 3 pm via Zoom. Register to join for an afternoon of stories, videos, and photographs: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_tYlk52yTTUeNgQcBjK3VAw

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


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

We lift up Verna Brogden in the passing of her cousin Sylvia Wilson.

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

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