Name

The Name of The African Methodist Episcopal Church

The word African means that the church was organized by people of African descent and heritage. It does not mean that the church was founded in Africa, or that it was for persons of African descent only.

The church’s roots are of the family of Methodist churches. Methodism provides an orderly system of rules and regulations and places emphasis on a plain and simple gospel.

Episcopal refers to the form of government under which the church operates. The chief executive and administrative officers of the African Methodist Episcopal denomination are the Bishops of the church.

12th District Administrative Headquarters

P.O. Box 147
Little Rock, Arkansas 72203
Office Phone: 501.375.4310

Email: info@12thdistrictame.org

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