The purpose of the Lay Organization shall be to train the lay members of the African Methodist Episcopal Church so that each member may utilize to the maximum the abilities and skills granted by God, in assisting with the improvement and extension of God's kingdom, and creating happiness, peace, and harmony among its members.
Lay Organization Theme: Building On Our Global Legacy of Christ Centered Leadership and Training
The Lay Organization is composed of three or more persons formed for the purposes of:
- Instilling in its membership a love and appreciation for the history, tradition and principles of African Methodism
- Advocating respect and loyalty to constituted authority
- Encouraging the support of the total church
- Fostering systematic and regular study which will provide greater knowledge and participating in the church
- Organizing and training lay members concerning the goals and objectives of the Connectional Lay Organization
The Lay Organization needs YOU! Join us on the first Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m.
African Methodist Episcopal Church
2nd Episcopal District
Washington Conference Lay Organization