Hosted By the 12th Episcopal DistrictBishop Michael L. Mitchell, Host Bishop & Commission ChairCordelia Mitchell, Episcopal SupervisorThelma Denton, Episcopal WMS PresidentLaRhonda Collins, Episcopal YPD DirectorDeborah Taylor King, Connectional WMS AMEC PresidentRichelle Fry Skinner, Connectional YPD AMEC Director
The Women's Missionary Society of the African Methodist Episcopal Church continues to "strengthen our faith and continue the ministry of Jesus Christ by service and witness in the world."
We thank you for your positive presence and profound participation during the 20th WMS/YPD Quadrennial Convention in Orlando, FL. And now it is time to REGISTER for the WMS Executive Board and Training Session (EBM) 2024 in Little Rock, Arkansas, January 24-27, 2024.
The EBM will not only conduct the business of this organization; present interactive panel discussions; recognize and celebrate our gems; but it will afford us the opportunity to conduct relevant and empowering leadership sessions, specifically designed for your current or emerging positions in this organization.
Attending EBM 2024 will be an exhilarating experience and will "equip and empower" us as we continue to "EXALT CHRIST . . . EMPOWER MISSIONARIES and EQUIP the Saints for Greater Impact."
Please REGISTER TODAY! This is a DO NOT MISS CONVENTION!
Selected Officer's Video Reports"Health Connections: A Cultural Response on Black Women's Health" - How do we Achieve Equity? (Panel Discussion)
"Presidential Jewels - Sparkling Their Brilliance Throughout the World"(Meal Included in cost of Registration)
District Video Reports
Chucks, Denims, & PearlsTickets: $70.00Doors Open at 7:00pm
District Video ReportsMissionary on the Move InitiativesConstitution & Bylaws Updates
The Living Legends - The Little Rock NineThe President's Impact Award Report"LeaderSHIFT - Shifting for Greater Impact"Leaders Empowering Leaders
Kickin' In - Sneaker BallTickets: $100.00Doors Open at 7:00pm
(Meal Included in cost of Registration)
"We are called to strengthen our Faith and sent to continue the ministry of Jesus Christ, By service and witness to the world."
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an extremely contagious disease believed to be spread mainly from person-to-person contact and has been declared a worldwide pandemic by the World Health Organization. The African Methodist Episcopal Church (“AME Church”), its Women's Missionary Society ("WMS") have taken steps to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and to mitigate health and safety risks for all of its meeting attendees, volunteers, staff, sponsors, vendors, and other participants (collectively, “participants”). These steps include, but are not limited to developing and implementing a Meeting Health & Safety Protocol, and complying with all applicable guidance from the NICD, the Center of Disease Control of the United States and the World Health Organization. Accordingly, while participating in the meeting maintaining social distancing when possible, and it is recommended that face coverings be worn at all times, except when eating or drinking, to reduce the risk of exposure of COVID-19. However, no one (including the AME Church or the WMS) can guarantee an event free from the risk of COVID-19 or that meeting participants will not become infected with COVID-19.
Scooter reservations/rentals will be handled through a third-party vendor. An orientation will be required to obtain and operate the scooter rental. The African Methodist Episcopal Church (the "AME Church"), and its Women's Missionary Society ("WMS), nor its employees/agents/volunteers are not held responsible/liable for any accidents, injuries sustained while operating or from scooter usage.
Kickin' It Sneaker Ball
To reserve your housing for the 2024 WMS Executive Board Meeting, please click and complete the housing reservation link in your registration confirmation email.
The 12th Episcopal District will be holding their Host Event - "Chucks, Denim, & Pearls" on Thursday, January 25, 2024 @ 7:30pm. This is a ticketed event and the cost will be $70.00. Additional Information and the link to purchase your tickets will be in your confirmation email.