Welcome to the official website of the Women's Missionary Society of the African Methodist Episcopal Church This site is the gateway into the mission and work of the worldwide WMS-AMEC community.

News & Information

  • 19th Quadrennial Covention

    of the WMS-AMEC

    July 23 – August 1, 2019

    Greater Columbus Convention Center

    400 North High Street - Columbus, OH 43215

  • Call For Nominations

    October 1, 2018

    All Persons interested in running for an elected position in the Women's Missionary Society of the AME Church, can secure nomination forms through their Episcopal Supervisor or any member of the WMS Executive Board.

    Deadline Passed

  • Meet Our President

    As Connectional President of the Women's Missionary Society of the AME Church, greetings in the name of Our Lord and Welcome! We hope you find our website useful and informative. Please visit often.     more...

  • History of the WMS

    In 1816 the African Methodist Episcopal Church was organized under the leadership of Richard Allen.  The first missionary activities with the women began with the organizing of the Dorcas Society by Richard Allen in 1824.  They worked together caring for the ministers who were helping to establish the A. M. E. Church.    more...

  • About the AME Church

    The African Methodist Episcopal Church was founded by the Rev. Richard Allen in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1816 from several black Methodist congregations in the mid-Atlantic area.  Allen was consecrated its first bishop in 1816.  more...

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The quest for excellence is the noblest quest of them all, and once you take the first step you are on your way!

Bishop John Franklin White

Commission Chair, Global Witness and Ministry

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Phone: (202) 371‐8886

Fax: (202) 371‐8820

Mailing Address:

1134 11th Street, NW

Washington, DC 20001

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