Loving God, Loving Family, Loving People, Loving Community



Friendly, hospitable, and motivated by the Fire of GOD! Our ministries at Allen Chapel AME will give you food for the soul, work for the hands, and a family for loving! Connect with a ministry that can help you grow on your spiritual journey. God calls all of his people to be the church! Find out more about our ministries by clicking the information below: 

Burning Bush Ministry

Our seniors are always drinking from the well of wisdom. Come out and celebrate the love of Christ with them. 

Richard Allen Young Adult's Council


The Richard Allen Young Adult Council (ages 21-39) have the motto "I must be about my father's business." The purpose of the council is to minister to the minds, bodies, and spirits of young adults with a focus on discipleship, leadership, fellowship, and networking. 


I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service.

~Romans 12:1

Young People's Department (YPD)

We are Allen Chapel’s future and God’s empowered warriors. We are an inspirational organization that caters to both the spiritual and physical commitment of the youth to Christ and the church.  We would love for you to visit our ministry and see what we are all about.

The Sollie Barnes Men's Ministry

The Sollie Barnes Men’s Ministry fosters an atmosphere where men are inspired through worship, study and prayer to have fellowship and relationship with God and their fellow men. Among the several goals of the ministry, the primary goal is to lead men into a solid relationship with God through Jesus Christ. Their relationship with God is nurtured through learning about the power of prayer, experiencing the wonder of worship, and sensing sacrifice of service to others. The ministry also develops and encourages men to be leaders and role models for the young people and commit to building the Kingdom of God.

Employment Ministry

 The Employment Ministry serves to assist church members who are unemployed or underemployed to obtain meaningful employment that improves their lives and the lifestyle of their family, friends, and church.  It  will utilize existing resources and develop new strategies that concentrate on job searching, resource development, and job creation. 


“Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all, especially to

those who are in the household of faith” - Galatians 6:10.

Complete in Christ Single's Ministry

The purpose of the Single's ministry is to spiritually, physically, and mentally develop singles within the church body through the study of God's Word and Christian fellowship. Also, to aid in equipping them for the work in the ministry so that they can have PURPOSEFUL SINGLENESS dedicated to spiritual growth and maturity, discipleship, stewardship, and provide inspiration, encouragement, and support for other Christian singles who desire to live purposeful lives for Jesus Christ.


“And this is my prayer: that your love may abound more and more in knowledge and depth of insight, so that you may be able to discern what is best and may be pure and blameless for the day of Christ, filled with the fruit of righteousness that comes through Jesus Christ—to the glory and praise of God.”

~Philippians 1:9-11 

Women's Ministry

 The Women's Ministry fosters growth and renewed faith in the women at Allen.  Come out and grow with us as we are lead to new heights.

Couple's Ministry

The purpose of the Couple’s Ministry is to order our relationships using God’s word as the foundation for success. To develop the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities as couples in God, to combat the adversary at all cost. 


Performing Arts Ministry

The  Performing Arts Ministry brings the Word through dance, mime, drama, poetry, painting and various forms of art to the body of Christ, as well as to organizations, civic groups, nursing homes, senior centers, and other venues. 


The African Heritage Ministry

The African Heritage Ministry is a dynamic ministry envisioned to expand our cultural awareness and understanding of the diversity of people from the African continent, the African Diaspora and other countries within  the community. We embrace any potential soul and provide a support system to all our members, while executing outreach activities in and around the community.

The Culinary Ministry

The goal of the Culinary Ministry, through prayer, praise and faith in our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, strives to glorify God by providing excellence in food service.  To demonstrate Christian service by coordinating and organizing food and beverages for various church wide occasions and events.  The Culinary Ministry is a support ministry that supports and organizes food for other ministries events and programs when called upon.


Learn About Other Ministries


There's always room for you! Join one of our ministries or groups! We will embrace you with the open arms of the Lord.

The ministries at Allen Chapel AME unite the members under a shared goal and strengthen the Kingdom of God through service. Commit to spending time with a ministry that speaks to your heart and watch God work through you! To help out with other ministries fill out our volunteer registration to let us know what you are interested in and we will get more infomation to you. 

  • African Heritage 
  • Christian Education
  • Church School
  • Class Leader
  • Communications
  • Communion Stewardesses
  • Culinary
  • Finance
  • Inner Healing
  • Intercessory Prayer
  • Lay Organization
  • Media
  • Music
  • Nettie Norris Missionary Society
  • Outreach
  • Scholarship
  • Sons of Allen 
  • Steward Board
  • Transportation
  • Usher Board
  • Vacation Bible School

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