Reverend Eric S. C. Manning, Pastor of Mother Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church cordially invites all men, women, and children from all walks of life, ethnicity and religion to attend a Summer Revival as we believe in your Healing, Restoration, and Resilience on July 11 -12, 2019 – 6:30 PM located at Mother Emanuel AME Church, 110 Calhoun Street, Charleston, South Carolina.
The Reverend Dr. Grainger Browning, Jr. is the Senior Pastor of Ebenezer African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church of Fort Washington, Maryland. Pastor Browning was called to preach in 1979, while he was a member at St. Paul A.M.E. Church in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He was appointed Pastor of Ebenezer A.M.E. Church in 1983 with a membership of 17 and a budget of $12,000. Under his leadership for nearly 36 years, the church membership has grown to exceed more than 8,000 members and a budget of $8 million, ministering to the spiritual, educational, political, social, economic, health and recreational needs of the community. He has received Honorary Doctor of Divinity Degrees from Wilberforce University, as well as the AME University in Liberia. Dr. Browning is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Rainbow/People United to Save Humanity (PUSH) Coalition. In that capacity, he has traveled on several delegations with Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr. to Israel, Palestine, Sudan, Libya, Lebanon, Syria, and Ghana, meeting the Head of State in each one of these countries. To all of the above, what he is today and ever hopes to be, Reverend Browning gives HIS LORD AND SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST ALL THE HONOR, THE GLORY AND THE PRAISE!
The Reverend Dr. Jo Ann Browning is Co-Pastor of Ebenezer African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church in Fort Washington, Maryland. Possessing a heart for women, Pastor Browning has also organized and convened 35 annual women’s spiritual retreats, attracting thousands from throughout the U.S. and around the world. She self-published her first book, Our Savior, Our Sisters, Ourselves: Biblical Teachings & Reflections on Women’s Relationships in 2006. The book provides teachings that explore the realities of being a black woman, wife, mother and minister. It is designed to empower and bless women as they continue on their own journeys of faith. Her second book, Faithful, Focused and Fearless: Lessons to Fortify Your Future, was released June 2009. In 2018, she self-published a third edition of this book. Rev. Dr. Jo Ann Browning is grateful to be one of the trailblazers of women in ministry, to till new ground, wade in the waters and to serve God’s people.
Mother Emanuel remains a light in the pathway of darkness and will continue to remind the world that love is stronger than hate. Join us as we continue to demonstrate to all that hate will NEVER win. For we remain Stronger Than Hate and continue to believe in your Healing, Restoration, and Resilience!