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About Us

Welcome to Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, which was founded in 1857 and has been a beacon in the Ann Arbor, Michigan community.  Here at Bethel things are happening and people are working together to advance the kingdom of God.  We invite you to worship with us each Sunday at 10 am

Our Motto

God our Father, Christ our Redeemer, The Holy Spirit our Comforter, Humankind our Family


Our Mission

The mission of the AME Church is to minister to the social, spiritual, and physical development of all people.

Our Leadership

The Rt. Rev. John F. White, Presiding Prelate

Rev. Dr. H. Michael Lemmons, Presiding Elder

Rev. Mashod A. Evans Sr., Senior Pastor



Founder’s Day: Sunday, February 16, 2020