O Holy Night - Hymn # 121 AMEC Hymnal
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Meeting Needs of the Homeless

The A.M.E. Church Empowerment Center, Raleigh, NC 

412 Capitol Boulevard - Raleigh, North Carolina 27603 • 919.834.3734

AME Church Empowerment Center

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Bishop William P. DeVeaux, Sr., Sister Shirley Sheares, Dr. PAM DeVeaux

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Dr. PAM presented with a thank gift from The Empowerrment Center by Bessie Walker, Center Treasurer

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Due to the tireless efforts in maintaining the A.M.E. Men's Shelter in Raleigh, N.C., and the renovations recently completed including new tile flooring, new kitchen, modernized marble shower stalls and a new freezer, it was officially renamed and dedicated as the A.M.E. Empowerment Center on Saturday, September 19, 2015.

 

The dedication was preceded by a worship service hosted by St. Paul A.M.E. - Raleigh where Sister Shirley Sheares, Empowerment Center Director, served as the evening's worship leader. We were favored by music provided by the St. Paul A.M.E. Church Choir and a powerful proclaimed word by guest preacher, Reverend Dr. Staccato Powell, Pastor of Grace A.M.E. Zion Church - Raleigh, N.C. Who spoke from Matthew 25 reminding us to know God for yourself and let your works speak for you - that's the bottom line !

 

Most notably were the tearful and emoti