Ministerial Staff


Reverend Wayne S. Daley (Pulpit Assignments, Men)

Reverend Roger A. Sawtelle (Literature)

Reverend Luvenia McLean

Reverend Dr. Marjorie Jones (Education)

Reverend Sharel Roberson (Devotional Life)


Reverend Dr. Gloria Harris Cater (Health & Wellness)


Reverend Jean Sligh (Seniors)


Reverend Christean Jones-Powell (Missions)


Reverend Edie Scott (Affiliate)


Reverend Barbara A. Groover (Women)


Reverend Monique Harris (Prayer Life)


Licentiate Thelma Woods (Youth)


Licentiate Lambert Rahming (Liturgical Life)


Licentiate Khaden Nurse (Young Adult Network)


Licentiate Bria Belim (Bereavement)


Minister Deontez Q. Wimbley (Black Lives Matter)



About Our Church

The Historic Charles Street African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church is interwoven with the history of African Americans in Boston. 

In 1818, a small group of free African Americans began gathering in a small house on Beacon Hill to give birth to the First African Methodist Episcopal Society.  The Reverend Noah Caldwell W. Cannon, a firebrand itinerant preacher who traveled throughout New England, was the leading force in the creation of this new church and in 1833 he began serving as its first pastor....... read more