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Crenshaw-area housing for seniors exemplifies the AME Church's civic-minded brand of faith

Nov 6, 2010 3:00:00 AM - latimes.com
A commitment to social action and outreach has been deeply ingrained in the church since its founding in the 1700s.

Social engagement and economic development have been cornerstones of the African Methodist Episcopal Church since it was founded in the late 1700s by black congregants who refused to move to the back of a white church in Philadelphia to pray.

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