How to Join First African Methodist Episcopal Church

Profession of Faith

If you have never been a member of any church, you may join by professing Jesus Christ as your personal Lord and Savior.

Renewal of Vows

If you have been a member of a church at one time, but you have been inactive, you may join by renewing your faith in Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior.


If you a member of another AME church, you may join by requesting that your membership be transfer to First African Methodist Episcopal Church.

Affiliate Member

Sometimes an individual has reasonf ro keeping his/her member at another church, but like to be an active member of FAME Pasadena, too.  This is possible as an affiliate member.

Request to Attend New Members' Class

If you have been attending First AME Church Pasadena, but haven't attended a membership class, please sign up below.  This is an opportunity for us to share the history and organization  of the African Methodist Episcopal Denomination and First AME Church Pasadena.  This is also an opportunity for you to ask any questions you may have about the denomination or the FAME Pasadena Church.  The class is approximately 6 weeks long and is taught by the Senior Pastor and members of the ministerial staff.