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Our Church History

Third Street Bethel A.M.E. Church circa 1850

The history of Third Street Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church teaches lessons in hard work, business, relationships and most importantly faith.  It spans over two centuries and has influenced the growth of the City of Richmond.  Still the church has had a humble and meek beginning... Read More

The history of Third Street Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church teaches lessons in hard work, business, relationships and most importantly faith.  It spans over two centuries and has influenced the growth of the City of Richmond.  Still the church has had a humble and meek beginning... Read More

Learn about the African Methodist Episcopal Church

A Connectional Church steeped deep in history, faith, and undying dedication to GOD. Our motto "God Our Father, Christ Our Redeemer, the Holy Spirit Our Comforter, Humankind Our Family" is a great summation of what the African Methodist Episcopal Church believes. Learn More

We at Third Street Bethel AME Church welcome your visit to this site. Hopefully, you will be inspired to come and experience the spirituality, fellowship, and love that are found within Third Street Bethel AME Church.

Our vision is to become the church that reaches beyond its walls with a love and service that draws others to Jesus. Matthew 22:9 reads, "Go ye therefore into the highways, and as many as ye shall find, bid to the marriage."

We welcome you to join us in service at Third Street Bethel AME Church!


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Thinking of Visiting?

What can I expect when I visit?           

To hear a word from one of God's appointed shepherds, entwined in a spirit of high worship.

When do our services begin? 

9:00 a.m. – Church School
11:00 a.m. -  Sunday Worship
6:30 p.m. - Thursday Bible Study 

What is our worship style?

Our worship experience includes traditional to contemporary element. Being part of the A.M.E church, we celebrate and praise God with our order of service.

What do you offer for my children?

We provide an age appropriate Sunday 11am worship experience in our Children's Church for 2 to 12 years old. Plus we have a school program for youth on Sundays at 9:30a.m.. Plan a few extra minutes to drop-off your children. Learn more about our Youth.

614 North Third Street Richmond, VA 23219    |    Phone: 804.643.8157    |    Email: info@thirdstreetbethel.org
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