Our Address: 6201 South Throop Street · Chicago, IL 60636

Greater Saint John African Methodist Episcopal Church

"Saving Souls, Renewing Minds, Transforming Hearts, Restoring Communities"







Welcome to the Virtual Community of Greater Saint John African Methodist Episcopal Church!

A Historic Church of the Englewood Neighborhood in Chicago, Illinois




We are peacock proud you stopped by. This is an awesome place to learn the life giving teaching of our Lord & Savior Jesus Christ and discover how we are impacting our local neighborhoods and the world through the Word of God.  The Bible says, "For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, so that everyone who believes in him will not perish but have eternal life." - John 3:16


God has given us a gift of Salvation of which we cherish and share with others.


Simply put, God desires a personal relationship with you. Learn how The Will and Ways of God can transform your life. Here at Greater Saint John, we model how to apply biblical truths to modern times through the Gospels as presented to us by the birth, ministry, death and resurrection of Jesus The Christ.  Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart (Psalm 37:5 NIV).


Be Great Today!


- Reverend K. Andre Brooks

Pastor of Greater St. John African Methodist Episcopal Church


The African Methodist Episcopal Church has a Unique and Glorious History ...


It was unique in that it is the first major religious denomination in the Western World that had its origin over sociological and theological beliefs and differences; It rejected the negative theological interpretations which rendered persons of African descent second class citizens; Theirs was a theological declaration that God is God all the time and for every body; and The church was born in protest against slavery - against dehumanization of African people - brought to America for labor.  Read more ...


4th Episcopal District

Rt. Rev. John Richard Bryant - Presiding Bishop

Rev. Ceclia Bryant - Episcopal Supervisor

Rev. Thomas L. Hughes - Presiding Elder

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Our Sunday Worship Schedule


8:00 AM - Christian Life Institute

10:00 AM - Morning Glory


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