About Bethel AME Church - Baltimore with Rev. Patrick D. Clayborn, Ph.D.
Bethel AME- Baltimore lays claim as the oldest independent continuously operating African American church in the state of Maryland, tracing its origins back to 1785. Rich in heritage, vision driven and progressive— the 233 year old church is located in historic Marble Hill area, and is under the dynamic leadership of Rev. Patrick D. Clayborn, Ph.D. -Pastor and wife Rev. Sheri Smith Clayborn -First Lady