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Our House

Welcome to John Wesley A.M.E. Zion Church! Whether you are here for the first time or visit periodically, you are most welcome. John Wesley Church is a Christian community called to perfect the saints for the work of the ministry, to edify the body of Christ, thereby fulfilling the great commission as mandated by the Lord Jesus Christ. While we are not a perfect church, we have been growing and developing the nature of God's Love, God's Grace, and God's Word for almost 100 years.

We invite you to worship, work, and share with our ministry. Request prayer, learn about our ministries, grow in Bible Study and Worship, and Give in response to God's goodness. You are now at home and we consider you family.
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Our Pastor

Rev. Austin J. Young

Rev. Austin J. Young serves as the Senior Pastor of John Wesley A.M.E. Zion Church in Southfield, MI, and previously served the St. Paul A.M.E. Zion Church in Media, Pennsylvania. Originally from Grand Rapids, MI, Pastor matriculated at Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA, and the University of Cape Town in Cape Town, South Africa for undergraduate studies in Urban Studies and Planning. Additionally, Pastor AJ as he is affectionately called is also a graduate of Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington, D.C. with a Masters of Divinity.

Pastor Young holds numerous positions in the community and within the denomination. Ecumenically, Rev. Young is a council member of the World Methodist Council and sits on The Bread for The World Pan African Young Adult Network (PAYAN) Leadership Team. Coupled with the ministry, Rev. Young is also involved in community engagement. Young’s work is motivated by the words of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. who paraphrased Matthew 10:16, “To have a tough mind, and a tender heart.”

Our Gatherings

Sunday School 9:00 AM
New Members Class 9:00 AM
Morning Worship 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM


Sunday School 9:00 AM

New Members Class None

Morning Worship 10:30 AM

Bible Study 11:00 AM & 6:30 PM


Intercessory Prayer 9:00 AM

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Sunday School
Intercessory Prayer
Bible Study
Morning Service


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