"A tie to the Past and a Link to the Future"

Whether you are new to the Franklin/Williamson County area or just visiting our website, it is a joy to extend a welcome to you!

We are delighted that you took the opportunity to visit our website. We hope that this site provides you with information and spiritual experience that will be valuable and meaningful to you. If you are looking for a place to worship and praise the name of Jesus, please consider Historic Shorter Chapel AME Church and make your journey our way.

We would love the opportunity to fellowship with you. Our church doors are open and ready to receive you.

 Sunday Worship Services

Online Church School - 9:30 a.m.

Dial in number - 605-303-4822   Access Code 464624#


Zoom Live Online Worship Services on First and Third Sundays - 11:00 a.m.

Join us for our live Zoom worship service by clicking this link!


You can also follow us on our Facebook page and watch our Facebook live worship services on First and Third Sundays!


The Rt. Rev. Jeffrey Nathaniel Leath, Presiding Prelate of the 13th Episcopal District

The Rev. Sydney F. Bryant, Presiding Elder, North Nashville and South Nashville Districts

The Rev. Kenneth H. Hill, Ph.D., Pastor, Shorter Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church

Video Messages

"Mother's Love" (5/9/21)

"We Are Being Tested" (4/25/21)

"I Miss My Church" (4/11/21)

"Hosanna" (3/28/21)

Previous messages can be found on our Video Messages page.

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