Come As You Are

We greet you in the Matchless Name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ! We are so thrilled you want to learn more about Allen Temple AME; the church that is at your service! Here at Allen Temple, we are dedicated to helping our community through these five (5) tenets of service, to: 1) Teach, 2) Go, 3) Serve,  4) Grow and 5) Impact. We believe that through these actions we will serve God, one another and our community. Come join us! We are a church where genuine love and acceptance is felt from the moment you enter. We hope to see you soon! #atyourservice

What time is worship service?
a. Worship Service begins at 9:50 each Sunday morning
b. Communion 1st Sunday of each month
Where is the church located?

a. The church is located at 232 Arnold Mill Rd., Woodstock, GA
b. Please click here for directions.

What should I wear to church?
a. At Allen Temple we truly believe you should “Come as you are…”
b. Dress in what you have available…no judgment and no specified dress code
Do you have weekly Bible study?
a. We have Bible Study on Sunday Mornings at 9:00 a.m.
b. Bible Study on Wednesdays at 12:00 p.m.
c. Wednesday evenings at 7:00 p.m.
d. AWANA Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. (K-5th grades)
What if I need a ride to church?

a. We pick up people within a 10-mile radius of the church
b.Requests must be made by Thursday of week prior to Sunday you need the ride.
c. Call (770) 926-6348
d. Pick up is between 8:00 a.m. 9:00 a.m.
e. You will receive a call on Saturday evening or Sunday morning to confirm pick up times

How can I contact the Pastor?
a. The pastor can be contacted through the church office
b. Call (770) 926-6348 x10
What do I need to do after joining Allen Temple?

a. If you have not been baptized, you can call the church office at (770) 926-6348 to confirm that you are on the baptism list.
i. Baptism Service is every 5th Sunday
ii. Baptism Preparation Session is Saturday before Baptism Sunday.
b. You will need to attend New Member’s Class (Adults age 18 & older)
i.  New members class will begin the Sunday after you join.

Do I have to wait until I complete new members class to join a ministry?
a. No, you can begin working in your desired ministry right away
b. See “ministries” on our website for a list of available ministries
What activities are available for the youth?
a. Nursery care is provided for ages 2-5 years Sundays at 9:50 a.m.
b. AWANA is available on Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. (grades K-5)
c. Sunday Morning Bible Study is available at 9:00 a.m. for all ages
d. Wednesday Night Bible Study is available at 7:00 p.m. (grades (6-12)
e. Men of Vision (MOV) young man’s mentoring program 6-12 grade
f. Females of Christ United Spiritually (FOCUS) young ladies’ mentoring program 6-12 grade
g. Homework Lab – tutoring and help with homework for all ages (every Wednesday at 5:00 p.m. prior to Bible Study and AWANA) Dinner is provided
h. See more activities on Youth & Young Adult Ministries Page