Reverend Emmanuel Johnson
The Reverend Emmanuel E. Johnson was ordained an Itinerant Elder on March 29, 2019 at the 69th Session of the Washington Annual Conference of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. Along with being a member of the Ministerial Staff, Reverend Johnson is the Facilitator of the Adult Church School and the Comfort and Bereavement Ministry at Union Bethel AME Church where Reverend Charles T. Sembly is the Pastor. Reverend Johnson is the organizer and founder of the Nursing Home Ministry at Future Care Nursing Home in Randallstown, MD. He facilitates the worship service on the 2nd and 4th Sundays. He is an instructor for the Second Episcopal District Christian Leadership Training. On July 1, 2020, with the permission of the Second District African Methodist Episcopal Church Bishop James Davis, Presiding Elder Ronald Braxton, Pastor Charles Sembly, United Methodist Church Bishop LaTrelle Easterling and District Superintendent Reverend Dr. Ann LaPrade, Reverend Emmanuel Johnson was appointed Pastor of St. Luke’s United Methodist Church in Reisterstown, MD.
At an early age, Rev. Johnson accepted Christ at Mt. Moriah AME Zion Church in Richburg, SC. He attended Chester County Public Schools and received his B.S. degree in Business Administration from Livingstone College in Salisbury, NC. and a Master of Arts in Church Ministries from St. Mary’s Seminary and University in Baltimore, MD. Rev. Johnson is currently pursuing a Doctor of Ministry degree from St. Mary’s Seminary and University in Baltimore, MD.
Rev. Johnson is the Sole Proprietor of Emmanuel's Barbershop in Randallstown, MD. He is a member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. His favorite hymn is "My Hope is Built" and his favorite scripture is "Now unto him who is able to keep you from falling, and to present you faultless before the presence of his glory with exceeding joy. To the only wise God our Savior, be glory and majesty, dominion and power, both now and ever. Amen. (Jude 1:24-25KJV).
Reverend Johnson is married to Alison Hall Johnson. Together they have three adult children and one granddaughter. Reverend Johnson refers to himself as "humble servant" of God.