Imani MCC of Durham

a church where, through faith, all can experience and express God's irresistible love through worship, word, oneness, wonder and witness.

11th Annual We Are 1 Conference

11th Annual We Are 1 Conference

The 11th Annual We Are 1 Conference hosted by Infinity Diamond Club will be April 25-28, 2019 at the Hilton near Duke University, 3800 Hillsborough Rd, Durham, NC 27705. Come out and enjoy great fellowship, food, fun and empowerment. To register, get a day pass, or ticket to our evening events visit www.weare1conference.com.

  • Thursday, April 25 @ 7:30 pm ... Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory theme party. Great games, costumes contest, candy, chocolate and fun. $25 per person.
  • Friday, April 26 @ 7:30 pm Relentless Night of Praise ... Free and Open to the Public. Come enjoy praise and worship, musical guests and keynote speaker Rev. Carla Nolan-Brooks from Bowie, MD.
  • Saturday, April 27 ALL DAY collection: Community Outreach ... please BRING or drop off Diapers (any size) as we support the organization "The Village." It is headed up by a woman veteran Tomari Wright from Fayetteville, NC who helps teen mothers in middle and high school by providing diapers for their babies.
  • Saturday, April 27 @ 8pm ... Formal Dinner and Dance. Open Mic talent competition $100 grand prize. Individual tickets $65 pp.

Rainbow Tea 2019

Rainbow Tea 2019

We are excited to announce our Kentucky Derby Rainbow Tea! It is planned for Saturday, March 16th from 11am to 1pm. (We’ll be setting up tables starting at 9:30 that morning.) As in the past, we will have an auction and a raffle. More details to come, but we hope each table will be able to raise at least $100 to help fund the Ministries of Imani MCC. Please see Jeff Barnes for more information.

You can use PayPal to give for the Rainbow Tea. Please comment with the amount of your offering that you designate for it. Thanks!

Pastor's 5th Anniversary Celebration

Pastor Anniversary Bowling March 2018

On Saturday, March 3, 2018 we will have an anniversary bowling celebration at AMF Bowling Alley in Durham at 7:30 pm to celebrate with Pastor Marilyn. Please join us for an evening of fun and fellowship. Everyone is welcomed to attend. Note: Kid and family-friendly.

Pastor Anniversary Sunday March 2018

Then on Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 10:00 am, we will celebrate the 5th Pastoral Anniversary of Pastor Marilyn Bowens. Rev. Annie Ross will be the guest speaker and Johnika Johnson-Perry will be ministering in music.

We are asking all members and friends to bring a special monetary love offering for our Pastor. This offering will be taken up separately during the service. And there will be a potluck dinner after service. Please see Ms. Nita Green to sign up to contribute a dish or help with the dinner.

Please invite and share this momentous occasion with friends, family and co-workers. There are flyers on social media, please feel free to share with your networks.

Friends and Family Sunday - July 30th 2017

Ice Cream SocialEvery year, on the last Sunday in July, we like to invite all of our Friends and Family back to Imani MCC. This year, it's Imani's Ice Cream and Cupcake Social!

Join us Sunday, July 30th 2017 at 10AM for our Worship Service dedicated to our Friends and Family, then immediately following service treat yourself and the kids to our Ice Cream and Cupcake Wonderland!!!

Rev. Carlton Rutherford

Carlton RutherfordWe will celebrate the life of our beloved Rev. Carlton D. M. Rutherford, a founding member of Imani MCC and the Pastor of Congregational Life of St. John’s MCC, on Sunday afternoon, July 23, 2017, at St. John’s in Raleigh. Family and friends will gather at 3:00 pm. The Celebration of Life Service will begin at 4:00 pm. A repast will follow the service at the church.

Pastor Carlton, who lived in Durham, transitioned after an extended illness in the early morning hours of Saturday, August 15th.

St. John's MCC, 622 Maywood Avenue, Raleigh NC 27603

Newsletter Signup


Join the free
Imani MCC “Focusing Our Faith”
Newsletter Mailing List and
View All Past Issues OnLine

Do you want to be notified when we update this site?

Enter your email address here...


Email delivery service by FeedBurner


Find Us on Facebook


Imani MCC of Durham • 3602 C-View Street • Durham NC 27713 • 919-682-0154 • Sunday Worship at 10:00 am
Mailing Address: PO Box 13172 • Durham NC 27709-3172
copyright © 2010-2019 • all rights reserved • Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.