The Historic St. Paul A.M.E. Church


Meet The Team

Our Pastor

So we must not get tired of doing good, for we will reap at the proper time if we don’t give up.- Galatians 6:9 (HCSB)

"Pastor Rachel" as she is affectionately known, was ordained an Itinerant Elder in the AME Church on October 11, 1997 and licensed as a Marriage & Family Therapist by the state of Kansas on April 18, 2011. She's written Sunday School curriculum for the A.M.E.Department of Christian Education, an original play entitled "He Said She Said Part II: Our Story With God," and two devotional booklets.  She is also a praise dancer and singer.

Before being assigned to St Paul, she served as the pastor of Zion A.M.E. Church - Brunswick, MO; Bethel A.M.E. Church - Speed, MO; Handy Chapel A.M.E. Church - Marshall, MO; St. James A.M.E. Church - Odessa, MO & Bethel A.M.E. Church - Manhattan, KS.

Pastor Rachel received the Bachelor of Arts Degree in International Relations & French from Drake University , Des Moines, IA, the Master of Divinity from Boston University School of Theology and the Master of Science in Family Therapy from Friends University , Lenexa, KS.

She resides in Overland Park, KS with her husband Rev. Gordon Glenn (Pastor of Ward Chapel/Cain-Grant AME Church), and their daughters Denver and Virginia.

Via Reconciliation Ministries In-Home Therapy, Pastor Rachel offers mental health services to individuals, couples and families seeking help to manage those issues and relationships that have become unmanageable.

Email: [email protected]

Our Stewards

Alversia Pettigrew

Gloria Charles

Jackie Jacobs

Our Trustees

Ernest McCraney

Sam Harris

Greg Eden

Bill Curtis

Bobbi Morton