About us

We are a part of the Western Episcopal District. The Western Episcopal District is made up of six Annual Conferences spread across the west coast of the United States. The Western Episcopal District encompasses the states of Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Oregon, Washington and Nevada. Community A.M.E. Zion Church is also a part of the Oregon-Washington Annual Conference and the Cascade District. 



The Rev. Joyce M. Smith, Pastor

Cascade District, Oregon-Washington Annual Conference

Ms. Nicole PowellMissionary Supervisor

Western Episcopal District The Right Rev. DR. STACCATO POWELL, Presiding Prelate

Western Episcopal District 


Oregon Churches

First AME ZION Church – Portland, OR Pauline Memorial AME ZION CHURCH – Salem, OR POOL OF BETHESDA AME Zion Church – PORTLAND, OR

Washington Churches

Community AME ZION CHURCH – Vancouver, WA Humble BEGINNINGS AME ZION CHURCH – Vancouver, WA GATEWAY AME ZION CHURCH – EVERETT, WA Ebenezer AME Zion Church – Seattle, WA