Rev. Dr. Lee P. WashingtonSenior Pastor
Reverend Dr. Lee P. Washington has been Reid Temple A.M.E. Church’s biblically based and Holy Spirit-led Senior Pastor for 33 years. Since then, his extraordinary vision, unconventional leadership, and prophetic calling have manifested daily miracles in the life of our church. It was Pastor Washington who, in 1989, led Reid Temple from its Northeast Washington, D. C., location to Lanham, Maryland. At that time, the church membership numbered only 300 worshipers. Guided by
his pragmatic approach to ministry and a simple theme, "Have Faith in God," which he received by revelation, the membership grew to over 1,500 within three years. Read More
Rev. Matthew L. WatleyExecutive Minister
Rev. Matthew L. Watley serves as the Executive Minister of Reid Temple AME Church under the dynamic leadership of Rev. Dr. Lee P. Washington, Senior Pastor. A Holy Spirit-filled, gifted preacher, lecturer and author, an innovative thinker who constantly explores new ways to reach the unsaved and affect God’s Great Commission by using spiritual, political and economic empowerment techniques. Currently pursuing his Doctorate in Executive Leadership from George Washington University, Rev. Watley has proven he has the strategic vision necessary to guide the organization through continual change.