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We are the only African Methodist Episcopal Church in the New River Valley.  Located just three blocks from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA. We are truly a local church with a global reach.  Thank you for visiting our site, we hope it was a blessing to you and that we may see you in worship with us.  Please contact us if you have any questions.

Reverend Percy McIntyre And First Lady Lydia McIntyre

Reverend Percy McIntyre And First Lady Lydia McIntyre

​Rev. Percy McIntyre became our Pastor in October 2014 and is excited about serving the congregation and Blacksburg community. Rev. McIntyre accepted the call into Ministry while attending Poplar Grove AME Church in Greensboro, NC and preached his trial sermon there in 2007 and went on to serve as adult Sunday school teacher, bible study leader, men’s ministry leader, and assistant to the Pastor for seven years until his recent appointment as Pastor of St. Paul AME Church.

He attended North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC and received dual Bachelor of Science degrees in Chemical Engineering (1999) and Pulp and Paper Science and Technology (1999). He graduated from Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC with a Master’s in Business Administration (2008).  Additionally, he has continued his educational pursuits, by completing Villanova University’s Master Certificate Program in Project Management (2011) and is currently pursuing a Master of Divinity degree from Payne Theological Seminary.

Rev. McIntyre’s professional career includes experience in the semi-conductor, pulp & paper, and chemical industries.  He has held roles of increasing responsibility in plant engineering, capital project engineering, and operations management positions.

Rev. McIntyre is married to Lydia McIntyre and the couple has twin boys, Matthew and Joshua. They are expecting their 3rd child in January 2015.

Rev. McIntyre is dedicated to helping others to develop to their full potential through Christ and lives by Matthew 6:33, “But seek ye first the kingdom of God and His righteousness and all these things shall be added unto you.”

Pastor McIntyre Can Be Reached at pastor@stpaulamebburg.org

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