USA Churches

Shaffer Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church

African Methodist Episcopal Church
1216 Township Road 191
Bloomingdale, OH 43910

Shaffer Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church is a small church located in Bloomingdale, OH. Our church is associated with the African Methodist Episcopal Church (AME).

What to Expect at Shaffer Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church


Rev. Melody Essex, Pastor
Rev. Mary Ann Smith, Associate Pastor

Service Times:

Sunday Church School 9:45am
Sunday Worship Service 11:00am
Wednesday Bible Study and Prayer Meeting 1:00pm

Service Details

  • Formal and informal attire most common
  • Blend of traditional and contemporary worship style
  • Printed worship bulletin
  • Communion
  • Congregational readings
  • Altar call or invitation
  • Location: Jefferson County
  • Parking: Street
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Saturday evening service: No
  • Multi-site church: No
  • Primary language used: English

Ministries and Programs

  • Children's ministry
  • Youth or teen ministry
  • Weekly small groups
  • Christian school
  • Missions
  • Counseling services
  • Young adult ministry
  • Men/women's ministry
  • Choir
  • Special needs
  • Community service
  • Food pantry
  • Singles ministry
  • Senior adult ministry
  • Weddings/receptions
  • Funerals

Additional Info About Our Church

Welcome to Shaffer Chapel, we extend our sincere welcome to all our families, guests and visitors. We pray that your visit will be spirit-filled, educational and blessed. Come help us worship and praise out Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.


To minister to the spiritual, intellectual, physical, and emotional, and environmental needs of all people by spreading Christ's liberating gospel through the Word and deed at every level.


To continue the work of Jesus Christ, not to become a stumbling block and to always be a light to all that enter or even hear our name.

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1216 Township Rd 191, Bloomingdale OH 43910
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For Further Information

  • (740) 512-4925