About Us

About Us

The Arlington Coalition of Black Clergy is a group of clergy persons from Northern Virginia united for the purposes of Christian fellowship, community engagement, and social justice.

For decades, the African American Clergy persons in Arlington and vicinity have gathered to worship, fellowship, and work together to change the injustices and inequities in the region.


The dynamic, influential pastors of the Arlington Coalition of Black Clergy are here to serve you. Member congregations are listed below. We encourage you to visit the websites, join in worship and special events with the churches below.

Rev. John Nichols Jr. St. John’s Baptist Church

John Nichols

Rev. Craig Harcum Macedonia Baptist Church


Rev. Danielle Bridgeforth The Church at Clarendon

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Rev. William Chaney Arlington Forest UMC


Rev. Adrian Nelson Lomax AMEZ


Rev. Carol Green Freeman Wilson Boulevard CC


Rev. DeLishia Davis Calloway UMC


Rev. James Victor Mt. Olive Baptist Church


Rev. Leonard Smith Mt. Zion Baptist Church


Rev. Robert Yancey St. Paul Baptist Church

Rev. Kim Coleman Trinity Episcopal Church


Vacancy Mt. Salvation Baptist Church


Rev. Sam Feemster Mt. Vernon Baptist Church

Rev. Sam Feemster