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Romans 12:9-10

Let love be genuine. Abhor what is evil; hold fast to what is good. Love one another with brotherly affection. Outdo one another in showing honor.

Teon Abrams, Executive Administrator

Teon-AbramsTeon is from Georgetown, Guyana and moved to the United States in 1997 where he later joined Reid Temple AME Church in August of 2008.  Teon has been active in a number of ministries including Singles, Fresh Oil, Men's Ministry, Men's Choir and is currently enrolled in the Patricia D. Clark Christian Education Institute at Reid Temple AME Church to enhance his spiritual growth.  Teon believes that it is important to live by the word of God and to also lead by example.  

Quote:  Matthew 6:33 - "But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you." (KJV)

Teon has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Maryland in College Park, MD.  He currently works in Washington, DC where he holds a Paralegal position.  

Outside of Teon's career and church involvement, he enjoys watching sports, reading, spending time with family/friends and mentoring young men of all ages.  One thing that Teon loves about the YAC is that there are many individuals that love God and strive hard to do His will on a daily basis.

Krisie Williams,  Soprano Section Leader

Kimesha Munford,  Alto Section Leader

Xavier Jones,  Tenor Section Leader

xavierjones-smXavier has been active in ministry and music for most of his life. A native of Albany Georgia, Xavier received the Lord Jesus Christ in 1999 at St. Paul’s Baptist Church, Albany, Ga. He received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music/Voice from Albany State University.  During his tenure at ASU he has served as President/Student Director of the ASU Concert Chorale, Chamber Singers, Captain of the Honda Quiz Bowl Team, Upward Bound Counselor, Vice-President of the Student Government Association and a Spring 2009 initiate of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc.

Xavier later received a Master of Music Degree with an emphasis in Music Education from Norfolk State University. During his tenure at NSU, he received the Virginia Graduate Fellowship, was appointed to the President’s Executive Council by NSU President Eddie Moore, served as a graduate assistant, and was a recurring baritone soloist with the NSU Concert Choir and Chesapeake Civic Chorus. 

Xavier is currently employed by the Prince George’s County Public Schools where he is a music educator. He has been a member of Reid Temple AME Church since 2015. Xavier’s favorite bible verse is Joshua 1:8  This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth; but thou shalt meditate therein day and night, that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then thou shalt make thy way prosperous, and then thou shalt have good success.

Caring For You

As we continue to change lives by His Spirit and fulfill God’s plan, Reid Temple holds fast to a simple yet profound passage from the Holy Bible - HAVE FAITH IN GOD.

We strive to demonstrate unshakeable faith moving our church to ever-greater heights and more meaningful involvement in the communities we serve through Almighty God.

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