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Thursday evening prayers

Posted by on Jul 17, 2017 in connection, discipleship, Featured Slider, justice, mission

Thursday evening prayers

Come out on Thursday evenings from 6:00-6:45 p.m. to the Chapel on the main floor of our facility to pray with Rev. Porter and others within our congregation. This is a special time during which corporate prayers may be said and private prayers can be offered either vocally or silently about any matter that is on one’s heart.

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Come worship with us

Posted by on Oct 17, 2015 in Featured Slider, Lent

Come worship with us

Sundays 8:00 and 9:30 a.m. (traditional worship); Sundays 11:00 a.m. (contemporary worship—SonSpirit); first Wednesday of each month 7:00 p.m. (except during June, July, and August) and each Wednesday during the seasons of Advent and Lent (except the Wednesday immediately before Easter) (contemplative worship—Taizé)...

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Transforming lives

Posted by on Aug 29, 2014 in Featured Slider, Uncategorized

Transforming lives

Jesus Christ is still transforming lives today. At Newark United Methodist Church, we provide the “good soil” for people to grow in their understanding of God and their faith journey. After all, we, as the church, are the hands and feet of Christ—indeed, the Body of Christ. Though it is not we who do the transforming, collectively we play a key role in the activity of the Spirit in people’s lives.   Chelsea talks about her experience at this church. NUMC has been a home and a family to me from a very young age. From singing in the children’s choir to growing up through the youth programs, I...

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A true community of faith

Posted by on Jun 17, 2014 in Featured Slider, Uncategorized

A true community of faith

The saying that “it takes a village to raise a child” is quite true, and this is where the church comes in. A genuine feeling of community is experienced among those involved in our faith family at Newark United Methodist Church, from the youngest to the oldest. Love for one another. Care for one another. Allowing and encouraging one another to become all that God intends for each to become in Jesus Christ, that we may each go out into the world confidently to serve others and make...

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A time for children

Posted by on Mar 10, 2014 in Christian education, Christmas, Featured Slider

A time for children

Children are involved in several ways at various times in our worship services throughout the year. If parents bring their children to worship, the children are regularly exposed to messages crafted especially for them, each of which mirrors the theme of the respective sermon message for adults to be presented later in the service. During the summer months, the older-elementary-age children act as readers during our 9:30 traditional worship services as part of the GREEN Team experience. During special days, like Christmas Eve and Palm Sunday (or Sundays in which scouting ministries are...

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