If you would like your church event posted on the district events page please send event information and/or flyer to jcreran@gnjumc.org . The Church to church happenings are updated on the website on a regular basis and linked to the district newsletter under the Congregational Sharing section.


Basic Lay Servant Class

Presented by: Rev. Walt Kellen
Date: Monday’s, October 15 to November 12
Time: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: Friendship-Finley UMC, 252 Centerton Road, Bridgeton, NJ 0830

Certified Lay Servant Class for Transformational Leadership

Presented by: Rev. Bob Costello
Date: Starting Saturday, October 20. Continuing on Tuesday’s from October 23 to November 13
Time: Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Tuesday’s 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: Petersburg Wesley UMC, 400 Dennisville-Petersburg Road, Woodbine, NJ 08270

Certified Lay Servant Class for Transformational Leadership

Presented by: Rev. Bob Costello
Date: Starting Saturday, October 20. Continuing on Thursday’s from October 25 to November 15
Time: Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Thursday’s 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: First UMC, 201 N 2nd St, Millville, NJ 08332


Grace Union UMC’s 131st Church Anniversary!
Date: Sunday, October 21
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: Grace Union UMC, 131 E. Central Avenue, Blue Anchor NJ 08037

All are Welcome!  You won’t want to miss it! or more information, contact Rev. Enger Muteteke, Pastor


Head of the River Annual Service
Rev. Dave Bailey will lead the service.
Date: Sunday, October 21
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: Head of the River Church,  600 NJ-49, Woodbine, NJ 08270

Special music by “The Greens.” Picnic lunch will follow the service. Feel welcome to bring a salad or a dessert


Harvest Night | Trunk or Treat
Date: Saturday, October 27
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Location: Salem UMC, 815 South Main Street, Pleasantville, NJ 08232

Christian Education cordially invites you to Trunk or Treat, & also to Have a Great Time.

For more information contact: Ms. Marguerita Rice 609-383-9887


Piano Recital
Featuring Echezonachukwu Nduka, classical pianist from Nigeria.
Date: Sunday, October 28
Time: 5:00 p.m.
Location: Salem UMC, 815 South Main Street, Pleasantville, NJ 08232


Church Conference 2018
Date: Saturday, November 3
Location: St. Peter’s, 501 E 8th St, Ocean City, NJ 08226


Fall Coffee House Series
Date: Friday, November 9
Time: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Location: Lifegate Church, 296 Bethel Road, Somers Point

November 9th – Daryl Boyer

Free Admission, donations accepted. Beverages and snacks are available to purchase. Enjoy a night out, play games, listen to music and talk with friends.


Chicken Dinner
Date: Saturday, November 17
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Tabernacle UMC, 702 Seashore Rd, Cape May, NJ 08204

Menu: Roasted chicken and potatoes, fresh vegetables, side salad, assorted pies and cookies, lemonade, tea and coffee.

Tickets are available October 14, please order by November 8. Adults: $10, kids 6-10 $7 and children 5 & under free!