If you would like your church event posted on the district events page please send event information and/or flyer to Le’Ora Brown. 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.

District Events

Register today for Exploration 2019!
Nov 1-3

Exploration is a three-day event for young adults ages 18-26. This event is designed help attendees listen, discern and respond to God’s call to ordained ministry, as they explore their gifts for service as a deacon or elder in The United Methodist Church. Click here to learn more and register.

The Neighborhood Center in Camden is available for fall Sunday and Evening talks on the following topics:
1. “History of the Neighborhood Center – A Neighborhood Rising”
2. “American Dream and the Persistence of Poverty in Camden”
3. “The Criminalization of Childhood in Camden and the School to Prison Pipeline”
4. “How the Neighborhood Centers’ Christ centered work raises up Children and Teenagers in Camden”
Please contact Mike Landis, Executive Director by email at michael.landis@ncicamden.com or phone (856) 365-5295 (Office), (609) 220-1880 (Mobile)

Poverty Task Force Meeting
Fourth Monday of Every Month
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Pine Hill UMC,
The group is open to all clergy and laity within the district interested in working together to deal with the root causes of poverty. Their focus in 2018-2019 is literacy.

Local Church Events

Soul Café Supper and Service
Time: 6:00 p.m. every Wednesday
Location: 260 Erial Rd. Pine Hill, NJ
Time: 5:00 p.m. every Sunday
Location: 300 E Evesham Ave. Magnolia, NJ
Enjoy a free hot meal for all families. The evening begins with a family-style dinner followed by a time of worship. After worship coffee and desert is served. For those in need, a free bag of groceries is given. This is not your typical experience. Come as you are, all are welcome. There is a seat at the table for everyone. If you would like to donate or volunteer, please contact Cherese Evans  at or call (856) 739-1052. Click here for flyer.

Yard/Hoagie Sale
Oct 26, 8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Zion Community Church, 242 Kings Highway, Clarksboro, NJ 08020
Semi annual yard sale to be held in Fellowship Hall.
Hoagies can be preordered by calling the church office, hot peppers available, $6 each.
Clothing and shoes are free. Please use the side door directly into the hall. Ramp available.
To donate clean and good quality items for the sale, please drop off riday, October 25 at 6:00 p.m. No electronics or large furniture.

Trunk or Treat
Oct 27, 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Haddonfield UMC parking lot
Join for an afternoon of fun for the whole family!
Children are able to trick-or-treat from car trunk to car trunk in their costumes. Music, hot dogs, and pumpkin decorating. FREE event, “rain-or-shine”.
For more information, contact the church office at 856-429-0403 or email .

Trunk or Treat
Oct 26, 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Mantua UMC, 201 Mantua Blvd, Mantua, NJ 08051

Planning for 2 Life Times | Planning Workshop for your special needs child with Pat Montgomery, Financial Advisor
October 29, 7:00 p.m.
This is a free seminar. Come and become well informed about the future of your child (or adult).
Zion Community Church, 242 Kings Highway, Clarksboro, NJ 08027

“Food For Thought” Series with the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association (AMYA)
November 9, 5:00 p.m.
Fellowship UMC of Haddon Heights

In an effort to dispel some of the negative stereotypes and fear, the AMYA has formed an outreach group simply called “Meet a Muslim – Ask Us Anything”.
Doors will open for a community meal at followed by a Q&A session. Islam is the world’s second largest religion but it is still the most misunderstood faith in America. This is in part due to the vast amount of misinformation that circulates unchecked, combined with the fact that over 60% of Americans do not know a Muslim.
Please RSVP by calling 856.547.3300 or texting 609.420.3296.

UMM Annual Indoor Craft Show
Nov 30, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Crafters Needed!
Mantua UMC, 201 Mantua Blvd, Mantua, NJ 08051