(973) 923-9449

A Congregation That Cares About the Community


Divine Worship Services
Sundays, 7:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

Mid-Week Services
Wednesday Word and Worship,
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Includes prayer, praise, preaching and teaching. Bible Study and Prayer,

Baptism Service
Every Third Saturday, 3:30 p.m.

Communion Service
First Sundays,
7:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

Sunday School
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Infant Baptism
Every Second Sunday,
7:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

Nursery (Ages 2 - 5)
Promise Land Nursery
First, Third, and Fifth Sundays
11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Agape Food Of Ministry Hours — Wednesday, 10:00 a.m.

A Welcoming Community Of Christians

If you're looking for a safe and inviting place where you can assemble for worship with fellow Christians, Franklin-St. John's United Methodist Church is ready to greet you with open arms. Together, we witness the majesty of God's grace and His divine will. Our congregation gathers regularly to encourage, support, and challenge each other. Franklin-St. John's United Methodist Church is an exciting community of faiths. We are eager to welcome all members and visitors who enter the doors of Franklin-St. John's United Methodist Church.

Kneeling at a Church

The message affirmed in this congregation is one of love, inclusion, and an unwavering belief in the power of prayer through Jesus Christ. A wide range of ministries is waiting to help get you where God wants you to be.

Congregation Worshiping

Through congregational worship, witness, work, Sunday School, and small prayer groups, we celebrate God's activity among us and commit ourselves to God's purposes. Become enlightened by the will of the Father today.


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Learn About Franklin St.-John's United Methodist Church

Since 1971, our church has been a beacon of hope in the Newark, New Jersey, community. We are an African-American church whose membership includes people of African descent from seven to eight different countries. We sponsor outreach ministries and weekly feeding ministries to provide people food for the body as well as the soul. Our church has youth ministries for young men, women, and children to help them develop essential Christian maturity. Learn more about our leadership and pastor.


Thank you for your interest. For questions or comments, please use the information listed here. We look forward to hearing from you soon.

(973) 923 9449

142 Maple Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07112

Hours of Operation
Sunday Morning Service, 7:30 a.m.
Sunday School, 9:30 a.m.
Sunday Second Service, 11:00 a.m.
Agape Food Of Ministry Hours - Wednesday,10:00 a.m.

Service Area
Newark, NJ

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