Announcements and News for March 21, 2021

Special Events Donate to disaster relief through UMCOR Compelled by Christ!As the humanitarian relief and development arm of The United Methodist Church, the United Methodist Committee on Relief assists United Methodists and churches to become involved globally in direct ministry to persons in need. February we are encouraging everyone to make a minimum $39.99 donation […]

Get Your Life Back

Lenten Book Study Wednesday-February 17 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm Pastor Denise from DeBows and Pleasant Grove is leading a 7 week study of a book called “Get Your Life Back” by  John Eldredge. Call or email our church office for Zoom login information ([email protected] or 732-833-8808).  

Jackson Arts starts September 20

What is Jackson Arts Ministry? J.A.M. is a program birthed out of a strong desire to see the Arts in Jackson flourish and grow unlike ever before. We are a group of professionally trained teachers and volunteers, actors, musicians, and technophiles who love central Jersey and the arts. We want to share our experience, talent, […]

Current Sunday Series

Profiting from the Prophets – Timeless Lessons for Living a Fulfilling Life Each week we will examine one of the Old Testament Prophets and glean timeless lessons about living a fulfilled life. As we find inspiration from each we will be learning the historical context of the prophet; who the prophet was and what did […]

Too Busy Not To Pray

Sundays, Starting September 25 from 6:00pm-8:30pm (4 weeks) For over two decades “Too Busy Not to Pray” has stood as a classic on prayer, helping Christians all over the world slow down to draw near to God. During those years, the world certainly hasn’t slowed down. If anything, the pace, intensity and number of distractions […]

Through the Bible in One Afternoon

Sunday, September 25 from 1:00pm-5:00pm We will cover all 66 books of the Bible in 4 hours. This crash course is a quick overview of the entire Bible, plus how the Bible was written; came to be; and how it has been understood and interpreted over the centuries.

Where Do You Stand

Thursdays, resuming January 12 at 7:30pm (4 week segments) “Taking an active stance in society is nothing new for followers of John Wesley. He set the example for us to combine personal and social piety. Ever since predecessor churches to United Methodism flourished in the United States, we have been known as a denomination involved with […]

Through the Bible

Thursdays, resuming January 12 at 6:00pm (4 week segments) Make this year the year you read through the Bible. This unique study and reading plan breaks the Bible up into 6 manageable sections in 4 week segments. Read through out the year or plugin to read through a section. Together, we read Genesis- Deuteronomy (9/22-10/13), Joshua-Esther […]

Faith Questions in a Skeptical Age

Tuesdays starting September 18 at 7:00pm (8 weeks)Join in on a book study from authors Scott and Arthur Jones called “Faith Questions in a Skeptical Age.” About the book: We live in a skeptical age. People—especially young people—express doubts about Christian faith. In this thoughtful eight week study Bishop Scott Jones, author of The Wesleyan […]

Deeper Prayers

Sunday, September 18 from 4:00pm-6:00pm Communicating to God through prayer is one of the most important things we can do! God desires to hear from us. God answers prayer. Come to this one session class to understand how to deepen your prayer life by learning and practicing different types of prayers, as well as different […]

Christianity and World Religions

We live in a diverse and changing world. Around the globe and in our own neighborhoods, we live and work with people of other faiths. What do they believe? How, as Christians, should we respond to them? How can we learn about their faiths and share our own faith with respect, building bridges of mutual […]

Star Studded Weekend!

We have a star studded weekend planned at JUMC. Starting Friday at 8:30pm, we have a wonderful night of star gazing planned for you by Al Sedar. The sky should be clear and filled with stars and planets. Come with or without a telescope to experience the amazing vastness of God’s creation! Then on Sunday […]