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Our Mission Statement:
Called by Jesus to feed people - Body and Soul

Upcoming Events at BUMC


Our monthly newsletter the Tabernacle Times provides the latest news about what's going on in our congregation, as well as messages from our pastors. Click here to download this month's issue. Click here to download our events calendar suitable for printing and sticking to your fridge!  

Church Picnic

Star Lake Campground
268 Macopin Rd. Bloomingdale, NJ
Sunday, June 13, 2021
10 a.m. Outdoor Worship
11 a.m. Lunch, Relax, Swim, Boat, and Games

All are invited for a time of worship and community together
at the Star Lake Campground. Bring your picnic lunch (grill and charcoal will be provided) chairs, lawn games, a swimsuit for the waterfront.

People will be invited to practice social distancing but masks will be your choice on the day.

* There will not be worship at the church building on the day of the picnic *

Red Bird Mission Trip
July 17-23,2021

With great care to protect participants and the people we serve we are planning for Red Bird 2021 and we welcome your participation as a missioner or through your contributions to the trip. Click here for more info and answers to FAQs.

Registration materials are available by clicking here.  Please fill out the Registration and return it with a ½ deposit to the Church Office.  Checks should be made to Butler UMC.  The cost of the trip is $350 per participant (deposit is $175).  We will need your registration by April 1, 2021.  Final payment will be due on June 15th. 

Worship & Preaching for May/June 2021

May 30th: Pastora Lourdes will be sharing the message.
6th: Communion  Scripture: Deuteronomy 1:19-21; 26-33   
Sermon: ‘Time to Get a Move On’
13th: Church Picnic and Outdoor Worship at 10 a.m. 
There will not be any worship in the sanctuary this week.
20th: Men’s Sunday: Scott Lowe sharing about spiritual pulls (following St. Ignatius)
Red Bird Brunch follows the service in the Church Parking Lot.  Takeout meals will be available too.
27th: Scripture:  Matthew 20:29-34 Sermon: “The Healing That Helps Us See”

Weekly Events

Gleaners Thrift Shop
Now Open

Worship will be offered via Facebook Live at the Butler United Methodist Church page on Sunday at 10 a.m. in English and at 11:15 a.m. in Spanish.

Gleaners Thrift Shop open 7pm-9pm

Gleaners Thrift Shop open10am to 1pm

Gleaners Thrift Shop open10am to 1pm

Gleaners Thrift Shop open 10:00am to 1pm (Summer hours: 9:30 to 12:30p)

Gleaners Thrift Shop open10am to 1pm



Butler United Methodist Church

5 Bartholdi Ave., Butler, NJ 07405 | Phone: 973-838-2026 | Fax: 973-838-8821 |

Office Hours are Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm