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Our Mission Statement: Called to work for all peoples to be in a right relationship with God through Jesus Christ so that together we can share God's love by word and action.

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!  

Family Night at the Ballpark
Saturday, Aug. 18, 5:30pm
The annual Family Night at the Ballpark sponsored by United Methodist Men will be Saturday 8/18/18, 5:30 arrival with fireworks to follow game. The cost is $10 per person - due at sign up. Questions or more info please contact Tim Campbell at 973-768-2476 or or visit the Jackals website -

Vacation Bible School- Game On!
August 20th-24th, 9:30am to 12:30pm
Register at entry way of Noah’s Ark Preschool. Open 7:00am – 6:00pm daily. Cost is $20/person.  Click here for a registration form.  Please fill out a separate form for each child.

Scrapbooking/Card Making/Crafting Event
October 20, 2018 - 9am-5pm
Before the holidays are upon us, let's get together in October for some scrapbooking, card making or crafts of your choice.  This event will be at Butler United Methodist Church in Fellowship Hall on October 20th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.  A light breakfast and lunch will be served.  The cost will be $35 for the day.  The proceeds from this event will benefit the church.

You'll have plenty of space to work on your projects and enjoy each other's company for the day.  Click here for a reservation form.  The deadline to let Dawn know if you're coming is October 12th to ensure we have everything set up and enough food to go around.  

Any questions contact Dawn Kruimer at (973)728-6704 or  Invite your friends and neighbors for a fun day out!

A Month of Sundays for August…

During the summer, the Spanish language service will move to 9:30 a.m. and to the church library. 

August 5:  Communion and Sermon: ‘Not One Should be Lost’  (Matthew 18:10-20)
August 12:  Sermon:  ‘Brother, Sister, Mother’  (Mark 3:31-35)
August 19:  Sermon:  ‘Seek, Ask, Find’  (Luke 11:5-13)
August 26:  Sermon:  ‘Inside/Out’  (Mark 6:1-13)

Weekly Bible Studies

Please join us for one or more of these exciting opportunities to draw near to God reading through His love letter to you…

Wednesday Night Bible Study … in the Library, 6:30 to 8:30 pm.                 
Thursdays, 7:00 to 8:30pm – Spanish Bible Study   
Fridays, 6:00 to 7:00am, Men’s Bible Study in the Youth Room

Weekly Events

9:30 am - Worship Service
10:30 am - Sunday School for children
10:45 am - Coffee Hour (after Service)
11:30 am - Children's Chimes
12:00 - Youth Choir
9:30 am- Spanish Worship (Library)

Gleaners Thrift Shop open 10:00am-1pm & 7pm-9pm

Gleaners Thrift Shop open 9:30am to 4pm (Summer hours: 9:30 to 12:30p)

Morning Bible Study - 9:30-11am
Gleaners Thrift Shop open 10:00am to 1pm
Community of Faith 7:00pm

Faith and Fellowship - 10:00 - 11:30am
Gleaners Thrift Shop open 9:30am to 4pm (Summer hours: 9:30 to 12:30p)
Spanish Bible Study - 7pm

Men's Bible Study 6:00-7:00am
Gleaners Thrift Shop open 10:00am to 1pm (Summer hours: 9:30 to 12:30p)

Gleaners Thrift Shop open 8:30am to 12:30pm

Monthly Events

First Sunday of the Month:
Lydia Circle Women's Group
Men's Breakfast

First Monday of the Month:
Senior Worship & Luncheon

First Monday of the Month:
Agape Circle Women's Group

Fourth Monday of the Month:
Loaves and Fishes Naomi Circle (Library)



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