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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!  

CUMAC Tricky Tray
Thursday, March 14 6-9pm - Valley Regency, Clifton, NJ
CUMAC is having their 2nd Annual Tricky Tray on Thursday, March 14! This year’s event will be held at the Valley Regency in Clifton, NJ from 6-9pm. There will be a room full of prizes, a delicious dinner, a 50/50 raffle, and so much more. Tickets cost $50 and all proceeds help feed people & change lives. Click here to learn more and register.

Red Bird Brunch
Sunday March 24 after worship
A great brunch of eggs, pancakes, and other good things for $6 per person in Fellowship Hall immediately after worship.

PartyLite Candle Party Fundraiser
March 29, 7:00pm in Fellowship Hall
Come out and support this fundraiser for the Red Bird Mission Trip.

Terrific Guest Offers Exclusively for March Guests!!
Shop from PartyLite's Spring Catalog!!
Respond = 1 Ticket
Bring This Ad = 2 Tickets
First Time PartyLite Party = 5 Tickets
Wear Red = 3 Tickets
Bring a Friend and/or an Outside Order = 7 Tickets
Please respond to Stephanie
at 973-684-5754 by 3/25/19

Can't make it?  Shop Online, just go to:
Click to find your Party Host on the top right corner,
and type in 'Mission Trip'

All Day Scrapbooking/Card Making/Crafting Event
Saturday, May 11 9am-9pm
Come for the whole day or half day and be in fellowship with other scrappers/stampers/crafters!!! Breakfast, Lunch, Snack, Dinner, Dessert will be provided as well as Goody Bags, Door Prizes, Scrapbook Prizes and a few Surprises! Cost:  $70/whole day or $35/half day. Click here to download a registration form.

Red Bird Mission Trip 2019
July 13-20
Sign-ups are now open for the 2019 Red Bird Mission Trip.  Red Bird Mission is a week long, intense, and intentional experience of Christian Community and Service.  We travel, eat, play, and work together for a week and while there are many parts of the trip that are challenging, participants report rewards and gifts back that are equal to or greater than the challenges faced. Click here for more information and a registration form.  

Sundays in March…

During March, Pastor Mike will be finishing the ‘Unafraid’ Sermon Series before he begins his theme for the journey of Lent.  Stay tuned on the Church Website, Facebook, and Sunday mornings for more announcements of what is to come.

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, 7:00 – 9:00pm.
Currently, Letter to the Church  by Francis Chan … Everyone welcome!

Beginning March 27th, The New Testament You Never Knew” In this 8 session video Bible study, well known Bible scholars N.T.Wright and Michael F. Bird team up to take us on a tour of the story behind the explosive story of the New Testament. There is an easy to follow study guide and daily Bible reading in preparation for each Wednesday meeting.
Register now, call Pam  973-838-2026 ext 15, or email her at            
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
11:15 am- Spanish Worship

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