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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's Have- A- Heart Tricky Tray
The Bethwood in Totowa Sat. Mar. 3, 2018 12:00 3:00PM
Preview Time 11:30AM - Lunch 12:30 - 1:30PM

CUMAC, a non-profit organization dedicated to feeding people and changing lives, is having their first tricky tray event on Saturday, March 3 at The Bethwood in Totowa, NJ. Your ticket comes with a delicious lunch, a sheet of 20 prize tickets, and the chance to win over 60 amazing prizes and 50/50 raffle. Baskets include everything from plane tickets and Broadway seats to restaurant gift cards and special experiences. Tickets are just $40 and all proceeds will help feed people & change lives. Tickets on sale soon. We hope to see you there! 

$40/person with a sheet of 20 tickets
$20 for 20 Tier 1 Tickets
$30 for 5 Tier 2 and 5 Tier 3 Tickets
Go to CUMAC.ORG or Call 973-742-5518

Red Bird Mission Trip
July 14-21, 2018
The sign up is now open and registrations need to be in by March 1st. The cost to participate is $275 per person and a one half deposit on your trip ($137.50) is due with your registration. Any person who feels physically able and is up for a spiritual challenge is welcome to be part of the 2018 team.  Participants need to be either 14 years old, or have finished 8th grade. Any questions?  Contact Pastor Mike ( or Pat Inglis ( You can download a registration form by clicking here.

A Month of Sundays for February…

February will be an amazing month of meaningful and important worship as you have the opportunity to hear about their incredible trip to Haiti taken by Kate and Emma Nafz, reflect on the interesting dates we begin and end the season of Lent this year, and start a new series of sermons for Lent entitled: “What Makes a Hero?  The Death-Defying Ministry of Jesus”.

February 4th :    Communion with Kate and Emma Nafz sharing about their Haiti trip with pictures.  A worship you do not want to miss.

February 11th :  Sermon:  ‘You Can’t Make This Stuff Up”

February 14th :  Ash Wednesday Service  7:30 p.m. 
A special bi-lingual service to begin the Journey of Lent in the sanctuary with imposition of ashes and communion.

February 18th :  First Sunday of Lent Sermon: What Makes a Hero? – ‘Good, Evil, and God’

February 25th :  Second Sunday of Lent. Sermon: What Makes a Hero? – ‘Right, Wrong, and Holy’

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…

Sundays, 11:00am – “Coloring Lent” (beginning February 18th)  Led by Scott Lowe & Lin Hack - Click here to order resources.
Sundays, 6:00 to 7:30pm… DISCIPLE FAST TRACK

Wednesday Night Bible Study … in the Library, 7:00 to 9:00 pm.  “Discerning the Voice of God” led by Amanda Zielenkievicz
Thursdays, 7:00 to 8:30pm – Spanish Bible Study

Thursdays  7:30 pm (beginning February 15th) Lent Study What Makes a Hero? Jesus’ Death-Defying Ministry Led by Pastor Mike - Click here to order resources.

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
11:30 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