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Port Norris Methodist Church has a Sunday School program throughout the year with classes meeting at 9:45am-10:45am. During the summer, for one week, a themed Vacation Bible School is open to the youth in the area regardless of church background. Our teachers are wonderful volunteers who give of their time each Sunday morning and throughout… Read more


 John Wesley, the founder of the Methodist movement and the early Methodists were particularly concerned about inviting people to experience God’s grace and to grow in their knowledge and love of God through disciplined Christian living. John Wesley has been called the single most influential Protestant leader of the English-speaking world. He is responsible for… Read more


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Port Norris UMC Worship Sunday – 11:00am – 12:00noon Worship involves congregation in leadership. Children’s Time and Scripture Readings. Holy Communion–offered on the first Sunday of every month. Sunday School at 9:45am-10:45am Music-piano/organist-Scott Armato


The Ministry of All Christians All Christians are called by God, through their baptism, to be in ministry in the world. Therefore, the term minister is appropriately used to describe any Christian who responds to God’s call to reach out to the world and its people through loving acts of service. The ministers of the church are… Read more


We reach out to people and welcome them into the church We have a direct responsibility for people of the “world” around our church, the community in which we and others study, work, shop, play, and so forth. In this world are people with many hurts, doubts, and questions. There are some who are new… Read more


Connections Prayer Partners – Need Prayer? Please call Prayer Partners at 856 785-2908. *Card Ministry – Cindy Tawes sends cards to those who are homebound, on the prayer list or sick. Please contact her at Cindy Tawes@ Rev. Peterson is available to read to seniors at the Commercial Township Senior Center. The Louise Moore… Read more

Welcome to Our Church

Location First United Methodist Church is located on the corner of North Avenue and Main Streets in the rustic fishing village of Port Norris, New Jersey. United Methodists come in all sizes, shapes, colors, dispositions, outlooks and life stories, but share a unique history and faith perspective.  Our members speak many languages and live in… Read more