Religions and Spirituality

August 24, 2019

EAST ORANGE, NJ - Featuring ministers of the gospel of Jesus Christ from near and far, New Hope Baptist Church of East Orange is aiming to reach, inspire and empower more people through a lineup of distinguished speakers at its upcoming Fall Revival in September. “Revival is the restoration of ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - Monday, August 19th Messiah Baptist Church will host a Community-Wide worship service remembering the first African slaves arrival to this country. The 400 Years Commemorative Service will celebrate the strength of the African American as a people, with praise to God for being ...

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The history of Messiah Baptist Church dates back to the spring of 1892. The first worshippers met in the Calvary Methodist Church building located on North Clinton and William Streets in East Orange, New Jersey. Reverend George Reed became the first pastor. Reverend Edward B. Samuels followed ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - The City of East Orange mourns the death of arguably one of the most beloved pastors in the city, Bishop Limmie Forbes. Until his death, Bishop Forbes had the longest tenure as senior pastor of any Christian church in East Orange serving Faith Temple Free Will Baptist Church #1 ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - Virginia Pastor Rev. Dr. Vernard E. Hinton has been named the new Senior Pastor of New Hope Baptist Church of East Orange after a national search and formal election process. Forty-nine candidates were considered for the position.  The list was eventually pared down to only ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - The East Orange congregation formerly known as Calvary Roseville United Methodist Church has renamed and rebranded themselves. Today they are called the RISE Church; and this weekend will celebrate their first anniversary in this new role. RISE is an International United ...

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