Believers Joyously Unified in Mission with Christ
Bishop Janes United Methodist Church
22 S. Finley Ave, Basking Ridge, NJ
Worship – 9:30 a.m. Sunday
Worship is not a spectator sport at Bishop Janes. Inspirational, joyful worship is one of our core values. We come together on Sunday morning to offer our love, our praise, and ourselves to the God who gave his own Son to give us new life. We do this through music, media, spoken word, and congregational prayer and liturgy.Our weekly worship service takes place at 9:30 a.m. every Sunday. Kids start Sunday School following the childrens’ sermon at approximately 9:45 a.m.
Sunday School – 9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. (finishes at end of worship service)
We are a kid friendly church! Classes every Sunday for students Nursery through Grade 5. All students start out in the worship service with their families at 9:30 am. Clipboards with age appropriate writing or drawing activities are located at the door to the Sanctuary. After the children’s sermon (about 10 minutes into the service) students are dismissed with their teachers to attend classes.
Theme for March- Lenten Study
Students learn the meaning and origin of Lent. Students will be introduced to concepts of sacrifice; reflection and prayer. We will make good deed jars, reflection pots, learn appropriate Bible verses, and study the Lord’s prayer.
Holy Week events will be studied and discussed in detail as a precursor to the joys of Easter. To learn more, please click here
The youth ministry at Bishop Janes UMC provides a space for youth in grades 6-12 to experience community within the church. Our program seeks to give youth the opportunity to experience social, spiritual, and service activities throughout the year. In a world where there is so much pressure on youth, we provide a space for them to learn and grow into their identity as beloved children of God.We meet weekly on Sundays for small groups during worship and have monthly events and gatherings. To learn more click here.
InTune – Sept-May, Thurs. 4 – 6 p.m., Ages 4-middle school
InTune is an innovative program where kids and youth sing, play, learn about the Bible, share a meal, meet new friends and share Gods’s love. To learn more, please click here
Summer Program – June – August, Ages 3 – College
We have a variety of summer programs for kids as young as three and as old as college. From exploring God’s desert creatures in Animal Camp to performing in a Broadway production, Bishop Jane’s is the place to be this summer. Registration for the summer programs are now open. Please click here to find out more.