The Myrtle Baptist Church of West Newton

Rev. Brandon Thomas Crowley, MDiv, STM | Senior Pastor
Rev. Howard Haywood | Pastor Emeritus

21 Curve Street West Newton, MA 02465 | 617.332.5870


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Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer. (Romans 12:12)

Announcements – January 17, 2016

Sunday, January 17, 2016 Join us this afternoon at 5:00pm for the Opening Consecration Week Service. This powerful service will begin our week of corporate prayer and fasting. This will be a lay-led service in which we will hear six sermonettes on various themes that will provide a spiritual center for the new season that…

Daily Consecration Word Search Puzzles

Please see the below flyer about our consecration service as well as special series of daily consecration word search puzzles generated through Logos software for this week. We look forward to seeking the Lord together with you this week!

Fasting & Consecration Week

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO FAST AND PRAY? 1. To fast means to put God first. 2. Fasting is an attitude of the heart in which we interrupt our normal life to pray for a specific matter or cause. Fasting also means perseverance in prayer. It means to be earnest with God and to pray…


#MyrtleSyllabus The black church has a long and important history in the United States, and it continues to serve as a driver of social justice work in many African-American communities. To highlight that work, digital strategist Jamye Wooten started a conversation on Twitter tagged #BlackChurchSyllabus, which has generated a long list of suggested readings from…

Scholarship Packet Download

The members of Myrtle Baptist Church (MBC) Scholarship Committee invite you to submit this 2015 application. The MBC Scholarship is given to help assist with the ever growing financial obligations of higher education. It is our prayer that, if awarded, you will utilize this scholarship to enhance your growth and development both spiritually and educationally….

Myrtle Summer Institute

Join us for the kick-off of our Myrtle Summer Institute this Thursday, June 11 at 6:30pm, where Sis. Sonja Spears will begin her class “Discussing the New Jim Crow”. Please see the full flyer for descriptions and dates and sign up with the church office today for these awesome opportunities to grow with our church…

Learning from Baltimore

The Myrtle Men’s Fellowship will be hosting a panel discussion entitled “Learning from Baltimore – What Do We Need to Know in Newton? What Will We Do Now and in the Future?”on Saturday, June 20, 2015 as part of our Men’s and Father’s Day Celebrations. Breakfast will be served at 9:00 a.m., and the discussion…