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


Latest News

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

Long Island Shelter Letter Campaign

A message from Pastor Crowley: Several weeks ago the Long Island shelter was closed after a state inspection found that an aging two-lane bridge connecting the island in Boston Harbor to the mainland was too dangerous for vehicles to cross. As a result, more than 400 homeless people and as many as 300 others in…

Holiday Toy Drive

Donate Christmas toys for the City Mission Society Toy Drive. Click the image below to enlarge.

Scholarship Application Packet Download

The members of Myrtle Baptist Church (MBC) Scholarship Committee invite you to submit this 2014 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….

Important Announcements

DEC 4: Newton zoning board of appeals will meet at city hall. DEC 7: MBC will march silently from Prospect Street to Washington Street to West Newton Square. Click image below to enlarge for more information. **Please be advised that due to expected inclement weather, the silent march scheduled for Saturday, December 6 has been…

Announcements – November 30, 2014

MYRTLE BAPTIST CHURCH ANNOUNCEMENTS November 30, 2014 In addition to our Wednesday evening activities at the church, we will hold our 6am Prayer Conference Calls on each week on Wednesday mornings. These will be weekly opportunities for us to hear an inspirational word and gather together as a corporate body to seek the Lord. The…

Myrtle Village

Myrtle Village is an affordable housing project sponsored by Myrtle Baptist Church to develop seven units of affordable housing on church owned property at 12, 18 & 20 Curve Street. Thanks to your unflagging support, Myrtle Village has achieved substantial goals including grants from the City of Newton for $1,853,858 in development. We have also…

The Myrtle Scholarship Fund

Each year, thanks to the generous contributions from our church family and friends, Myrtle has provided substantial scholarships to over twenty recipients. It is our continuing goal to award these scholarships. However, current funds are low. Over the next few months, we ask that you prayerfully consider contributing to the Myrtle Baptist Church Scholarship Fund…

Christmas Cantata

Our annual Christmas Cantata will be held on Sunday, December 21, 2014, during the morning worship hour. As preparations are underway for the Christmas Cantata, we are calling all interested persons to help with stage crew, set design, props, assistance with rehearsals or any other aspect of the production. Please contact Reverend Carrington Moore, Monique…