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)

2014 Myrtle Summer Institute

In keeping with Pastor Crowley’s vision that a community of believers can also be a community of life-long learners, the Myrtle Institute for Christian Learning offers stimulating courses aimed at enriching our knowledge and that of the broader community. A range of courses are offered free of charge and open to anyone who wishes to…

Online Giving Now Available

The time has finally arrived for the launch of our online giving program. Over the past few years, various members of the congregation have inquired about the possibility of providing this service as an option for giving their tithes and offerings to the church. The trustees have been working with an organization called Easy Tithe…

Holy Week Services 2014

Wednesday, April 16 – Sunday, April 20, 2014 Join us for our Holy Week 2014 Services beginning on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. The schedule is as follows:   Wednesday, April 16 at 7:30pm Holy Wednesday Foot Washing Service at St. Paul AME Church   Thursday, April 17 at 7:30 pm Maundy Thursday Tenebrae Service at…

Announcements – April 6, 2014

We will be wrapping up our Lenten prayer conference calls on Wednesday, April 9 at 6:00am. We have been blessed in being led by members of our congregation and church leadership in prayer. The dial-in number is (605) 562-3000 and passcode is 458869. Please mute your phone so that we can hear the speaker uninterrupted….

Announcements – March 30, 2014

The Usher Board will meet today following the morning worship service in the Christian Education Center. During the season of Lent, we will hold weekly prayer conference calls on Wednesdays at 6:00am led by members of our congregation and church leadership. The dial-in number is (605) 562-3000 and passcode is 458869. We will be led…

Announcements – March 23, 2014

Myrtle Spring Institute Class Schedule Please be advised that Spring Institute Classes will resume on Wednesday, March 26. The schedule of classes for that evening is as follows: Yoga (Deacon Walter Cooper): 5:45-7:00pm, Agape Room Discussing the New Jim Crow (Judge Sonja Spears): 6:30-7:30pm, Christian Education Center Church Vision: Spiritual Philanthropy 2.0 (Deacon Adrian Haugabrook):…

Announcements – March 16, 2014

The Daughters of Myrtle will be holding their Anniversary Luncheon on Saturday, April 5, 2014. The speaker is Myrtle’s own Dr. Malia Lowe. Tickets to the luncheon will be available after morning worship until Sunday, March 23, 2014, at a price of $20.00 each. Space is limited, so please purchase tickets early. Rev. Crowley will…