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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Myrtle

The Historic Myrtle Baptist Church

1874-present The very rich history of Myrtle Baptist Church began with Newton’s early black residents, several of whom made their home after relocating from the west end of Boston in the mid-1800s. In 1873, records show that there were 130 blacks living in the City of Newton. First Baptist Church, now Lincoln Park Baptist Church,…

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…

Announcements – March 2, 2014

The Church Business Meeting will be held in the sanctuary immediately following the morning worship service. All members are encouraged to attend. Heaven continues to rejoice over Elizabeth Clark Donald and Priscilla Afriye’s public declarations of their love for Jesus Christ. Congratulations on your baptism, a continuation of your relationship with Jesus Christ that will…

Announcements – February 23, 2014

MYRTLE BAPTIST CHURCH ANNOUNCEMENTS Sunday, February 23, 2014 Business report books are available for pick-up immediately following morning worship service in the church administrator’s office. Members are asked to pick up their books in preparation for next week’s business meeting. One book is available per family. As part of the services of the Pastoral Counseling…

Announcements – August 4, 2013

As we move toward the upcoming summer season, we know that many people will begin traveling and enjoying vacation in the warm weather. However, we also understand that the expenses of the church will remain steady even in this season. Our prayer and request is that you carefully consider maintaining your giving toward the expenses…

Myrtle Summer Institute

The Institute offers a wide range of mini-courses designed to be fun, educational and uplifting and are absolutely free! There is no limit to the number of classes you may take and we encourage you to invite your friends and family to come and share in this experience as well. Please fill in the registration…

Announcements – May 26, 2013

If you did not have an opportunity to purchase books written by our revivalist, Rev. Dr. Walter Fluker, there are a limited number of copies still available in the Church Administrator’s office for purchase. -Educating Ethical Leaders for the Twenty-First Century ($16) -Ethical Leadership: The Quest for Character, Civility and Community ($20) Please help us…

Announcements – March 10, 2013

If you have not received a 2012 Myrtle Baptist Church Annual Contribution Statement, please contact Collector Gerald Jones with your current mailing address as soon as possible. The Photography Ministry would like those persons who do not wish for their likeness to be used on our website or in other church media publications to come…

Announcements – March 3, 2013

There are a very limited number of tickets available for the Newton CAN-DO’s 10th Annual Celebration and Fundraiser on March 10, 2013. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please sign up in the Church Administrator’s office ASAP if you would like to attend. If you have not received a 2012 Myrtle Baptist Church…