UMCOR – Special Offering on Sunday, March 11

Sunday, March 11 during worship


When disaster strikes around the globe – Haiti’s 2010 earthquake or all the natural disasters that happened last year – so many watching the drama unfold on our living room televisions feel entirely helpless. How could any one person make a difference in the wake of such widespread devastation? As responders around the globe scramble to help survivors, the United Methodist Committee on Relief, UMCOR, is prepared to act.

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S4 Game Night – Sunday March 11

Sunday, March 11 @ 6 p.m.
Tyson Hall

Bring a dish to share with church family and friends. Leonia Church will provide drinks and paper goods. The XBox Kinect will be ready for play on the BIG screen. Come show us your mad gaming skills! Invite your family, friends, neighbors, and colleagues to join us!

Administrative Assistant on Vacation February 15 – March 2

Leonia Church Administrative Assistant, Yevgeniya Przhebelskaya, will be on vacation to pursue medical treatment from Thursday, February 15 through Friday, March 2. During that time church office hours will be maintained by Pastor David Wehrle and Associate Pastor Aiden Lee. You can continue to contact our church staff via email ( or phone (201-944-2970).

2018 Scholarship Opportunities

Greater New Jersey Annual Conference
Board of Higher Education and Campus Ministries

The Board of Higher Education and Campus Ministry is committed to providing quality educational opportunities for higher learning. They offer scholarship opportunities through the conference and oversee campus ministries.

You are encouraged to consider attending a United Methodist university or college. A complete list of United Methodist colleges can be found at the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry website:

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GNJUMC Northern Region Day of Learning: Take the Lead – Tools for Laity

March 3, 2018 @ 8:30 a.m.
Bethany Wayne United Methodist Church
491 Alps Road
Wayne, NJ 

$10 per person by February | $20 per person after February 15
Breakfast refreshments and lunch will be provided.
Leonia Church will provide scholarships for registration and trasnportation to/from event upon request

Register Online

Keynote Speaker | Rev. Mike Mather
Rev. Michael Mather has served as pastor of the Broadway United Methodist Church in Indianapolis, Indiana for the past 13 years and has been a United Methodist pastor for 31 years.

Before graduating from Drew Theological Seminary, Michael grew up in small towns in Southern Indiana.

He is a faculty member of the asset-based Community Development Institute at DePaul University and is the author of an upcoming release titled “Having Nothing, Possessing Everything: Finding Abundant Communities in Unexpected Places.”

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Introducing the Art Page

Leonia Church is made up of many talented and gifted people. This page will showcase painting, photography, poetry, prose, music and other works of art by Leonia Church. Sunday morning isn’t the only time to share your artistic gifts! If you want to share something, email what you’ve got to us at

Please click here to go to the Art Page




We’re Hiring!

Job Opportunities
The Greater New Jersey Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

The United Methodist Church of Greater New Jersey is growing, developing its ministry and looking for people who are committed to excellence. Want to be a part of making a difference through the church? Are you passionate and seek to work with a dedicated and welcoming team of people? Find out more and apply today!

Available Positions:

Communication Department: Administrative Assistant
Executive Assistant to the Director of Connectional Ministries
Next Generation Ministries Engagement Specialist
Next Generation Camping and Retreats Director

Apply Today At:

Please Welcome Hye Jo Yang and Euntaek Kim Our Guest Music Directors

Leonia Church would like thank our Guest Music Directors Hye Jo Yang and Euntaek Kim for leading us in worship during Soyeon Park’s maternity leave (January 7-March 25).

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Worship With Us Live Online!

Did you know that you can join Leonia Church live in worship even when you aren’t able to get to the church building, and even when you aren’t available on Sunday morning? That’s right! Just visit the Leonia Church Facebook page and click on the “Videos” link in the left-hand column or scroll down.

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