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Native Peoples and the UMC

Photo courtesy the Greater New Jersey Conference

St. John United Methodsit Church in Bridgeton, N.J., is the fifth oldest Native American Methodist Church in the U.S.

Native American church designated historic site

New Jersey's St. John United Methodist Church, home church to many members of the Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Tribal Nation, has been designated as an Historic Native American Methodist Church. Read More

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The United Methodist Church recognizes the contributions and gifts of Native peoples to the church and their communities around the globe. The church supports Native Americans and indigenous peoples and their traditions.

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