New St. John Baptist Church

Each year we hold a one-day motivational seminar that features local personalities who are assured to captivate the attention of our youth.

​Previous speakers have been Coach Johnnie Jones and Southern University football player, Lenard Tillery.

​The youth were entertained to a memorable mentoring experience.

The Rev. W. Marshall Myles Oratorical Contest

The Gathering of Neighborhood Youth

​June 30, 2018

​The Gathering of Neighborhood Youth is a one-day initiative that provides an academic boost to the youth with an opportunity to assimilate with professionals within the community.


​Young boys and girls, grades 9 through 12, are invited to participate in the Rev. W. Marshall Myles Oratorical Contest.

​Guidelines for the speeches are provided in advance to the contestants.  Participants are judged and monetary gifts are awarded to the contestants.

​The 2015 1st Place Winner was Jalen Butler

​The 2016 1st Place Winner was Allen Taylor

The 2017 1st Place Winner was Madison Henderson

Links To Important Reference Material

Sunday School Publishing Board.

Winter Quarter Focus:   "Faith in Action"

  • December's Topics: "The Early Church Proclaims Faith in Christ"
  • January's Topics:  "A Living Faith in God"
  • February's Topics:  "Self-controlled, Upright, and Godly Faith"

At Church Every Sunday 10:00 a.m. Until 11: a.m.

  • Classes offered for varying age groups.
  • Begins immediately after worship service.

Boy's Academy

​June 4 - 29, 2018

Discover our Boy's Academy

  • An intensive four-week reading and math program primarily for fourth and fifth grade boys
  • Breakfasts and lunches are provided
  • Classroom instruction by a certified Master Teacher.
  • Classes are scheduled for 7:30 am - 1:30 pm
  • Classes begin June 4, 2018 
  • Contact us at for more information