Welcome to New St. John Baptist Church

Join us for service!

New St. John Baptist Church will resume regular in-person Worship services on Sundays at 8am beginning Sunday, November 7, 2021. Please be prepared to wear masks during service and observe a safe, 6 ft. social distance for seating.

Coffee Shop Conversation with New St. John

Refreshing & Renewing

Service Updates & Changes

We are excited to be back in the house on Sundays and are bringing back our in-person Refreshing & Renewing Services (with a virtual option as well).  Each week, we will be discussing a chapter of our new book, “God and the Pandemic” by N.T. Wright. Jon us for a cup and a word each Wednesday night beginning January 12th, at 6pm.

COVID Update


All NSJ Regular Worship Activities (Sunday Worship Service, Children's Worship, Wednesday Evening Refreshing & Renewing), and all other scheduled meetings and activities will be suspended until further notice.


Please note that you will be able to view our Refreshing & Renewing Service via our Facebook LIVE page at 6:00 pm on Wednesdays.

We ask that you thoroughly wash your hands for twenty seconds using disinfectant soap each and every time you wash.

We ask that you cough into your elbow to reduce the spread of potential bacteria in all settings.

We ask that you visit HERE to continue your health awareness.


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CONTINUE TO REGULARLY SUPPORT NSJ FINANCIALLY through your consistent giving of tithes and offerings through the use of your NSJ giving envelopes and giving online.  

CONTACT THE CHURCH OFFICE ​at (225) 383-5280 and leave a message to let us know if you have contracted Coronavirus/COVID-19.

New St. John Baptist Church seeks to be a proactive congregation and community partner in mitigating exposure and spread of the Coronavirus/COVID-19 in our area.  In an effort to inform New St. John members and friends of our continued efforts we want to ensure the health and safety of our congregation.


Just as Jesus said in the Beatitudes, blessed are the poor and the hungry. Our mission at New St. John Baptist Church is not just to love one another, but to meet people where they are and bring them to where Jesus wants them to be.

Important Announcements

Communion Wine and Bread

Attention NSJ Members:
Communion cup packets will be available this coming Tuesday, September 29, 2020, between 10am – 11am.

Drive through the parking lot, wearing your masks, and packets will be handed out to you.

We are located at 1455 South Street, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802. For questions, feel free to contact us at newstjohn@aol.com.

When the angels
go away

Rev. Dr. W. Marshall Myles, NSJ Senior Pastor, shares about the singing angels as they announce the Savior’s birth. Check out the latest From the Pastor’s Pen by clicking the link below!

When the Angels Go Away

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Join us for worship

At New St. John Baptist Church, it’s our mission to help you explore your relationship with God and improve those meaningful relationships in your family life. Join us each Sunday and experience the warmth of faith and the strength of our community. 

regular Services

You are invited to join us for weekly Sunday services. Service begins at 8am CST. Immediately following, breakfast is served in the Fellowship Center.

As of June 6th, we will resume in-person services and continue with our virtual services hosted through our Facebook, Youtube, and Sermons pages. Click the links to view the latest sermons.

We believe that parents should be able to be fully engaged in service, while their kids are being taught the Word in a way that makes sense to them. Your kids are invited to join us every 1st, 3rd, and 4th Sunday of the month for a worship experience they won't forget. From arts and crafts, to storytelling, to showing them how God loves them, we do it all! Simply drop your kids off in the Fellowship Center for breakfast at 7:45am CST, or the Education Building downstairs, and we will take it from there! Children's pick-up is immediately following Adult Church Service. (Please note, if your children have any special needs or allergies, we must be notified in advance).

For more information, click HERE.

Wednesday ServiceS

Get your mid-week fill up, by attending our Refreshing and Renewing Services every Wednesday from 6pm - 6:45pm CST. This is a time of fellowship, intensive prayer, and you will hear a word from our pastor, Rev. Dr. W. Marshall Myles. Please note, in light of COVID, all Refreshing & Renewing Services are solely hosted through our Facebook page every Wednesday at 6pm. Click HERE to follow us.

Our message for 2021

"Love God, your God, with your whole heart: love him with all that’s in you, love him with all you’ve got!"
New Life
Deuteronomy 6:5
The Message Bible

Our latest sermons

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God and the Pandemic

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Coffee Shop Conversation with New St. John

God and the Pandemic

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In need of written encouragement?

From messages From the Pastor’s Pen, to notifications about upcoming events, to weekly recaps of Children’s Church, we invite you to check out our blog!

Joy to the World

Joy to the World

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Our Sick & Shut-In

Sister Patricia Green
Sister Doris Major

Sister Mary Louise Johnson
Brother Stockett Selvage

Sister Lyndia Williams

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In Deepest Sympathy

Rev. Dr. W. Marshall Myles and New St. John Church family offer prayers and condolences to the following families. Please keep the families in prayer during their time of bereavement.

  • Sis. Gus Coleman and her family on the death of her brother
  • Bro. Kirkland Eames and the family on the passing of Rita Eames
  • Deacon Larry Hudson, Sr., Sis. Fannie Williams and Sis. Gloria Blue and their family on the death of sister, Mary Cage
  • Sis. Valeria Banks, on the death of her brother
  • The family of Sis. Geraldine Brown
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Sunday: 8AM
Wednesday: 6PM

Fax: 225-383-5662

1455 South Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802