Thank you for visiting our website!
We welcome you to the New Salem Baptist Church website. Our prayer is that this site will be informative and have a positive impact in your life. We strive to be compassionate in our worship.
We sincerely hope that if you are in the New Orleans area, you will visit the New Salem Baptist Church Family and have a worship experience that would meet your spiritual needs.
We are glad that you were directed to view our website. We are located in the upper ninth ward section of New Orleans.
Once again, our prayers are that you will visit us to get a first hand experience of what God is doing at New Salem Baptist Church, where we strive to lead lost and wounded souls to Christ.
Warren Jones Jr., Pastor
The Lord's Supper will be observed on Sunday, October 5, 2014 during the 10:30 a.m. worship service.
Building Sunday is observed every second Sunday of the month. Members have agreed to contribute toward the monthly goal. We are thankful to God for the members who support this project each and evey month.
October is Pastor Appreciation Month. Pastor Appreciation Day is October 12, 2014. This is a great opportunity for individual members and the church as a whole, to demonstrate their love and appreciation to Pastors. This Appreciation Month began in 1992 as a means for congregations to encourage, show honor, support and love to Pastors.
The Annual Usher's Ministry Day will be observed on Sunday, October 19, 2014, during the 10:30 a.m. worship period. Please join us in this appreciation celebration.
We would like to take this opportunity to extend a very special Happy Birthday greeting to everyone born during the month of October.
Every Thursday is Kid's Movie Night from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Community Resource Center located at 1600 Alvar Street (504-943-0207). All children are welcome to attend (pizza and drinks are served).
Please consider joining the Evangelism Team. They meet every other Saturday morning for 9:00 a.m. in the Community Resource Center located at 1600 Alvar Street.
The Community Voice meetings are held here at New Salem Baptist Church every third Thursday from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. These meetings are designed to keep the community informed of important issues and concerns.
Sunday School teachers' meeting is held every Wednesday at 5:30 p. m. to 6:30 p. m. in the Multi-Purpose Hall. All teachers and other related staff team members are expected to be present.
Special thanks to those members and friends who have been supporting the newspaper drive. Please continue to do so by placing your old newspapers in the paper bin behind the church in Parking Lot C.
On August 29, 2005 Hurricane Katrina devastated the city of New Orleans, LA. Our church was seriously flooded and damaged.
Thanks be to God our church has been restored! To see some of the devastation and restoration.
Please continue to keep us in your prayers.
We are still rebuilding since Hurricane Katrina. Some of our ministries have been suspended until further notice.