Canaan Baptist Church

Paterson, New Jersey

— “Canaan is a place where no stranger has the right to feel strange”



2 Corinthians 9:7 "Each one must do just as he has purposed in his heart, not grudgingly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver."

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Canaan Baptist Church - Paterson, New Jersey

Mission Statement

Our mission is to introduce people to Jesus Christ and to encourage the cultivation of a personal relationship with Him. We are, therefore, committed to Evangelizing the Sinner, Exalting the Savior, and Equipping the Saints.
Canaan Baptist Church - Paterson, New Jersey

Vision Statement

Our vision is to have Bible-Centric Ministry that we will Reach, Rebuild and Reproduce Disciples through the power of the Holy Spirit.
Canaan Baptist Church - Paterson, New Jersey

Philosophy of Ministry

In order to accomplish our mission we will faithfully pursue seven basic philosophies in our ministries:

  1. EXALT the Savior through dynamic worship.
  2. EVANGELIZE the Unbeliever through outreach.
  3. ESTABLISH the New Believer in the basic doctrines of the faith.
  4. ENCOURAGE every Believer to cultivate an intimate, personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
  5. EQUIP every Believer to do ministry through gift identification.
  6. EDIFY one another through the exercising of spiritual gifts.
  7. EMBRACE one another so that everyone feels loved, cared for, and accepted and enjoys being a part of our fellowship.

Worship Schedule

Call To Worship
7:30am & 11:15am
Sunday School
9:30 am

Wednesday Night Prayer Service
6:45pm – 7:15pm
Thursday Noon Prayer
12:00pm – 1:00pm

Wednesday Night
7:15pm – 8:15 pm

Canaan Baptist Church

535 East 22nd Street -- Paterson, New Jersey 07514

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Fax: 973.684.2561

“In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God… In him was life, and that life was the light of men. The light shines in the darkness, but the darkness has not understood it.”

— John 1:1,4-5, Bible

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