FAQs

Q: What time are your Sunday worship services?
A: We have four Sunday services, which occur at 7:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. at the North Campus, 9:00 am at the Alta Woods Campus, and Noon at the South Campus. Announcements begin 5 minutes prior to the start of all services.


Q: Where are your Sunday services held?

NJC – North Campus
(5708 Old Canton Road, Jackson, MS 39211)
7:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. services

NJC – Alta Woods Campus
(168 Colonial Drive, Jackson, MS 39204)
9 a.m. service

NJC – South Campus
(1285 Raymond Road, Jackson, MS 39204)
12:00 p.m. service


Q: Do you offer children’s church?
A: Your children are welcome to attend service with you or go to Children’s Church, where they will be taught the Word of God in an age-appropriate way. Church Nursery welcomes kids from 3 months to K5.


Q: What is the typical Sunday attire?
A: At NJC, you will see a variety of styles – from suits and dresses to slacks and jeans. The most important thing is to come dressed in a way that you feel comfortable to worship God. Our dress code is “casual, but godly.”


Q: Who leads the church?
A: With the understanding that Jesus Christ is the Head of the Church, Pastor Dwayne K. Pickett, Sr., Ph.D. leads the New Jerusalem Church. God called Pastor Pickett to this position in 1995.


Q: How do I join New Jerusalem Church?
A: Joining a church is a big decision, and we are honored that you have decided to join and connect with New Jerusalem Church. You have several options. Toward the end of each of our worship services, an altar call is extended for people to join NJC, by way of salvation, letter, or watch care. This is one of the best times to get connected to our church. Or you can come to the Church during hours of operation. Lastly, you may call us at 601-206-5844.


Q: How can I serve in one of the NJC ministries?
A: There are more than 100 ministries available for our members to serve in at NJC. If you are not sure which ministry to join, you might consider attending our New Members classes to learn more about the different ministries to see which one best fits you. Also, you can obtain our Ministry Listing from online to see when the various ministry meetings are held.


Q: How long does worship service normally last?
A: Our regular worship services are approximately 1-1/2 hours, but that timeframe is subject to change under the direction of the Holy Spirit.


Q: Do you hold a mid-week service?
A: For a mid-week dose of the Word, join us on Wednesdays at 12 p.m. MidTown Campus, 6 p.m North Campus and 7:15 p.m. for Bible study/prayer & praise service. If you can’t join us in person, tune in online at www.njc-ms.org or from your smart phone or tablet device, New Jerusalem Church App, live at 6P.


Q: What is the difference between the three campuses?
A: We are one church in three locations. The differences are size and location convenience.