Jacob's Chapel A.M.E. Church

In the News...


Below, please find links to news coverage of our church, our people, and the historic Jacob's Chapel-Colemantown community. 


June 20, 2017—FOX 29: Local church hopes to save and restore stop on the Underground Railroad (Link: http://bit.ly/2sQwine

June 16, 2017—​The Philadelphia Inquirer: Underground Railroad site in disrepair, South Jersey church seeks to save it (Link: http://bit.ly/2sjbPoF

June 15, 2017—​Courier-Post: Civil War-era black community in Mount Laurel gets historic honor (Link: http://on.cpsj.com/2su3TDs

May 24, 2017—​Burlington County Times: Time is running out to save historic structures (Link: http://bit.ly/2tEW9Me

May 23, 2017—​Burlington County Times: Nonprofit lists two Burlington County historic sites at risk of being lost (Link: http://bit.ly/2rxn4vG

December, 7 2016—The Philadelphia Inquirer: With 20-year plan, Mount Laurel writes 'new chapter' in long affordable-housing saga (Link: http://bit.ly/2gcUNWt

February 17, 2015—The Philadelphia Inquirer: Artist honors those who inspire her (Link: http://bit.ly/2ss83K1