Shining the Light
of Jesus Christ
United Methodist Church

1425 Merrick Avenue, Merrick, New York 11566    (516) 378-9222

Please keep in mind that the church is located at 1425 Merrick Avenue (not Merrick Road),  and that the parking lot of the church is actually located behind the church on Little Whaleneck Road.

Via Parkway:  Take Southern State Parkway to Exit 24 South (Merrick Avenue). The church is approximately four blocks south on the left. OR to park in the parking lot, when you get off the parkway, proceed to the first traffic light, which is Old Mill Road. Make a left turn onto Old Mill Road, driving east. Proceed to Little Whaleneck Road and make a right turn, driving south. The church parking lot is approximately two blocks south, on the right hand side..

Directions from Sunrise Highway (Route 27):  At Merrick Avenue, turn north. Drive 1 ½ to 2 miles north. The church is on the right. OR to park in the parking lot, take Merrick Avenue north and go through the Camp Avenue light. The next traffic light is Lee Street. Make a right turn. Make an immediate left turn onto Little Whaleneck Road. Go 2-3 blocks north. The parking lot is on the left.