Penang Chinese Methodist Church is the first Chinese Church in Malaysia. It was established on May 5, 1895 when Dr West and Lau Seng Chong from Singapore started gospel work among the Hokkien speaking Chinese in Penang.
In the early year this church did not have a permanent worship place. The present Madras Lane site completed on July 4, 1937. The chapel been used since then. It has two Sunday service, 8.45am is English Chinese service and 11am is Hokkien service.
The church building is refers to the Europe and American church architecture. It looks good and special. It is a traditional church, you can see the long wooden chair, Chinese tradition bible, Hokkien hymn in this church.
Building on left is Menara Centennial Methodist, the office, kindergarten and multipurpose hall in this building. And the building on right is for refreshments and Disciple training.
The church is not open for visit; however you are welcome to join their service on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Add: 18-20,Lorong Madras, 10400 Penang
Facebook: Penang Chinese Methodist Church