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Bible Study: The Greatest Story – Now-Jan 26
Wednesdays, Through Jan 26 at 10:30am in Borgwardt Hall Facilitated by Pastor Mike Brown The Greatest Story bible study will be led by Pastor Mike Brown. This Bible study is for all adults, men and women, singles and couples, who want to deepen their understanding of the Bible. The Greatest Story will run for sixteen
Advent at Horizons – Dec 3-4
Let’s create space in this busy holiday season to get away with family and friends to celebrate Advent surrounded by the beauty of Bethel Horizons. You are invited to come Friday evening and stay through Saturday afternoon (or just come on Saturday). We will have numerous activities for all to enjoy including tree decorating, caroling,
Blue Christmas – Dec 20
7pm in Good Shepherd Chapel Bethel offers a quiet, contemplative Christmas worship service for those with a heavy heart. Sharing carols for listening or sing-along, comforting readings from scripture, prayer, silent and spoken, and lighting candles of hope, Bethel’s Blue Christmas provides a safe space for heavy hearts to come together at Christmas time.
Virtual Christmas Pageant – Dec 24
Coming to your home studio this Christmas! (Or at least to one of your devices!) A video offering from the children of Bethel and their families – part Christmas story readings, part families singing carols together, and part artistic meditations on Jesus’ birth in a stable. This offering will bring you the best parts of
Friendship Club – Jan 14
6:15pm in Borgwardt Hall Our 85th Year celebration will commence Friday, Jan 14, 2022. The menu will be Lasagna/meat and vegetarian, garlic french bread, garden salad, coleslaw and dessert. Guest speaker will be Lead Pastor Mike Brown. He will talk about the future of Bethel through his eyes.
Sacred Ground – Jan 20
Sacred Ground is a film-based dialogue series on race, grounded in faith, developed by the Episcopal Church. Nearly 1,000 Sacred Ground groups have formed since 2019. Now Bethel members have the opportunity to join the Sacred Ground community. Bethel members Ellie Millam and Marlynn May have led many Sacred Ground groups at their winter church
Fireside Chats – First Tuesday of the Month
Pastor Mike will continue to host Fireside Chats on the first Tuesday of the month. You can view it on Facebook and YouTube. If you have any questions you would like to ask, please send them to email@example.com.
Men’s Current Christian Concerns
Men’s Current Christian Concerns continues to meet each Thursday morning in Room 201 at 8:30am. Dec 2: What Worries Americans Dec 9: Angry Old Men Dec 16: The Intersection of Energy, Climate & Politics Dec 23: Christmas with Martin Luther Dec 30: Physician-Assisted Suicide If you have questions, contact Larry Larrabee at 608.249.9982.
ZOOM – Contemplative Scripture Reading – Thursdays
with Pam Shellberg on Thurs at 10am and 8:30pm (via Zoom) Join Pam Shellberg for a time of interactive, contemplative scripture reading. During each 45-minute period, we will read a passage from scripture and reflect on it by way of the ancient practice of lectio divina. This involves engaging the scripture with our minds, imaginations,
Men’s Friday Book Study
The Bethel Men’s Friday Book Study will begin discussion of Doing Good Better by William MacAskill on Friday, Oct 29. The discussions are an hour long and begin at 8am every Friday morning in Room 120 (worship level). All men are invited to attend these lively, light-hearted, discussions as well as enjoying delicious coffee with
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