B-B Camping

by Lisa Quinn

When: July 27-29, 2018 Where: Koher-Andrae State Park in Sheboygan, WI Go to Reserve America  at https://www.reserveamerica.com/, go to “Plan Your Trip”, enter Kohler/Andrae, Camping, and your arrival date (July 27). We’ve decided on an area the south end of the campground. See you camping this summer! Join us for Saturday night potluck dinner and […]

Evangelism – Summer at BB

by Lisa Quinn

THANK YOU, THANK YOU, AND THANK YOU…. to all of you, young and old and in-between, who toil on our Second Sundays to make sandwiches for the Guest House, Cathedral Center and other caring places. Special thank you to Cindy Krause who delivered the sandwiches to the Cathedral Center last week and others who have […]

April 2018 Adult Study Groups

by Lisa Quinn

April 2018 Class schedule Great Courses 9:00 am classes  Jesus and His Jewish Influences  2nd and 4th Wednesdays: Apr 11 and 25 6:30 pm classes  Cultural Literacy for Religion: Everything the Well-Educated Person Should Know 1st and 3rd Wednesdays:  Apr 18 Bible Study 9:00 am classes  The Gospel of Mark  by William Barclay 1st and […]

Open Wide Your Heart! – SEAWCUCC Annual Meeting

by Lisa Quinn

What: Spring Meeting of the SE Association When:  April 21, 2018 8 am – 3 pm Where: Plymouth Congregational Church in Burlington. Register: HERE Our day will open with a lively worship service and keynote address from Rhonda Hill. Rhonda will invite us to be “Myth Busters” as we examine how the power of the stories we […]

Job Posting – Next Pastor at B-B

by Lisa Quinn

Bethel-Bethany is seeking our next full time pastor – job posting is on the UCC website at: Congregational Profile -Bethel-Bethany UCC Take a moment and read about us, about Sherman Park, about Milwaukee – here is our Summary Statement: Bethel-Bethany United Church of Christ, located in an attractive, multi-cultural, multi-racial Milwaukee neighborhood, is a Spirit-filled, vibrant, […]

March For Our Lives – Info

by Lisa Quinn

https://www.facebook.com/events/1783930331678570/ More information here from the Wisconsin Gazette:   http://www.wisconsingazette.com/news/five-wisconsin-cities-will-rally-and-march-with-march-for/article_ddd2a448-1b30-11e8-8c83-637ef6970fd7.html

Holy Week – 2018

by Lisa Quinn

March 25      Palm Sunday 10 am    Worship and Procession of the Palms. After Worship  “A Walk Through Holy Week” – by Confirmation Class and Kids’ Rock March 28      Movie 9 am and 6:30 pm            Holy Week Movie: “Gospel of John”   March 29 Maundy Thursday 6:15 pm Potluck (6:15pm) and Worship (7 […]

Taizé Worship

by Lisa Quinn

Thursday, March 8 6:30-7:00 pm in the Sanctuary All are welcome to a worship of prayer, moments of silence, candlelight, and Taizé repetitive prayer-songs. The use of silence in Taizé raises an important question: how can we incorporate a more ample time of silence in worship (and in our lives) rather than filling every moment […]

Food Pantry and Friedens’

by Lisa Quinn

The Evangelism Committee of Bethel-Bethany has made the decision to shrink the size of our church’s pantry.  We currently have sufficient stock for 2 families and a some extra so an order can be modified to individual taste.  Excess donation and stock that may expire soon is donated to Zion Rock Pantry at 102nd and […]

Lent: A Time of Renewal

by Lisa Quinn

During Lent,  many of us take on Lenten Disciplines, which can sound like one is taking on a “difficult and challenging spiritual task” designed to make one “right” with God. Traditionally,  Christians have given up something for Lent as their discipline which can be “difficult and challenging.” On the other hand, if one gives up […]