Share the Vision – Summer 2017

by Lisa Quinn

Sharing the Vision: Our mission statement calls us to “celebrate and share God’s Love … as an inclusive Christian Church serving the urban and global community.” With that vision in mind, you are invited to Share the Faith, Share the Song, and Share the Love. .   Sharing the Faith: Would you be willing to […]

Silent Auction 2017

by Lisa Quinn

“SILENT AUCTION OF GIFTS & TALENTS”  May 21 – June 18 Bidding is underway on May 21 for the Silent Auction. Proceeds benefit different missions of B-B. Auction items include: Useful things, new or gently used Art Objects Handmade Crafts Gift Certificates Hosting a Dinner or other Gathering Special Talent or service you can provide (cooking, […]

New Members – Sunday June 4

by Lisa Quinn
Congregation

If you are interested in leaning more about membership, please talk to Pastor Tim. New members will be received on Pentecost Sunday, June 4 during worship. Join us for an Orientation on Wednesday, May 31 at the Parish House from 6-8pm for people interested in membership or just learning more about Bethel-Bethany’s and the UCC’s […]

Holy Week Worship and Gatherings

by Lisa Quinn

Palm Sunday – 4/9 10:00 am Worship with palms and Children’s Play Monday Movie – 4/10 6-8:30 pm.  Dinner and screening of “Son of Man” (PG-13) Maundy Thursday – 4/13 6:00 pm Potluck Dinner 7:00 pm Worship Good Friday – 4/14 7:00 pm Worship at Spirit of Peace Lutheran (55th and Lloyd) Easter Vigil – […]

Centering Prayer – Lent 2017

by Lisa Quinn

Try a new spiritual practice for Lent – Centering Prayer.   Begin by Choosing your “Sacred Word” What special words have power to lift your eyes to God and your heart to the Spirit? In centering prayer, we use a single word to focus on God and prepare ourselves for the gift of God’s presence. […]

Bethel-Bethany…let’s talk

by Lisa Quinn

…about racial justice …about white privilege …and why black lives matter   Join us for a series of faithful conversations  during Lent.  Let us continue to build the beloved community right here in our midst. 4 Wednesday nights 5:00-7:00pm March 8, 15, 29 and April 5   Led by facilitators Joya Colon-Berezin and Lynne Woehrle, […]

“Great Courses” Series Begins

by Lisa Quinn

Join members and friends of Bethel-Bethany, as we study with “All Star Professors” through The Great Courses Series. Our first course: “The World of Biblical Israel”, taught by Professor Cynthia Chapman of Oberlin College. In tandem with that study, we will also be studying the Old Testament/Hebrew Scriptures with Professor Amy Jill Levine of Vanderbilt […]

Common Ground

by Lisa Quinn

Join us from 5:30-6:30 pm on Wed. Jan. 4, 2017 for our Common Ground Core Team Meeting.  We meet regularly on the first Mondays of each month Join us for updates on recent meetings and discussion about a new Wednesday night program on Race at BB and recent Common Ground articles on change strategies for […]