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 […]

State of the Church Meeting – January 29, 2017

by Lisa Quinn

Official Announcement  – State of the Church Meeting Sunday, January 29, 2017 following worship To expedite the meeting, a lunch will be served promptly at 11:30am. The State of the Church Meeting will begin as lunch ends. Approval of the minutes from the November 27, 2016 Congregational “Business” Meeting. Report of the Nominating Committee. (Please […]

Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Worship

by Lisa Quinn

Christmas Eve—Saturday, December 24 6:30 pm Candlelight Worship for all ages. Lessons, lights, Christmas Tableau, and carols. Tableau  participants report at church at 5:45 pm. Christmas Day—Sunday, December 25 Sing Christmas carols with your church family at 10:00am and experience a visit from a Magi.  

Blue Skies of Hope

by Lisa Quinn

Sunday, Dec. 18   Bethel-Bethany has many ways to give to the ministries we support throughout the year. On Sunday, December 18 during worship we’ll gather change and monetary gifts in support of our Food and Shelter Fund and the ministries that we support including: Guest House, St. Ben’s, Friedens Community Ministries, Cathedral Center, Sherman Park/Interfaith Program […]

EPiC Advent

by Lisa Quinn

Join us for our last two nights: Dec 14, 6:30 pm at Albright United Methodist, 5555 W. Capitol Drive Dec. 21, 6:30 pm at Spirit of Peace Lutheran, 5505 W. Lloyd Ave