January started with a Unity Service combining our four fellowships on January 5.
Programs Resume after the holiday season:
- Sunday School for Kids and Adults at 9am Sundays
- Children’s Church during 10:30am worship time
- AWANA on Wednesday Evenings at 6:30pm
- 2nd Generation on Wednesday Jan 8 and 22 at 6:30pm
- Men’s Prayer group and Sunday Evening payer are in recess until February.
Annual Member Meeting is January 26 after the morning service.
2nd Generation starts this month.
1st and 3rd Fridays @ 6:30pm
Worship, Discussion, fellowship
a ministry in English for the 2nd Generation of all four Fellowships at Bethany Ministry Center (plus Friends).
Age: High School (Junior and Senior) and Young Adult
Preaching Romans 12-16 from September to Thanksgiving.
(Pastor Dave at our chilly Father’s Day Picnic)
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Advent is about Jesus coming, both the first time and the second. We will celebreat Advent and Christmas this season.
December 2 – First Sunday in Advent
- Lao/English Service at 10:30 am
- Decorate the Church at 5:00 pm
December 9 – Second Sunday in Advent
- Finishing the Psalms of Ascent series
December 16 – Third Sunday in Advent
- The Tree of Life: Genesis 2
December 23 – Fourth Sunday in Advent
- Tree of Life – Proverbs 3
December 24 – Christmas Eve Candlelight Service
- 6:30 pm
- Lessons and Carols
December 30 – Last Sunday of the Year
- Tree of Life – Revelation 22
- Un-decorate at 5pm
We are in full swing for the Fall season.
Here is an ABC plan for you
A -Join us on Sunday to Worship
B – Join a class or a study to Learn
C – Find a place in the church to Serve
August 26 – Member Meeting after morning worship. East Side Church has submitted a proposal to be part of the Ministry Center here as they work in the first phase of planting a new church. The letter was distributed August 19 and will be discussed August 26
Starting September 2, a new Sermon Series based on a the Ascent Psalms.
Things start in September
- Sunday School and Adult Classes – September 9 @ 9:00am
- Sunday Evening Study – September 9 @ 6:00pm
- Awana – September 12, Wednesdays at 6:30pm
We are expecting 2-4 inches of snow as well as ice on Wednesday, April 18. So AWANA has been cancelled.
We will have our Awards Banquet/Potluck on April 25 as scheduled.
Services are meeting today, despite the snow. The City roads are OK. But as always, if you do not feel it is safe by you don’t come.
GROUPS THAT ARE MEETING:
- BETHANY ENGLISH
- BETHANY LAO
- GREATER MADISON CHINESE
EVENING SERVICE IS CANCELLED
NUEVA VIDA – CHECK WITH LEADERS, many were at Rayo/Valdez wedding in Chicago area and so Nueva Vida may not meet.