205 results for author: Athel Morris


Join us in November for a trip to Myrtle Beach Holiday Show Trip and Charleston

Bethesda's Best is sponsoring a trip to Myrtle Beach, November 6 - 10, 2017, Monday - Friday, 5 days, 4 nights for $499 (double occupancy). Price includes: Motorcoach transportation  4 nights lodging  8 meals: 4 breakfasts and 4 dinners  Three Evening Shows: LEGENDS IN CONCERT’S CHRISTMAS SHOW, CAROLINA OPRY CHRISTMAS SPECIAL, & ALABAMA THEATRE’S CHRISTMAS SHOW  One Morning Show: CHRISTMAS WONDERLAND at the Palace Theatre  Free Time in Charleston, SC  Visit to BROADWAY AT THE BEACH  DICKENS CHRISTMAS CRAFT SHOW at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center as arranged by your Group Leader  and much more The bus ...

This Week at Bethesda

This Week at Bethesda Monday – Friday, June 19 – 23 – 5:30pm until 6:15pm only - VBS Volunteers Supper 6:30-8:30pm - VBS Hours Saturday, June 17 – 8:00am - BUMC Fitness – Chapel Sunday, June 25 – 8:45am – The Table – Chapel 9:45am – Sunday School for all ages 11:00am – Traditional Worship – Sanctuary 5:30pm – Youth – Pavilion

This Week at Bethesda – Don’t Miss Wednesday Night!

This Week’s Opportunities Tuesday, June 6 – 7:00pm – “What Makes You Happy” (Robyn & Eric’s) Wednesday, June 7 – 10:00am – “What Makes You Happy” (Fellowship Hall) 11:00am – Prayer Group 5:30pm – Supper and Blue Grass Music  - If you have not made reservations, please call or e-mail Athel. athelmorris@bethesdaunited.org or 770-921-3753.  The cost is $7 and $3.50 for children 10 and under. 8:00pm – Praise Band – Chapel Thursday – 6:30pm – “What Makes You Happy” (Hombroek’s) Saturday, June 10 – 8:00am - BUMC Fitness – Chapel Sunday, June 11 – 8:45am – The Table – Chapel ...

Pentecost Sunday – June 4

We invite everyone to join us this Sunday as we celebrate Pentecost Sunday at 8:45 and 11:00am.  You are also invited to wear red in observance of Pentecost.

DON’T MISS OUT ON THIS FUN NIGHT AND GREAT ENTERTAINMENT!!!!!!


This Week at Bethesda

Our book studies, "What Makes You Happy" by Andy Stanley start this week.  It's not too late to join one.  Check out the times and locations below. Tuesday, May 30 - 7:00pm - "What Makes You Happy" led by Pastor Dana at the home of Robyn and Eric (283 Hardwood Lane, Lawrenceville) Wednesday, May 31 10:00am - "What Makes You Happy" led by Carolyn Beaty in the Fellowship Hall 11:00am - Ladies Prayer Group (will be meeting on Wednesdays at 11:00am May 31 - June 28) 8:00pm – Praise Band – Chapel Thursday, June 1 - 7:00pm - "What Makes You Happy" led by Al and Bev Hombroek in their home (1185 Montclair Way, Snellville,) Sat...

This Week at Bethesda

Monday, May 22 – 10:00am – Prayer Group – Fellowship Hall 5:30pm - Fellowship Bible Study – Universal Joint, Lawrenceville Wednesday, May 24 3:30pm – 7:30pm – American Red Cross Blood Drive – Fellowship Hall 6:30pm - Chancel Choir 8:00pm – Praise Band – Chapel Saturday, May 27 – 8:00am - BUMC Fitness - Chapel Sunday, May 28  - 8:45am – Contemporary Worship – The Table – Chapel 9:45am – Sunday School for all ages 11:00am – Traditional Worship –  Sanctuary 5:30pm – Youth – Pavilion

Annual Mother’s Appreciation Dinner

You are invited to the Annual Mother's Appreciation Dinner and yes, men are invited as well, this Saturday, May 20th at 6:00pm in the Fellowship Hall. Some of our finest cooks, the United Methodist Men will prepare a delicious meal.  The menu is steaks or chicken, baked potato or sweet potato, salad, rolls, desserts and ice tea or coffee.  The cost is $10 per person.  All widows are the guest of the United Methodist Men.  We need everyone to make reservations and place your order by calling Steve Pealock @ 404-317-2247 or Bob Luth @770-652-4523.

This Week at Bethesda

Monday, May 15 – 10:00am – Prayer Group – Fellowship Hall 5:30pm - Fellowship Bible Study – Universal Joint, Lawrenceville Wednesday, May 17 - Reminder we are not having Wednesday Night Supper every week for the remainder of May,  and we will have them once a month in June and July.    Those dates are: June 7th and July 12th.   Then our kick off for the fall will be August 16th.  The programs for those nights are going to be spectacular and for the entire family.  Watch for details.   We look forward to resuming our  every Wednesday Night Supper, Children and Youth Programming in August.  There will be special events throughout ...

Bethesda has great cooks, and we would love for you to share your recipes with us!

BETHESDA UMC COOKBOOK “Feeding the Flock” We would love to have some of your best recipes for our 2017 UMC Cookbook.  If you want to go on line and put your recipe in yourself, please follow the directions below.  Otherwise forms are available in the Fellowship Hall that you can fill out and return to one of these UMW members:  Martha Gordon, Shirley Tallent, Vicky Leyva, Janice Williams, Rose Skold, Ginny Hollum, put the completed form in wooden box in the Fellowship Hall or e-mail Debra Rogers at djprogers@yahoo.com. Recipes must be turned in by May 25th - ONLY 15 DAYS LEFT! Go to the Internet type website: typensave.com Under ...

This Week at Bethesda

Monday, May 8 – 10:00am – Prayer Group – Fellowship Hall 5:30pm - Fellowship Bible Study – Universal Joint, Lawrenceville Tuesday, May 9 – 6:30pm – Agape Circle – Fellowship Hall Wednesday, May 10- 9:30am – Outreach Circle -  Fairgrounds to prepare for Relay for life 5:30pm -  Supper – Fellowship Hall This Wednesday night we will honoring our two High School Graduates, Madison Breda and Cassidy Moncrief.  Both of these girls grew up right here at Bethesda United Methodist Church and have been very active.  You are invited and encouraged to attend our supper this Wednesday in honor of these girls. If you do not ...

Join us on Sunday, May 7th for services and a Potluck Lunch!

The Table - 8:45am Contemporary Worship in the Chapel -  Pastor Dana's sermon will be Awakening...to the Table.  Communion will be served at this service. Sunday School for all ages - 9:45am Traditional Worship with Spread the Word Children's Choir presenting "God's not Dead"! 11:00am in the Sanctuary. Potluck Lunch - Several of you have expressed the desire to have more ole fashion potluck meals.  So we have one planned for this Sunday, May 7th immediately following the 11 o'clock service.  So bring lots of good food to share and join us for a wonderful meal and great fellowship in honor of our Children's Choir!

We need your recipes!

BETHESDA UMC COOKBOOK “Feeding the Flock” We would love to have some of your best recipes for our 2017 UMC Cookbook.  If you want to go on line and put your recipe in yourself, please follow the directions below.  Otherwise forms are available in the Fellowship Hall that you can fill out and return to one of these UMW members:  Martha Gordon, Shirley Tallent, Vicky Leyva, Janice Williams, Rose Skold, Ginny Hollum, put the completed form in wooden box in the Fellowship Hall or e-mail Debra Rogers at djprogers@yahoo.com. Recipes must be turned in by May 25th. Go to the Internet type website: typensave.com Under get started Click on ...

This Week at Bethesda

 Monday, May 1 – 10:00am – Prayer Group – Fellowship Hall 5:30pm - Fellowship Bible Study – Universal Joint, Lawrenceville Wednesday, May 3 - 5:30pm Supper – Fellowship Hall Menu:  Meatloaf, mac and cheese, vegetable, rolls, dessert RESERVATIONS AND/OR CANCELLATIONS NEED TO BE BY NOON ON MONDAYS 6:30pm - Youth Program – Pavilion 6:30pm – Adult Bible Study – back of Fellowship Hall 6:30pm – Children’s Program – Education Building No Choir Rehearsal this week 8:00pm – Praise Band – Chapel Saturday, May 6 – 8:00am - BUMC Fitness - Chapel 9:00am – Accountability Class - Fellowship Hall Sunday, May 7 – ...

This Week at Bethesda

Monday, April 24 – 10:00am – Prayer Group – Fellowship Hall 5:30pm - Fellowship Bible Study – Universal Joint, Lawrenceville Wednesday, April 26 - 5:30pm Supper – Fellowship Hall Menu:  Lasagna, salad, garlic bread, dessert 6:30pm - Youth Program – Pavilion 6:30pm – Adult Bible Study – back of Fellowship Hall 6:30pm – Children’s Program – Education Building 6:30pm – Chancel Choir – Choir Room 8:00pm – Praise Band – Chapel Friday, April 27 – 4:30pm Wedding Rehearsal - Sanctuary Saturday, April 28 – 8:00am - BUMC Fitness - Chapel 9:00am – Accountability Class - Fellowship Hall 4:...

Easter Season Worship Mini-Series

EASTER IS MORE THAN JUST A DAY! The Easter Season, also known as the Great Fifty Days, begins at sunset Easter Eve and continues through the Day of Pentecost. It is the most joyous and celebrative season of the Christian year. The season focuses on Christ’s resurrection and ascension, and the gifts of the Holy Spirit on the first Easter (John 20:22-23) and the Day of Pentecost. Throughout the Great Fifty Days, Jesus, our risen Lord and Savior, challenges us to awaken and become the disciples and the church we are called and equipped to be…. Join us for our two Easter Season Worship Mini-Series at 8:45 or 11:00 a.m. AWAKENING (April 23, 30 ...

Monday, April 17 – 10:00am – Prayer Group – Fellowship Hall 5:30pm - Fellowship Bible Study – Universal Joint, Lawrenceville Wednesday, April 19 -  Supper – Fellowship Hall Menu: Chicken Tenders, mashed potatoes and gravy, English Peas, rolls, dessert Reservations/Cancellations must be in by 1:00pm TODAY.  Call or e-mail the church office. 6:30pm - Youth Program – Pavilion 6:30pm – Adult Bible Study – Back of Fellowship Hall 6:30pm – Children’s Program – Education Building 6:30pm – Chancel Choir – Choir Room 8:00pm – Praise Band - Chapel Thursday - 9:30am - Bethesda's Best Trip to Decatur for ...

Join in on the fun – Thursday, April 20th

Bethesda's Best April 20th Excursion.  The Month we are going on a Scavenger Hunt.  We will meet at the church at 9:30 am on Thursday, April 20th and leave at 9:45 am.  We will be traveling in individual cars (so if you can drive please let us know) to Decatur GA.  Downtown Decatur is our destination. We will begin the Scavenger Hunt on arrival and have lunch in Decatur and if time is available we have the possibility of walking around to check out some shops.   Please join us for this fun outing.  We need to know if you are joining us so that you will not be left behind.  Please email either Janice Williams at (janicewilliams5011@yahoo.com) ...

A Reminder of This Week’s Events and Services

April 13 – Thursday – 5:30pm Dinner -  Fellowship Hall 6:30pm – Maundy Thursday Service - Sanctuary April 14 – Good Friday – 11:30am Service - Sanctuary 12:00pm – Lunch - Fellowship Hall April 15 – Eggstravaganza (Easter Egg Hunt)– 2:00 – 4:00pm April 16 – Easter Sunday Sunrise Service – 7:00am – Lawn on other wide of chapel facing the Cemetery Pancake Breakfast – 8:00am – Fellowship Hall Contemporary Worship – 9:00am  – Chapel Sunday School for all ages – 9:45am Traditional Worship – 11:00am - Sanctuary

This Week at Bethesda

This Week at Bethesda Monday, April 10 – 10:00am – Prayer Group – Fellowship Hall 5:30pm - Fellowship Bible Study – Universal Joint, Lawrenceville Tuesday, April 11 – 6:30pm – Agape Circle – Fellowship Hall Wednesday, April 12 -  11:00am – Outreach Circle – Fellowship Hall Dinner will be on Thursday this week 6:30pm - Youth Program – Pavilion 6:30pm – Children’s Program – Education Building 6:30pm – Chancel Choir – Choir Room 8:00pm – Praise Band – Chapel Thursday, April 13 – 5:30pm Supper - Please make reservations by 1pm on Monday by calling or e-mailing the church office. Menu: ...