100 results for author: Bev Hombroek


Pentecost Sunday – May 20, 2018

Join us at Bethesda UMC at 8:45am or 11:00am for Pentecost Sunday, May 20. Let us all come together for fellowship, celebration and worship! Wear RED this Sunday to symbolize joy and the fire of the Holy Spirit!

You are invited – Mother’s Day Tropical Paradise Steak Dinner – 6:00pm, Saturday, May 12th

Bethesda United Methodist Men are hosting a Mother’s Day Tropical Paradise Steak Dinner All ladies and men are invited! Remember....all widows are the guests of the UMM but will still need to make a reservation. Menu: steak or grilled chicken, baked potatoes, bread, & desserts  See Steve Pealock or Bob Luth to make reservations & to pay in advance. The cost is $10 per person. Deadline to rsvp is Wednesday, May 9.

UMW Bake Sale – Sunday, May 6

The awesome cooks of our Bethesda United Methodist Women are hosting a bake sale on Sunday, May 6th. Give Mom a break and look here to purchase all your dessert needs for your upcoming Mother's Day meal. All proceeds will be used to help fund the purchase of automated external defibrillator (AED) for our church campus.

Mother’s Day Dinner – All Ladies are Invited! Saturday, May 12th, 6:00pm

Bethesda United Methodist Men are sponsoring their annual Mother's Day Steak Dinner. All ladies and men are invited! Saturday, May 12th at 6:00pm in the Fellowship Hall See Steve Pealock or Bob Luth to make your reservation and to pay in advance. The cost is $10 per person. Menu: steak or grilled chicken, baked potatoes, bread, and desserts

Spread the Word Children’s Choir presents ‘The Amazing Grace Race’! Sunday, April 29 – 11:00am

5th Sunday Worship - One Service - Covered Dish Lunch (immediately after service) Bethesda's Spread the Word Children's Choir will present 'The Amazing Grace Race'! Sunday, April 29th at 11:00am Miss Lynn, Mr. Jeff, and the children have worked really hard to make this a fun and meaningful worship event with a great message for everyone. We hope you will join us for worship and support them. Immediately following the service, everyone is invited to the Fellowship Hall for a covered dish lunch. Invite a friend to join to worship and fellowship! Remember to bring a dish to share!

Great Day of Service – Saturday, April 28th,  8:30am – Noon

Bethesda UMC Great Day of Service Saturday, April 28th,  8:30am - Noon Come join us with our youth-led service in our community. We are starting the day with devotion in Fellowship Hall. Opportunities for all ages and abilities to serve: - Canned food drive begins Wednesday April 25 - Drive up Coffee & a Prayer - Tutu making for Children’s Hospital - Trash pickup along Bethesda School & Church Roads - Baking and delivering cookies to Firemen and Policemen. - Passing out water at Sweetwater and Bethesda Parks

UMW Bake Sale – Sunday, May 6th

Get ready to smell what's cookin' in the kitchen - taste it too! The UMW ladies are getting recipes out and they are ready to whip up some wonderful desserts for you. Make sure you stop by and pick up your Mother's Day dessert at the UMW Bake Sale, Sunday, May 6th!

Exciting news for Friday, April 13!

Exciting news for Friday, April 13! Bethesda UMC will be hosting the mixed choir (43 singers) from Horn Lake High School in Horn Lake, Mississippi. Free Concert at 7:00 pm Be sure to invite your friends and let's fill our sanctuary to hear these youth sing! Horn Lake High School is located in Mississippi and is just south of Memphis, TN. The choir director works to feed into their musicianship, leadership, academics, and most importantly - their character.  They are on a April 2018 Spring Choir Tour and will be visiting Lawrenceville, April 13. This choral group has many accomplishments!  They have performed at MS ACDA state conven...

Holy Week Services

Everyone is always invited to worship with us here at Bethesda, but especially during this most Holy Week leading us to Easter Sunday. We hope you come join us in celebration this Easter!

Relay For Life – Join Bethesda UMC’s Team!

Bethesda has a team again this year and it is time to sign up! Our captain is Janice Williams and the name of the team is Bethesda United Methodist Church. The Relay For Life event is always such a fun celebration of life! Please find out how you can join and/or support the team as we work to stomp out cancer! Please contact Janice Williams if you have any questions about how you can support. Click here to view the TEAM page for Bethesda United Methodist Church If the text above does not appear as a clickable link, you can visit the web address: http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR?team_id=2318039&pg=team&fr_id=88665&s_locale=en...

Agape Meeting – Tuesday, March 13

Please come out on Tuesday, March 13 at 6:30 and join Bethesda's UMW Agape Circle as we welcome Chris Church to present a program about Freedom From Bondage, Women's Recovery Residence. They are located in Athens, GA and work with women as they embark on the road to recovery from alcohol and/or drugs. They welcome donations of toilet paper, paper towels, twin sheet sets, pillows, and comforters. If you have any questions, please contact Bev Hombroek.

Bethesda’s Best – Thursday, March 15, noon

Bethesda’s Best will meet in the Fellowship Hall on March 15th at 12 o’clock noon. Please bring a dish to share for our pot luck lunch. We will have a guest speaker, Ann Gagnir, of the Georgia Public Library Service. Please join us as we continue the New Year and look at other things we want to do and places we want to visit. Let’s make the most of 2018!

Easter Eggstravaganza 2018!

Join us at Bethesda United Methodist Church as we welcome our whole community to our Best Easter Eggstravaganza Ever! Saturday, March 24 - 2-4pm Invite your friends and join us as we visit with the Easter Bunny! Toofpik the Clown will be sharing his Balloon Art with everyone! There will be food, games, crafts, blow-up slide and much, much more! Don't forget to bring your Easter basket for the egg hunt!

Lenten Offering – Change for Change

Make sure to pick up your container from Lynn Moncrief and each day during the Lenten season place your pocket change in it. Beginning Ash Wednesday and ending Easter Sunday we will be collecting your change to help make some changes to people's lives. All funds given for the Lenten Offering will benefit Village of Hope.

Lent-Easter Services – Dates and Times

Mark your calendar for all the Lent and Easter 2018 services here at Bethesda United Methodist Church. Attached is a list of all the dates and times for each worship experience. Make sure to come and bring a friend and let's all share the stories of Easter together!

News from Bethesda’s Best

Bethesda's Best Upcoming meetings Bethesda’s Best will meet in the Fellowship Hall on January 18th at 12 o’clock noon.  Please bring a dish to share for our pot luck lunch.  We will have a guest speaker, Ann Gagnir, of the Georgia Public Library Service.  Please join us as we start the New Year and look at other things we want to do and places we want to visit. Our February 15th meeting is already planned, so mark your calendar, we will meet at noon for a fun “Game Day” with lunch provided.  Let’s make the most of 2018!

UMW Geographic Mission Study – January 27 – 9am-2pm

All are invited (both men and women) to the UMW Geographic Mission Study:   Missionary Conferences of The United Methodist Church in the U.S. A. When: Saturday, January 27, 2018         9am- 2pm Where: Harmony Grove UMC in Pollard Hall            Speaker: Scarlet Hammersmith Join us to find out what we can do to help these three struggling missionary conferences: Alaska, Red Bird (Kentucky), and Oklahoma Indian conferences. We will take a love offering for the Red Bird Mission. Scarlet Hammersmith, our speaker, was an educator for 20 years which included being a building principal.  She currently uses her skills in the training and ...

Mother-Daughter Banquet – Thursday, January 25th – 6:30 pm

Women of Bethesda you are invited to the 2018 Mother-Daughter Covered Dish Banquet! Thursday, January 25th at 6:30 pm in the Bethesda UMC Fellowship Hall All women are invited! Bring your mother, your daughter, a friend or ALL of them! Everyone is asked to bring a dish to share. A fun evening has been planned by the UMW Outreach Circle! The entertainment will be provided by members of the Aurora Theater.

Jan. 10th Program Kick-Off – Bethesda’s Funniest Home Videos!

Your 1-2 minute videos are needed! Please email them to the church office at athelmorris@bethesdaunited.org. This is the time to let your family, children, pets, and even yourself have that 1-2 minutes of 'fame'! The more videos we receive the more fun - so please get your videos in soon!    

BUMC Funniest Home Videos! January 10th Kick-off for 2018

Bethesda’s Funniest Videos – January 10th is our kick-off for Wednesday Night Dinner and Programs. This year’s theme is “Bethesda’s Funniest Videos”.  We need your help in gathering these. If you have any short (1-2 minutes long) videos of family members, church members or friends, please e-mail them to the church office.  It’s so easy to do a short video on your phone and e-mail to Athel at athelmorris@bethesdaunited.org