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 ...

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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

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Attention Hero Central Crew Leader Volunteers

There will be a brief (15 minute) meeting in the chapel for all crew leaders at 9:45 am this Sunday. We will be going over important information that you will need. I will have a print out to give all volunteers and if you are not at church this Sunday, I will have copies on Monday for you to have. I look forward to seeing everyone then! Thanks, Lynn Moncrief

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Hero Central Vacation Bible School

VBS is 15 days away! I can't begin to thank everyone enough for all of the help and help to come. We are still in need of paper towel or toilet tissue rolls. When you bring them please place them in the basket under the coat rack in the fellowship hall. Online registration has begun for VBS! If you are a volunteer or have children that are attending please register at: http://www.myvbs.org/BUMC2017 In His Love,                                                                                                       ...

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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 - ...

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Yummy Taste Tests and UMW Cookbook Pre-Sale – June 7th

The ladies of Bethesda United Methodist Women will be hosting a recipe sampling with free taste tests at the June 7th Wednesday Night Supper. Each samples will be made from recipes that will be found in the new cookbook, Feeding the Flock. They will also be taking pre-sale orders for the cookbook. Make sure to order yours! Come ready to enjoy dinner and the music of Larry Holcomb and friends then stop by the UMW table for some great samples and to place your order for this awesome cookbook!  

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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.

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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 ...

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Lemonade and Cookie Reception – May 28th

In honor of our new members: Lorelei Dodd, Alexandra Dodd, Jared Dodd, and Maddox Pealock We hope everyone will join us for a..... Lemonade and Cookie Reception Sunday, May 28th Following the 11 o’clock service

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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

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Bethesda’s UMW Cookbook still needs more of your recipes!

Bethesda UMW is publishing a new cookbook.  We need your favorite recipes!  Got a good recipe for GRILLING....MICROWAVE....CROCK-POT....DESSERTS....SALADS....? Whatever your favorite is we will have a place in the cookbook for it! Instruction sheets/forms are available in the Fellowship Hall along with a box to return them when completed.  Deadline to submit recipes is May 25th. For more information contact: Debra Rogers (djprogers@yahoo.com), Martha Gordon (marthagordon@bellsouth.net), Claudia Dickens (claudiadickens@att.net)

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Gwinnett Relay For Life 2017

Gwinnett Relay For Life 2017 may have been a rain-out just a few hours into the event but the spirits of our team were not dampened! We celebrated the survivors on our team and in our church family. Our booth not only brought joy to many through our Crazy Hair styles and Crazy Hat fashions but we raised money to benefit the American Cancer Society.

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Paper towel rolls needed for VBS

Hi Everyone, The VBS team is in need of cardboard paper towel rolls for crafts at VBS. Please save your rolls and bring them in! Thanks for your donations and support. Lynn Moncrief

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Super Summer Wednesday Night Supper – June 7

Join us in the Fellowship Hall on June 7th at 5:30 pm as we welcome Larry Holcomb and 'Band of Friends' as they entertain us with their lively Bluegrass music! Bluegrass music is American ‘roots’ music and is a blend rooted in music from the a number of cultures and communities. This blend is all wrapped together to make it upbeat and fun for all ages! June 7th will be and evening of fun for all ages! So.... after our good ol' Southern supper get ready for a toe-tapping great time! Whether you are a first time guest or a member we hope you will call ...

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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.

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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, ...

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Thank-you to the Open Hearts Class for their Acts of Kindness!

Think that sometimes your act of kindness goes unnoticed? Well, think again. People do notice and this time it was definitely appreciated! Keep up those Acts of Kindness members of Bethesda UMC! You are a wonderful part of this community! On Thursday, May 4 amid Teacher Appreciation Week, cookies made by the Open Hearts Class were delivered to the teachers at Bethesda Elementary and all others working there.  We received thank you notes from some of them expressing how much it meant to them and how it brightened their day and week. Here is one such note: Dear ...

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Annual Picnic – June 11 – noon

Join us for fun and fellowship with our Church Family! We will meet at our Pavilion for Bethesda's Annual Picnic on June 11 immediately after the 11:00 service. Invite a friend! Fun for all! Dunking Booth! - Water Slide! - Bring a dish to share! - Bring a lawn chair!  

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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 ...

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