Sizzlin’ Summer Study: What Makes You Happy – Starting May 28th

Sizzlin' Summer Study
Summer is a time to slow down. Relax in shorts, t-shirts and flip flops. Sip on some cool lemonade in the shade. It’s also a great time for a laid-back, come as you are, come when you can Bible study! You’re invited to join one of our small groups for the six-week study, “What Makes You Happy” by Andy Stanley. In this video-based series Andy reveals what makes us happy and explores the three things all happy people have in common. Study starts the week of May 28th at several different times and places: Tuesday evenings at 7:00 at Eric and Robin’s home led by ...

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VBS online registration for Hero Central is now open

Heroes VBS June 19 - 23
All children, pre-school – 5th grade are invited to join us on a journey. We will go on amazing adventures alongside some of our favorite Bible heroes and will learn the qualities needed to make us heroic in God’s eyes! We will have Bible stories, music, crafts, outside games, snacks, science experiments and much more. Let’s all take a leap of faith to discover our strength in God and to give us courage in our faith to live His truth each day! VBS is June 19 - 23 from 6:30PM - 8:30PM. Register online today! www.myvbs.org/BUMC2017

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BLOOD DRIVE

The next blood drive at Bethesda United Methodist Church is scheduled for Wed. May 24, 2017 from 3:30-7;30 pm in the fellowship hall.  Please give the gift of life.  Felix.

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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 encoura...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 - ...

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God’s Not Dead Children’s Program

God's Not Dead Musical
  Please join us on Sunday, May 7th during the 11 o'clock service as our Children's Spread the Word Choir perform "God's Not Dead". This is a musical for all ages with a wonderful message about how God never leaves us and is always there, good times or bad.  

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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 - ...

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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 ...

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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 – ...

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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 ...

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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

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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 ...

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Wednesday Night Activities

All programs have been cancelled for tonight, April 5th due to the weather.

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Wednesday Night Bible Study

The Wednesday Night Bible Study will meet this week, April 5th in the back of the Fellowship Hall as normal at 6:30pm.

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This Week at Bethesda United Methodist Church

Monday, April 3 – 10:00am – Prayer Group – Fellowship Hall 5:30pm - Fellowship Bible Study – Universal Joint, Lawrenceville Wednesday, April 5 -  No Wednesday Night Dinner or Youth & Children Programs due to Spring Break 6:30pm – Chancel Choir – Choir Room 8:00pm – Praise Band - Chapel Saturday, April 8 – 8:00am - BUMC Fitness - Chapel 9:00am – Accountability Class - Fellowship Hall Sunday, April 9 – 9:45am – Sunday School for all ages 10:30am – Palm/Passion Sunday Service 5:30pm – Youth - Pavilion 5:30pm – ...

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Pre-school Trip to the Zoo

Pre-school trip to the Zoo                                                                                                                                                Sunday, April 23 at 12:00 Bethesda United Methodist Children’s would like to invite pre-school children and their families to join us on a fun filled day trip to the zoo. We will leave the Church at noon and plan to stay until the zoo closes at 5:30. If you ...

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Easter Lily Orders

This year we will be putting Easter Lilies in the sanctuary/chapel in honor of and in memory of loved ones.  If you would like to order one, please call the church office 770-921-3753 or E-mail athelmorris@bethesdaunited.org. Sunday, April 9th is the deadline for placing your order. The cost is $17.50 each.  

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Holy Week Schedule

  We invite you to join us for one or all of the events and/or services. Holy Week Schedule April 9 – Palm Sunday 10:30am Traditional Worship - Sanctuary April 13 – Holy Thursday – 5:30pm Dinner - Fellowship Hall 6:30pm – Service - Sanctuary April 14 – Good Friday – 11:30am Service - Sanctuary Lunch – 12:00pm - Fellowship Hall April 15 – Eggstravaganza – 2:00 – 4:00pm April 16 – Easter Sunday Sunrise Service – 7:00am – Cemetery Pancake Breakfast – 8:00am – Fellowship Hall Contemporary Worship – 9:00am – ...

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