Upcoming Events and Announcements
If Howard County Public Schools are cancelled, then all church activities for that day/and or evening are also cancelled. - See more at: http://www.bethanyum.org/about#WeatherOur offices are closed today. In case of inclement weather, we follow the Howard County Public Schools closings. If schools are closed, our offices are closed and all events at the church are cancelled. ROUTE 1 DAY SHELTER: We are collecting socks & gloves for the shelter for the months of December and January. If you are interested in donating, please place the items on the shelves marked “RT1” in the Mission Central area of Fellowship Hall. The shelter can always use gently used or new hoodies, t-shirts, and tennis shoes. Route 1 Day Shelter is supported solely by volunteer donations, and Bethany UMC plays a vital role in this ministry. Thank you!
STARTINGPOINTE! –Find your place in God’s story! Are you curious about God, Jesus, the Bible, Christianity? Are you just beginning to consider a journey of faith with Jesus? Been away for awhile and looking to re-connect with God? StartingPointe! is a group where you can find your place in God’s story. We are starting 2 groups running February 22-March 29: one group meeting 9:15-10:45 a.m. on Sundays, and a second group meeting 7-8:30 p.m. on Thursdays. Learn more at an organizational meeting 10:15-11 a.m. Sunday, February 8. Pick ELLICOTT
REGISTER TODAY FOR VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL--June 22-26! Don't miss the fun at our 2015 Vacation Bible School, "G-Force: God's Love in Action." In this mission-focused VBS, kids will experience God's unstoppable love and discover how to fuel up and move in and through life with God. Register here: http://2015.cokesburyvbs.com/bethanyumvbs
CONNEXIONPOINTE! THIS SUNDAY, APRIL 19 from noon-4 p.m. (one session only)--lunch provided! Are you new to Bethany this past year? Have you met a friend who is new to Bethany who you may invite or bring? Join us for ConneXionPointe! Here we will consider what it actually means to be a member of Bethany (no obligation, of course). Here you may connect more with the pastors, staff and leaders. Here you may consider a greater intentionality about your faith journey, about learning the whats and hows of being Jesus’ disciple. Questions? Register today by contacting Tim Ferrell via email@example.com or 410-404-1670.
WORSHIP ARTS SUNDAY APRIL 26: Celebrate God’s love with Bethany’s music and worship arts groups at 8:55 & 11 a.m. services!