The Easter Season
on April 8th, 2021
With seven Sundays, the Easter season is the longest of the year. The lessons from the Book of Acts will guide us through this season as we look more closely at the work of the church.We will see how the Holy Spirit works in the church and what it means for us to tell the good news of Jesus Christ and his having conquered death. ...  Read More
Holy Week is Here
on March 29th, 2021
Holy Week is a wonderful opportunity to focus on Jesus. Let us be attentive to the scripture readings of the week and not rush ahead to Easter. With several opportunities to worship, we look forward to seeing you throughout the week. ...  Read More
Faith and Food - Deviled Eggs
on March 22nd, 2021
A deviled egg bar is the perfect addition to your Easter spread. Try Pastor Brian's topping suggestions or make your own!Holy Week is quickly approaching - be sure to check out all our service offerings starting with Palm Sunday. It will be a special service and we will also be welcoming our new confirmation class into the church at the 10:45 a.m. service. There will be a Modern Worship service th...  Read More
Faith and Food - Rib Eye Steak
on March 9th, 2021
Create a gourmet meal at home for a fraction of the cost! Here are Pastor Brian's tips for making the perfect rib eye. It doesn't take much to make a delicious meal for two! You probably have most of these ingredients in the pantry already. ...  Read More
Trusting in the Slow Work of God
on February 25th, 2021
In this week's video, Pastor Brian reads a beautiful poem that mirrors the feelings of so many of us during this season of Lent. There is also a reminder that both Sunday School and Modern Worship are starting this Sunday, February 28! ...  Read More
The Journey to the Cross
on February 18th, 2021
In this week's video, Pastor Brian is enjoying some family time on the ski slops. He also talks about the Lenten season and our journey with Jesus to the cross and ultimately the empty tomb of Easter. It's a journey of discovery that challenges us to go places where we never thought we'd end up. We are also recognizing staff member, Bill Stephan, this week. Bill's knowledge about the history of th...  Read More
New Member Service, Ash Wednesday and More!
on February 11th, 2021
This week's highlights:- Celebrating Pastor Brian's one month anniversary at Bethany.- Recognizing Bethany's new members this Sunday at the 10:45 a.m. service. - A look ahead: Ash Wednesday service will be available in-person and livestream. ...  Read More
Faith and Food - Super Bowl Chili
on February 5th, 2021
Try out Pastor Brian's tested one-pot chili recipe. This recipe is so simple, but packed with so much flavor that it will definitely be a crowd-pleaser.  Read More
New Office Tour
on February 3rd, 2021
A new message from Pastor Brian to the church. Take a look at his new office d├ęcor, join us for a service of remembrance on Sunday, Feb. 7, and share your appreciation for staff member, Kim McCann, who has been working hard for the church during this audit season. ...  Read More
From the Pastor's Desk - One Week Anniversary
on January 20th, 2021
How was your week? Pastor Brian has been busy meeting with members, participating in team meetings and planning Sunday's sermon. It's been a busy week, but a joyful week. If you haven't already, please take a moment to say "hello!" ...  Read More
From the Pastor's Desk
on January 15th, 2021
Tune in for a new series "From the Pastor's Desk." In this week's message, Pastor Brian encourages us all to participate in worship either in-person or virtually. ...  Read More
Southwood Boys Holiday
on December 15th, 2020
On Saturday December 12th, the Deacons held their Annual Christmas Party for the young men and boys at the Southwood Boys Home in Bridgeville.   Read More