May
9
Sun
Worship Service (Elevated Precaution)
May 9 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Join us for worship at 8:30am!

Bethany’s church building is an elevated precaution facility status each Sunday from 7:00-9:45am (except for designated areas).


What does elevated precaution mean?

Seating:

  • Sanctuary: Every other row marked off and 2 seats expected between groups.
  • Gym: The gym is designated as a mild precaution area, with masks or distancing encouraged but observance of these are left to individual family’s discretion. Masks and distancing are expected at all times in the rest of the building during elevated precaution (8:00-9:45am, Sundays).

Time:

  • The 8:30am worship service will be slightly shorter than normal (60 minutes, ending at 9:30am).

Singing:

  • Masks are expected to be worn while singing (except in the gym, see “Seating,” above). When seated or after congregational singing concludes, masks can be removed if desired.

Childcare:

  • The Nursery is not available during the 8:30am service at this time.

Children’s Ministry:

  • Children’s Church and Children’s Sunday School programs are not available during the 8:30am service at this time.
Worship Service (Mild Precaution)
May 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am

Join us for worship at 10:00am!

Bethany’s church building is a mild precaution facility beginning at 9:45am Sunday and beyond (except for designated areas).


What does mild precaution mean?

Seating:

  • ­Sanctuary: Every other row marked off and family groups sit as space allows.
  • Overflow areas will be available as needed in the gym, Sr High room, and additional meeting spaces.

Timing:

  • The 10:00am worship service is planned for the traditional length of time (75min, ending at 11:15am).

Singing:

  • Masks and/or distancing is left up to household discretion.

Childcare:

  • Nursery is available for crawlers through age 2. We do limit the number of children per room.
  • NOTE: The nursery will be an Elevated precaution area.

Sunday School:

  • We are offering Children’s Sunday School for kids ages 3 through 6th grade during the 10:00am worship service. Please click here to signup online (pre-registration is required).
  • All Sunday School volunteers will wear masks when serving in Sunday School areas; children will not be required to wear masks.
May
11
Tue
Adult Co-ed Soccer @ Bethany Soccer Fields
May 11 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Players of all abilities are welcome. Play is inside during the winter and spring months (November – March) and outside during the summer and fall months (May – August). Contact Mandy Hobbs for more information. aswright@mail.bradley.edu

May
12
Wed
Better Together: Midweek Service + Livestream
May 12 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join us each Wednesday night at Bethany (or tune into the livestream or Facebook Live) for our midweek service, Better Together!

After opening with worship and prayer, Pastor Ritch and Pastor Josh will share from God’s Word to introduce our topic, and will lead a time of discussion. Submit your questions via text message during the service to be a part of the conversation.


May
16
Sun
Worship Service (Elevated Precaution)
May 16 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Join us for worship at 8:30am!

Bethany’s church building is an elevated precaution facility status each Sunday from 7:00-9:45am (except for designated areas).


What does elevated precaution mean?

Seating:

  • Sanctuary: Every other row marked off and 2 seats expected between groups.
  • Gym: The gym is designated as a mild precaution area, with masks or distancing encouraged but observance of these are left to individual family’s discretion. Masks and distancing are expected at all times in the rest of the building during elevated precaution (8:00-9:45am, Sundays).

Time:

  • The 8:30am worship service will be slightly shorter than normal (60 minutes, ending at 9:30am).

Singing:

  • Masks are expected to be worn while singing (except in the gym, see “Seating,” above). When seated or after congregational singing concludes, masks can be removed if desired.

Childcare:

  • The Nursery is not available during the 8:30am service at this time.

Children’s Ministry:

  • Children’s Church and Children’s Sunday School programs are not available during the 8:30am service at this time.
Worship Service (Mild Precaution)
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am

Join us for worship at 10:00am!

Bethany’s church building is a mild precaution facility beginning at 9:45am Sunday and beyond (except for designated areas).


What does mild precaution mean?

Seating:

  • ­Sanctuary: Every other row marked off and family groups sit as space allows.
  • Overflow areas will be available as needed in the gym, Sr High room, and additional meeting spaces.

Timing:

  • The 10:00am worship service is planned for the traditional length of time (75min, ending at 11:15am).

Singing:

  • Masks and/or distancing is left up to household discretion.

Childcare:

  • Nursery is available for crawlers through age 2. We do limit the number of children per room.
  • NOTE: The nursery will be an Elevated precaution area.

Sunday School:

  • We are offering Children’s Sunday School for kids ages 3 through 6th grade during the 10:00am worship service. Please click here to signup online (pre-registration is required).
  • All Sunday School volunteers will wear masks when serving in Sunday School areas; children will not be required to wear masks.
May
17
Mon
G@P (Grandparents at Prayer)
May 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Discover the great blessing of praying with other grandparents for our grandchildren!

We gather at 11:00am, in the Prayer Room at Bethany on the 1st and 3rd Mondays each month. No need to RSVP, just join us as we pray together.

OHOH Focused Fellowship @ Bethany Baptist Church – Prayer Room
May 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Focused Fellowship is an evening for ladies anywhere in the process of fostering and/or adoption. Join us for an evening of refreshment, encouragement, and prayer. We gather on the 3rd Monday each month, from 7:00-9:00pm.

Come as you are, bring a friend if you’d like, a treat to share if you feel inspired.

May
18
Tue
Adult Co-ed Soccer @ Bethany Soccer Fields
May 18 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Players of all abilities are welcome. Play is inside during the winter and spring months (November – March) and outside during the summer and fall months (May – August). Contact Mandy Hobbs for more information. aswright@mail.bradley.edu

May
19
Wed
Better Together: Midweek Service + Livestream
May 19 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join us each Wednesday night at Bethany (or tune into the livestream or Facebook Live) for our midweek service, Better Together!

After opening with worship and prayer, Pastor Ritch and Pastor Josh will share from God’s Word to introduce our topic, and will lead a time of discussion. Submit your questions via text message during the service to be a part of the conversation.