Easter Message

I greet you in the name of our risen Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ. The angel greeted the women who went to anoint the body of Jesus with the message, “He has risen; he is not here.” The message of Easter is particularly pertinent and meaningful for us in these difficult and challenging times of…

Return to Worship Postponed

Bethesda is postponing it’s planned restart of in-person worship at the church due to rising COVID-19 cases. Recorded worship services will continue to be posted on the church’s Facebook page, including for the Holy Week services of Maundy Thursday and Good Friday. You can also find links to the service recordings on our Sermons page.

Virtual Coffee Hour

Bethesda will have a virtual coffee hour every other Sunday evening at 7:00 PM. This will be a time of fellowship and catching up. The next virtual coffee hour will be on Sunday April 25. The Zoom meeting information will be sent to all members via an email. If you don’t receive the information and…

Church Giving

If you are able and willing to continue your church offerings if you decide not to attend in-person Sunday worship at the church, we invite you to mail your offering cheque to the church office or drop it off at the church in the white mailbox at the back door. Another option is to enroll…

Outdoor Worship

We invite you to join us for our next outdoor worship service on Sunday August 30 at 10:00 AM. All of the COVID-19 precautions and restrictions will be followed. We ask that you please bring your own mask or other face covering and lawn chairs. The location will be the backyard of the home of…

Sharecropper Project Crop Blessing

A few members of the congregation gathered at the site of our crop of wheat on Wednesday, July 8 to share a blessing by Pastor Roy for a good harvest.  It is anticipated that the crop will likely be harvested in about two weeks, depending on the weather.  Our Sharecropper Project supports the work of…

Regular Congregational Activities Still Suspended

After receiving health and safety guidance from the Eastern Synod on June 8, Bethesda church council has decided to follow the recommendation to continue the suspension of all worship and other regular activities inside the church until at least September 8. Sunday morning worship services will continue to be posted on our sermons page and…

Sharecropper Project Update June 2020

Bethesda’s Sharecropper project of winter wheat is growing well. It is quite amazing how winter wheat is planted in September, grows slowly and then goes dormant for the winter. As soon as the frost is out of the ground and the soil begins to warm, the spring growth begins. It becomes the first grain crop…