Worship

Return to Worship

Bethesda will be having in-person worship inside the church again starting on Sunday, February 20. All of the measures are in place, in keeping with the COVID-19 guidelines and protocols, to ensure the health and safety of those who wish to attend in-person, including restricting the capacity to 40 persons. We ask that you register…

In Person Worship Suspended

In light of the recent restrictions announcement by the Province of Ontario and guidance from the Bishop of the Eastern Synod, Bethesda has decided to suspend in person worship services and other activities until further notice for the safety of everyone during this current wave of the pandemic. Sunday morning worship services will continue to…

In-Person Worship Cancelled

Please note, that in-person worship this Sunday, January 2 has been cancelled due to the ongoing COVID-19 surge in cases. We will be assessing the situation during the coming week about further restrictions or cancellations of in-person worship and other activities.

August Worship at Bethesda

Please note, during the month of August there will be no in-person worship at Bethesda. Each Sunday members will receive an email containing a link to a sermon prepared by one of the Bishops of the ELCIC. Regular worship at Bethesda will resume Sunday, September 12. We wish you a blessed and safe remainder of…

Return to Worship Postponed

Bethesda has postponed it’s planned restart of in-person worship at the church due to the provincial pandemic stay at home order. 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…

Christmas Joy in Song

You are invited to watch a video prepared by the Central Toronto Ministry Area of the Eastern Synod, of which Bethesda is a member. It is a compilation of Christmas hymns and songs performed by members of the congregations of the Ministry Area, including Bethesda, during December 2020. You can view this video here or…

No Worship December 27

Bethesda will not be providing a worship video on Sunday December 27. Instead we invite you to watch a Community Christmas Celebration video hosted by St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Kitchener. You can view the video here or access it via their website. It will also be broadcast on television on CTV (Southern Ontario) at…