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More Sermons Posted

More sermons from Bethesda worship services in 2018 and 2019 have been posted for you to listen to. Please see our Sermons page.

Bethesda Virtual BBQ

This coming Sunday, June 14 would have been our Annual Spring BBQ. Even though we cannot gather in the church parking lot this year we can gather virtually. So, we are planning to still have the BBQ this Sunday. We shall meet on Zoom. Pat Neuman has graciously offered to host the virtual BBQ on…

Self-Isolation, Social Distancing and Distant Worshipping

It is by no means an exaggeration to say that COVID-19 dominates life today in most parts of the world. Hardly anyone is exempted from the impact, one way or another, of COVID-19. For most people their every waking moment is filled with news, conversations, thoughts, and yes fear of the virus. Perhaps an equal…

Bethesda Banner

The April-May 2020 Bethesda Banner newsletter has been published and can be downloaded here.

Worship Videos

The worship devotion videos that we are posting on our Facebook page are now also accessible from our website. Please go to our Sermons page to view the videos.

Then There Was The Resurrection

The world is a good place despite of appearances to the contrary. There are good people everywhere. All around there is more goodness than would appear. Keeping this in mind helps us to maintain perspective in the midst of so much evil and bad things happening. Our experience of the ubiquity, power, and effects of…

Palm Sunday and Holy Week Worship

Worship devotion videos for Palm/Passion Sunday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday will be available on our Facebook page. We invite you to worship at this most special time in the church calendar.

Ecumenical Lenten Services Cancelled

The remaining Markham-Unionville Ministerial Ecumenical Lenten services on Sunday evenings during the season of Lent have been cancelled because of the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Markham-Unionville Ecumenical Lenten Services

The Markham-Unionville Ministerial will once again hold their Ecumenical Lenten services on Sunday evenings at 7:00 pm during the season of Lent. These Lenten services are wonderful opportunities for members of the churches of the ministerial to come together in an ecumenical setting to worship.  There will be a time of fellowship following worship. Below…

Remember You Are Ash…

Remember you are ash and to ash you will return. With these words spoken, ash is placed on your foreheads in a cruciform shape, reminding us of our mortality. With these words we also welcome the Lenten season on Ash Wednesday. Ash Wednesday is on February 26. Bethesda will hold its traditional Ash Wednesday service…