grow

Being a disciple of Jesus is never over. Bethel offers many different kinds of opportunities to continue to learn and grow as followers of Jesus.

bethel kids

For Kids 3 years old - 12th Grade:


During Sunday morning services, 3 years - Kindergarten have Bible-based programs for the children to attend while the adults continue to worship.


First grade through 12th grade meet Sunday Morning after the Morning Service, 10:45 - 11:30 am studying The Gospel Project.


For more information, please contact our Children's Ministry Director Debbie Ohm at dohm@discoverbethel.org.



gems

GEMS Girls Club is a ministry for girls in 2nd-8th grade.  The meetings are generally the first and third Wednesday of each month from September through April. Meetings are held from 6:45PM –8:45PM.  


GEMS also has special events each year: The Annual Kick-Off, a Community Service Project, GEMS Sunday, either a Mother/Daughter Night or Father/Daughter Night (these are alternated every other year), a Cookie Dough/Popcorn Fundraiser (in October) and 2 fundraiser dinners (Hot Beef in October and Spaghetti Supper in February).


For more information, please contact the church office.

cadets

CADETS is a ministry for boys grades 2nd through 8th grade.  

They normally meet Tuesdays from 6:45pm - 8:45pm.


Click  HERE to learn more about the program.

oasis

Oasis  is for kids in grades 7-12. 


We meet twice a month and do several outings and fun events during the year. 


Please contact Pastor Shaun for more information at sbuikema@discoverbethel.org

beloved

BELOVED is a monthly gathering of women who come together for praise, encouragement, prayer, and fellowship.   Our overall theme is reminding women that we are loved and accepted by Christ as His beloved daughters. 


We meet on the second Monday of each month at 7pm in Bethel's sanctuary.   Women of all ages are welcome.  


Clink here to connect with one of our Beloved representatives.

women's bible studies

We have four women's Bible studies available:


1.   R&R (a young women's Bible study): Due to COVID limitations this group is currently meeting on Monday evenings once per month without childcare. In the future we hope to return to 2 Friday mornings per month with childcare provided.

2.  Tuesday Bible Study: meets weekly at Bethel from 9:30am-11:15.  Contact Judi for more information: jbyma@discoverbethel.org. A second group's meetings have been temporarily suspended due to COVID concerns. When they resume they will meet every other week from 10:00am-11:15.

3.  Wednesday Bible Study: meets at Bethel on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 10:00am-11:00am. Due to COVID-19 concerns this group is not currently meeting. Hopefully study will resume in February.   

4.  Monday Evening Study:  meets at Bethel on the third Monday evening of each month at 7:00pm.   


Contact the church office for more information about any of these study groups: 708-474-9226.

men's bible study

Men's Bible Study meets on Thursday mornings at 6:30am from September through April.  This gathering involves prayer, singing, study, and interesting topical conversations relevant to daily life.


If you are interested in joining this ministry please contact the church office at 708-474-9226.

adult education

Bethel offers various educational classes and learning opportunities after morning worship from September through April. 


Contact us for current offerings at:  bethel@discoverbethel.org