Welcome to Bethel!

Welcome to Bethel!

Bethel News

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Join us Sundays for an Adult Bible Study of “What We Believe.” This ten part study is based on Part I of Randy Frazee’s book Believe.[Offsite Link] It is not necessary to buy the book; however, feel free to bring a Bible. This video study is led by Pastor Ben. Read more! Note: the next class is Apr 23.

LWR Personal Care Kit

One of the projects for our next iServe Sunday, Apr 30, is to assemble as many Personal Care Kits for Lutheran World Relief (LWR) as possible! We need your help to respond to this need. Over the next 4 weeks please bring these items to church on the requested Sunday, for the kits:

  • Apr 2 Bath-sized towel (between 20”x40” and 52”x27”), (dark color please)
  • Apr 9 Bath-sized bars of soap (8–9 oz each), any brand, in original wrapping
  • Apr 16 Sturdy comb
  • Apr 23 Metal nail clippers (attached file optional)

You can read more detail and important guidelines on this LWR page[Offsite Link].

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Pastor Ben leads the evening with Aaron Aguas-Rao, a case manager for the Northern California Innocence Project (NCIP), in the next First Wednesday Speaker Series, May 3. And enjoy a catered dinner! Read the details. If you plan to come, we really need to know. Please RSVP here[Offsite Link].

Maker Fun Factory VBS

Mark your calendars! Vacation Bible School Maker Fun Factory is July 10–14. Registration is open!

Sign up for an Out ’n About trip! Coming up are a trip to Golden Gate Park Apr 22 and a Rodeo in May that has a signup deadline of Apr 23. More trips are planned in 2017. Watch for announcements and sign up in the Welcome Zone on Sunday or on the Out ’n About page.

Bethel’s Young Adults group has published a new schedule of events for Apr–Oct. Travel with Out ’n About to Golden Gate Park Apr 22. Courtney & Joel hope you will join them for some of them!

Learn about being a Jesus Loving Llama. Read more on our Llama page!


What’s Been Happening

Bethel’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt was held on Apr 15.

Bethel’s Easter Musical “Happy Day” was performed by Kid Connection on Apr 2. See more photos in dropbox[Offsite Link].

Bethel’s Family Game Night on Mar 24 was a fundraiser to benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society Walk MS: Silicon Valley[Offsite Link]. See more photos in this slide show.