THANK YOU ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

THANK YOU: Pastor Laffoon, Rev. Rochelle, Rev. Thelma, Stewardess Boards 1, 2 & 3 and Class Leaders: God bless each and everyone of you for your prayers. Sis. Georgia Hemphill TO PASTOR, THE MINISTERIAL & ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF AND THE BETHEL CHURCH FAMILY: I have no words to say what the last twenty years have meant to me. I will never forget the place where I first met Jesus for myself. I never looked at my job as a job but a ministry that has shaped and matured me to who I am today. I have no clue as to what Read More …

WEEKLY SCRIPTURE READING

12/17 Pray everyday to be worthy of God’s gift of salvation Jeremiah 17:14 12/18 Seek to know Jesus Christ with all your heart Acts 17:26-27 12/19 Wise men still seek Him Matthew 2:1-11 12/20 No one comes to the Father except through Christ Mark 16:15-16 12/21 Respond to God’s revelation with faith & obedience Romans 1:16-25 12/22 You can’t have Christ without Church Revelation 21:2-9 12/23 The risen Christ says Receive the Holy Spirit John 16:13, 20:22

THANK YOU ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

To Pastor Laffoon, Rev. Williams, Rev. Rochelle, the Young Adult Ministry along with the entire Bethel Family: Great Lakes Bay Health Centers would like to extend our sincere gratitude for the recent opportunities in which we have been able to partner with Bethel in hosting the successful Parent/Youth Symposium as well as your participation in our World Aids Day community event held last week. We are committed to focusing on reducing health disparities in our community by implementing educational and prevention strategies to improve health outcomes. Sis. Angelia Williams and Staff, on behalf of Dr. Brenda Coughlin, President & CEO

BAPTISM

We will be celebrating a service of baptism on Sunday, December 30th during morning worship. If you, a loved one, friend or family member would like to be baptized, please fill out an application with the church office by Sunday, December 3rd.

CHOIR REHEARSALS FOR DECEMBER

The Male Chorus will rehearse on December 10th & 17th at 7:30 p.m. The Bethel Voices will rehearse December 11th & 18th at 6:15 p.m. The Bamecians will rehearse December 11th & 18th at 7:15 p.m. The Youth Mass Choir will rehearse Wednesday, December 12th & 19th at 6:00 p.m. Chancel Choir every Thursday at 6:00 p.m. unless otherwise directed. Bowman Gospel Chorus will rehearse on Thursday at 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, December 8th at 12:30 p.m. The Millennial Choir will rehearse on December 12th at 5:30 p.m

GUEST SPEAKER

Pastor Laffoon will be the guest speaker on Saturday, December 15th at 12:00 noon at St. Luke’s C.M.E. 148th Founders Day celebration. The luncheon cost is $20.00 per person. The church is located at 1121 Tuscola Street, Saginaw, Michigan

HOLIDAY HOURS

The church will be closed on Monday & Tuesday, December 24th and 25th. Beginning Wednesday, December 26th, the office will be closed; however, the building will be open. The church will be closed on December 31st and January 1st. Regular hours will resume on Wednesday, January 2nd.