This Week’s Bulletin

This Week’s Bulletin

bulletin, March 19, 2023
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Sunday Worship

Prelude: Praise to the Lord (Joyful, Joyful)
Call to Worship
Bless The Lord O My Soul (Psalm 103)
Scripture Reading: 2 Corinthians 7:2-16
Walk-up Communion
We Will Feast in the House of Zion
I Will Wait For You (Psalm 130)
Sermon: Good Grief!!
Grace Greater than Our Sin

Weekly Schedule

View our calendar HERE for the weekly schedule.
New Series Notebook

As we continue our series on 2 Corinthians we’ve created a new notebook to conclude the series. Series Guide Book 2 covers the last 10 weeks of the series and includes sermon notes, a prayer journal, and sermon discussion questions. Grab one in the foyer this Sunday.

Membership Class
Sunday, March 26, 9:00 am

The class meets in Rm 813 in the adult wing. This one-session class features videos & class discussion. You’ll learn more about Bethany and discover the importance of membership and joining your local church. Sign up by going to

February Finances

In an effort to keep you up to date on the status of our finances here are the financial numbers for the month of February 2023:

Giving Expenses Budget
$196,896 $184,545 $238,975


Bethany Family News

Our sympathies to Max & Debbie Lalicker & Marlene Peterson on the loss of Max & Marlene’s father, Gene Lalicker, on March 14.

Class on God-Honoring Stewardship
Sunday, April 16, 10:30 am

Located in Room 813. This class on Stewardship will teach you ways of honoring God with your finances. You’ll learn about a theology of giving, charitable contribution deductions, how to give non-cash gifts, and charitable bequests.

Spring 2023 Women's Ministry: The Table

Spring 2023 Table sign-ups are happening now! This is a one-time commitment with the purpose of meeting other ladies at Bethany. You can sign up at the table in the foyer or online at

Baptism Opportunity for Good Friday
Friday, April 07, 7:00 pm

There is an upcoming opportunity to take a step in your relationship with Jesus and publicly declare your faith through Baptism. During our Good Friday service, we will be offering a special time for baptisms for those ready to take the next step in their walk. Contact us and let us know if you are interested at

We Want to Pray for You!

It is our desire to be praying for you no matter what is happening in your life. Go to or use the Bethany app to fill out a prayer request or share a praise so that our leaders, staff, and church family can be in prayer for you personally.

Together Day by Day Email

Sign up to receive our Together Day by Day email devotional. This email is delivered each weekday and is written by elders and pastors at Bethany. It includes a devotional and prayer requests for those in the Bethany family as well as our GO Partners. To sign up go to

Grace Baptist Church Holy Week
Wednesday, April 05, 6:30 pm

Pastor Ritch is guest-speaking for Grace Baptist Church’s Holy Week celebration. Anyone from Bethany is invited to join Grace Baptist and hear Pastor Ritch speak.

Discussion Questions

Icebreaker Question:
When was one of the last times you’ve cried?

Discussion Questions:
What can sometimes make true Christian relationships so emotional?
How can mourning bring comfort and grief bring joy?
What sorts of contrasts show the difference between worldly sorrow and Godly sorrow?

Application Questions:
How has the exposure of, and repentance over, sin brought pain, yet joy, and comfort in your life?
In what ways do you see examples of the marks of godly repentant grief in your life (or of worldly sorrow)?