Bulletin for july 17, 2022

Bulletin for july 17, 2022


  • Prelude:  Saved My Soul
  • A Mighty Fortress is Our God
  • Welcome & Announcements
  • You’ve Already Won
  • King of Kings
  • Scripture Reading: Ezra 9:1-15 (Page 395)
  • Sermon – The Spark of Godly Sorrow
  • Walk-up Communion
    Grace Greater than Our Sin
  • Benediction


  • 9:00am | Worship Service

                       Nursery (0-2yrs)
                       Sunday School (3yrs-12th grade)             
                      Adult Bible Community

  • 10:30am  | Worship Service

                       Nursery (0-2yrs)
                       Children’s Church (3yrs-K only)             
                      Adult Bible Community

  • 12:30pm | Building Updates Q&A
Tuesday, JUly 19
  • 6:45AM | Men’s Bible Study
  • 9:00AM | Men’s Bible Study
  • 6:00PM | Adult Co-Ed Soccer (Outdoor)
Thursday, July 21
  • 10:00AM | High School Guys Book Study
  • 11:00AM | High School Youth Hangout
Friday, JULY 22
  • 10:00AM | Middle School Bible Study
  • 10:00AM | Middle School Hang Out


Combined Worship Service

July 24th – 10:00 AM

Join us at 9:00 AM for fellowship and refreshment, then join us for a combined worship service at 10:00 AM. Adult & Children Sunday School and Children’s Church will not meet. 

Nursery will be available for 0-2yrs. 

Summer Celebration

Sunday, July 24th 5:00 PM

Join us for dinner at 5pm outside by the lake. After dinner we will have a meeting in the sanctuary to cover the following topics:

  • New Member vote
  • Leadership Confirmation vote
  • Building Updates vote

We will finish the evening outdoors with baptisms in the lake and ice cream desserts. Register on your MyBethany or on this week’s communication card.

Newcomers Lunch

Sunday, July 31st After 10:30 Service

Meet Elders & Pastors, ask questions and get to know us. To register use the tear off card or go to bethanycentral.org/lunch.

Bethany Leadership

During our Summer Celebration event there will be an Affirmation vote of the following leaders:

Deacons: Joe Burke, Brian DeBacker, & Craig Habeger.

Deaconesses: Genae Andris, Joy
Baumann, Dianna Fouts, Shelli Hoerr, Jan Mosier, Julie Roth, Joy Unseth,
Shelley Weaver, & Jen Weers.

Elders: Joe Bobchik.

Building Updates

During the Summer Celebration event, we will vote to approve building updates supporting our ministry. Last week we shared a special video regarding these updates.

We have one more Q&A sessions for these updates:

  • Sunday, July 17th 12:30 PM

The purpose of these Q&A sessions is to discuss any questions or concerns you might have regarding these updates. There will not be a formal presentation given at these optional meetings.

For more information on the building updates or to watch the video, go to: bethanycentral.org/buildingproj


We are excited to vote on the following people for membership into our church family next Sunday. If you have any questions, please contact an elder.

  • Tyler & Michelle Collins
  • Michelle Doty
  • John Hecker & Kelly Guthrie-Hecker
  • Elijah & Emily Hamilton
  • Mike Myers
  • Hank & Valerie Terhorst
  • Jake & Cyndi Tourtillott

Financial Update

In an effort to keep you apprised of the status of our finances and stewardship, we post these updates periodically:

JuneYear to Date

Birthday Cards

Icy Taylor, a longtime faithful
member, turns 100 on July 29. We invite you to give a birthday card to her. Please send or drop off any cards to the church and we will deliver the cards to her on her birthday. Thank you!