Bulletin for May 22, 2022

Bulletin for May 22, 2022


  • Prelude: Here for You
  • Call to Worship
  • All Creatures of Our God and King
  • Welcome & Announcements
  • Graduate Recognition
  • Bethany Family Prayer
  • How Vast the Love
  • Way Maker
  • Scripture Reading: Proverbs 3:9-12 (Page 528)
  • Sermon – Love Gifts: Trusting Your Heavenly Father
  • O Lord My Rock and My Redeemer
  • Benediction


SUNDAY, May 22
  • 9:00 AM | Worship Service
    Nursery (0-2yrs)
    Sunday School (3yrs-12th grade)
    Adult Bible Community
  • 10:30 AM | Worship Service
    Nursery (0-2yrs)
    Children’s Church (3yrs-5th grade)
    Adult Bible Community
Tuesday, May 24
  • 6:45 AM | Men’s Bible Study
  • 9:00 AM | Men’s Bible Study
  • 12:00 PM | Ladies Bible Study
  • 6:30 PM | Adult Co-Ed Soccer
Wednesday, May 25
  • 6:00 PM | Worship Night (Middle School & High School)
Thursday, May 26
  • 9:00AM       Ladies Worship
  • 10:00AM     High School Girls Bible Study
  • 10:00AM     Children’s Bible Study (8yr-5th)
  • 10:00AM     Ladies Bible Study (Psalms)
  • 11:00AM     High School Youth Hangout


Summer Kickoff

Sunday, May 29 10:00 AM

A special Donut fellowship starts at 9:30am with a lakeside worship service to follow at 10am. Make sure to bring a chair!

No Sunday School, ABC’s, or Children’s Church. Nursery will be open.

Vacation Bible School

June 20-24, 9:00 – 12:00PM

Registration is open for kids entering kindergarten through 5th grade. Nursery & PreK is provided for kids of volunteers.

Volunteer to join the VBS team and help us make VBS a success this year. Sign up to help us make VBS happen.

Go to bethanycentral.org/vbs to register or volunteer.

Ladies’ Summer Psalms Studies

Week of May 23 through the last week of June. Visit bethanycentral.org or the table in the foyer for more information.

Kids Psalms Study

Starting Thursday May 26, 10:00AM
For children 8yrs – finishing 5th grade. A special Psalms study for children taking place during the ladies summer study.


New members
We welcome these new members into our church family. They were voted into membership last Sunday.

  • Kevin & Cindy King

Men’s Golf League

Wednesday, May 25 7:00AM
Join men from various churches in the area for the summer kickoff of the Men’s golf league. Contact Steve Shultz 635-8779 for more information.

Dave Perry Memorial

Tuesday May 31, 10:00AM
A special memorial service will take place for David Perry here at Bethany. Condolences may be sent to the family at swartzmortuary.com.

Thanks to Hannah Hayselan

Please join us in thanking Hannah Jayselan for her almost 3 years of
serving the Lord here at Bethany. If you want to send a thank you note to
Hannah, you can drop it off in the Church office.

Join us also, in welcoming Michelle Doty as the Student Coordinator Intern.

Kids Summer Studies

Wednesdays 9:30-11:00AM
Ages 8-10, June 29-July 27: Wrong Way Jonah. Discover how God got the attention of a wayward prophet. Ages 10-12, June 8-August 3: Cracking the Covenant Code. Explore the covenants of God as you travel around Israel.

Contact Angie Peterson (angelacpeterson@gmail.com) to sign up or for more information.

Bethany Family News

Jack & Jodie Hoerr on the loss of Jack’s father John Hoerr on Monday, May 9th. Our sympathies also to Billy Schick on the loss of his grandfather.

Our GO Partners the Beck family on the loss of Becky Beck on Saturday, May 14th.

Congratulations Graduates


Emma Basalay, Farmington
Anna Clore, Manual High School
Lucas Cordio, Homeschool
Kathryn Cruise, Homeschool
Sara DeBacker, Illinois Valley Central
Sarah Ellison, Homeschool
Treyton Graham, Princeville High School
Ethan Ham, Homeschool
Frank Kelch, Brimfield High School
Elsah Luan, Homeschool
Melanie Phillips, Illinois Valley Central
Mary Schellenberg, Dunlap High School
Willow Schick, Homeschool
Micah Schrepfer, Homeschool
Caleb Sibenthal, Soli Deo Classical Academy
Hunter Stahl, Princeville High School
Matthew Tucker, Homeschool
Micah Weidner, Dunlap High School


Seth Burnham, Greenville University
Gabriel Cross, University of Illinois
Lucas Cross, Bradley University
Elizabeth Cruise, Kirkwood Community College
Jeanne Ellison, Liberty University
Ellie Graham, Illinois State University
Carter Hintz, Illinois College
Jessamy Hintz, University of Central Missouri
Julia Kieser, Grand Canyon University
Jairus Lin, Illinois State University
Bekah Smith, Covenant College
Sam Smith, Iowa State University