PINK SUNDAY – October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Sunday, October 24 is Pink Sunday. Members of the congregation are encouraged to wear pink in honor of all those impacted by breast cancer.
CLERGY APPRECIATION – October is also clergy appreciation month. Please call, text, email, our associate ministers to let them know that you appreciate their service to God and to Bethel. On Sunday October 31, we will have a brief recognition of our associate ministers
CHURCH CONFERENCE – Our Church Conference will be Monday, October 25 at 6:30 p.m. (virtual). The zoom link is attached. Agenda to follow.
FALL HARVEST – Sunday, October 31 from 12 – 2 p.m. is our Annual Fall Harvest Celebration. Please join us for this fun – filled, family friendly event. Children are free to wear costumes. We also welcome donations of pre-packaged candy prior to Friday, October 29.
Prayer – Our greatest resource as a people of faith is the resource of prayer. Prayer allows us to access the power, presence and promises of God. We believe God to be the source of healing, and wholeness, and we pray that God would heal our land as we call upon him. We invite you to join us for our daily prayer call, Monday – Saturday, at 7:00 a.m.
The dial in number is: 1 (605) 313–5086
The access code is: 382023#
Worship – Please join us in worship by streaming our services online at www.bethelameannarbor.org on Sundays at 10 a.m. The media ministry will be providing DVDs for those who are unable to join us online. For members with no access to computers, tablets, or smartphones, the church is loaning a limited number of Chrome Books, (requires Wi-Fi access), please call the church office for more information.
Church School/Church Events – As of today, Monday, March 16, all rehearsals and meetings have been postponed until further notice. Church School will meet via conference call on Sunday Morning at 9 a.m.
The dial in number is: (425) 436–6356
The access code is: 402592
Giving – As believers, we understand that stewardship is spiritual discipline which deepens our faith and demonstrates our commitment to God and God’s kingdom. We strongly encourage our members to continue to support the ministries of Bethel through their tithe, offering, and other sacrificial gifts. There are three ways in which you can give.
Text to Give: Text (734) 224–2707, enter the amount you would like to give, after sending the text, you will be directed to Bethel’s secure giving platform for a one time registration, and to confirm your contribution.
Website: You can give by visiting our website at www.bethelameannarbor.org.
Mail: Checks and money orders can be mailed to Bethel AME Church, 900 John A. Woods Drive, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105. (Please do not send cash via mail)
Service – In times of crisis, the church is called to be a source of strength, comfort, hope and healing. The leadership of Bethel is identifying needs to be addressed in our congregation and community.
While our office hours will vary during the remainder of the crisis, know that your pastor is praying for each and every one of our members.