Welcome to news and roundup.
On Sundays we will be having an in-person service at church and also live streaming messages via YouTube live at 10:30am and 6 pm. You will be able to view these without a YouTube account, and they will also be available on Smart TVs/Fire stick etc. for those without tablets/laptops. The livestream links are available on the website. If anyone is struggling to access the livestreams, please let us know.
Sunday Morning 7th November I 10.30am I STORYTELLER I The Wages Wars & The Ways of Grace (Matt 20.1-16)
Sunday Evening 7th November I 6 pm I DWELL I Dwelling on the Future (Haggai 2.1-10)
We will be having a thanksgiving service here at Bethel on 27th November to remember the loved ones from our congregation that we have lost during this time of covid. It will give us a chance to remember them and celebrate their lives together. There will also be refreshments available in the lounge afterwards.
Church is Open!!
The church is now fully open. Booking is no longer needed at all. We ask that you still respect social distancing and follow all guidance given. Face masks are still required to be worn.
Bethel Kids is also taking place for all primary school children in years 1-6. We are aiming to open other age groups for children & young people in the coming weeks. Following the service we will be serving tea & coffee in the lounge.
We really look forward to seeing you!
Children and Youth
Bethel Tots (Babies – Reception) Sunday morning, 10:30 – end of service – From the 7th of November we will be starting back our amazing group. This will take place in the church lounge and will give the little ones a time of fun, play and singing together. Parents are encouraged to sit in with the younger ones.
Bethel Kids (School years 1 – 6) Sunday Morning 10:30 – end of service – A fun and faith filled explosion of joy, the young people are given the chance to sing together, learn and play and do craft all while learning more about their loving God. Drop off is at the carpark side of the centre, pick up after the service.
Bethel Teens (School years 5 – 9) Tuesday Nights 6:45pm – 8pm, Starting back after a half term break, we are looking forward to a time to catch up and hear about all your news. Make sure you bring a coat as we will be (weather permitting) enjoying some time around the bonfire as we learn some more about God together. Cost £1
Bethel Youth (School years 10 – 13) Friday Nights 7pm – 9pm, I time to catch up with your friends over some food, video games or table tennis… and grow in faith together as we look further to discover the who, what how where and why of the Bible. Bring a coat this week, as we will be enjoying a mini bonfire too. (yes there will be marshmallows!) Cost £1
We are hoping to start a regular coffee morning to reach out to the community and people in the church. There is going to be a Zoom meeting on Tuesday 9th November at 7.30 pm (please note the change of date) for anyone who might like to be involved to help on the team. If you are interested please contact Jon or Helen Nolan. Many thanks.
Dates for your Diaries 2021
Church Member Meetings
17th November. Please save the date!
Places you can Find Us
If you have a church set of keys and no longer need them or use them regularly, please let Lorraine know and arrange to return them to the Church Office.
Lorraine is back working in the office with the new opening times of 9 am -1 pm
News to Celebrate
If you, or someone you know, are celebrating a very special birthday or anniversary then please do let us know so we can celebrate as a church family.
Collecting used Stamps to help fund BMS work
Please continue to save used postage stamps for the BMS stamps bureau. During the first quarter of 2020 £3500 was raised for BMS by the bureau. We look forward to being able to collect the stamps you are saving as soon as possible. Marion Rushton.
Problem accessing online content?
If you have had a problem accessing the online blogs, sermons or newssheet, please let Lorraine in the office know as she can arrange to send these out in the post (including CD versions of the services)
Promise of Christmas Concert
We are thrilled to announce that the ever popular Promise of Christmas will be taking place once again this year on Saturday 4th December at St David’s Hall, Cardiff at 3pm. Cambrensis Choir and Orchestra, the St David’s Praise Choir, the Cambrats and the Promise of Christmas Youth Choir will all be taking part and hope to bring you a feast of Christmas music to enjoy. Booking is now open at St David’s Hall via phone, in person or online.