Meet Bethel's New Pastor, Sharon Washingon

Pastor Washington brings a church planting experience as the planting pastor of Engage, a new multi-ethnic, multicultural faith community of the United Methodist Church in Indianapolis.  Previously, she served as an Associate Director for Church Development in the Indiana Conference for six years.  She currently also serves Horizons of Faith UMC in a part time capacity.


A native of Wilmington, DE, Sharon loves spending time with family and friends, has a sweet tooth and healthy appetite for adventure and sports - especially basketball.  


She is a disciple of Jesus Christ and her "nourishment comes from doing the will of God, who sent (her), and from finishing His work."  John 4:34



AIM Impact​ Program

Check out this exciting new program with us as we learn practices such as strategic goal setting, and team ministry.  It will provide inspirations for us to share and implement  for our church. Click here for informational brochure.  See Video -  https://vimeo.com/264664467 




Bethel Book Club

This group normally meets 7:00 pm the 4th Monday of the month at Puerta Vallerta (between 52nd and 56th Street) on Lafayette Road. Come and have dinner with us as we discuss the book of the month! We are reading "Lessons from a Sheepdog" by Phillip Keller.   Check the Book Club under the GROUPS Tab for the upcoming scheduled book reads.

Bethel News

Reconciling Ministries  

This is a Christian group in Central Indiana who invite all to join our embracing and accepting community that is trying to live out Jesus' commission to judge none and love all.

We will be meeting the first Monday of the month at 6:30 pm at the Traders Point Panera Bread restaurant, 6050 W. 86th Street - just west of Zionsville Rd.  

​Please join us and invite friends and family.  For questions call Becke Bolinger 317-965-2901.



Craft Fair

You won't want to miss our annual craft fair sale is scheduled for Saturday, October 27 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  We have lots of vendors with a great variety of items that will be fun to shop.  Do some early Christmas shopping or find some goodies for yourself!  Door prizes will be given away hourly!  Lunch will be available for a nominal fee between 11:00 AM and 3:00 PM.  If your would like information regarding our vendor space and availability, please contact Dee Cazares at 317-372-9480 or the church office at 317-293-1133. For registration information, click here


We can use some help with set up and tear down of the event. If you would like to volunteer, click here and sign up. If you have questions, call the church office at 317 293-1133.

"Fun"draiser Crop

Come support the "fun" fundraising crop at Bethel!  Scrappers, beaders, stampers, seamstress, painters, card makers and organizers are all invited to work together and independently on projects.  Invite your friends and come and go as your schedule permits.  We have a one day fee of $35.00 or 3 day fee for just $65.00.  Meals are included.  The next Crop is scheduled for September 28 - 30.   Click  here to see upcoming Craft Crop schedule and Registration Form. 


Bethel Breakfast Club (BBC) The Bethel Breakfast Club meets once a month for...?  Did you guess it?  Yes, that's right....BREAKFAST!  Join us when you can at 9:00 am the first Saturday of each month.  We have a nice time chatting and trying new places for breakfast with 10-12 of our good Bethel friends.  The location of our next breakfast is.....​

Saturday, October 6 - Metro Diner at Butler Campus
​Check The BBC under the GROUPS Tab for upcoming breakfast locations and plan to meet us there!

CONGREGATION OF FAITH