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.

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


We would like to invite you to celebrate BECA's 5th birthday as a full time child care ministry!  Stop in to congratulate families, teachers, and board members on Friday, July 20th from 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  There will be fun activities for children: parents will get to "meet the teachers" and learn more about their classrooms before our August promotions.  Face painting, food, FUN!

New Start Times

Beginning Sunday, July 8, our worship time will be changing.  Service will begin at 9:30 a.m.  Fellowship in the lounge will follow.  Youth and children's Sunday School classes will adjust to coincide with the worship time (see Ministries tab for more information).  The adult Sunday School class will meet after service, starting at approximately 10:45 a.m.

"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 August 24 - 26.   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.  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, July 7 at Mother's Table, 1301 S. High School Rd.
​Check The BBC under the GROUPS Tab for upcoming breakfast locations and plan to meet us there!

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 "An American Marriage" by Tayari Jones and will discuss on Monday, July 23) .   Check the Book Club under the GROUPS Tab for the upcoming scheduled book reads.

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Have a (Snow) Ball at VBS This Summer!

Gear up for a cold Vacation Bible School!  "Polar Blast" is our these this year and all the children will learn that "Jesus really is cool!"  So join the fun and bring your friends, neighbors and relatives.  Our Polar Blast adventure begins Friday evening, July 13 and will continue during the morning of Saturday, July 14.  We will have our ending celebration in worship service Sunday, July 15.  Pick up registration forms in the Church Office.  Registration Fee is $5.00 which includes a Polar Blast T-shirt, two meals and all supplies.

Friday - July 13           5:15 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.   Dinner Served

                                           6:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.   VBS Fun

Saturday - July 14       9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.   Breakfast

                                            9:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m. VBS Fun 

Sunday, July 15             9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. VBS Celebration

VBS is open to all children Preschool - 5th grade.  Children under age 3 may attend with an adult.  Call 317-293-1133 to register!