1860 Hayes Rd. (PO Box 527) Gloucester Point, VA 23062
(804) 642-2110
Sunday Worship 8:30 & 11:00 a.m.

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Bringing the Good News of Jesus Christ to Gloucester Point

Pastor’s Welcome Message

Hi,My name is Moonsup “Paul” Song, pastor at Bethany United Methodist Church. I am here to greet you, and welcome you to Bethany faith community where we are encountered by the life of Jesus Christ, life-giving, life-saving, life-restoring, and life eternal. As we continue to grow in his love, as we love each other, love…
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AARP Tax-Aide Returns to Bethany UMC

AARP Tax-Aide will be preparing individual tax returns at Bethany on Wednesdays, beginning on February 1 and continuing weekly through April 12.  Appointments must be made in-person with Tax-Aide volunteers on Wednesdays from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.  Please do not contact the church office to schedule appointments.   Questions?  Call theAARP Tax-Aide information line at 804‑654-1407 and leave…
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Bethany Bible Study (BBS), 2023

In 2022, Bethany UMC read through the Bible together. In 2023, we will extend our study of God’s Word with Bethany Bible Study (BBS), 2023 and we invite you to join us! Based on responses to our congregational survey, we plan to begin a study of the book of Romans on Thursday evenings in February.…
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Confirmation Class 2023

Confirmation Class 2023 will meet weekly on Sunday mornings at 9:45, beginning Sunday, February 12.  Confirmation class is for all who were baptized as infants and/or have reached age 12, and is provided for basic Christian faith formation to help them grow in faith the rest of their lives. This year we are offering a…
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Sunday School

Bethany’s Sunday school meets each Sunday morning at 9:45 a.m.  Classes are offered for children, youth, and adults.  Visitors are invited!

United Women in Faith

The United Women in Faith (formerly United Methodist Women) offer women of all ages the opportunity for Christian learning, service, and fellowship.  Bethany’s UWIF is composed of two circles:  the Naomi Circle and the JOY Circle.  All women of the church are eligible and welcome to participate.   Naomi Circle:                        third Thursday at 10:30 a.m.  JOY Circle:               …
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United Methodist Men

The United Methodist Men (UMM) is a ministry whose purpose is to build men spiritually and involve them in the total life of the church.  The UMM of Bethany Church meets once a month for a meal, fellowship, and program.   All men of the church are invited to participate.  For more information, please contact UMM…
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Homebound Ministries

Homebound Ministries meets once a month at 9:30 a.m. to prepare and deliver delicious meals to our shut-ins.  The date is published in our bulletin and newsletter.  All adults are welcome to join us for this very special time of ministry and fellowship.  Even if you don’t cook, come join us!  We can always use extra folks…
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Worship Times

Bethany UMC offers two in-person worship services each Sunday — Informal worship at 8:30 a.m. and Traditional worship at 11:00 a.m. We would be happy for you and your family to join us! Our Traditional service is livestreamed on our Facebook page and recorded for later broadcast on our YouTube page.

Church and Society Committee

The goals of the Church and Society Committee of the United Methodist Church are to strive for peace and justice and to promote the church’s responsibility to become stewards of a “greener” church and community. In keeping with these goals Bethany’s Church and Society Committee strives to: Make Bethany a “Greener” Church by: Encouraging members…
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