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 Bethany United Church of Christ.

6545 Rising Sun Avenue (at Magee) - Philadelphia, PA  19111

The Rev. Dr. Jack F. Price, Pastor
Ruth M. Kurtz, Minister of Music
Telephone Number: (215) 745-5231

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Holy Communion is Celebrated The First Sunday of Each Month and on Special Church Holidays.

Pastor Price gives his lesson during the Childrens Sermon.

We Are Very Fortunate To Have A Wonderful Choir.

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service - 7:30pm

God's Promises Proclaimed & Celebrated!
Join Us As We Worship God!

We are fully handicapped accessible.


**9:00 A.M. Adult/Young Bible Study (September to June)
**10:30 A.M. Worship Service in Sanctuary
**10:30 A.M. Children's Church (Children hear a sermon for them and are dismissed to class)
Holy Communion is celebrated the first Sunday of each month and on special religious holidays that will be in the calendar of events below. All are invited to partake.
Church School Classes:
Preschool:         Meets in Christian Education Wing
                          after dismissal from worship.
Primary:            Meets in Fellowship Hall
                          after dismissal from worship.
Young Adult:    Meets in Christian Education Wing.
Adults:              Meets in Christian Education Wing.

Wednesday Lenten Services:

From February 25 through March 25, 2015 - join us each Wednesday night from 7:45-8:30 P.M. in the Learning Center of The Philadelphia Protestant Home (6500 Tabor Avenue - Philadelphia, PA  19111) as we study the early texts of the Bible. There's plenty of parking. Be sure to check in with their security guards and they will point you in the right direction. See you there!

Spiritual Direction - Individual by appointment or group as requested on ongoing basis.


Sun., February 8, 9:30 A.M.: Rising SON Café in Fellowship Hall. A wonderful way for folks to try out our ministry and classes for the first time. Come for breakfast snacks, hear God's message, make a craft and enjoy the fellowship of others. Invite a friend to come with you!

Tues., February 10, 7:30 P.M.: Consistory Meeting in Fellowship Hall

Wed., February 18, 7:00 P.M.: Ash Wednesday - - The disposition of ashes will take place at 7:00 P.M. in the Sanctuary, followed by a service with Holy Communion at 7:30 P.M. This begins our Lenten Journey together.

Sun., February 22, 10:30 A.M.: First Sunday in Lent - - Join us for a service with Holy Communion.

Sun., February 22, 3:30 P.M.: Installation Service for The Rev. Dr. Jack Fletcher Price, Bethany's eighth pastor!

Sun., March 1, 10:30 A.M.: First Sunday - - Holy Communion.

Wed., March 4, 10:45 A.M.: Ladies Aid Meeting - - At 12noon, join the ladies for a card party and bingo!

Sat., March 7: Daylight Savings Times Begins - - Turns those clocks AHEAD one hour before you go to bed!

Sun., March 8, 9:00 A.M.: Aid for Friends Cook-a-Thon - - a Bethany favorite!

Sun., March 8, 12:00 P.M.: Annual Meeting of the Congregation and Friends of Bethany UCC

Tues., March 10, 7:30 P.M.: Consistory Meeting in Fellowship Hall. Our new officers of the board will be elected during this meeting.

Sun., March 29, 10:30 A.M.: Palm Sunday!

Thurs., April 2, 7:30 P.M.: Maundy Thursday - - A service commemorating the Last Supper of Jesus Christ will take place, with Holy Communion.

Fri., April 3, 1:00 P.M.: Good Friday - - A service marking the Crucifixion of Jesus Christ will take place in the sanctuary.

Sun., April 5, 10:30 A.M.: Easter Sunday! - - Christ the Lord is Risen Today! Join us for this rich celebration in the sanctuary with Holy Communion.


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