BETHEL
A small church with a Big Heart for the community


Celebrating 150 years
in our church building

SUNDAY SERVICE
A blend of traditional & contemporary fellowship, worship and word
Every Sunday Morning
10:45am

WHAT'S ON

SUNDAY SANCTUARY


Sunday 21st October
7:00pm
Led by Revd David Mann

Sunday Sanctuary offers an alternative time of worship and reflection.
We meet in the Meridain Hall, or Compass Room at Bethel and we are joined by members of other local church communities for a short time of worship, prayer, fellowship and reflection.

BETHEL PRESENTS

JAZZ NIGHT AT BETHEL

Saturday 13th October 7.30pm at Bethel Church Swavesey Tickets £7.50

Featuring Auburn Keyes Jazz duo.
With unscheduled spontaneity, this duo take classics from times past and present and give them a turn that creates the feeling that all is new, yet strangely familiar…at times tunes to hum under your breath, at times songs to soak within, or kick back and delight in.

PRAYER GATHERING

Prayer Gathering
Sunday 14th October

Our monthly Prayer Gathering in shaped around a simple shared meal and a time of discussion and prayer. Soup and bread is provided and there is normally a theme or topic around which our prayer will focus

Come and join us at 12:45pm, following our morning worship service

HARMONICS

Harmonics
Sunday 23rd September at 4:30pm

Harmonics is our informal music meetup. It is an opportunity for people of all ages to get together to sing and play instruments in a relaxed and fun setting.

You don’t have to be musically gifted or talented to join us at Harmonics and there is no pressure to perform. Just come along and have some fun.

THE HUB

THE HUB @ THE COMPASS ROOM FRIDAY – 7PM to 9PM

The Hub is an Open Access Youth Club for children and young people aged 11 to 16.

Those who attend The Hub are required to register for Safeguarding reasons but are free to come and go as they please.

We have a selection of games consoles, laptops, and other activities available including; Table Tennis, Table Football, board games and karaoke.

There is a tuck shop at The Hub where you can buy a selection of sweets, snacks and drinks.

SERMON RECORDINGS
Recordings of sermons are available in our Sermon Library

LATEST NEWS

The Leadership Team

Revd David Mann
Revd David Mann
Minister

David has been the minister at Bethel since 2008. He lives in Swavesey with his two children. He has oversight of Youth & Children’s Work, and shares oversight for Worship and Fellowship

Yinka Opaleye
Yinka Opaleye
Deacon & Administrator

As well as being the church administrator Yinka shares oversight for Fellowship.

John Snead
John Snead
Deacon & Treasurer

As well as being the church treasurer, John shares oversight of Ministry.

Janet King
Janet King
Deacon

Janet shares oversight of Prayer and Outreach.

Ed King
Ed King
Deacon

Ed shares oversight of Worship and Discipleship, and also oversees property and maintenance.

Mary Crump
Mary Crump
Deacon

Mary shares oversight of Outreach and Ministry.

Sue Hope
Sue Hope
Deacon

Sue shares oversight of Prayer and Discipleship.

Other Ministries
Wendy Snead
Wendy Snead
Worship Group Leader & Pastoral Team Leader
Wendy leads our Worship group, which provides the music and prayer for our Sunday services. She also coordinates our Pastoral Care Team.
Jalon Walter
Jalon Walter
Children & Youth Worker
Jalon is our new Children & youth Worker.

He joined the church on August 2018 from Germany, and will be working with us for the next 12 months.

He will be coordinating our children and youth ministries in the church, local schools and community.

MINISTRIES

HOW WE DO CHURCH

SIX PURPOSES OF CHURCH
Discipleship - Fellowship - Ministry - Outreach - Prayer - Worship
The Six Purposes of Church is a way for us to measure the activity and health of the fellowship; providing a system that allows us to keep in touch with what is happening, what might need developing, what might need introducing, or what might need changing.

Everything that we do, or might do, at Bethel fits into at least one of the Six Purposes, and through the allocation of oversight to our deacons we have a way to make sure that what we are doing is purposeful and in line with where we believe God is calling and leading us.

You can find out more about each of the Six Purposes by clicking on the links below.

DISCIPLESHIP FELLOWSHIP MINISTRY OUTREACH PRAYER WORSHIP

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