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Great is Thy Faithfulness

Going on a short-term mission trip is a life-changing experience. In the weeks leading up to the trip, you work together with the other team members, preparing devotions, crafts, and sometimes songs. You are preparing yourself to step into an unknown land, sharing the Gospel with the people that you meet. But the amazing thing…

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What is a Prayer Walk?

Prayer walks are not a new idea. For years, Christian Believers have walked around Mt. Bethel praying over the property, each doorway and for all who enter to experience God’s presence, each classroom that God’s word and truth would be proclaimed, and over the sanctuary that our worship would be pleasing to the Lord and…

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Fulfilling God’s Vision

Dear Mt. Bethel Friends, After over 17 years at Mt. Bethel, with almost 14 of those being in missions, God is leading me to fulfill a vision he gave me a number of years ago. Quite a few of my friends in the Mt. Bethel community have been asking exactly why I am leaving and…

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Son Flowers

In 2011, my husband, Steve, and I went to Romania at the urging and invitation of another Mt. Bethel member. We arrived, met the girls, and began to take in the beauty of the surroundings. The vast fields of sunflowers, which are flowers always seeking the sun, reminded us of how the girls we were…

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Update from Jody | 5-11-21

As we navigate together through this difficult season in the life of our church, we are so thankful for your continued support and encouragement. We have shared with you the challenges, particularly the financial challenges, we are facing as a result of the circumstances we have had thrust upon us. In exercising prudent stewardship, our…

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Living a with-God-life

Join us for this in-depth study of “Following Jesus; Living a with-God-life: Life in the Kingdom Now.” My limited interpretation of my limited observation (opinion) is that this is, possibly, the longest title for a Bible Study in the history of Mt. Bethel. We asked that it be published that way because every word is important…

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How Would You Choose? Who Would You Choose?

Several years ago, I heard a story about a man of very modest means who had eight children. When asked if it was hard feeding and supporting that many children, his answer was something along the lines of, “Yes, it’s very hard, but when I look around the table each night, I ask myself, ‘Which…

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Love in Action

“Hospitality is love in action. Hospitality is the flesh and muscle on bones of love.” – Alexander Strauch – The Love Commands Hospitality is not the same as entertaining, but one would be hard-pressed to find any groups that demonstrate both any better than the Food Service and Facilities teams at Mt. Bethel. With limited…

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