Community Opportunities

Camp WinShape 2018

The date will forever be etched in my memory: June 28, 2017. On that date, my son’s counselor, Caroline, eagerly pulled me aside at camper pick-up to share with me that my son had “something really special to share with me.” In his sweet, six-year-old way, he tried to explain that at camp that day,…

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All You Need Is Love

I have a favorite movie entitled, “Love Actually.” I am not sure how many times I have watched it, but I can guarantee the number would be high. There are probably six different stories going on at the same time in the movie, and they eventually all revolve around love in the end. The opening…

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Help Venezuela Now

Venezuela is in the worst humanitarian crisis in this Hemisphere. People are starving and medical care is almost non-existent. It wasn’t always like this. Venezuela was once the wealthiest country in South America and has the greatest natural resources, including the largest oil reserves in the world. But due to massive government corruption, a failed…

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MB Kids Gather and Grow During Holy Week

Mt. Bethel is intentionally focused on three core values: Gather. Go. Grow. This keeps every event and activity focused and ensures that each one supports the Mt. Bethel Vision of Greater: to love like Christ so that our lives, our city, and the world are transformed for the glory of God. During Holy Week, the MB…

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Camp Hope: Healing Heartbreak

Every summer, dozens and dozens of smiling, selfless Mt. Bethel volunteers give up their Sunday and meet at our church to ensure our Camp Hope campers, all children with an incarcerated parent, are safely checked in for their bus ride to camp. Eight-year-old Kennedy waited four years for her chance to get on the bus.…

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Fight to Win!

Growing up in America, we are often taught that if you fight, fight to win. No one likes to lose. I certainly don’t! Speaking of fighting–my wife, Kristen, and I have found a new favorite TV series to stream on Amazon Prime after the kids go to bed: Poldark. Maybe some of you have seen it.…

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Fight Night Feature Couple: Jennifer Nurnberg and Bo Bruner

Fight Night Feature Couple: Jennifer Nurnberg and Bo Bruner Part One of a Four-part Series On Friday, March 23, Mt. Bethel will be hosting Fight Night – a Marriage Conference with relationship expert, Dr. Les Parrot. In preparation for this event, we will be featuring a Q&A with several Mt. Bethel couples, in various relationship…

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Financial Aid Needed for Earthquake Victims

Donate now A 7.8 (Richter scale) earthquake struck Ecuador at 6:58pm on April 16. One of Mt. Bethel’s missions partners, SIFAT (Servants in Faith and Technology), has partnerships with local churches and partnerships with other local faith organizations. Many of the young adults who have gone through the youth programs at Mt. Bethel have served in…

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