Family

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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You Asked For It: When Adult Children Stray from Faith

“What do we do when adult children stray from the faith?” As the father of an 11-year-old boy, how my son is going to respond to the Christian faith in his adulthood is something that I think about and pray over constantly. There are at least two great men who serve as mentors to me…
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It Only Takes a Spark

This month, I had the opportunity to chaperone the SCREAM retreat. (Students Celebrating and Rejoicing Enthusiastically in the Almighty Messiah). We took eighty five 4th- and 5th-grade students into the North Georgia Mountains to enjoy a weekend of worship, fellowship, and a whole lot of fun. Voluntarily signing up to chaperone a trip like this…
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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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What Happens on the Easter Walk?

What is the Easter Walk? This year, MB Kids would love to partner with you and introduce the Easter Walk on Wednesday, March 21, from 5:30-7pm. This interactive, educational, outdoor Lenten journey will focus on the last week of Jesus’ life on earth. The walk is comprised of stations depicting the Easter story and includes…
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Fight Night Feature Couple: Katie and John Adkisson

Fight Night Feature Couple: Katie and John Adkisson Part Three 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 stages, across…
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Becoming an Eagle Scout

The Rank of Eagle Scout is the highest honor in scouting, and has been earned by only 2% of boys in scouting. Mt. Bethel’s Troop 1011 has a rich history of developing young men with the character, dedication, leadership, and talent required to achieve this rank. In 2015, Troop 1011 will have a record seventeen scouts…
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