Bethel’s Telephone Prayer Line Ministry NEEDS YOU! Can you commit to one (1) hour per/week interceding for those calling in for prayer. You can do this from the Church’s Administration Building (the “2901 Bldg.”) between the hours of 9:00 a.m. 9:00 p.m., OR from your own home, between the hours of 9:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. For more information, contact Min. Gail Allen at 215-885-2585, Ext. 328. Sunday School: Come out to Sunday School every Sunday morning starting at 10:00 a.m. There’s something for EVERYONE! My Brother’s Keeper Ministry: Am I my brother’s keeper? Yes I am. No one should slip through the cracks. No one should leave BDIC wounded or hurt. Everyone should feel supported. If you are concerned about a member, perhaps someone who you’ve noticed hasn’t been in service, etc., fill out the green card in the lobby and drop it in the adjacent mail box. We are our brothers’ keeper. Our love is for one another. Sons of Elijah/Daughters of Adonai Mentoring Ministries: Parents: Now is the season to resume having your young children participate in Bethel’s Boys’ and Girls’ mentoring ministries. Sons of Elijah, for boys, ages 7-12 and Daughters of Adonai, for girls, ages 7 - 12, meet on the 1st, 3rd and 5th Wednesdays of every month. For more information on the Daughters of Adonai, contact Sis. Crystal Johnson, Team Leader, at 215-885-2585, Ext. 453, and for more information on the Sons of Elijah, contact Bro. David Morgan or Pastor Wayne Diggs at 215-885-2585, Ext. 306. Bethel’s Caring Hands Food Pantry We urgently need your help. The shelves on the Caring Hands Food Pantry are almost bare. Help is needed. We need EVERYTHING! Meats of all types, fresh and frozen (we have freezers), as well as canned soups, stews, beans, canned meats, like tuna fish and canned chicken, potato dishes, canned fruit, juices, rice, rice mixes, frozen meats, canned and frozen vegetables, cereals, cold cereals, as well as Oatmeal, Grits, Cream of Wheat, Wheatena, pancake mixes, syrup, everything. Donations can be brought during the week to the 2901 Bldg. from 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Donations can be dropped off in the barrels in the Main Sanctuary on Wednesday evenings and Sundays during service. (Please note: Do NOT drop meats and other perishable food items into the barrels. They should be given to a Deacon or Elder.) ONE DAY OF HOPE OUTREACH MINISTRY: ONE DAY OF HOPE wishes to thank each and every one of you who gave so much. We were able to bless over 250 homeless people with meal gift cards, plus ready-to-eat snack and food items, toiletries, hats, gloves, scarfs and socks. You can STILL help! We will be going out again on Saturday, December 15th. We hope to distribute over 500 bags this time. We need team members to go out with us. Also, we need to constantly replenish our supplies. TRAVEL SIZE items needed are toothpaste, toothbrushes, body wash, combs/brushes, tissue packets, deodorant, feminine assistance items (napkins, tampons), disposable washcloths, lotion, hats/gloves/scarfs, blankets, socks, shampoo/ conditioner. All items can be placed in the barrels in the Sanctuary or the 2901 Bldg. We also distribute $5.00 meal cards (Dunkin Donuts, etc.). For more information, contact the church office at 215-885-2585. Recording of Bethel Services is Strictly Prohibited by Copyright Laws. There are signs posted throughout the Sanctuary. Please refrain from recording any Bethel service on your phone, IPAD, tablet, or any other recording device. Please adhere to the signs posted around the Sanctuary. We thank you for your cooperation. WELCOME NEW BETHELITES! Join us tonight at our 6:00 p.m. service as we welcome Bethel’s newest members and extend to them the right hand of fellowship. These are the last new members for 2018. New Members classes resume in January, 2019. ESTATE PLANNING 101 - HOW IT APPLIES TO YOU: Get your affairs in order NOW and protect your loved ones. Find out how. Bethel’s Marc Gaillard, II, Financial Consultant is back with another thought-provoking, interactive seminar and workshop. There’s still one session you can attend, Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. Get all the information you need regarding life insurance, wills, “living will”, 401K, trusts, property disposition, etc. All sessions will be held in the Administration Bldg. (the “2901 Building). For more information and to register, contact Marc directly at 215-422-2449. FOCUS Worship Night “The Heart of Worship.” All are invited to come hang out with FOCUS Young Adult Ministry next Friday, December 7, 2018, 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. in the Main Sanctuary. Join the young people and guest ministers for a night of pure worship and adoration, praise, prayer and singing.
All Night Prayer: All are invited to join us on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 11:00 p.m. in Bethel’s Main Sanctuary for ALL NIGHT PRAYER. There is so much in our world to pray about. Let’s meet at the altar and talk to our Father about it all. See you there! S.T.O.P. Evangelism Ministry Workshop: As Jesus’ Heart was moved with compassion, He spoke these words to His disciples. “The Harvest is plentiful but the laborers are few.” Matthew 9:37. Jesus wants us (His Church) to have the same compassion for His lost sheep. S.T.O.P. Evangelism Ministry is having a Ministry Training and Workshop. Join us on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. in the 2901 Building Adam Room. Please mark your calendar.
ALL ARE INVITED - JOIN BISHOP LAMBERT: All are invited to accompany our Pastor, Bishop Eric A. Lambert, Jr., as he preaches on the upcoming dates and locations: Monday, December 3, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at Balance Ministries International Prayer Center, located at 3502 Scotts Lane, Philadelphia, PA 19129. Sunday, December 9, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. at New Birth Praise and worship Christian Center, located at 2001 South 29th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19145 Friday, December 14, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. at Celestial Word Ministries, located at 2800 West Thompson Street, Philadelphia, PA 19121