News & Announcements
Our 2018 Annual Power of God Convocation is quickly approaching, so mark your calendars and register TODAY! We're gearing up for six days of awesome music, intensive workshops, dynamic worship, and prolific preaching from some of the nation's finest men and women of God, under the theme, "The Encounter." Confirmed guest so far: Anthony Brown & Group Therapy, Bishop Noel Jones, Dr. Bill Winston, Prophet Daniel Amoateng, our very own Bishop David Evans and many more to come!! Special Pastors Rate (Pastor plus 9 leaders/members @$395). This rate expires on April 30th. For more information and to register, visit the POG Registration team in the lobby immediately after service.
Join us on Monday, May 28th for MANNA where we assist MANNA staff in preparing meals for individuals who are critically ill and/or have HIV. If you love volunteering for the community and can spare 2 hours of your time, this is the event for you! For more information, see a ministry representative in Harvest Hall or contact us at . Transportation to the site will be provided, but you must contact us today.
Enjoy a morning walk over the Ben Franklin bridge for a 4 mile fitness site excursion to downtown Philadelphia on Saturday, June 23rd @ 9:30am! This safe and beautiful scenic route from 135 feet int he air is enjoyed by bikers, runners and walkers alike! For more information on how you can participate, see a Dream Challenge Representative immediately following morning worship service!
Dream Challenge is looking for walkers and runners to join us for "The Color Run," also known as the Happiest 5K on the Planet, on Saturday, August 11th beginning promptly at 9am! The Color Run is a unique paint race that celebrates healthiness, happiness, and individuality! So if you are looking for a good time while also getting into shape, this is an event for YOU! Proceeds from this event support Back on My Feet, a national organization operating in 12 major cities coast to coast, who combats homelessness through the power of running, community support and essential employment and housing resources. For more information on how you can participate, see a Dream Challenge Representative immediately following morning worship service!
We are excited to partner with the American Red Cross on Sunday, July 8th to launch our Annual Community of Giving Blood Drive taking place here at the Plaza from 9am - 2pm! With the addition of rapid pass last year, we were successful in getting many of you through the process faster and more efficiently! Your pass commitment to our blood drive's success has impacted so many lives and we are praying that you will commit again this year. So, let's get those appointment times filled up NOW so that we can be properly staffed by the Red Cross on July 8!
Diamonds Women's Ministry
The Diamonds Ministry wants to thank everyone who came out to the first installment of the "Power" encounter. This riveting series continues on Tuesday, June 26th at 7pm at Intercessory Prayer. The discussion will be centered on the theme: "Your Perception Has Power." We're asking all ladies to fast from solid foods from 7am until the end of the session. Remember, sisters who attend every "Power Series" experience will receive a distinguished acknowledgement and special recognition for their commitment to our Annual Women's Summit in October.
Did you know 1 in every 4 individuals has a mental health condition of some kind according to the National Institute of Mental Health? The good news is help is available and recovery is achievable. In recognition of National Mental Illness Awareness Month, Innovations Ministries and Pathway Counseling Services cordially invites you to a conversation on Painting a Different Picture of Mental Wellness on Tuesday, May 29 at 7:00pm. This empowerment session features a panel of distinguished mental health professionals featuring Licensed Psychologist Dr. Ange Puig, Licensed Clinical Therapist & Licensed Professional Counselor Rev. Tiffany Smith and Licensed Clinical Social Worker Nefessa Wiggins. Learn how to identify, understand and respond to the signs of mental illness in adults and adolescents, get answers to your questions and information on community resources as we dispel the myths about mental illness. The workshop is free. Registration is required. Light refreshments will be served. Call (856) 782-6751 or stop by the Innovations Ministries table to register today.
Safe House Men's Ministry
Safe House Men's Day will be held on Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 8am and 11am services. In preperation for Men's Day, all men are invited to attend the "Fresh Start" Initiative Pep Rally and Open House on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 3pm and Corporate Prayer at 4pm. Join us at the Welcom reception for an afternoon of food, fun, fellowship, and prayer under the them "Men Back to the Alter." This years colors are shades of blue and our yearly assessment is $100. Men come out and intercede in prayer for our pastor, our church, the men of Bethany, our community, and the Nation.
The Safe House Men's Ministry is conducting a Shoe Drive Fundraiser from April 15, 2018 to June 15, 2018. Help us raise funds for our outreach initiatives by donating your slightly worn, used or new shoes and sneakers. Ask friends, family, neighbors, and co-workers too. Drop off boxes are located in the back of Harvest Hall and in both lobbies of the church. Men are needed to assist in this effort. If any brother is interested, please stop by the Safe House Men's table for further information.
The Safe House Men's Ministry in partnership with Innovations Ministries is calling all men. Be sure to mark your calendars for Sunday, June 24 after 8am and 11am services for the 2nd annual Men's Day Take Charge of Your Health" Health Fair. Men bring your families, bring your friends to this fun and exciting empowerment event that features free blood pressure and vision screenings, health vendors, health information, kids activities, giveaways, prizes, refreshments and much more. All are welcome. We have something for everyone. Stop by the Safe House table after service for more information.
David G. Evans Ministries
OnPointe ~ Join Bishop David G Evans every Saturday Morning @9am for OnPointe Radio ~ America’s #1 Christian Radio Talk Show in America. Stream at davidgevans.com or by radio at WFIL 560AM! Call in with your comments and questions regarding the week’s topic which covers current events to faithful living! You can also share your comments on facebook and twitter @davidgevans1! Get connected ~ you will be blessed by the message.
Lion King on Broadway
Come Join the Travel Ministry on Saturday, August 18th 2018 to see the Broadway Play "Lion King." New York's Award-winning Musical at the Minskoff Theatre in New York. Price is $185 per person includes rear-side orchestra seating, round trip transportation and driver gratuities. Deposit of $120 is DUE NOW to reserve your space! ALL deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable. No refunds after May 27, 2018. Final Payments due by July 15, 2018. See Travel Ministry in Harvest Hall for additional information. SPACE IS LIMITED!!
Martha's Vineyard and Cape Cod
Join The Travel Ministry as we travel to the beautiful Cape Cod, Including Martha's Vineyard Oct. 8th-12th 2018 This 5 Days - 4 Nights Package Includes transportation, lodging, breakfast, dinners, tours, meal taxes and all gratuities. Cost based on Double Occupancy, a deposit of $ 50.00PP( Non Transferable/ Non Refundable) required at registration. No Refunds after January 14, 2018 and final payment due July 15, 2018. See Travel Ministry Representative in Harvest Hall after both for additional Information! Space is limited!