An outreach to individuals experiencing serious life problems. Members of the congregation receive special training to be of help to individuals in crisis. In the hustle and bustle of our daily lives, with all the stressful occurrences associated with modern day lifestyles; we sometimes experience situations that are more crisis oriented and can be overwhelming, i.e., divorce, hospitalization, job loss or loss of a loved one. Stephen Ministry is devoted to helping others who are experiencing such crises in their lives. Stephen Ministers go through extensive training in caring for and helping others in any number of stressful situations pertaining to life's unfortunate events. If you feel like you just need someone to talk with who is outside of your situation, who will listen attentively and hold you up in personal prayer, as well as protect your confidentiality, then please contact the church office. We have Stephen Ministers who are here to help you.
Choosing Wisely Before You Divorce (Facilitated by Mark Boerger)
For those in troubled marriages and considering divorce. God desires that marriages be a source of blessing. Divorce impacts most every aspect of the lives involved, and in many cases, can be avoided. This is a video-based program, prepared by experts, helps the couple seriously consider the various facets of the divorce decision, including legal, physical, financial, spiritual, emotional, and effects on children.
Alcoholics Anonymous meets at Bethany on a weekly basis. Please enter through the north door facing Slaughter Ln. The groups/meeting times are as follows:
Sunday - 6:00PM in room 107
Monday (Women's Group) - 7PM in room 107
Tuesday - 7PM in room 107
Wednesday - 7AM in room 107
Thursday - 7PM in room 107
Friday - 7PM in room 107