We encourage our church family to get together outside of worship times. Our church offers a range of social, learning and volunteer events that help strengthen our members as individuals and as a community.
MANY OPPORTUNITUES TO GROW IN FAITH & COMMUNITY
BEER • CONVERSATION • GOD
Brewing Theology is a place to share with each other as we explore our understanding and experiences with God. Several different religious beliefs are usually represented each time we meet. Brewing Theology, crafting our beliefs, doubts and questions about God.
LETS TAKE A HIKE!
Join us for a monthly hike as we explore God's creation in and around Grants Pass. Expert hikers, casual ramblers, fast walkers and the slow and steady, this is for you! Some may hike the entire trail, some might just do half, but no one gets left behind.
Valley of the Rogue Trail
Sunday, April 10 - After Worship
For more information about and directions for
upcoming hikes click the link below.
ROGUE AREA SENIOR COMPUTER ASSISTANCE LEAGUE
Seniors Helping Seniors Use and Enjoy Their Computers
The purpose of the organization is to assist seniors (50+) in learning how to use computers and other technology related devices. Classes include the Windows operating systems for PCs, Apple/Mac operating systems, MS Office applications, Email, Internet browsers and many more.
Classes are held in the "Fireside Room" @ Bethany Presbyterian Church. Class schedules vary.
Classes require pre-registration and a fee for each class.
WOMEN + FAITH: DISCUSSION GROUP
Christ Care is a group of women who come together to read and study a Christian book as well as encourage,
uplift, and pray for one another.
Women of all ages and all faith are welcome to join!
Three meeting times available.
Mondays @ 1:00
Thursdays @ 10:30 & 1:00
For more information contact
Jonelle Mauer (541) 660-8475
Created In Love
Created In Love creates and provides shawls, lap blankets and hats of different sizes and shapes to residents of several skilled nursing facilities, the VA, Gospel Rescue Mission and the Women’s Crisis Support Team. Our creations also include loveys/littles which are very small blankets (anxiety reducers) given to young children receiving care at urgent care centers.
We meet the 1st Wednesday of each month in the "Fireside Room" @ Bethany Presbyterian Church
FOR FRIENDS & FAMILY OF ALCOHOLICS
Al‑Anon is a mutual support program for people whose lives have been affected by someone else’s drinking. By sharing common experiences and applying the Al-Anon principles, families and friends of alcoholics can bring positive changes to their individual situations, whether or not the alcoholic admits the existence of a drinking problem or seeks help.
Al-Anon meets each Tuesday at 6:00 in the
"Fireside Room" @ Bethany Presbyterian Church.
No fee is required to attend.
Torah Study with Rabbi Russell McAlmond
TRADITIONAL JEWISH TEXT • 21ST CENTURY VALUES
The Torah is the compilation of the first five books of the Hebrew Bible, namely the books of Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy.
We meet on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays each month.
Bethany Presbyterian Church "Small Lounge"
This Torah study is based on traditional Jewish texts but incorporating 21st Century values. It is open to everyone regardless of background or beliefs. We try to find values in the Torah and other readings that help us understand how to love our neighbors. We believe that bringing everyone together is better than dividing them by group or background. We are all made in the image of God and yet all unique deserving equality of respect.
"I WILL SING AND MAKE MUSIC..." Psalm 108:1
Bethany is well known for its quality music programming. Led by Kate Campbell, Music Director our Chancel Choir lifts their voices in song at our weekly services.
For more information contact:
3 Practices Circles
CROSSING THE DIFFERENCE DIVIDE
A 3Practice Circle isn’t a debate or even a discussion, it truly is a safe place for seeking clarity and understanding, with no obligation to agree. The Circle is designed to make sure nobody gets ambushed, talked over, bullied, advantaged or disadvantaged. There’s a referee who makes sure folks stay on time, on task and civil.
Dimentia Cargivers Support Group
This group comes together for support and to share information. We are happy to welcome new participants caring for or in a relationship with someone with any dementia, Alzheimer’s or memory problem.
All caregivers, whether family or not, are invited.
1st Wednesday of each month
10:30 am to Noon
Bethany Presbyterian Church "Library"
All meetings are free of charge.
For more information contact
Georgi Gentry (541) 531-8484