Tuesday, May 26, 2020


Out with the old in with the new!!!! Please join us on our new website:

www.BethanyYork.org

We will no longer be using this blog, thank you for visiting this page in the past.

We have one final service this Sunday on the Pastor's Facebook page and then we will be televising on the website.

This Sunday's service will be in house, we will be closely be following guidelines for attendance.

Instructions for Facebook Service

 The service will be shared on the Facebook platform. You will need to be my friend on Facebook. If you don't have Facebook, go to the App Store on your phone and type Facebook in the search bar. Press "Get." Facebook will download in less than a minute. Fill in the basic personal information requested.If you just downloaded Facebook (or aren't already  "my friend" on Facebook), type Wayne Heberlig in the Facebook search bar. Press the "Add Friend" that will be beside my name. I will have to accept your friend request… and I will be sure that anyone making this request before 9:45 on Sunday Morning will be added to the list of those able to see Bethany's Worship Video.
When we are live… Facebook will tell you "Wayne Heberlig is going live" - click that! The site will go active around 9:59 am on Sunday with our service beginning at 10 AM.

Thursday, May 21, 2020


This week’s message is “Victims of Identity Theft” and the Scripture reading is from Luke 3: 21-22 and Luke 4: 1-13.  We are getting closer to having our new church website, which will be BethanyYork.org up and running!! And we are anticipating having service in house next Sunday, the church office will keep everyone informed of these two significant events! This week’s service will still be on Pastor Wayne’s Facebook page.



Instructions for Facebook Service
 The service will be shared on the Facebook platform. You will need to be my friend on Facebook. If you don't have Facebook, go to the App Store on your phone and type Facebook in the search bar. Press "Get." Facebook will download in less than a minute. Fill in the basic personal information requested.
If you just downloaded Facebook (or aren't already  "my friend" on Facebook), type Wayne Heberlig in the Facebook search bar. Press the "Add Friend" that will be beside my name. I will have to accept your friend request… and I will be sure that anyone making this request before 9:45 on Sunday Morning will be added to the list of those able to see Bethany's Worship Video.
When we are live… Facebook will tell you "Wayne Heberlig is going live" - click that! The site will go active around 9:59 am on Sunday with our service beginning at 10 AM.

Thursday, May 14, 2020







This week’s message is "No Intermission When You Enter Mission” and the scripture is from Mark 10: vs 35-45. Today’s service is on Pastor Wayne’s Facebook page. The Facebook instructions are below, as usual!


Instructions for Facebook Service

The service will be shared on the Facebook platform. You will need to be my friend on Facebook. If you don't have Facebook, go to the App Store on your phone and type Facebook in the search bar. Press "Get." Facebook will download in less than a minute. Fill in the basic personal information requested.
If you just downloaded Facebook (or aren't already  "my friend" on Facebook), type Wayne Heberlig in the Facebook search bar. Press the "Add Friend" that will be beside my name. I will have to accept your friend request… and I will be sure that anyone making this request before 9:45 on Sunday Morning will be added to the list of those able to see Bethany's Worship Video.
When we are live… Facebook will tell you "Wayne Heberlig is going live" - click that! The site will go active around 9:58 am on Sunday with our service beginning at 10 AM.

Friday, May 8, 2020



We are in our 8th online worship service. We have seen steady viewership and are thankful for that, and thankful that we can still be worshiping. 2nd Sundays of the month are World Hunger Sundays, please keep this in mind when tithing. This week’s message is:
“The Hallmark of a Christ Follower“ and the scripture is from Hebrews 1 :1-6. 
Sunday's service is on Pastor Wayne’s Facebook page. The Facebook instructions are below, as usual!


Instructions for Facebook Service

The service will be shared on the Facebook platform. You will need to be my friend on Facebook. If you don't have Facebook, go to the App Store on your phone and type Facebook in the search bar. Press "Get." Facebook will download in less than a minute. Fill in the basic personal information requested.
If you just downloaded Facebook (or aren't already  "my friend" on Facebook), type Wayne Heberlig in the Facebook search bar. Press the "Add Friend" that will be beside my name. I will have to accept your friend request… and I will be sure that anyone making this request before 9:45 on Sunday Morning will be added to the list of those able to see Bethany's Worship Video.
When we are live… Facebook will tell you "Wayne Heberlig is going live" - click that! The site will go active around 9:58 am on Sunday with our service beginning at 10 AM.

Tuesday, May 5, 2020




This Sunday is Mother's Day, please email the church office your "in Honor of" and/or "in Memory of" requests for the Mother's Day booklet.




adminasst@Bethanyumcyork.org

Thursday, April 30, 2020



This Sunday’s worship will  be on Pastor Wayne’s FaceBook page again. Reminder: with this Sunday being the first one of the month, it is Missions Sunday, as we continue helping to support IMO Missions. This week’s message is “Remembering to Forget“ and the scripture reading is Philippians 3: 7-14. Please continue to send in your “in Honor of / in Memory of” emails for your Mom(s) or Motherly persons for a Mother’s Day bulletin. Also, the parking lot will be open for those who chose to come to the church for worship, and we ask that you adhere to established safe distancing recommendations. 






Instructions for Facebook Service

The service will be shared on the Facebook platform. You will need to be my friend on Facebook. If you don't have Facebook, go to the App Store on your phone and type Facebook in the search bar. Press "Get." Facebook will download in less than a minute. Fill in the basic personal information requested.
If you just downloaded Facebook (or aren't already  "my friend" on Facebook), type Wayne Heberlig in the Facebook search bar. Press the "Add Friend" that will be beside my name. I will have to accept your friend request… and I will be sure that anyone making this request before 9:45 on Sunday Morning will be added to the list of those able to see Bethany's Worship Video.
When we are live… Facebook will tell you "Wayne Heberlig is going live" - click that! The site will go active around 9:58 am on Sunday with our service beginning at 10 AM.

Friday, April 24, 2020



Please join us for this Sunday’s worship on Pastor Wayne’s FaceBook page. We have been seeing very consistent viewership and want to say Thank You for your commitment to worship. The parking lot will be available again for those who chose to come to the church, and we ask to adhere to established safe distancing recommendations.



Instructions for Facebook Service

The service will be shared on the Facebook platform. You will need to be my friend on Facebook. If you don't have Facebook, go to the App Store on your phone and type Facebook in the search bar. Press "Get." Facebook will download in less than a minute. Fill in the basic personal information requested.
If you just downloaded Facebook (or aren't already  "my friend" on Facebook), type Wayne Heberlig in the Facebook search bar. Press the "Add Friend" that will be beside my name. I will have to accept your friend request… and I will be sure that anyone making this request before 9:45 on Sunday Morning will be added to the list of those able to see Bethany's Worship Video.
When we are live… Facebook will tell you "Wayne Heberlig is going live" - click that! The site will go active around 9:58 am on Sunday with our service beginning at 10 AM.

Friday, April 17, 2020




This Sunday's service will be again shared on the Facebook platform. Easter Sunday’s “in car” service went extremely well. We had a good number of cars in the parking lot. And it was great to see everyone! If you choose to do an “in car” service again, it is okay to do so. However, we must adhere to the established guidelines for assembly and for social distancing.   

Instructions:
You will need to be Pastor Wayne’s friend on Facebook. If you don't have Facebook, go to the App Store on your phone and type Facebook in the search bar. Press "Get." Facebook will download in less than a minute. Fill in the basic personal information requested.

If you just downloaded Facebook (or aren't already  "my friend" on Facebook), type Wayne Heberlig in the Facebook search bar. Press the "Add Friend" that will be beside my name. I will have to accept your friend request… 

When we are live… Facebook will tell you "Wayne Heberlig is going live" - click that! 

Tuesday, April 14, 2020


Sunday Service
Facebook information


Sunday's service will be shared on the Facebook platform. You will need to be my friend on Facebook. If you don't have Facebook, go to the App Store on your phone and type Facebook in the search bar. Press "Get." Facebook will download in less than a minute. Fill in the basic personal information requested.

If you just downloaded Facebook (or aren't already  "my friend" on Facebook), type Wayne Heberlig in the Facebook search bar. Press the "Add Friend" that will be beside my name. I will have to accept your friend request… 

When we are live… Facebook will tell you "Wayne Heberlig is going live" - click that! 

Wednesday, April 8, 2020



We will be having a Maundy Thursday communion service at 7 pm, online from Pastor Wayne's home and on his Facebook page. 

The service will be shared on the Facebook platform. You will need to be my friend on Facebook. If you don't have Facebook, go to the App Store on your phone and type Facebook in the search bar. Press "Get." Facebook will download in less than a minute. Fill in the basic personal information requested.

If you just downloaded Facebook (or aren't already  "my friend" on Facebook), type Wayne Heberlig in the Facebook search bar. Press the "Add Friend" that will be beside my name. I will have to accept your friend request… 

When we are live… Facebook will tell you "Wayne Heberlig is going live" - click that! 

Thursday, April 2, 2020



We will once again be broadcasting our 10am Sunday Worship service on Pastor Wayne’s FaceBook page. Please use the instructions below to view this Sunday’s service. The IMO event at Isaac’s on the 5th of April is cancelled. We will not be having our Easter Sunrise service at Mt. Rose Cemetery this year. The Maundy Thursday Service and Easter Services are still in the planning stages.           


                Steps to tap into our live Worship Setting video from Bethany Church…
The service will be shared on the Facebook platform. You will need to be my friend on Facebook. If you don't have Facebook, go to the App Store on your phone and type Facebook in the search bar. Press "Get." Facebook will download in less than a minute. Fill in the basic personal information requested.
If you just downloaded Facebook (or aren't already  "my friend" on Facebook), type Wayne Heberlig in the Facebook search bar. Press the "Add Friend" that will be beside my name. I will have to accept your friend request… and I will be sure that anyone making this request before 9:45 on Sunday Morning will be added to the list of those able to see Bethany's Worship Video.
When we are live… Facebook will tell you "Wayne Heberlig is going live" - click that! The site will go active around 9:58 am on Sunday with our service beginning at 10 AM.

Thursday, March 26, 2020





Sunday March 29th.

We will once again be broadcasting our 10am Sunday Worship service on Pastor Wayne’s FaceBook page. I have included the instructions below in case you did not receive a “snail mail” letter from Pastor Wayne! The letter explains our situation here at Bethany and contains the instructions below. From everything I heard, people thought the service went extremely well and it was well received!  If you have not received this letter, please email me to let me know. As a reminder, the Craft Guild bazaar for Saturday the 28th is cancelled, and so is the IMO event at Isaac’s on the 5th of April. And, we will not be having our Easter Sunrise service at Mt. Rose Cemetery this year. I will be providing updates on other events as they become available. 

                 Steps to tap into our live Worship Setting video from Bethany Church…

The service will be shared on the Facebook platform. You will need to be my friend on Facebook. If you don't have Facebook,go to the App Store on your phone and type Facebook in the search bar. Press "Get." Facebook will download in less than a minute. Fill in the basic personal information requested.
If you just downloaded Facebook (or aren't already "my friend" on Facebook), type Wayne Heberlig in the Facebook search bar. Press the "Add Friend" that will be beside my name. I will have to accept your friend request… and I will be sure that anyone making this request before 9:45 on Sunday Morning will be added to the list of those able to see Bethany's Worship Video.
When we are live… Facebook will tell you "Wayne Heberlig is going live" - click that! The site will go active around 9:58 am on Sunday with our service beginning at 10 AM.

Friday, March 20, 2020


March 3/20/2020

Yesterday we mailed a letter from Pastor Wayne explaining our situation here at Bethany with respect to the pandemic. There are also instructions on how to access this week’s worship message from Pastor Wayne. I have included that here just in case the letter is not delivered in time. Please take time to read the letter, also please invite family and friends to join us in worship via Facebook this Sunday.  


From Pastor Wayne: Because Worship is such a vital part of what the Church does, I will be leading an on-line service each week. These services will be streamed live at 10 AM from my Facebook account.  

                     Steps to tap into our live Worship Setting video from Bethany Church…
The service will be shared on the Facebook platform. You will need to be my friend on Facebook. If you don't have Facebook, go to the App Store on your phone and type Facebook in the search bar. Press "Get." Facebook will download in less than a minute. Fill in the basic personal information requested.
If you just downloaded Facebook (or aren't already “my friend" on Facebook), type Wayne Heberlig in the Facebook search bar. Press the "Add Friend" that will be beside my name. I will have to accept your friend request… and I will be sure that anyone making this request before 9:45 on Sunday Morning will be added to the list of those able to see Bethany's Worship Video.
When we are live… Facebook will tell you "Wayne Heberlig is going live" - click that! The site will go active around 9:55 on Sunday with our service beginning at 10 AM.

Wednesday, March 18, 2020






All activities, including worship, have been suspended for at least the next 2 (two) weeks. Continue to check the website homepage for updates.

Thank you.
Mike C.

Friday, March 13, 2020




Sunday March 15th

9:00 a.m. Traditions Service

10:15 a.m. Sunday Schools

11:00 a.m. Celebrations Service

Worship Leader:  Dave Snyder

Message:
Gary Werner
“What’s So Amazing about Grace?”


Nursery Attendant – Aide
Chris Saur- Nancy Walters

Greeters: 
Ruth and Jerry Helfrich: Parking Lot Entrance
                  Lucy Jacobs: Ogontz Entrance
                 Donna Julius: Gathering Place

 Head Usher: Mike Corcoran
 Ushers:  Joann Hengst, Steve Rutland, Casey Van Arsdale, Joann Coble

Monday, March 9, 2020




On Sunday, March 22

Bethany’s Youth Group, “Friends of Jesus” will be hosting an important presentation on human trafficking. We will see the movie PRICELESS and will have a discussion time that starts at 2 pm in the Bethany UMC Gathering Place. 


Thursday, March 5, 2020



Saturday March 7th
Girl Scout Cookie Distribution in Gathering Place
10:30 am- 3:30 pm


Sunday March 8th



9:00 a.m. Traditions Service

10:15 a.m. Sunday Schools

11:00 a.m. Celebrations Service

Worship Leader:  Mike Corcoran

Message:
“Able to Remember”


Nursery Attendant – Aide 
Mandy Mulhollem – Stacy Corcoran

Greeters: 
Connie and Steve Rutland: Parking Lot Entrance
                     Beth Alwood: Ogontz Entrance
                      Donna Julius: Gathering Place

 Head Usher: Mike Corcoran (need sub) 
 Ushers: Stacy Corcoran (need sub) , Jerry Helfrich, Dick Eberly, Steve Abel

Thursday, February 27, 2020






Sunday March 1st

9:00 a.m. Traditions Service

10:15 a.m. Sunday Schools

11:00 a.m. Celebrations Service

Worship Leader:  Tina Knaub

Message:
“To Show the Love”

12:30 p.m. VBS meeting in Youth Room


Nursery Attendant – Aide
Jess Lynn – Bob Lehman

Greeters: 
Connie and Steve Rutland: Parking Lot Entrance
Beth Alwood: Ogontz Entrance
Donna Julius: Gathering Place

 Head Usher: Mike Corcoran
 Ushers: Stacy Corcoran, Jerry Helfrich, Dick Eberly, Steve Abel

Friday, February 21, 2020

       Sunday February 23rd

9:00 a.m. Traditions Service

10:15 a.m. Sunday Schools

11:00 a.m. Celebrations Service

Worship Leader:  Ray Sandy

Message:
“To Grow the Love”


Nursery Attendant – Aide
Chris Saur – Mike Corcoran

Greeters: Lucy Jacobs: Parking Lot Side
                      Dick Eberly: Ogontz Side
                    Donna Julius: Celebrations

 Head Usher: Jerry Helfrich
 Ushers: Stacy Corcoran, Joanne Hengst, Mike Corcoran(need sub), Casey Van Arsdale

Thursday, February 13, 2020


Sunday February 16th

9:00 a.m. Traditions Service

10:15 a.m. Sonrise Cafe

11:00 a.m. Celebrations Service

Worship Leader:  Sue Creakman

Message:
“To Know the Love”


Nursery Attendant – Aide  Mandy Muhollem

Greeters: 
Sharon and Ken Pirie: Parking Lot Side
                Dick Eberly: Ogontz Side

                Donna Julius: Celebrations

 Head Usher: Jerry Helfrich
 Ushers: Sharon Pirie, Joanne Hengst,   Mike Corcoran, Casey Van Arsdale

Thursday, February 6, 2020


Sunday February 9th 2020

Renewal of Wedding Vows

10:00 a.m.
Combined Service

Worship Leader:  Dave Snyder

Message:
“Wedding Customs and the Word of God”


Nursery Attendants: Mandy Mulhollem, Chris Saur

Greeters: Dick Eberly: Parking Lot Side
                      Lucy Jacobs: Ogontz Side

                    Donna Julius: Celebrations

 Head Usher: Mike Corcoran
 Ushers: Jerry Helfrich, Stacy Corcoran, Brenda Bupp, Casey Van Arsdale

Friday, January 31, 2020




9:00 a.m. Traditions Service

10:15 a.m. Sunday School(s)

11:00 a.m. Celebrations Service

Worship Leader:  Mike Corcoran

Message:
“The DOW and Other Leading Economic  Indicators”


Nursery Attendant – Aide  Jess Lynn

Greeters: Beth Alwood: Parking Lot Side
                      Lucy Jacobs: Ogontz Side
                    Donna Julius: Celebrations

 Head Usher: Dave Snyder
 Ushers: Jerry Helfrich, Stacy Corcoran, Brenda Bupp, 
              Casey Van Arsdale




Friday, January 24, 2020




9:00 a.m. Traditions Service

10:15 a.m. Sunday School(s)

11:00 a.m. Celebrations Service

Worship Leader:  Gary Werner

Message:
“Measuring Up”


Nursery Attendant – Aide  Chris Saur

Greeters: Joann Hengst: Parking Lot Side
                       Brenda Bupp: Ogontz Side

                      Donna Julius: Celebrations

 Head Usher: Dick Eberly
 Ushers: Stacy Corcoran, Beth Alwood, Sue Creakman, Jerry Helfrich 

Thursday, January 2, 2020

9:00 a.m. Traditions Service

10:15 a.m. Sunday School(s)

11:00 a.m. Celebrations Service

Worship Leader:  Sue Creakman

Message:
“A New Start with a New Heart”


Nursery Attendant – Aide  Chris Saur

Greeters: Ruth and Jerry Helfrich: Parking Lot Side
Dick Eberly: Ogontz Side
Donna Julius: Celebrations

Head Usher: Dick Eberly
Ushers: Joann Hengst, Sharon Pirie, Casey Van Arsdale, Steve Abel