Giving Thanks on Giving Tuesday

For 40 years, Bethesda Renewal Centre has been a haven of quietness and peace for the body of Christ to come away and be still with the Trinity.We are completely supported by the Spirit-led contributions of givers like you and we would be honoured to receive a donation today from you in any … [Read more...]

A Prayer for Canada

May Canada be known as a people who seek the face of God - which is the deepest and most intimate of joys in this world. (Psalm 24:6). ———————————————————————————————————————————————— May Canada be a nation whom, as much as it's in our hands, "live at peace with all people" (Romans … [Read more...]

40 Years of Ministry….

"For the word of the Lord is upright, and all his work is done in faithfulness" - Psalm 33:4. For 40 years, God's Spirit has welcomed thousands of people here to Bethesda, to come rest in His presence, in the midst of His beautiful creation, escaping the cycle of distractions and … [Read more...]

Bethesda Maple Syrup Returns – Available for Sale!

Sugar Bush Season has returned to Bethesda Renewal Centre after a well-deserved 1 year break for our trees! Our signature, wood-fired maple syrup, lovingly made on the property, is now ready to purchase. https://youtu.be/GNXrjjHwKoUHere is our available maple syrup grades and list of bottle … [Read more...]

A Warm Thought on a Chilly Night

 It is a winter wonderland out there in Ottawa! People often stop using the phrase "winter wonderland" after Christmastime. In the busyness of life after this holy time of year, it can be easy to loose focus on the precious gift of Jesus - our eternal Saviour. In Philippians 4:8, we … [Read more...]

Merry Christmas!

"O send out Your light and Your truth, let them lead me; Let them bring me to Your holy hill And to Your dwelling places." • (Psalm 43:3) • Jesus came as the light of the world to save us from its darkness. He gave us truth to escape the separation from His love that lies and sin cause. May we seek … [Read more...]

Today Is Giving Tuesday!

For the past 39 years.... Bethesda Renewal Centre has been a haven of peace for Christian individuals and groups to intentionally retreat into God's presence to be still and know Him more.Today is Giving Tuesday - a day where valued donations that support God's work here will have $1 added to … [Read more...]

Our Prayers Are Yours #OttawaTornado

Our prayers are with you and our beloved city of Ottawa in the wake of Friday's tornado.May God’s love, faithfulness and peace shine in and through your heart, mind, soul and spirit in the aftermath of this storm.Blessings, Bethesda Renewal … [Read more...]

Celebrating Canada

We hope you stayed cool as you celebrated our beloved nation of Canada this week!May God establish His dominion from "sea to sea" (Psalm 72:8) as we - His church - continue to rest in His peace, live by His grace and share His love to our neighbours, friends and family who need His … [Read more...]

Bethesda’s 39th Birthday!

Psalm 33:4: For the word of the Lord is upright, and all his work is done in faithfulness. We are thankful for the Lord's continued, steadfast ministry in Spirit, in Truth, in Quietness and in Trust at Bethesda over the past 39 years and look forward to seeing what His plans are for the … [Read more...]