Picnics and Lawn Chairs

It's hard to believe that today is Outstretched Arms II! Don't forget bring a picnic and blanket if you are coming to our Open House at 3:30pm! Also, please bring a lawn chair for our event at 5:00pm as we have limited seating. So excited to see what God does tonight. We can't wait to see … [Read more...]

Tomorrow is the Day! Outstretched Arms II – September 11, 2016

Don't forget that Outstretched II has been moved to THIS SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 11! Feel let us know you're coming on our Facebook event page, or shoot us an email at [email protected]! https://www.facebook.com/events/1186374138091563/ We hope to see you … [Read more...]

RAINDATE CONFIRMED! Outstretched Arms II – September 11, 2016

• IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT! • Due to an unpleasant Saturday forecast, we are officially moving Outstretched Arms II to THIS SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 11! Please see this poster and our Facebook event page for more info! •https://www.facebook.com/events/1186374138091563/ • We hope to see you here (253 … [Read more...]

Outstretched Arms II – Band Announcement!

We are so excited to release the official Outstretched Arms II poster - detailing the event and announcing who will be performing musically on September 10! Do you have friends who you want to introduce to Bethesda? Will you be a first time guest? Let us know you are coming on our Facebook event … [Read more...]

Outstretched Arms II – September 10, 2016

Outstretched Arms: A family-friendly night of local music, homemade baked goods, homespun art, and uplifting testimony to raise awareness and funds for the ministry of Bethesda Renewal Centre.   .... On behalf of us all at Bethesda, if you attended or volunteered at Outstretched Arms I, I want to … [Read more...]

How Did Outstretched Arms Go?

"His huge OUTSTRETCHED ARMS protect you— under them you’re perfectly safe; his arms fend off all harm. Fear nothing....." (Psalm 91:4-5 MSG) Thanks to your prayers and support, God graciously blessed us with a lovely Sunday night (no rain at all), the fellowship of 120 plus people, a beautiful … [Read more...]

Outstretched Arms: It Is Almost Time!

We are blessed that CHRI 99.1 FM has placed Outstretched Arms on their calendar! Have you yet? As October 4 approaches, we are finalizing the details for Outstretched Arms. One of the most important details is making sure YOU and your family are invited personally. Please help us know how … [Read more...]

Outstretched Arms – a Fundraiser for Bethesda

Outstretched Arms ~ Starlit melodies, Homemade goods, Uplifting testimony ~   In the aftermath of costly water damage to the retreat house, Bethesda is hosting a family-friendly night of local music, homemade baked goods and arts, and uplifting testimony to raise awareness and funds for … [Read more...]

Maple Syrup Season 2014

The colder than normal weather has delayed the maple syrup season for 2014.  We will be postponing our tapping work bee to Saturday, March 8 from noon to 4 pm.  You are most welcome to participate by helping to hammer in spiles or hang buckets. Many hands make light work!  Hopefully the sap will … [Read more...]

Bethesda Fellowship Gatherings 2013

Please consider joining us for our fellowship dinners held roughly quarterly on Sunday afternoons at Bethesda from 3:30 pm to 7:30 pm. All are welcome whether or not you are an official member of the Fellowship. Enjoy a walk on the trails. Share delicious food and  warm fellowship. ANNUAL GENERAL … [Read more...]