Articles of Faith: March 2022 | Characteristics
Bethesda Presbyterian Church
Bethesda Presbyterian Church invites anyone looking for a loving church family to worship with us. Our church is located behind the lake at 1002 N. Sandhills Boulevard (US Route #1) in Aberdeen.
Every Sunday there will be a light breakfast from 9.15am. Sunday school classes will then meet. You can also choose to come to The Coffee Connection for a coffee and a chat, a great way to keep in touch with each other. We will meet in Fellowship Hall every Sunday from 9:45 to 10:45. It’s flexible, so get in anytime you can. Everyone is welcome. If you have any questions about church activities, please call the church office at (910) 944-1319.
Our next blood drive is scheduled for April 8, from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Go to www.redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code BPC to register or call the church office at (910) 944-1319.
“Reality” is the subject of the Christian Science Bible lesson-sermon on Sunday, March 27. The Christian Science Society service begins at 10 a.m. and will be held at the Civic Club, 105 S. Ashe St., Southern Pines.
The Society maintains a reading room at 173A NE Broad St., Southern Pines, where there are helpful articles on a range of topics, reports of prayer-alone healing, and resources for Bible study. . The reading room is open from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday. Dial (910) 692-7759.
Join us at The Village Chapel for our services, either by attending in person or watching one of our live streamed services. The Village Chapel is open for all Sunday services (8:15 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m.) every Sunday, with safeguard procedures to minimize health risks. Sunday services are broadcast live and can be viewed at www.tvcpinehurst.com or www.youtube.com/tvcpinehurst1/c/.
On Friday, March 25 at 7 p.m., The Village Chapel Music Series will present Lenten Reflections II, a concert experience centered around the trials and crucifixion of Jesus Christ. Soprano Catherine Kelly will offer a program of reflective music for voice and organ/piano, accompanied by Stephen Gourley, Music Director of the Chapel. There are no admission fees or tickets required. Contributions to benefit the Chapel’s musical series are graciously accepted.
You are invited to La Chapelle du Village on Sunday April 3, for the Sunday invitation. There will be a service at 10:00 a.m. There will also be a catered reception in the chapel room following the worship service. You are invited to bring a friend to what will be a great day of Christian worship and fellowship. Childcare is available during service. For any other questions or more information, please contact the chapel office at (910) 295-6003.
Our next First Wednesday Community will be April 6th. The village chapel will observe a monthly community meal in the chapel hall. The purpose of FWF is to provide a monthly opportunity for members, non-members and newcomers to connect and develop lasting relationships. This FWF will be a “New Member Orientation” for those who have recently joined The Village Chapel, are interested in joining The Village Chapel, or would like to join us for an introductory evening and learn more about the story. from The Village Chapel. Village chapel. Everyone is welcome! The meal will start at 6:00 p.m. and will be catered for. Reservations are therefore required and can be made by contacting The Village Chapel office at (910) 295-6003.
A vision guided by prayer and stewardship emerges in the heart of Pinehurst Village – Heritage Hall, a youth center slated to open in Sumer 2022. Designed to align with the traditional architecture of the village, Heritage Hall will greatly expand the reach of ministries to all ages, from toddlers to teens, led by The Village Chapel, Pinehurst’s premier church. The project is proceeding on schedule as exterior work on the 7,300 square foot structure nears completion. Interior fittings are underway and soon the furniture made possible by generous donors last October during a successful fundraising event will be installed. When its doors open, Heritage Hall will facilitate youth ministries, Bible studies and expand event options for community groups and organizations no longer constrained by The Village Chapel’s busy schedule.
The Holy Week and Easter worship schedule at the village chapel includes a regular worship schedule for Palm Sunday, April 10; Maundy Thursday service, April 14, 12 p.m., with stripping of the altar in the sanctuary after the service; Good Friday Service, April 15, 12 p.m.; Easter Sunday, April 17, 8:15 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.
On Saturday, April 16, the annual Community Easter Egg Hunt will take place at 1:00 p.m. at the Village Chapel. Please park on the public gravel lot behind the chapel. Everyone is welcome.