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growing in christ,
loving others
and serving a hurting world.

Service Times

Jun 16/17 - Larry Live: The Great Retirement Celebration
Saturday: 6:15 pm - special program (no regular service on Sat Jun 16)
Sunday: 9:00 am & 10:45 am (retirement service for Pastor Larry Shantz)

Bethany Community Church

1388 Third St.,
St. Catharines, ON
L2R 6P9
Phone: 905-937-5300

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June 17, 2018 - The Agony and The Ecstasy

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Can We Be Brutally Honest About Something?

After seeing all that’s happened in the past year, we can honestly say this: Hate seems to be alive and well in our world. For all the progress we have made as a society in so many areas, hate has not been eradicated. In some ways, it’s still growing – in our culture, in…

With a Gift Comes Responsibility

I so appreciated all that Pastor Larry had to say last weekend! Children are valuable to Jesus and they are valuable to Bethany. They are created in God’s image, fearfully and wonderfully made – truly a gift from God. But with that gift, comes the responsibility to pass on what we know to those…

The Meaning of a Prayer Quilt

Bethany’s Prayers and Squares ministry makes and distributes prayer quilts to those who need prayer for various reasons. The following is a note of thanks the team received a few weeks ago, and we thought it was worth sharing: “I would like to thank you so much for your prayers and selfless…

Refugee Families

Bethany has two refugee families arriving in the next few months. Please be in prayer for these families as they arrive, get settled and adjust to a different world than what they are used to. Read more about each family below: Family from Pakistan This 10-member Christian family from Pakistan has…


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We want to make sure ALL children are given the opportunity to play sports. If you would like to join us making this happen, we invite you to GIVE financially toward Upward Sports at Bethany (simply select Upward from the list). Thank you for your contribution!

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God made you creative! Discover, develop and express the gifts God has given you through training at the Bethany School of Music and Arts (BSMA).

Whether it’s music, dance or visual arts, the BSMA is committed to high-quality instruction in an encouraging environment. We look forward to the pleasure of joining you and/or your child for a year of artistic growth!

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