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Aarie McQueen Missionary Society – May 17, 2015 “Women In White”

Posted by on May 18, 2015 in Church Events, Church News | Comments Off on Aarie McQueen Missionary Society – May 17, 2015 “Women In White”

On Sunday, May 17, 2015, the Aarie McQueen Missionary Society held a “Women In White” program with Rev. Quandra Nickols of Bibleway Christian Fellowship Church as the Guest Speaker.  It was indeed a great day Praising our Lord. from left Sisters: June Reyes, Janice Johnson, Michelle Coleman-Poole, Yvonne Wilson, Rev. Melva Hartzog, Rev. Quandra Nickols (Bibleway Christian Fellowship Church-Guest Speaker) LaVella Foster, Twyla Glasgow, Joyce Ballard and Judi...

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Easter Sunday – 2015

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Easter Sunday – 2015

The children of Bethel were presented with Easter Bags after the morning service. They really looked...

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New Kitchen Shower

Posted by on Apr 17, 2015 in Church Events, Church News | Comments Off on New Kitchen Shower

On March 22, 2015, the members of Bethel dedicated their new kitchen. The Aarie McQueen Missionary Society (Sister Janice Johnson President) hosted a Kitchen Shower and the kitchen was blessed by Rev. Melva Hartzog. A special thank you to the current Trustees: Brothers Chester Foster, Bobby Rowe, George Poole, and Sisters Janice Johnson and Karen Moore for overseeing this project. Jan Johnson – President of the Aarie McQueen Missionary Society ​Rev. Melva Hartzog and Yvonne Wilson ​Missionary Members: front row; Twyla (Lucas) Glasgow,...

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Men’s Day 2015

Posted by on Mar 13, 2015 in Church Events, Church News | Comments Off on Men’s Day 2015

On Sunday, March 8, 2015, the Men of Bethel celebrated their Annual Men’s Day. It was a day of filling our bodies and souls. The Theme for Men’s Day was: John 5: 1-15 “Evidence of Courage” The Men, The Water, The Healing. Our guest Preacher for Men’s Day was the Rev. Arthur E. Doctor, Jr. of St. Mark A.M.E. Church, Wilkinsburg, PA, along with his Choir and Congregation. Prior to hearing the word, Bethel was joined by St. Mark and area churches for a fellowship dinner. We want to thank Rev. Doctor for bringing...

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Half Way There – 2015

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On Sunday, the youth celebrated making it through 100 days of school. They were given cupcakes in the shape of a “Flower” with an acknowledgement from the congregation about making it this far. We are very proud of our youth. A special thank you to Sister LaVella Foster and Sister Joyce Simmons for bringing this treat for our children. I believe they enjoyed every bite! We would also like to thank little Bryce for staying after church and cleaning up the...

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Men’s Day 2015-Announcement

Posted by on Feb 24, 2015 in Church Events, Church News | Comments Off on Men’s Day 2015-Announcement

Bethel A.M.E. Church 250 7th & Western P.O. Box 104 Tarentum, Pennsylvania 15084 724-224-2417 bethelametarentumpa@gmail.com www.bethelametarentum.org Rev. Melva Hartzog – Pastor February 24, 2015 Dear Pastor & Congregation: The Men of Bethel A.M.E. Church, Tarentum, Pennsylvania, cordially invites you to celebrate their Annual Men’s Day to be held on Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 3:30 p.m. We are excited and blessed to have the Rev. Arthur E. Doctor, Jr., Pastor of St. Mark A.M.E. Church, Wilkinsburg, PA to bring us a Word from God...

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For God So Loved The World – February 22, 2015

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The youth of Bethel, Tarentum were taught the meaning of Love by learning John 3:16 “For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life”. Each child made a John 3:16 card for each member of the congregation. At the end of the morning service, they recited this well known Scripture and then gave their card to someone they did not know. This way they learned the meaning of giving something away to others as God gave His Son to us. A special Thank You to...

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Noah and the Ark – February 8, 2015

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Noah and the Ark – February 8, 2015

Continuing the lessons through the Bible, the children were taught the story of Noah and the Ark. Genesis 6:1-22 The children learned and answered: 1. How did God feel about the people he had made? Answer: No very good. 2. What did the Lord decide to do with the people? Answer: Kill them. 3. Who was God pleased with in the story? Answer: Noah 4. Why do you think God chose Noah to help him? Answer: Because he likes Noah (smile) and because he was a righteous man. The children were also asked to name animals God wanted Noah to bring into the...

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Adam & Eve – January 25, 2015

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Adam & Eve – January 25, 2015

On Sunday, January 25, 2015, the youth of Bethel demonstrated what they learned in Children’s Church to the congregation. The lesson for this Sunday was about Adam and Eve. The Children learned: – How did God create Adam? – Why did God put Adam in the Garden of Eden? – What did God tell Adam not to do? – How did God create Eve? Do you know the answers? You can ask any of our children! They also viewed a video about Adam and Eve and why they were banished from the Garden. To our children being banished from the...

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Fish Fry

Posted by on Jan 27, 2015 in Church Events, Church News | Comments Off on Fish Fry

FEBRUARY 7th AND FEBRUARY 21st NOON until 4:00 P.M. Sandwiches – $7.00 (with coleslaw) Dinners – $9.00 (includes: coleslaw, baked beans, hush puppies and dessert) Bethel AME Church 250 7th & Western Tarentum, PA 15084...

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