COVID-19  at First Church Bethel

"No matter who you are, no matter where you are on life’s journey, you are welcome here".

Parts of the Building may be CLOSED, but...

The Church is OPEN

Sunday Worship -- Sanctuary Guidelines

Here is some information on how we expect to reopen our sanctuary for worship:

Sanctuary Guidelines Document

This is a summary of the guidlines, it is what the ushers will use for Sunday Morning Worship:

Sanctuary Rules

Restart Notice -- Phase Forward Approach


In an effort to keep our members safe and healthy, our building has been closed since mid-March.  At the May Cabinet meeting, our Leadership made the decision to reopen the building for group meetings, effective May 27, 2020.  In-Person Worship Service and All Youth Group meetings remain suspended and will be resumed as conditions develop during the summer and fall.  While substantially reduced, we maintain office hours; Wednesdays from 9:00 AM to Noon.  We are still checking phone messages and getting the mail several times a week.  The best way to contact us is by email to: