Gifts given to further the ministries of the church are often one overlooked form of worship. In his letter the to the Philippians, Paul describes their gifts as "a fragrant offering, an acceptable sacrifice, pleasing to God". Phil 4:18
The truth is, if He is not first in every area of our lives, including finances, He’s not first at all. It is a spiritual impossibility to be a totally devoted follower of Christ without being completely surrendered in our finances (Matthew 6:24) ...
Life is busy. Between paying bills, running errands, and remembering birthdays and anniversaries, giving can be easily be put on the back burner. There is an easy solution. Regular, recurring giving can be scheduled to make one part of life simpler.
Giving history can be viewed at anytime in your giving profile. Annual contribution statements are also mailed to you at the closing of each calendar year. Typically you will receive these by mid-February.
All contributions must be received or postmarked by December 31 in order to be included on your contribution statement for that year. Any online contributions must also be initiated by December 31.
Yes, you can! Bethel can receive donations in various ways. Please read this document for more information.
Each year, an annual budget is presented to the church body for review, analysis, questions and approval. The operating budget is fundamental to our accountability, transparency and integrity.