Bethesda Happenings

Upcoming Worship Times

Sunday, February 5, 2023
Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany


In Person    8:00 a.m.  Holy Eucharist, with sermon
In Person    9:00 a.m.  Holy Eucharist, with short homily and hymns
In Person    11:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist, with sermon, hymns, and choir
& Online


In Person    12:05 p.m. Holy Eucharist in the Church

Music at Bethesda
Organ Concert by Richard Elliott

Friday, February 24, 2023 | 7:30 p.m.

Join us for the first full-length concert on Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea’s newly-refurbished 114-rank Austin organ. Richard Elliott is the Principal Tabernacle Organist to The Tabernacle Choir in Temple Square, Salt Lake City, Utah.

General Admission Seating is $25 and can be purchased here online or at the door.

Music Supporter Preferred Seating & Champagne Reception is $200 and includes a pre-concert Champagne Reception at 6:30 p.m. and preferred seating in the front, center portion of the Nave.

St. Mary’s Guild Meeting/Luncheon

Monday, February 6 | 10:30 a.m. | Guild Room

The St. Mary’s Guild provides a venue for the women of the parish to enjoy fellowship on a monthly basis. The members of the guild support Bethesda’s activities and events on an ongoing basis and hold an annual Valentine’s Day bridge luncheon to raise funds.

Men of Bethesda (M.O.B.)

Monday, February 13 | 8:00 a.m. | Parish Hall

The Men of Bethesda is a group of men from our congregation who share a monthly fellowship and prayer, gathering on the second Monday morning of each month in our Parish Hall. As well, we enjoy occasional evening socials at our church, homes, and local restaurants with our loved ones and friends. All men of our beloved church are invited and encouraged to attend.

Saturday Stitchers

First and Third Saturdays of the Month | 10:00 a.m. | Library

Saturday Stitchers are now meeting in the BBTS Library on the first and third Saturday of the month at 10:00 a.m. We invite anyone to bring needlework and join in the fellowship or bring a project you want to learn. Current members may assist with knitting, crochet, needlepoint, counted cross stitch, and embroidery, among others. If any child aged 10-up has a project, we are available to teach the craft. Please join us!

Contact Gloria McAllister (561) 267-5373 for more information.

Wednesday Night Middle Way

Click here to view the upcoming middle way classes.

Wednesday night Middle Way is back! We hope you will join us this week.

Weekly Zoom Classes

Please join us by using the following Zoom link for all classes:

Previewing the Lectionary | Friday’s | 10:00 a.m. | Zoom

Join Canon Tom O’Brien for a one-hour, open-ended, interactive and freewheeling discussion of the Bible readings for next Sunday. No Bible expertise is needed, just a willingness to discuss and learn. Each session is a “stand alone” session, so you can join any week. Having a Bible at hand to follow the readings is a plus, but not essential. For more information contact Canon O’Brien at

Bethesda Movie Club

Please join us by using the following Zoom link for all classes:



In-Person Coffee Hour

Join us for Sunday coffee hour after the 8:00, 9:00, and 11:00 a.m. services.