Interim Pastor Astolfi’s Office Hours:

Bethany Baptist Church 72 Ryan St. Gardner MA 978-632-5097

Bethany Baptist Church
72 Ryan St., Gardner MA 978-632-5097

  • Tuesday & Thursday: 10:00 a.m. — 2:00 p.m. (contact information below)

Office Manager’s Hours:

  • Carolyn Abbott is temporarily out on medical leave until July but is telecommuting and available by email and phone.

Please continue to direct your calls & emails to our voicemail line: 978-632-5097 (which forwards to her cell phone) and to bethanynewsline@gmail.com

Any church member or regular attendee wishing to receive the coming Sunday’s bulletin on Friday afternoon and to send and receive prayer requests & other information of interest to the church family during the week can email bethanynewsline@gmail.com to join the mailing list. You may also request to join the BBC Church Facebook page by emailing there.

Ministry Leaders:

David K. Astolfi, Interim Minister, (508) 517-2616, dkastolfi@gmail.com
Carolyn Abbott, Office Manager/Webmaster, 978-632-5097
bethanynewsline@gmail.com
Carolyn Abbott, Bethany Newsline publisher: bethanynewsline@gmail.com
Al Bump, Deacon Chairman, (603) 899-5520, almyr.l.bump.mil@mail.mil
Brendon McKay, Next Generation Youth Ministries Director & Anchor Leader: 617-548-5359, utahjazz19@hotmail.com
Jeremy & Jessica Walters, Sunday School Co-Superintendents978-790-1294, jerwalt@yahoo.com
Ted Cushing, Music Director: 978-407-1051, tdcushing77@gmail.com
Paula d’Entremont, Faith Community Nurse: 978-632-5491, pkdb19@verizon.net
Georgette Hodgen, Prayer Chain: 978-632-1079

Directions (see map here):

  • Take Route 2 West to the 1st Gardner exit. At the bottom of the ramp, take the first right and bear left at the top of the small hill.
  • Follow this road past a shopping area (on the right) and to the stop light at the intersection by a Dunkin Donuts/gas station (on the left) and the Police Station (on the right). 
  • Continue straight to the 2nd stop sign, and turn left onto Main St./Rte. 68. This takes you through the center of town to another light. 
  • Continue on Rte. 68 (which becomes West St.) past the Family Dollar store on the left and a restaurant on the right, continuing past Dow Shoes (on the left) and a statuary company (on the right) until you see Ryan St. on the right. Bethany is 2 houses down on the left. Park anywhere in the parking lot behind the church and enter through the main back door from the parking lot (after noon); in the morning, park on the street in front of the church.