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03 BCNS March

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Board Game Night, March 2, 2018, 7:00-8:30 p.m. (Fellowship Hall)

Come out for an evening of board games and fun. These will be strategy-type games, generally geared toward middle school age and beyond. Snacks and water will be provided. Bring a game you’d like to share, bring soda to share, bring a friend, or just bring yourself – we’ll have a bunch of games here – maybe you’ll learn new one! Questions? Ask Pastor Dave.

 

ExercisingChristian Stretch at Bethany, Sunday, March 4, 6:00-7:00 p.m. (Fellowship Hall)

We will work on being physically and spiritually “upright.” Come prepared with a mat. This group is for everyone! Led by Debbie Wallgren and Diane Cushing.

 

God to Whom we PrayMen’s Bible Study, Sunday, March 4, 6:30-8:00 p.m. (2nd floor lounge)

Brendon MacKay will lead a Bible study for men of all ages.

 

chess boardBoard Game Night, March 16, 2018, 7:00-8:30 p.m. (Fellowship Hall)

Come out for an evening of board games and fun. These will be strategy-type games, generally geared toward middle school age and beyond. Snacks and water will be provided. Bring a game you’d like to share, bring soda to share, bring a friend, or just bring yourself – we’ll have a bunch of games here – maybe you’ll learn new one! Questions? Ask Pastor Dave.

 

Crochet needle & yarnCrochet Class, Sunday, March 18, 2:00- March 18, 2:00-4:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m.

Liza Milligan & Lucinda Oates will be teaching a beginner crochet class. We’ll start with a project of making a simple scarf. You’ll learn how to create a basic chain from which all crochet projects begin, and then learn how to do a single and double crochet stitch. Different types of yarn and crochet hooks will be provided, but people are welcome to purchase their own skein of yarn and hook and bring them if desired. Hands-on training will be available.

 

Fellowship

Gym Night at the Mount, Sunday, March 18, 5:00-7:00 p.m. (Mt. Wachusett’s Fitness Gym)

Basketball for all ages, Picketball (limited number) and Group Ride class (stationary bikes) led by Karin Bump. $5 fee per family. Meet at the gym and bring your sneakers to change into and be prepared to fellowship and exercise!

 

Holy Week: March 25-31, 2018

Various events in North Central MA are being held at local Baptist churches leading up to Resurrection Sunday (April 1, 2018). 

Holy Week

Palm SundayMarch 25, 2018, Palm Sunday at Bethany Baptist Church, Gardner:

  • 10:45 a.m. – Bethany Baptist Church will host a Palm Sunday service in the Sanctuary. The children will hand out palm leaves.

maundy_10096cMarch 29, 2018 – Maundy Thursday at Bethany Bible Chapel, Winchendon MA:

  • 6:00 p.m. — Community Meal and Communion service in Fellowship Hall.
  • 7:00 p.m. – Traditional Maundy Thursday service with Scripture readings in the Sanctuary.

nails_5649cMarch 30, 2018 – Good Friday at Bethany Baptist Church, Gardner:

  • 12-hour prayer vigil in Bethany Baptist Church Sanctuary from 6:00 a.m. Friday morning to 6:00 p.m. on Friday evening. Come at your convenience, the sanctuary is open.
  • 7:00 p.m. service – The Bethany Baptist Church Sanctuary Choir will perform a choral dramatization as the Good Friday service. ”A Picture of Calvary,” directed by Diane Cushing, is a musical drama that will challenge you to think about your response to Jesus Christ and His life, death and resurrection. All visitors are welcome.