Welcome to Bethpage UMC. We're glad you are here. If you are new, please see below for information regarding service times and our location. We'd be very glad to have you visit us some time.

We are a traditional style church, with a congregation representing all ages. Bethpage is seeking to serve those who are sincerely seeking a relationship with God and others in order to fulfill Christ's most important commandments spoken in Matthew 22:37-40.

Are You New?

 Are you new to the area of Kannapolis? Are you looking to foster a deeper relationship with God? Are you looking for a place to call home? If so, then we'd love for you to visit us some time.

Our Location: 109 Fellowship Ave. Kannapolis, NC 28081 Map

Church Office hours– Monday –Thursday: 8:00am-3:00pm.

Phone: 704-932-5296

Senior Pastor: Mark Vickers

Director of Youth Ministry: Gerald Faulkner

Worship Schedule: Sundays 10:30AM, Sunday School @ 9:15AM

Son Days– Sundays 5:00-6:30pm in the Fellowship Hall for elementary age children.

Youth: (Summer Hours) Sundays 6-8PM @ Church & Wednesdays 6-7:30PM on Location

Nursery: A quality staffed Nursery is provided for infants-3 yrs old during 10:30am Worship.


Continue to pray for the following persons and Shut-ins, let us know when the prayer has been answered: Vic Mullis, Grady Love, Billy Jordan, Colleen Holcombe, Chris Rogers, Curtis Hall, Carol Cobb & Family.

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Events Calendar


Friends, if you would like to donate to assist in the WNCC Disaster Relief please mail your check to:

Western North Carolina Conference: 

PO Box 2757, Huntersville, NC 28070 *Please mark your check "Disaster Response"

This will aid in assisting the Volunteers in Mission that are being deployed to the Eastern Part of NC through the Western North Carolina Conference. *You may also go to the UMCOR web site at www.UMCOR.org to give on-line.

Children - 

Kids Club: Parents - It is time to update Permission forms for children to participate in clubs and other events at our church. Club leaders have forms and there are also some in the Christian Ed office. Please complete one today.

Son Days—Sundays from 6:00-7:30! Son Days is a ministry for elementary age kids. We sing, make crafts, play games, have snacks, and learn about God's love and how we can serve Him. Come join us in the Fellowship Building on Sunday evenings.

Youth - 

Youth Wednesday Night Bible Study– BYM Youth Room from 6-7:30pm. Our series is called, "The Greatest Show", and is a study on identity.

Youth Bond-Fire - Oct 20th - 5-9pm at the pond! We will be roasting marshmallows and hotdogs! Bring your fish'n pole too if you want to fish.

Adults - 

Tuesday morning Bible Study began on Tuesday, September 18th from 10:00-11:30am. We will begin with a study of Adam Hamilton's new book and study entitled "Unafraid-Living with Courage and Hope in Uncertain Times". This will be a five (5) week study and then we will progress directly onto another study.

Our Church Directory is available to view on any web browser. Instant Church Directory — the program we use to build our church directory — has a free website for church members to view our directory online. To view the directory online, go to members.InstantChurchDirectory.com to log in. *You will be asked to enter in your email address as it's listed in our directory. *The first time, click on the “Create a login now” under the Sign In button. Enter your email address and set up a password to be sent an email confirmation. *Click on the link inside that email to confirm your email and log in with the password you just created. There is also an app in the Google Play Store and Apple Store under the same name.

Other Announcements -

Choir, Band, and Praise Team rehearsals- The Choir and Band will rehearse together at 6:30pm on Wednesdays. Please note that this is a change in time for the Choir. Praise Team rehearsals will remain the same as before, with one rehearsal option on Wednesdays after choir OR on Thursdays at 6:00pm. Both singing groups are open to all youth and adults. The Band is open to anyone who has played an instrument for at least one year. If you've got an urge to make a joyful noise to the Lord, pop on in to one of our rehearsals anytime.

Praise Team "We are looking for anyone who plays an instrument to join the Praise Band. If you are interested, please contact Laura Smith at lauraml13@gmail.com.

BUMMs - Need work done around your home? Contact the BUMMs! Bethpage United Methodist Men.

Agape Acres - To keep up to date look us up on Facebook @ Agape Acres NC

Pastor’s Blog


Upcoming Worship

October 21st - “Resting In the Light”

October 28th -“Resting In the Silence”

November 4th - “Watching Over You”

November 11th - “Resting in Prayer”

November 18th - “Leaving the Starting Block”

Recorded Sermons