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

Phone: 704-932-5296

Senior Pastor: Mark Portis

Associate Pastor: Duane Melton

Worship Schedule: Sundays 9AM & 11AM, Sunday School @ 10AM

Wednesday Night Fellowship: 

Youth: Sundays 5-6:30PM @ Church & Wednesdays 6-7:30PM @ Allison and Gerald's

*** A quality staffed Nursery is provided for infants-3 yrs old during 11:00am Worship.

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Events Calendar

Youth -  Sundays 5pm-6:30pm and Wednesdays 6pm-7:30pm @ Allison and Gerald's home.

High School Graduation Celebration– Sunday, May 31st– If you are graduating from High School- please give Pastor Duane a small write up and 4 to 5 pictures, no later that Sunday, May 24th.

4th Annual Southern Hospitality Dinner - Saturday, June 6th at 6:30pm. 55 years young & up only and its FREE. A dinner to express our gratitude for many years of service to our church, families & community.

TRIP TO COMMON GROUND, STANLEY, NC. Sunday, June 14-Many of you have heard of this inspiration for our property and now you have a chance to see it. Sunday, June 7 Tentative plans are for us to leave the church, 12:30 pm, take a picnic lunch and spread it out at Common Ground and spend some time discovering it.

5th Annual Bethpage UMC Benefit Car Show - Saturday June 20th 9AM - 1PM. Judging begins at 11 AM and Awards at 1 PM. Registration is $15 & includes: FREE door prize tickets, FREE 50/50 tickets. Spectators are FREE with Music, Kids Games, Food & More. Awards for 1939 & below, 1940-1959, 1960-1979, 1980-1989, 1990 & up, Best of Show. The proceeds benefits 2015 Local Mission Projects in Kannapolis.

Footprints Christian Academy– is now accepting enrollment for our fall school year, for 3,4 year olds and 5 year olds not yet ready or old enough for kindergarten.

MARK YOUR CALENDAR!!- HOMECOMING, Sunday, September 20th—11am service only. Guest Speaker: Bishop Goodpaster

HOMECOMING - Sunday, September 20th—11am service only. Guest Speaker: Bishop Goodpaster

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

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Debt on sanctuary $ 40,024.55

Last week offering $ 6,545.00


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Upcoming Worship

May 24 “Your Spiritual Checkup”

May 31 “Shout Louder”

June 7 “Be My Guest”

June 14 “When God Was Young”


Continue to pray for the following persons and Shut-ins, let us know when the prayer has been answered: Don Williams, Polly Parham, Frances Tate, Tyler Jeffries, Charles Wellmon, D.J.Hipp, Johnnie Harrell, Darrell Loflin, Judy Bostian, Nancye Moon, Ron Morris, Dianne Bost, Shane & Ashley Johnson, Kimber Privette

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