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 - No Youth Meeting Sunday Nov 30th. We are meeting Wed. 6-7:30PM @ Allison and Gerald's.

Wednesday Night Adult Studies - Focusing on Spiritual Gifts, meeting at 6PM in the Lou Smith classroom.

If you are a rising 6th grader, You are invited to start coming to Youth. Pick up a Youth schedule for information. Thanks! Pastor Duane. 

Elementary Sunday School are studying Daniel.

Children's Church - The Birth of John the Baptist Foretold 11am worship service.

The Bethpage United Methodist Men (BUMM) - Christmas Boston Butt Fundraiser Sale on Saturday, December 20th. The cost is $30.00 per butt, and the precooked average weight is about 8-9 pounds. The BUMM’s will take PAID PRE-ORDERS only andthe deadline is Sunday December 7th.Pick up is at BUMC Fellowship Hall between 5 pm & 7pm onSaturday, December 20th. This sale is for church members & the community. Please place orders with the bulletin tear off, insanctuary after worship service or email Ched Hargett: chedh@me.com

The Opportunity House - (in Concord), is in need of Men’s Clothing (all sizes) including coat’s and shoes. If you have anything to donate please call the church office 704-932-5296.

Kids in Mission (KIM) have completed some Nativity building blocks and are selling them for $12 per set. They make great gifts for a younger child. If you would like to see a sample, or reserve a set, you may stop by the Christian Ed office.

Parents Night Out– December 12th from 6-9pm. Let us entertain your kids while you have free time to Christmas shop. Please make reservations asap so we can prepare. It’s 1st come 1st served!

Bethpage United Methodist Men - meet the first Thursday of every month at 6:30PM in the Fellowship Hall and dinner is served! All men are welcome.

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

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Upcoming Worship

November 30 - “Hope”

December 7 - “Light in a Dark World” 

December 14 - “The Message of an Angel” 

December 21 - Choral Cantata (11AM Service ONLY)


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, Lesa Childers, D.J. Hipp,  Johnnie Harrell, Darrell Loflin, Judy Bostian, Nancye Moon, Jimmie Wilkerson, David Davis, Eric Cook, Joanne Wilkerson.

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