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: Shane and Ashley Johnson, Wanda Attar, Patty Howell.

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Events Calendar

Children - 

BUMC Summer Camp - PARK, PRAY, READ & PLAY - This Week: Tuesday– Village Park, Carousel, Library. Wednesday: Paradise - Out on a Limb (Library) Spend summer participating in Village park and library activities and practicing fun, unique prayer techniques. For more details on to register visit desk at church entry. Cost: $5/day. Time: Tue. & Wed. 9:30 - 12:30pm. What to bring: Library Card, Healthy Snack & Drink

Vacation Bible School - August 5th-8th - "Let there be Light!" More info to come!

Rally Day and Back to School Splash - August 26th!

Youth - 

Youth Wednesday Night Bible Study– July 18th. Our study continues- “From Roots to Fruits” from 6-7:30pm at Allison and Gerald's home.

TRIBES have begun!- Our Summer "Tribes" Competition began June 24 with our first challenge, Slip and Slide Kickball! What a blast it was! We'll battle again each Sunday from 6-8PM. Friends are welcome and encouraged to come! Bring sunscreen, shoes, and clothes that you don't mind getting wet or dirty!

Bibles, Bookbags and Blessings - packing bags on the evening of July 26th, and the giveaway is scheduled for Sunday, July 29th!

Vacation Bible School - August 5th-8th - The youth will be helping out!

Bethpage Youth SpiritUS Retreat - Our annual retreat to Ft. Caswell will be August 10th-12th. We leave at 10am!

Rally Day and Back to School Splash - August 26th!

Adults - 

Golden Agers - Wednesday, July 18th, 11am to 1pm, we are going to the Martin Luther King Convention Center. Leaving the church at 10:15am.

Eagle Scout Fundraiser - Chicken Dinner hosted by/for Luke brown, Saturday, July 28 from 5pm-7pm.

ESTHER BIBLE STUDY -Tuesday- 7:30pm at WIRED COFFEE– 459 N. Cannon Blvd. 28083 (by Dollar General). There is no study book. Prior to class, read in Bibles the introduction to the book of Esther and chapters 1-2. Bring Bibles, notebook, pens and any notes you may have taken. Invite friends if you wish.

New Pastor - We welcome Rev. Mark Vickers and his wife, Mari Ed, to Bethpage July 15th!

Bibles, Bookbags and Blessings - packing bags on the evening of July 26th, and the giveaway is scheduled for Sunday, July 29th!

Other Announcements -

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