Upcoming Events at Bethany

Be sure to check out all the calendar, too!



Good Friday Services

Friday, April 3  |  6:30pm & 8pm  |  Sanctuary

Join us for a one-hour service to commemorate Christ’s suffering and death, and look forward to the resurrection celebration on Easter Sunday. There will be ­communion, and childcare will be available for birth–35 months.


Easter Services

Sunday, April 5  |  Various Times & Locations

Green Lake Sanctuary: 8am, 9:30am, 11am, 7pm
Green Lake Chapel: 9:30am, 11am
Ballard High School: 9am, 10:30am

Bethany West Seattle, North, Northeast, and Eastside will also be hosting Easter services. For more info: visit the all-campus Easter page, or email us.

Alpha Course

Wednesdays, April 8–June 10 | 6:30–8:30pm | Sanctuary Classroom B

Alpha Course walks you through the fundamentals of the Christian faith in a way that allows space to ask questions, disagree, and explore with others what it's all about. It’s a low-key place to meet others at Bethany who are asking some of the same questions.

Questions? Contact Nancy Eckardt


Couples’ Night Out

Saturday, April 11  |  7:30–9pm  |  Sanctuary  |  $16 per person  |  Register

Amy Barnes and Jerry Miner will make you laugh about the little things in life. (Check out their website and some of their videos.) Make it a real date night and drop the kids off at Bethany at 6pm, go out to dinner, then catch the show at 7:30pm! Childcare provided (newborn through 5th grade), RSVP required.  
Questions? Contact Phil Maulding, Pastor of Marriage Ministry.

Baptism Classes
Baptism Classes

Sunday, April 12  |  10:20am (Classroom A) or 6:20pm (CE Brick Room)

Baptism is a public profession of a personal commitment to bury your old life and follow Christ. If you want to be baptized on April 26, or if you want to learn more, join us for a class.
Contact Joe Springer.


Spring Engaged Class

Sundays, April 12–June 7  |  5–6:30pm  |  Register here

Seven group sessions cover some of the core issues facing couples as they approach marriage. You and your partner will feel more prepared to enter the covenant of marriage, surrounded by a community of peers who will share your journey with you.

Questions? Contact Phil Maulding.


Mission Trip Training Class

Three Week Training Begins Sunday, Apr. 19  |  6:30–8pm  |  CE Brick Room

Considered participating in a Bethany Mission Trip? To best support our partners in Costa Rica and Rwanda, we require preparation training before you leave. Our next training will equip you to join either of the teams visiting our partners this summer. Everyone's welcome to join the class, even if you're not ready to go on a trip. Contact Elli Oswald

Sing Worship Night

Friday, April 17  |  8pm  |  Sanctuary

One Friday night each month we gather in the Sanctuary to worship God through song, Scripture, and prayer in a more relaxed, open format. Come, take a load off, and be renewed by the Spirit as we worship together.

All are welcome. Contact Worship Director, Eric Henderson.

Foundations Membership Class

Saturday, April 25  |  9am–noon  |  Sanctuary Classroom A

Real community is the fruit of commitment, service, and accountability, which is why we emphasize membership at Bethany. Been around for a few months (or a few years) and consider Bethany to be your home church? Think about making a long-term commitment and becoming a member. Sign up here.


Women's Retreat

May 1–3  |  Leavenworth, WA

Mother and daughter speakers Kitsy Gregory and Deana Berg will inspire women to let go of the “endless distraction of me,” embracing transformation and lives of compassion and grace. For more information and to register, check out the Women's Ministry page. Questions? Contact Ruth Seidel, Director of Women's Ministries. 


Malibu Men's Weekend

May 14–17  |  Young Life's Malibu Club, British Columbia

Bethany is partnering with Young Life for Malibu Men's Weekend. Learn more about the weekend from Western Washington YL, or visit the Facebook event.


Small Group Leader Training

Saturday, May 16  |  9am–12pm  |  Sanctuary Classroom A

Small groups thrive when there are leaders focused on the well-being and direction of the group. If you are interested in being a part of a small group and would like to get started as a leader, register here for the next Small Group Leader Training.

Questions? Contact Nancy Eckardt.