Sunday Contemporary Worship 9:30am-10:30am, Fellowship Time 10:30, Traditional Service 11:15am

Youth and Children's Sunday school

Children's Sunday School  is from 10 - 11am. 

 Youth Sunday School (6th through 12th grade). Gathering from 10:30 to 11, class from 11 to 12 in the Youth Room. Teachers Dan Stephens & Ellen Salvatore.

Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all, especially to those who are of the household of faith. (‭Galatians‬ ‭6‬:‭10‬ NKJV)

Thanks for stopping by!  Please enjoy the music while you check out our website!

"Lift up your eyes and look at the fields, for they are already white for the harvest!"

Don't forget to take your Spiritual Gifts Inventory Assessment!

Spiritual Gifts Inventory

Donations and serving

Feeding of the Homeless in Camden

Extra help needed Saturday, 9/8 at 5 to make sandwiches and prepare items for Sunday 9/9.  On Sunday 9/9 Bethesda will be responsible for the entire box lunch, handouts, coffee/drinks and serving in Camden.  Many volunteers are needed.

For more information and to sign up, please email or text Dan at 856-956-9736.

Kings Things Communion Sunday

Sunday  is Communion Sunday.  King's Things is in dire need of the following items:
Canned peas, cut green beans, mixed vegetables, corn;  fruit cocktail, baked beans, soups, peanut butter,  tomato sauce, and instant mashed potatoes.  They have called us for help.  Can you help?  Thanks to all who donate to King's Things every month/  It is very much needed in the community on a regular basis.    

Supporting Church Ministries

Bethesda Church ministries and operations are solely dependent on the faithful financial investment of people like you.  If you want to join the Bethesda Team by making a donation please do so by sending a check or money order to 

Bethesda UMC

1435 Kings Highway

Swedesboro, Nj 08085

Operation Christmas Child

The Operation Christmas Child packing party will be November 11 th during the

Sunday School time.

Operation Christmas Child: Please place the monthly requested donation items in the Operation Christmas Child cubbies. 

November - Hairbands, barrettes, combs

You may also make a monetary donation that will be used to pay for the shipping

costs in December. Please mark your check Operation Christmas Child in the

memo line.


Many thanks to all who helped contribute to our Samaritan's Purse Operation

Christmas Child Mission.  You may have donated financially, donated items

monthly as they were posted in the bulletin or helped pack the shoeboxes.  A total

of 90 shoeboxes was packed.  

Each box was packed with a bar of soap and

washcloth, a pair of socks, and a pack of tissues as well as other goodies to

delight children of all ages.  Postage for each box was $9.00.   Mission offerings

covered all expenses.

Hospice Volunteers Needed

 We are in need of volunteers to visit patients in your community. Although visiting hospice patients isn't for everyone, for those who choose to give back in this way, it is a very rewarding experience for both volunteer and patient. Wouldn't we all want someone there for us when we needed the support. Angelic Health Hospice looking for volunteers For as little as an hour or two a month you can make a difference to a hospice patient in your community. Angelic Health Palliative & Hospice Care is asking you to share your time and compassion to those on their final journey. Your visits can mean so very much to hospice patients and their loved ones. Your volunteer service will fit your schedule and interests, and visit assignments are your choice. Volunteer activities can include: • Reading, playing music, card games, or crafts activities. • Listening to and documenting their memories for a life or memory journal. • Staying with patients to give family members a break to run errands, or take care of their own needs. • Certified Pet Visitors for pet lovers. • Keeping vigil with patients in their final hours. • Bereavement and grief support of family. • Military Veterans Visiting Veterans For your convenience volunteer training is provided online. Volunteer visitors must be 18 years of age. For more information visit our website at, email, or call 609-515-3041. Angelic Health Palliative & Hospice Care serve all South Jersey counties, providing clinical, social, spiritual, emotional and physical care to those with a life-altering or terminal diagnosis. Patients are cared for wherever they call home—private residence, nursing care facility, assisted living, or other facility. Margie Barham, MBA Director, Public Relations, Volunteers & Giving Angelic Health Cell: 609-515-3041 Office: 609-822-7979 Fax: 609-822-7980 802 Tilton Rd,. Ste 100, Northfield, NJ 08225 1050 Manuta Pike, First Floor, Wenonah, NJ 08090 “We’re by your side”

Mission of the Month

Our Mission focus is Helping Hands for the month of November. Helping Hands

was set up by Bethesda UMC to support our church groups in their local mission

projects. It has funds that are available to any church group who need money to

fund their ministry efforts. Please support this Mission with your prayers and gifts.

Fellowship Time

We encourage you to attend the Fellowship Times in the Fellowship Hall after 9:30 service, and then after 11:15 service in the Family Life Center.  Pease join us for coffee and refreshments.  We'd love to see some old friends as well as make some new ones!

Prayer Requests

How can we pray for you?

Come Visit Us!

1433 Kings Highway, Swedesboro, NJ 08085

We would love to have you join us for our weekly services.  Every Sunday we offer two services; 9:30 AM (Contemporary Service) and 11:15 AM (Traditional Service).  We also offer Children’s Church during each service.   Sunday School for all ages will begin in October.   

Bethesda United Methodist Ch

1433 Kings Hwy, Swedesboro, New Jersey 08085, United States


Service Times

Sunday 9:30AM - Contemporary Worship

Sunday 10:30-11:10AM - Sunday School and Fellowship Time

Sunday 11:15AM - Traditional Service