First Bethel United Methodist Church
New to First Bethel?

Contact our New People Coordinator, Lori Rutter, at 412-835-0700 or . She'll answer any questions you may have and steer you in the right direction.

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Kings School Kids

Do you have a need for safe, nurturing child care? Please visit Kings School Kids: Christian-based learning in a safe and nurturing environment.

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Upcoming Events & Information


First Bethel is seeking a part-time custodian/janitor. Averaging 4 hours/weeknight with a maximum of 20 hours/week at $10.20/hour, no benefits included. Work hours should be between 6PM and midnight. Current Act 33/34 and FBI clearances required. Daily duties include: day care classroom and hall floor vacuuming/mopping, cleaning two daycare restrooms (floors, sinks, toilets), wiping down day care classroom tables and chairs, emptying trash, refilling paper towel, soap and toilet paper dispensers, communicating with Maintenance Supervisor, Day Care Director and Pastor related to facility care. Additional weekly duties include: cleaning five church restroom areas (floors, sinks, toilets), cleaning three church classroom areas, cleaning interior stairways, cleaning large meeting room floor, cleaning church office area (dust, vacuum, trash), cleaning common church/day care entry area floors and entry doors, cleaning two church kitchen counter areas and floors, bleaching floors and wiping down stalls in two day care restrooms. For more information, or to apply, contact First Bethel United Methodist Church at 412-835-0700 or

Saturday Evening Jazz Service

The Saturday Jazz Service will be held on June 6 at 6 p.m. We hope to see you all there!

Pentecost Brunch will be held on Sunday, May 24, 2015 in between services. Everyone one is welcome!

A Youth Scavenger Hunt

This exciting event will be held on Sunday May 31, 2015 from 12:15 p.m. until 4-4:30 p.m. Cost will be $2.00 which goes towards snacks/team purchases. The hunt will begin at 1:00 p.m. and we will remain in the South Hills area. If you are available to drive or to help with the hunt, please contact Amy Scott. Friends are welcome!!

The Parents Dinner Group

The dinner group is heading out for an evening of mini-golf and dinner! Join us on Sunday, May 31 at 5:00 at Cool Springs in Bethel Park. Free childcare at the church for potty-trained and up (4:30 drop-off). Please sign up in the narthex or see Charlene Pauline or Janice Evans. All are welcome.

Relay for Life

"Cheryl's Team will be at the Oval at South Park Saturday, June 27 as a part of Relay for Life. If you would like to participate, sign up in the Narthex. "Cheryl's Team t-shirts are available for purchase. Call 412-835-6141 for more information or pick up an order form in the Narthex.

Is your son or daughter graduating from High School, college, or trade school? Are you? Call the church office with the information and we will honor them in the next edition of the Kings Light. Graduation Sunday will be held June 7. 2015.

Vacation Bible School

Join us on June 15 - 19 from 6:15 to 8:30 p.m. for G-Force Vacation Bible School. To register, call the church office or pick up a registration form in the Narthex!

Pittsburgh Pirates

Join us for a fun day at the ballpark on August 9 at 1:35 p.m. Tickets are limited and are $15. Call Lynda in the KSK office to reserve yours.

Beginning Sunday, July 5, 2015 and continuing through September 6, 2015, First Bethel will be going to ONE service ONLY at 10 a.m. Worship Enrichment will be available to all those ages 3 through 3rd grade. We will NOT be holding Summer Sunday School for children. On September 13, we will resume the 9 and 11 a.m. services. Please make a note of the changes. If you have any questions, please contact the church office.

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  • We're located at 5901 Library Road, Bethel Park, PA 15102.
    (near Foodland, on the corner of King's School Road.).
  • Sunday worship services at 9 and 11 a.m. are open to all.
  • Staffed nursery is available during worship.
  • Church building is handicap accessible.
  • Sunday school classes are available for all ages.
  • King’s School Kids is a state-certified, Christian-based childcare program.
  • Youth group, Bible studies, community outreach, and much, much more!

This Sunday

May 24, 2014

9 and 11 AM service 10 AM Sunday School for adults and children

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