Category: Current

Services in July 2021

Daily, Monday to Friday 12 Noon Midday Prayers Eucharist on Wednesdays & Feast Days as announced Saturdays 5pm Eucharist (Rite II) Sundays 7.20am Mattins 8am Said Eucharist 10am Sung Eucharist and Sermon Covid-19 procedures are in effect for in-person worship. Please read the Guidelines for Attending Church. Videos and Podcasts Each week, we also offer …

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Holy Roller Ministry

Several able-bodied volunteers have signed up for the task of covering the interior of the church with plastic sheeting during the roof work, starting July 30. Each Sunday afternoon, plastic sheeting will be rolled out over the pews, then on Friday or Saturday rolled up again before weekend services and weddings. This ministry is open …

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Roof Installation

Bethesda is making a major investment this year in securing our historic church building by replacing the roof. The old roof of asphalt shingles is coming off, and a new, raised seam metal roof will be installed to keep us focused on the Gospel rather than the leaks for the coming century or so. As …

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Parking Availability

The parking lot surrounding the church has installed new gates, making the lot accessible only by credit or debit card. The rates are as follows: First two hours: FREE; third hour: $3 per hour; additional hours: $5 per hour;  up to $20 maximum. The ONLY gate for churchgoers is the Congress Street gate. Certain spaces …

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Bethesda Office – New Address

Beginning 1st June, our new office is located at 178 Elm Street (at the corner of Ash and Elm), Suite 5, Saratoga Springs.

LifeWorks Community Action (LCA, formerly EOC) Donations

Thank you to all those who have already donated items. At this time LCA is in serious need of diapers (size 4 & 5), baby wipes, baby care products, soap, shampoo, deodorant, toothpaste, tooth brushes, hygiene products, razors and shaving cream. At this time they cannot collect clothing items. We will be delivering the donations …

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Volunteers Needed – The Gateway House of Peace

Direct Care Volunteers Needed The Gateway House of Peace, and end of life home that provides hospice care and emotional support to families managing with the last few months of life, is in great need of licensed or retired health care volunteers capable of providing direct care. Other volunteers are needed as well, for facility …

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New Parish House and Mercy House of Saratoga

We are preparing to construct a new Parish House next to our church.  This building will provide church meeting space and offices on the first floor, and the second through fourth floors will house Mercy House of Saratoga.             Mercy House of Saratoga is a major mission for Bethesda.  It …

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