Bethlehem Baptist Church
Member Spotlight of the Week
June 18, 2018
The Bonham Area Chamber of Commerce spotlight shines on Bethlehem Baptist Church-The House of Bread. Bethlehem Baptist held its first service in 1871, and continued through the next 146 years to bring them to today, with the church building at 1415 Franklin Ave, and with five employees on staff. You can find information about their long history at the church’s website: bethlehemofbonham.net
Bethlehem Baptist Church-The House of Bread is a church committed to standing, striving with one mind, one spirit, united for the faith of the gospel. They are committed to public worship, to proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ and to use their ministries to influence and impact church membership, the community of Bonham, Fannin County, and the world.
“From the minute you arrive, to the second you leave; we want you to come as you are and feel at home. We hope that our fresh coffee & morning snacks, friendly faces, unexpected worship, relevant messages and refreshing atmosphere will allow you to enjoy your time with us. Bethlehem Baptist Church is a Reconciling congregation united in God's love, actively sharing that love with all. Here's a statement you'll hear a lot around Bethlehem: God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in him. We hope you will join us in delighting in God together. With an open mind and open heart, we welcome you to Bethlehem Baptist Church.”
Events abound at Bethlehem Baptist. You can find a continually updated list on facebook, but some to consider participating in this summer are: July 14th, 5th Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament; July 22nd, 147th Church Anniversary Service.
If you want to know more, would like to schedule a private meeting with their Pastor, or get involved, you can contact Bethlehem Baptist at 903-583-8061, find them at 1415 Franklin Ave, email them at firstname.lastname@example.org, or find them online at www.bethlehemofbonham.net, www.facebook.com/bbcbonham or view live services at www.youtube.com/bethlehehmofbonham.
The Chamber thanks Bethlehem Baptist for their continued service in our community. They reach out to the greater community through: Annual Food/School Supplies Drives; Bonham Housing Authority; Fannin County Children's Center; Fannin County Family Crisis Center; Fannin County Relay For Life; Membership in the Fannin Baptist Association; Membership in the Bonham Chamber of Commerce; Military Care Packages; Texoma Regional Blood Center; Texoma Salvation Army; Texas State Prisons - Bonham Location; Annual Police-Fire Appreciation Luncheon; Christmas Toy Drives; Bonham Heritage Day Festival; Bonham ISD Reading Program; KOOL Lunches program; Great Days of Service; Sponsor with the Capt. Tim La Vergne Sr. Memorial Blood Drive; members of the Progressive Northeastern District Association; the Angel League. The Bonham Area Chamber of Commerce looks forward to serving them as one of our members for many years to come.