If ye have faith as a grain of mustard seed,

ye shall say unto this mountain, Remove

hence to yonder place; and it shall remove;

and nothing shall be impossible unto you.

Matthew 17:20


Located at:

3940 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive

Cleveland -  Ohio 44105


Benevolent Ministry

Assists Bethany Christian Church members and families with emergency financial needs, medicine, food, etc., on an emergency basis.  Members willfully serve with grace, mercy and compassion.

Circle of Light (COL)

Ministers to the physical and spiritual needs of the homeless community in a manner that is representative of Jesus Christ. The ministry strives to edify and uplift the sisters and brothers in the streets and remains mindful of the words of Jesus who said, "In as much as you have done it unto the least of these my brethren, you have done it unto me."

Ministry Schedule:  4:30 PM every fourth Sunday of the month.

Couples Ministry

A Christian group ministering to couples who desire to strengthen their marriage, through fellowship and in the sharing and understanding of the words of Jesus Christ. This ministry invites God, through the Holy Spirit to direct them in helping one another have marriages that are in His will.

Meeting Schedule:  6:00 PM every third Friday of the month.

Daughters of Destiny

Meeting Schedule:  11:00 AM every third Saturday of the month.

Disciple Men’s Ministry (DMM)

Undergirds and supports all of the functions of Bethany Christian Church. Provides guidance, leadership, encouragement and enhances the spiritual growth of the church and the community. Assists in the physical upkeep and maintenance of the church.

Meeting Schedule Breakfast - 8:30 AM every first Saturday of the month.

                                Business Meeting - 6:30 PM every second Tuesday of the


Disciple Women’s Ministry (DWM)

A ministry to edify women to use their gifts to God’s glory. This ministry gathers each month to share testimonies, time of praise and worship, and a time of study to receive an encouraging word. They are sisters in the Lord.

Meeting Schedule: 9:30 AM every first Saturday of the month.

Finance Committee

Encourages the body of believers to give of their time, talent and treasures and to be faithful stewards of the resources entrusted to us in order to facilitate the work of the auxiliaries/ministries of Bethany Christian Church.

Meeting Schedule: varies

Greeters Ministry

As friends and members enter the doors of the church, this ministry strives to be the first people that they encounter with a friendly and caring attitude. Their ministry is to usher the people into a worship experience.

Meeting Schedule: 5:30 PM every last Wednesday of the month.

Hot Meals Ministry

Hot Meals ministry serves to help alleviate the physical hunger of those in the community. Hot meals are served on the last Wednesday of every month at 5:30 PM.

Journey to Discipleship

Seeks to teach the word of God through various classes designed for all ages and provide opportunities for them to develop physically, intellectually, and spiritually.

Meeting Schedule: 6:30 PM every second Friday of the month.

Junior Ushers

The Junior Ushers serve God and keep order in the church during worship services.  As they grow and mature, they strive to be "door keepers" for the Lord as Junior Ushers.

Meeting Schedule: 12:00 PM every first Saturday of the month.



Music Ministry

This ministry ushers the people of God into the presence of God so that God's word goes forth with clarity and boldness.

Meeting Schedule:  Early Morning Choir - every Wednesday at 6:00 PM.

Male Chorus - every Thursday at 6:00 PM.

Mass Choir - every Thursday at 7:00 PM.

Praise Team - every Thursday at 6:00 PM.

Youth Choir - every Friday at 5:30 PM.

Nurses Guild

Assists all baptismal candidates in preparing for baptism by immersion.  This ministry also seeks to attend to the medical needs of the church that may arise during worship.

Meeting Schedule: 12:00 PM every third Saturday of the month.

Pastor’s Aide

Its members operate as servants to the Pastor and seek ways of increasing member participation with the congregation at large. The ministry strives to assist the Pastor and serve to aid her as she serves God, the members of Bethany and the community.

Meeting Schedule:  after 10:45 AM worship service every first Sunday of the


Revelation Multimedia       

Makes sure that the word of God goes forth unimpeded by technical difficulties to enhance the congregation's worship experience. The ministry provides members with copies of worship services so that they may experience the word of God at home.

Scholarship Committee

Recognizes all of Bethany's graduates, from high school through seminary each year. The ministry awards recipients of the R. W. Dickerson Scholarship through an application and interview process. They also prepare and distribute "care packages" for Bethany's college students during the Thanksgiving holiday season.

Meeting Schedule: varies

Senior Ushers

Works together as one unit to greet and help everyone that comes through the church doors. The ministry seeks to keep order and safety as we all praise the Lord together.

Meeting Schedule: 6:00 PM every second Tuesday of the month.

Summer Enrichment Program (SEP)

A six-week summer program for children ages 6 to 15 years of age.  The program is designed to minister to the whole child: mind, body and spirit.  The camp counselors are high school and college students.  


The Board of Trustees is responsible for maintaining all titles and deeds relative to the church. They also maintain adequate insurance for all church property, hiring and supervising the overall maintenance of the church grounds.

Meeting Schedule: 6:00 PM every first Tuesday of the month.

Young Adult Ministry

Serves the church and the community through tutoring, Bible study, plays, and as worship leaders. Membership is open to all members between the ages of 20 and 39.

Meeting Schedule: 9:00 AM every first Saturday of the month.

Youth Ministry

Serves the whole child: spirit, soul and body, so that each child may develop strong Christian, social, and moral values.

Meeting Schedule:  6:30 PM every second Friday of the month.

Youth Sunday:  every fourth Sunday of the month.