Coronavirus Update

March 21, 2020

Coronavirus Update (COVID-19) As Bethlehem Baptist Church closely monitors the progress of COVID-19 throughout our nation and region, we are taking steps to prepare for any potential impact.  We are praying for those who may be affected by the virus and for God’s protection over us all.  Please partner with us in this prayer as…

Read More

Our Response to Coronavirus Pandemic

March 17, 2020

As pastor I want to provide a weekly update regarding our response to the Coronavirus.  Our worship services for Sundays, March 22 and March 29 will not be held in the sanctuary.  Accordingly, our 9:00 am worship services will be livestreamed. Our mid-week Bible Study and Lenten Ecumenical Services have been cancelled. The Church Office…

Read More

Joint Statement of Bethlehem and Salem Baptist Churches

March 12, 2020

The Bethlehem Baptist and Salem Baptist Churches are heeding the best information of public health officials, the Commonwealth’s governor and  our best judgment in suspending church services for this coming weekend and until it is deemed safe and appropriate for corporate worship to resume. While we have relied upon government sources, our decision to temporarily…

Read More


March 9, 2020

Please know that the pastor and the leadership of the church are doing everything humanly possible to respond to this Coronavirus.  We are a people of FAITH and we do not walk in fear, yet at the same time, our commitment “To Love God and Serve People” has always had the well-being of our worshippers…

Read More