Bethany Baptist Church

Connecting Our Community to Christ
Salem, Oregon

Welcome to Bethany Baptist Church, Salem, Oregon!

Honoring God, growing in our relationship with Christ, supporting one another along the journey of life, and connecting our community to Christ; this is what we strive to do as a church. Want to learn more about Bethany? Start here!

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Bethany Blog

Bethany’s 45th Anniversary Celebration

Posted on: October 7th, 2014 by Tim Baker | Bethany Blog | No Comments

45th Anniversary

Sunday, October 5th marked 45 years of ministry at Bethany Baptist Church. In the morning service, Pastor Tim shared our 2020 Vision, reflecting on the past and focusing on the next five years of ministry at Bethany. The celebration in the evening included a dessert extravaganza, Bethany trivia door prizes, and the announcement of our …

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Bethany Baptist Church’s 2020 Vision

Posted on: September 16th, 2014 by Tim Baker | News | No Comments


On Sunday night, September 14, we asked every adult at Bethany to attend a 2020 Vision Home Group Meeting. With over 200 adults in attendance, it was a great night to share with our church family the results of a years worth of work, research, prayer and goal setting for our ministry. We believe we …

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Fall Sunday Morning Growth Groups begin Sept. 7th

Posted on: September 5th, 2014 by Tim Baker | Bethany Blog | No Comments

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Fall Sunday Morning Adult Growth Groups
The Gospel of Luke
taught by Jim Hills – Heritage Hall – Beginning September 7
The book of Luke provides us with a compelling historical account of the life of Jesus, so that we “may have certainty concerning the things [we] have been taught” about him (Luke 1:4). This class will …

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Pastor Tim’s 20th Anniversary at Bethany

Posted on: August 5th, 2014 by Tim Baker | Bethany Blog | No Comments


Sunday, August 3rd, marked 20 years for Pastor Tim & Marcy at Bethany. The blessings of long-term ministry are great, and we have been blessed to serve at Bethany these past two decades, to raise our sons and grow in our faith together with the people of this congregation. The morning service included a video …

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Living Truth: The Letters of Paul

Posted on: June 4th, 2014 by Sandy Elliott | News | No Comments

Living Truth the Letters of Paul

This summer, our combined Sunday School class will study the letters of Paul, as a compliment to our sermon series on the life of Paul. Each week throughout the summer we will be introduced to a different letter by Paul, highlighting its background and what to look for when reading it. Then during the week …

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