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

First Responders Lounge Grand Opening

Posted on: March 17th, 2018 by Tim Baker | Bethany Blog | No Comments

Back in September I presented our church annual theme of “Serving our City,” and on that day we invited the church family to join together in giving $20,000 toward remodeling our youth room into a First Responders Lounge. On October 1st we began collecting that offering, and were thrilled with the full commitment of the …

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Training Pastors in Cuba

Posted on: February 22nd, 2018 by Tim Baker | News | No Comments

A small team of men from Bethany will travel to Cuba this week to invest in pastors on this island. Why? Because we learned last year on a survey trip that the church is alive and well in Cuba, growing and reaching out in amazing ways. Yet the great need in these churches is training …

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Spanish Congregation Grand Opening Weekend 9/30-10/1

Posted on: September 21st, 2017 by Tim Baker | News | No Comments

Our Spanish congregation – Bethany Iglesia Bautista – will be celebrating its “Grand Opening” weekend soon. On Saturday, September 30th they will be hosting a picnic at Woodmansee Park beginning at 1pm. Included in the festivities are: free bbq lunch, kids bounce house, cotton candy, sno cones, piñatas, raffle giveaways and games for all.
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New Articles of Faith for 2017

Posted on: May 18th, 2017 by Tim Baker | Bethany Blog | 1 Comment

For the first time in our 48 year history, the elders  are proposing that we adopt a new articulation of our beliefs at Bethany. When our church began in September 1969, the original church constitution and articles of faith were borrowed from the sending church (Bethany Baptist Church, Pleasant Hill, CA) of our founding pastor, Don …

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