Welcome to Bethpage UMC. We're glad you are here. If you are new, please see below for information regarding service times and our location. We'd be very glad to have you visit us some time.

We are a traditional style church, with a congregation representing all ages. Bethpage is seeking to serve those who are sincerely seeking a relationship with God and others in order to fulfill Christ's most important commandments spoken in Matthew 22:37-40.

Are You New?

Are you new to the area of Kannapolis?
Are you looking to foster a deeper relationship with God? Are you looking for a place to call home? If so, then we'd love for you to visit us some time.

Our Location: 109 Fellowship Ave. Kannapolis, NC 28081 Map

Phone: 704-932-5296

Senior Pastor: Mark Portis

Associate Pastor: Duane Melton

Worship Schedule: Sundays 9AM & 11AM, Sunday School @ 10AM

Wednesday Night Fellowship: 

Youth: Sundays 5-6:30PM @ Church & Wednesdays 6-7:30PM @ Allison and Gerald's

*** A quality staffed Nursery is provided for infants-3 yrs old during 11:00am Worship.

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Events Calendar

Youth - Friday Sept. 5th, Lock-In! Practicing for Youth Sunday. Drop off- 8pm, Pick up- 8:30am Saturday. Youth Sunday this weekend! 11am service!

If you are a rising 6th grader, You are invited to start coming to Youth. Pick up a Youth schedule for information. Thanks! Pastor Duane. 


"The 5 Love Languages" - Wednesday night Adult Bible study in September, 6:00-7:30 p.m.

KIM (Kids in Mission)- will meet the Wednesday nights in September during the Adult Bible Study (6-7:30pm). KIM is a mission club for all elementary-aged children.

The JAM Choir - will be starting rehearsals on Sunday, September 7 at 4:00 in the choir room.

Rally Day– September 7 at 10am in fellowship hall.

UMW meet– Monday, September 8 at 7pm, Jocie Cook Circle meet-7:30pm.

“Sinners for a Cause”- meeting Thursday, September 11 at 7pm.

Homecoming – September 14 - Perry Bradshaw preaching

Stephen Ministry Peer Supervision– Sunday, September 21 following the 11am worship service in the McMurray Room.

Talent Show & Dinner Fund Raiser - Sunday September 21st at 6 PM. The BUMM'S are looking for some talent to provide entertainment for our church & community. Sponsored by the BUMM's.

BUMMs - Need work done around your home? Contact the BUMMs! Bethpage United Methodist Men.

Footprints Christian Academy, our church preschool, is now enrolling for fall 2014 for ages 3 and 4!

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Upcoming Worship

September 7 - Youth Sunday*

September 14 - Homecoming*

*11am service only these 2 Sundays


Continue to pray for the following persons and Shut-ins, let us know when the prayer has been answered: Don Williams, Polly Parham, Frances Tate, Tyler Jeffries, Charles Wellmon, Lesa Childers, D.J. Hipp,  Johnnie Harrell, Darrell Loflin, Judy Bostian, Nancye Moon, Jimmie Wilkerson, David Davis.

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