Bethel United Church of Christ

4900 NE Parvin Road, Kansas City, MO 64117

What Bethel Provides

Bethel provides a wide variety of worship and faith community experiences.

Worship Services

 Worship:     All are welcome to worship as we listen to our Still-Speaking God through scripture, prayer, song, and word.  Worship services are held  every Sunday throughout the year, with Advent services in preparaton for Christmas and Lenten services in preparation for Easter. 


Worship  Service

  • Worship Service is at  9:30 a.m. The music at our service will include hymns and often songs of praise, the choir, bell choir  and praise band will perform at scheduled times through the year.  
  • Nursery Care is provided.
  • Sunday School is at 10:40 a.m. for 3 years of age through adult.
  • Holy Communion  is celebrated on the first Sunday of every month.  All are invited to the table. 

    No matter where you are on life's journey, you are welcome here.


Christian Education

Classes are offered year round.

 (See Christian Ed Page)


Bethel Bistro


Enjoy fellowship, freinds, coffee, and snacks on Sunday mornings. 




A mind-body healing therapy.  Reiki is a gentle healing non-invasive, yet powerful energy that's wonderful used alone or in combination with conventional or holistic care.  Whether you just want to relax or have a condition that needs attention,  Reiki can prove to be a great asset to your care.   Bethel's trained Reiki Practitioners meet  on Monday evenings at 6:30 p.m. in the lower level of the church to perform Reiki on anyone desiring therapy. 

Bethel Bazaar

Come share your time and talent by doing creative crafts with women members and friends of Bethel who meet weekly January through September in preparation for their annual Creative Sampler Craft Sale.  For more information call the Church office at 816-453-2628.  Proceeds from the bazaar support numerous Kansas City Northland charities.


Bethel Belles and Red Hats

The Bethel Belles, a social gathering for women celebrating life after "50" with food, fun and laughter. Inspired by the Red Hat Society, the Bethel Belles meet the 3rd Friday of each month.  Join us for different venues, whether it be plays, museums, dining, etc. Check the calendar for scheduled events.

Bethel Cut - Ups Scrapbooking Group

Scrapbooking enthusiasts gather at Bethel for fellowship and work sessions. Call the church office or check the calendar for scheduled events.

Prayer Shawl Ministry

This ministry is made up of individuals who knit or crochet shawls to be sent to people who would benefit from God's love wrapped around them. The shawls are blessed before they are sent to those needing God's touch.