Bering United Methodist Church

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    Sunday services are held at 8:30 am (in the chapel) and 10:50 am (in the sanctuary). Holy Communion is celebrated at all Sunday services. 1440 Harold Street Houston, TX 77006

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  • Second Blessings

    Second Blessings has great bargains on estate sale quality home furnishings; our boutique has jewelry, fine linens, evening wear, and handbags. We are open during the week for shopping! Our hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday: 10:30 am – 4:00 pm. We are closed on Wednesdays and close for lunch from 12:00 – 1:30 pm. Saturday: 10:30 am – 2:00 pm (Call 281-435-1665 for entry) To schedule an appointment text Mike Dohoney at 713.202.3530 or call Mary Parker at 281.435.1665 - no texts.

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    Bering Support Network

    BSN Provides nurturing care and support for individuals who are infected with or affected by HIV / AIDS, as well as those who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgendered, questioning and their families and friends.

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  • Open Gate Homeless Ministries

    Open Gate Open Gate is a ministry for young adults (18–30 years old) experiencing homelessness—particularly LGBTQI young adults, who generally have a difficult time at shelters and agencies. We provide a comfortable and safe sanctuary—free from the bi¬ases and discriminations they face on the streets. “Safety” includes no violence of speech or action. Every Sunday since March 4, 2007, Open Gate’s Hawthorne Dinner serves a family-style, home-cooked meal. These dinners are intentionally secular, explicitly avoiding religious lan¬guage. Instead, they focus on the essential core of Jesus’ gospel: trust, hope, love, and reconciliation. During the dinner, participants can charge phones, and get personal hygiene packs, clothing, mentoring, and referrals to agencies providing health and mental-health care, housing, education, and other services.

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Where you will find reconciliation with God, yourself, and others!

Bering News

  • An Alternative Voice from the Texas Annual Conference – A STATEMENT ADVOCATING FOR FULL INCLUSION

    A STATEMENT ADVOCATING FOR FULL INCLUSION An Alternative Voice from the Texas Annual Conference  The God of Jesus is the God of possibility. This God spoke order out of chaos, created all that is out of nothing, and brought life and light out of the abyss of darkness.  Impossible! And yet, God . . . […]

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  • Heaven Can’t Wait – celebrating Bering’s 170th birthday with a play

    Bering is having a birthday…a big one! We are having a party! Join us as we celebrate Bering Memorial UMC’s 170th year with a play, Heaven Can’t Wait. Bring friends from the ’80s and ’90s and new ones to honor Bering’s history and envision its future. November 3, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. at Bering Memorial United […]

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  • Tell Us Your Reasons Why – the Legacy Continues

    Tell Us Your Reason Why… The year 2018 marks 170 years of Bering’s witness to the Good News in Jesus Christ that ALL are welcome and celebrated. No exceptions! Bering is planning a“170 Reasons Why” celebration for the fall. (Date TBD) We will invite our immediate Bering family, as well as anyone who has been […]

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    The vote is in December.  Dreamers need a “Clean” Dream Act! Take five minutes for a phone call. Make a difference… Make the call! Click here to find your representative’s phone number.   What you need to know…    

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Celebrating 167 years of serving, sharing, and caring!

(713) 526-1017 phone | (713) 520-6866 fax

1440 Harold Street
Houston, Texas 77006

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