Bering United Methodist Church

Archive for July 2014

  • Amazon shoppers, choose a designated charity to support!

    Amazon shoppers, SMILE while you shop! Go to to select a charity to benefit from your purchases on These are charities on AmazonSmile that our congregation has supported: Bering Memorial United Methodist Church Bering Omega Community Services Reconciling Ministries Network Emergency Aid Coalition SEARCH, Service of the Emergency Aid Resource Center for the Homeless […]

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  • Oh, what a night! Dreaming of Home!

    Oh, what a night we had! Guests at Open Gate’s cabaret fundraiser, Dreaming of Home, went home with a song their hearts on July 28, 2014! Jim Carter, Eileen Buerkert, Roger Woest, Les Wood, Abby Seible, and Alicia Chew wowed the sold out crowd with beautiful and heartfelt performances.  This evening was a gift of […]

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  • A straight son talks about being raised by two moms

      Zach Wahls was raised in Iowa by two moms.  Listen as he tells his story to the Iowa Legislature in 2009. Now, five years later, you can find him on Facebook.  

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  • EAC backpacks for the new school year

    1,400 kids are ready for the school year! In June, Jean West Evans shared the Emergency Aid Coalition’s need for our help in supplying backpacks, uniforms, and school supplies for 1500 children.  Our congregation donated $1418 – enough for 1,400 kids! These children will return to school this year with uniforms, supplies, and backpacks – […]

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  • Mary needs your help in Second Blessings!

    Mary is asking for help! Please volunteer some of your time this summer…. She desperately needs volunteer help each week in these areas: Estate sale pick ups:  people who can help with heavy lifting, packing, loading and unloading the truck Truck driver:  you don’t need a commercial driver’s license, but experience is necessary People to […]

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  • It Gets Better.

    Find out how life can get better for you and your family.  

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  • Welcome to Bering, Stephanie!

    Meet Stephanie Snyder, our new director of Children’s Ministry and Young Adult Ministry! Stephanie is very excited about her new role at Bering!  Her accomplishments: Perkins School of Theology, 2014 graduate with M.Div Pastoral internship at St. Paul’s UMC in Houston Associate Youth Director at St. Paul’s UMC Baylor graduate   We are so happy […]

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  • Bering Memorial UMC is a Reconciling Congregation!

    Bering Memorial UMC is a Reconciling Congregation! The Reconciling Ministries Network (RMN) is a growing movement of United Methodist individuals, congregations, campus ministries, and other groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. In November of 1991 Bering’s membership voted to accept the recommendation of the Administrative Council that Bering […]

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