WelcomE

Welcome to Bethel Christian Church DC.  We are a Christian progressive - Radically Inclusive - Pentecostal church. Bethel DC is a vision-driven church for ALL people, called to speak to this generation.   Our mission is to support, enrich and develop the lives of the believer, and enable them to walk in the wholeness that Christ offers. 

Bethel Christian Church DC is a vibrant, active and diverse congregation. We are a community rooted in worship, fellowship, diversity, witness, spiritual development, service and justice. The Bethel Church congregation offers ALL people the opportunity to explore and discover their destiny within the context of a safe and nurturing Christ-centered community. Our Vision is "to see lives transformed and reconciled to Christ.”

Darren W. Phelps is the Senior Pastor and Founder at Bethel Christian Church DC. Bethel DC is affiliated with The Fellowship of Affirming Ministries (TFAM) and the Disciples of Christ. Learn more here.

 
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Worship & Bible Study

 
 
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What’s new at Bethel Christian Church DC?

Recent events:

  • Thanksgiving Gift Baskets

  • Get warm! Bethel DC serves our community - Free hot cocoa, coffee, hats & gloves

  • Bethel DC family outing - Pumpkin Patch!

 
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Tenth Anniversary - Founder's Night Banquet

On August 10, 2018, Bethel Christian Church DC celebrated our 10th Anniversary.

Founders Night Banquet

We are excited to honor our Pastor and celebrate 10 years of Accomplishing the Impossible!  This is a formal event with a catered meal provided and live music from a special musical guest. Tickets are now on sale for $45 and can be bought on EventBrite through the link below. You can also buy tickets at church Sundays, right after worship. The last day to buy a ticket will be July 29, 2018.

 
 Minister Licensing

Minister Licensing

 Ministers at the The Fellowship of Affirming Ministries

Ministers at the The Fellowship of Affirming Ministries

 Deacon Licensing

Deacon Licensing

 Outdoor Worship - Praise Team

Outdoor Worship - Praise Team

 Outdoor worship - Muscians

Outdoor worship - Muscians

 Darren W. Phelps, Senior Pastor & Founder

Darren W. Phelps, Senior Pastor & Founder

 Bethel DC Family Picnic

Bethel DC Family Picnic

 Warriors of Worship - Bethel Praise Team

Warriors of Worship - Bethel Praise Team

 Bishop Yvette Flunder blessing 2217 Minnesota Ave SE DC as our church building

Bishop Yvette Flunder blessing 2217 Minnesota Ave SE DC as our church building