Welcome to Bethel June 2019

Welcome Visitors!

As of 3/15/20, all in-person worship services are canceled in order to adhere to social distancing recommendations. We send out information on how to meet by Zoom Meeting for Sunday worship and other gathering times to the Bethel e-mail list. You may click this link for Sunday worship at 10am. (You will first be in a waiting room and them be clicked into the Zoom worship by Pastor Anne. Just wait until she gets to each person.)

Worship Services
Sundays 9:30 am
at 300 North Montague Street, Arlington. (Map) in Boulevard Manor.

Click here to learn more about visiting Bethel.

Phone: 703-825-5557 (office hours vary, please leave a message)

Fellowship Hour
immediately following

Children’s Sunday School
During worship.

Communion on first Sundays.


A Community of Seekers…

Bethel United Church of Christ welcomes you to our church – We are a congregation rooted in a tradition of progressive Christian thinking.  Our members are seekers and believers reflecting a broad range of theological positions and Christian beliefs. We recognize the centrality of the Bible and offer people the opportunity to explore how it might guide their daily lives. This is our invitation to people of this community to come and celebrate the spirit of Christ with us.  Read more…




Upcoming Events

  • Apr

    In person worship canceled

    Following social distancing recommendations in order to protect our community and others, we are canceling in person worship until recommendations change. Instructions for Zoom Meeting use to ‘attend’ streamed worship are sent to the Bethel email list and can be found in the link below.

  • Apr

    Sunday Worship now by Zoom

    Every Sunday at 10:00 am by Zoom Meeting. Click to access invite: worship at Bethel (location, parking. childcare, attire, etc)…

  • Apr

    Maundy Thursday

    Bethel UCC joins Arlington COB and other nearby congregations for a “Love Feast” that includes a simple meal, feet washing in circles (hand washing available) and communion. Love Feast begins at 7:00 pm.

  • Apr

    Good Friday Worship

    Bethel UCC has a tradition of Good Friday worship in which the scriptures of the crucifixion are read as candles are extinguished on the cross, leaving the sanctuary dark at the conclusion. Join us for this contemplative Good Friday worship at 7:00 p,

  • Apr

    Easter Sunrise Worship

    Bethel UCC and Arlington COB come together for an early worship on Easter Sunday morning. Join others at 8:00 am for this special way to start the day of Resurrection.