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Annual Blessing of the Backpacks at Bethel UMC Columbia.

Blessing of Backpacks and School Supplies

Join Us This Sunday!

Join us in worship this Sunday, August 13 at 11:00am on for our Annual Blessing of the Backpacks. We invite all of our children, teachers, and school employees to bring their school bags and lunchboxes to be blessed in worship.


Invite a family, neighbor, or teacher to join you!

We will also be collecting supplies for The Good News Club, Bethel’s after school Bible Club at Satchel Ford Elementery.   You may drop off any of these items at the church office this week, or bring to worship on Sunday.


Items needed for Good News Club include:

  • Dixon Ticonderoga Pre-Sharpened Pencils #2 Yellow
  • Crayola Crayons 24 count
  • Disinfecting wipes
  • Kleenex Facial Tissues
  • 8oz Hand Sanitizer
  • Nut-free Dairy-free snack packs (such as goldfish, potato chips, veggie straws, fruit snacks)
  • Blow Pops
  • Prizes for prize box
Thank you for your support. See you Sunday!