St. Timothy Lutheran Church

           St. Timothy Updates

                   Due to the  

         Coronavirus Pandemic

Sunday, June 28 - 4th Sunday after Pentecost

We continue with the Drive-In Service at 10:00 a.m. in the church parking lot at 3748 Route 430, Bemus Point, NY.  Hope to see you there!

Interactive Bulletin


Sunday, June 21 - 3rd Sunday after Pentecost w/communion

We continue this week with the Drive-In Service.  We will also have communion on this 3rd Sunday of the month.  Interactive Bulletin


Church Council has voted to continue the Drive-In Services until Labor Day.


Sunday, June 14 - 2nd Sunday after Pentecost w/communion

Our Drive-In Worship Service has been a wonderful way for our congregation and guests to come together as a group to worship.  THIS SUNDAY, we begin having communion!  It is our hope that joining in the Lord's Supper as a body of believers will add to your worship this week.  Communion will be celebrated on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month following today. Interactive Bulletin


Sunday, June 7 - Holy Trinity

We continue this Sunday with our Drive-In Worship Service.  What a wonderful way to worship together again and stay safe at th same time!  We look forward to seeing all of you again.   Interactive Bulletin


Sunday, May 31 - Pentecost

We continue this Sunday with our Drive-In Worship Service.  What a wonderful way to worship together again and stay safe at th same time!  We look forward to seeing all of you again.    

If you are unable to attend this service, the Interactive Bulletin can be downloaded here: Interactive Bulletin


Sunday, May 24

Our first Drive-In Worship Service is today!!!  We are SOOOO excited to "see" everyone again and worship together.  Please join us at 10:00 am in the church parking lot and tune your radio to 98.3 for this worship service.  

     COVID-19 STATE MANDATES

     1.  Stay in your cars

     2. No admittance to the building (including the bathrooms)

     3.  Windows up unless you are wearing a mask.


If you are unable to attend the Drive in service, you can continue to join us 'in spirit' using the interactive bulletin. (Interactive Bulletin)

Sunday, May 17

We continue using our Interactive Bulletins with the liturgy, songs and bible readings in one, easy-to-use format.  Follow along with our normal Sunday Service.  So excited you're joining us 'in spirit'! (Download Interactive Bulletin)

Thursday, May 14

What has 44 lines, 47 spaces and is the buzz at St. Timothy?  Stay tuned...

Sunday, May 10

We continue using our Interactive Bulletins with the liturgy, songs and bible readings in one, easy-to-use format.  Follow along with our normal Sunday Service.  So glad you're joining us! (Download Interactive Bulletin)

Sunday, April 26

We continue using our Interactive Bulletins with the liturgy, songs and bible readings in one, easy-to-use format.  Follow along with our normal Sunday Service.  So glad you're joining us! (Download Interactive Bulletin)

Thursday, April 23

5 & 2 Ministry has announced that they are giving food away to any family that needs it.  They do not have to be part of the 5 & 2 Program.  Please spread the word.  Food distribution Fridays 2-4 pm at the church

Sunday, April 19

In spirit service for the 1st Sunday of Easter.  Bishop John Macholz will be preaching the sermon this week with a live video.  Please join us for this  service.  (Download Interactive Bulletin)

Thursday, April 16

Govenor Cuomo extends NY PAUSE to May 15.  No in-person services until after May 15.  Interactive bulletins will still be available until we return to regular worship services.  Your input is greatly appreciated.

Sunday, Aprl 12

Easter Sunday service.  Special solo by Adam Mckillip.

Thursday, April 9

Maundy Thursday Service 'in spirit' 7:00 pm.  (Download Interactive Bulletin)

Sunday, April 5

Join the St. Timothy family as we gather 'in spirit' on Palm Sunday.  Click this link (Download Interactive Bulletin)

Thursday, April 2

On Good Friday, with the assistance of the Bishop’s Assistants, we invite you to gather with us at 12 pm for an abbreviated liturgy for Good Friday. Prayers will be offered, the Passion According to St. John will be read by the four of us and a bit of music will be involved. It’s open to all across this church. https://www.youtube.com/UpstateNYSynodELCA


Offering Envelopes - It would be greatly appreciated if your weekly envelopes could be mailed into the church so that they can be deposited into our checking account.  Writing ONE CHECK for the month is an excellent option.  (saves stamps)   Thank you.


Wednesday, March 25

Cancellation of in-person church services extended through the end of April.

Interactive Bulletin of March 29 service - Join the St. Timothy family as we gather 'in spirit' on Sunday, March 29.  Read through our service as it was intended at 9:30 am.  Continue to pray for our nation, our loved ones, our friends and our community.   Stay safe.  Wash your hands often!  (Read/Download Interactive Bulletin)

Letter from Bishop Macholz - 3/24/20  (Read Letter)

Letter from Bishop Eaton - 3/28/20  (Read Letter)


Friday, March 20

Pastor working from home - Beginning this week, Pastor Ivy will be working from home following guidelines from Gov. Cuomo.

Kathy Korcyl will also do the majority of her work at home and using the office to print the Church Mouse and/or bulletins when we come back to church.

Template of March 22 service - We will again be joining 'in spirit' on Sunday, March 22 at 9:30 a.m.  using the 'template' that our pastor and Assitant Liturgist use to follow along with the service.  Songs, readings and Pastor Ivy's sermon will be a part of that template.  Please continue to pray for our loved ones, our friends and our community and ourselves. (Read/Download Template)

5 & 2 Backpack Ministry - With Bemus Point Schools closing until possibly April 20, the 5 & 2 Committee Members will make bags of food available for pickup at the church on Fridays for families participating in the Backpack Ministry Program. Fighting childhood hunger one child at a time


Friday, March 13

Cancellation of in-person church services for the next 3 Sundays - 3/15, 3/22. and 3/29 at the request of Bishop John Macholz.

(Read letter)  

Cancellation of remaining Lenten Dinners - 3/18, 3/21 and 4/1

Template of March 15 service - Join the St. Timothy family as we gather 'in spirit' on Sunday, March 15.  Read through our service as it was intended at 9:30 am.  Pray for ourselves, our loved ones, our friends and our community.  (Read/Download Template)     








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Our Drive In Service will continue, rain or shine, until Labor Day.


Sunday, July 5

Our Drive In Service continues this week at 10:00 a.m. in the parking lot of St. Timothy....3748 Rt. 430, Bemus Point, NY.  Please join us!  

Interactive Bulletin


Sunday, July 12

We've been blessed with sunny days for our Drive In services so far and this Sunday looks like that will continue.  10:00 am in our parking lot at 3748 St. 430, Bemus Point, NY.  Please join us!!

Interactive Bulletin