About Bethel Christian Ministries
Where Deliverance Begins With Me!
We are a dynamic ministry established in Frederick, Maryland in March 2018. BCM exists to help individuals live a rewarding life guided by the love, commitment, and devotion to and from Jesus Christ and his principals.
Church Foundation Scripture(s)
Genesis 28:19, 22
Stone = Jesus (Matthew 16:18)
House of God = Bethel
Tenth = Tithe (Mal 3:10)
BCM is a bible-based ministry and is committed to studying the Bible and living a life that is based on its teachings. Guided by the motto "where deliverance begins with me", BCM is a no-judgement zone commissioned to demonstrate God's design for a fulfilling life in Christ where we demonstrate walking by faith guided by God's truth and biblical principles every day!
Our Belief Statements
Denomination: Christianity (Acts 11:26)
We are Christians because we do not agree with any divide in our fellowship/worship in Jesus Christ. Our fellowship is with all who believe (Matthew 19:6)
The Bible is the infallible Word of God (2 Timothy 3:16)
There is only one God (John 1:1, 14; Eph 4:4-6)
Baptism is necessary by water (Acts 19:4-5)
Baptism is necessary by fire (Acts 19:2; Rom 8:11)
The evidence of the Holy Spirit (Acts 2:4)
The second coming of Christ (Matt 24:29-31, 1 Thess 4:16-17)
Elder Ronald Bradford, is the Pastor of Bethel Christian Ministries, Frederick, MD. Affectionately known as “Pastor Ron”, he is a native Washingtonian and the second of three brothers. Through challenging upbringings, the earnest aspiration to make it into heaven led him to accept his calling to the ministry. Elder Ron has dedicated his life to serving God through serving others, leading souls to true deliverance, and helping them become dedicated disciples of Christ.
Pastor Ron has been saved, filled with the Holy Ghost, and working in his gifts diligently since 2002 and proudly ordained as an Elder within the Churches of Our Lord Jesus Christ. He has served faithfully in many ministry capacities to include Assistant Pastor of Calvary Pentecostal Ministries (CPM), Churches of our Lord Jesus Christ (COOLJC), Gaithersburg, MD, Mid-Atlantic Diocese ABYPU Vice President, Men’s Ministry President, Sunday School Superintendent, Sunday School Teacher, Board of Trustees, and Finance Manager.
Pastor Ron is on fire for the Lord and has been endowed with many gifts and talents. Of all the gifts that God has blessed Pastor Ron with, obedience to God’s Word is his priority above all. His is very passionate about doing the work of the Lord and building the Kingdom of God. His love for God is unstoppable. He is truly a man sent and called for such a times as this. Pastor Ron demonstrates true leadership and faithfulness in discipleship. His passion for deliverance and truth in the sight of the Lord is both compelling and uplifting.
Pastor Ron is an exceptional father to twins Caden and Kyra, and Jaxen Bradford. He is the founder of ALIVINGS, LLC. (which means A Living Sacrifice), a consulting firm specializing in IT, personal fitness, and marketing. As you get to know the man behind the power, you will find that he is fun, loves to laugh, laidback, and just enjoys life to the fullest. He is kind, caring and has been blessed with wisdom well beyond his years. He has a genuine love for saints and souls alike, and makes himself available to listen and counsel always ready to share the word of life according to God’s Holy Word.
The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me; because the Lord hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the broken hearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound. Isaiah 61:1