A safe place to explore your faith.
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Renovations are underway at our new building at 1680 Zion Road, Bellefonte, and we hope to move in soon!  Meanwhile, we meet every Sunday at 10:00 am in the parking lot for an outdoor service.  You’re invited to sit in your car and tune to our broadcast radio channel, or bring a camping chair and join us in the assembly area in front of the stage.  For those still unable to join us in person, we will continue to livestream on our Facebook page, and archived recordings are available on this website and on our Youtube channel.
 
Splash Sunday School will take place during the second half of the service at the designated canopies, and portable restrooms will be available for your convenience.
 
We hope you’ll join us this Sunday as we continue to worship together at Watermarke!
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Welcome To Watermarke Church

Just as the body has many parts, the Church has many members who all make the body work.  While we can’t introduce you to everyone at once, here are some people you may want to get to know.
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Tim Yates
Pastor
Tim, his wife, Dawn, and their three daughters moved to Bellefonte after almost 20 years as missionaries in Africa and Australia.  He loves to preach, loves people, and loves to watch Indiana basketball!
 
Dave Blanchard
Youth & Family Minister
Dave is a 20-year veteran of student ministry, serving churches and universities in a variety of settings. Dave and Caryn moved with their family to Bellefonte in 2020.
MikeMike Seibel
Worship Leader
Mike and his wife, Laine have lived in the Bellefonte area for over 20 years, raising 3 beautiful children.  Mike loves Jesus, and loves music, and naturally loves singing about Jesus.  Mike also enjoys fishing and hunting in our central Pennsylvania outdoors.
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Gretchen Reigh
Ministry
Assistant
Gretchen and her husband, Doug, grew up in Central Pennsylvania and now live in Bellefonte with their two boys. Gretchen spends time with her family camping, boating, going to the beach and attending PSU football games.
Chad Dechow, Elder
Kevin Harman, Elder
Bob Fishburn, Elder
Thom Foster, Elder
 
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Finding Jesus, Knowing Jesus, Showing Jesus.

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Our vision at Watermarke Church is to help people FIND a personal relationship with Jesus, to help people KNOW Jesus better by growing deeper into that relationship, and to challenge people to SHOW Jesus to others in their lives.
 
 
 
 

Get Involved. Get Connected!

 
Our ministries are designed to Connect you with other people who will help you grow in your faith.  Check out some of the active ministries we offer!
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Grades 6-12 Student Ministry
Splash
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Splash Children’s Ministry
 
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Life Groups Ministry
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Men’s Ministry
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Women’s Ministry
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Divorce Care
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Sunday Teaching

 

View all our videos on our YouTube Channel:

October 2017

Acts of God: The Purpose of Pain

Forgiveness seems easier to receive than to give.  In our final message from the series, “Acts of God” we see how Joseph displayed forgiveness to his brothers 20 years after their betrayal of him.  What strategies can Joseph teach us about forgiveness that will help us through our own process of forgiving others?



Acts of God: Faithful in Blessing

Remaining faithful to God during difficult times is often challenging, but what does our faithfulness to God look like when life is going well?  Could it be that even in the midst of life’s blessings, we find it challenging to remain faithful to God?



Acts of God: Faithful Through Adversity

Everyone will experience adversity in life.  But the true test of the life of a Christ-follower is whether they will persevere through the adversity, or let it overcome them.  Joseph’s life had plenty of adversity, but he shows us true character by how he dealt with it.



Acts of God: Faithful Under Temptation

Temptation can bring a special kind of pain and suffering.  Sometimes we suffer because we give in and face the consequences of our sins.  And sometimes we resist the temptation, but things are still difficult and we don’t always get the results we would like.  Joseph is an example to us of how to stay faithful in the face of temptation, even when the blessings of doing so are not immediate.





Right Now Media

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Visit Watermarke This Sunday

We meet each Sunday morning at 10:00am at our new building, located at 1680 Zion Road, Bellefonte. Nursery is temporarily unavailable, but our Splash Children’s Ministry for preschool and school-aged children will take place during the second half of the service.  We hope to see you there!
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 HAVE A PRAYER REQUEST?
 You can submit a prayer request at any of our Sunday services by filling out the card in your bulletin.  You may also submit a request online right here!
 

Watermarke Church Office

116 S Spring Street
Bellefonte, PA  16823
Email: office@watermarkechurch.org
Phone: (814) 355-2884

 
ONE CHURCH, MANY PLACES
Our newly-purchased building is undergoing renovations until later this year. On Sundays, we host a drive-in service in our parking lot. Weekdays, you can find us at our offices on Spring Street, or in one of the many ministries we offer..