Sunday Services at 10:30am

Run for the House 2019

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Come Run for the House as Bethany Community Church hosts the third annual fundraising run/walk/kids obstacle course for My Sister's House, a transitional home in Washington, IL, for single women and their children ( Run for the House will be run on a cross country style 1.5 mile looped course. We are excited to announce that once again Shazam Racing will be handling race timing for this event. 

You can register for the race/walk/kids obstacle course by clicking HERE.

You can donate items to the post-event party by clicking HERE.

My Sister's House has a goal to communicate, facilitate and demonstrate the love and care of Christ to the women and children in the home. The hope is to provide tangible assistance to meet physical, emotional and spiritual needs. The ministry is funded solely through donations and is staffed by a team of volunteers. 100% of the proceeds from this event will go directly to My Sister's House. 

The Run for the House event will consist of a timed 5K and 10K as well as an untimed 1.5 mile walk and kids obstacle course. Not up for a lap on our course or want to send your support from afar? You can donate to MSH any time! Donations can be sent to:
My Sister's House
c/o Mark and Tammy Herrmann
112 Hilldale Ave
Washington, IL 61571

Jogging strollers are welcome on the course, but please note that the course is not paved and is narrow is some areas. For safety reasons, no pets are allowed on the course.

Saturday, August 17, 2019
Held on the Bethany Trail at Bethany Community Church at 27265 Dutch Lane in Washington, IL. Directions are HERE.

Saturday, August 17th from 7-8:15am at the race site.  Directions are HERE.  

Awards will be given to the male and female winners in both the 5K and 10K and to the top male and female runner in each age bracket. These awards will be given after the the races are finished. All kids doing the obstacle couress will receive a ribbon to be given at the end of the obstacle course. 
Age brackets are:
14 and Under
60 and Up

Register by July 27 to receive the early bird pricing. All 5K, 10K and walk participants will receive a race shirt. The kids' run shirt is optional.
5K and Walk   $30 / $35 after 7/27
10K                   $35/$40 after 7/27
Kids' Run         $15 (with shirt)
                          $5  (without shirt)

In order to guarantee shirt size and availability of receiving a shirt, you must register by Saturday, August 3. Shirts for those registering after Saturday, August 3 will be available as supplies last. Online registration closes 48 hours before the event, but you can register on race day during packet pick up at BCC from 7-8:15am.

For answers to all your questions, contact Jason Padiak at

Come Run for the House!

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