Gordon and Bess Finley started a Christian School for children with special needs in Winston-Salem, NC in 1984. Bethesda also partnered with a school for orphans in Oradea, Western Romania for over a decade. Mr. and Mrs. Finley retired in 2008 after several decades of ministry. Bethesda continues to serve children and families through numerous programs and partnerships. The Echoes Of Mercy Radio Ministry is something that Gordon Finley invested in over the years. Several of Brother Finley's messages and songs are preserved through this online Echoes Of Mercy archive.
To have a spiritual ministry to all children and their families. These services will include counseling, awareness, education, financial assistance and other areas of need, especially for those involved in adoption, orphan care, or care for vulnerable children.