Meet Our Bishop Michael A. Badger

Meet Our Bishop Michael A. Badger

Bishop Michael A. Badger was consecrated as a Bishop in 2008 and has been the Senior Pastor of Bethesda World Harvest International Church since 1990. He previously served for seven years at an international television ministry in Charlotte, North Carolina, where he was responsible for overseeing the Department of Guest Relations.
As the Senior Pastor of Bethesda World Harvest International Church, Bishop Badger shepherds a multicultural congregation and oversees a multifaceted staff of employees and volunteers. Under his leadership, Bethesda has completed a 3.5 million dollar church renovation to facilitate additional ministry to Bethesda, Buffalo, and the Body of Christ. He oversees New Life World Harvest Restoration Center and New Generation Ministries in Buffalo, NY, Zion Hill World Harvest B.C. in Syracuse, NY, and Glorious Church International in Lakeland, FL.

At Bethesda World Harvest International Church in Buffalo, NY, we are strong believers that a detailed understanding of God’s word is the gateway to transforming people’s lives. As a holistic ministry, we assist in spiritual and moral change which will transform into sociopolitical and economic change among your community.
A body of believers who serve in the Spirit of excellence by doing the “little things” consistently will surround you. From finances to health and everything in-between, Bethesda World Harvest International Church is devoted to arming people all over the world with the knowledge and wisdom needed to make decisions that will positively influence their futures.
We seek to create an environment where the word of God modifies believers of all ages, ethnicities and social statuses to collectively preserve a balanced approach to leadership and service helping to accomplish the greatest impact for the people, ministry and society. Our mission is to love, heal and reach every life through the gospel of Jesus Christ.
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Ministry

Ministry

Assists the Pastor with accomplishing the vision of the church including caring for the sick, shut in, wounded and burdened. We are called to bring the presence of God to the community and church in order to fulfill His healing promise, both physical and mental.

Worship and Fine Arts

Worship and Fine Arts

Leads the congregation in worship utilizing music, drama, dance and visual presentations. Our goal is to serve in excellence by doing the little good things consistently.

Hospitality Ministry

Hospitality Ministry

Responsible for serving and welcoming all visitors, guests and members for worship services and special services in the spirit of excellence.

Education

Education

Provides a Christian learning environment that excites and motivates our members and children. We aim to teach the Bible in such a way that every person experiences the power of love, healing and Gods ability to reach everyone through the teachings of Christ.

Outreach

Outreach

Reaching outside of our four walls and showing the love and healing grace of our savior Jesus Christ.

Special Events

Special Events

Responsible for organization and negotiation of annual and regular events, major travel for the Pastor and church, convocations as well as bringing in local, national and international guests, ministers and musicians. The Volunteer Coordinator Dept. works with all auxiliaries for short and long-term projects to enhance each event's success.

Family Life

Family Life

Concentrates on loving, healing and reaching each life from infants to seniors. Our intent is to connect our members with the love of Christ.

Contact Us

  • Bethesda World Harvest International Church

    1365 Main St.
    Buffalo, NY 14209

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    Phone: (716) 884-3607

    Hours
    Mon: closed
    Tue: closed
    Wed: Doors Open 6:00pm, Bible Study 7:00pm - 8:00pm
    Thu: closed
    Fri: closed
    Sat: closed
    Sun: Doors Open 8:00am, Service 10:00am - 12:00pm