New COVID-19 Measures:

The Nathaniel Fellowship is no longer limiting attendance and no reservations are needed!

  • Face masks are optional and are available in the foyer.
  • Upon arrival, your temperature will be taken and anyone without a fever will be allowed to stay.
  • The Bethany Center sanitizes all surfaces including microphones before the service and continually disinfects each microphone after each use during the Shabbat service.
  • If you think you’ve been exposed to Covid, it is advised to self quarantine for 2 weeks
  • We recommend that you refrain from shaking hands and any social contact while at the Bethany Center
  • Hand sanitizer will be placed in strategic locations
  • Please do not attend any event at the Bethany Center if you have a fever or feel you may be sick
  • People over the age of 65 with underlying health conditions are encouraged to stay at home as much as possible
  • According to the new rulings of the CDC, if you have tested positive for the Coronavirus, you must sequester at home for 10 days. Even though the CDC doesn’t require it, a documented negative test result is encouraged by The Bethany Center.
  • If you have been exposed to Covid and exhibit no symptoms, you must sequester for 10 days before returning to the Bethany Center.
  • If you have someone in your home that has tested positive but you are negative, you must wait 10 days from when your family member’s 10 day sequester is over before returning to the Bethany Center. A negative test is required.
  • If you have been vaccinated, please do not attend until after the recommended time for reentering society per your doctor.

The Nathaniel Fellowship is now streaming it’s Shabbat services every Friday night at 7:00pm from this website as well as Zoom. Facebook live on our Dr. Victoria Sarvadi fan page will continue to archive all services. Be on the lookout for updates and more information each week as we update this website regularly.

Watch our services streamed live every Friday at 7pm here on our website or here on facebook live. If you would like an invitation to our zoom, please send an email to

You may attend our Shabbat services in person or watch on Facebook Live here. Services start on Fridays at 7:00pm CST.

Be on the lookout for updates and more information each week as we update this website regularly.

List of speakers for the months of May:

  • May 7th – Dr. Brad Young – 7:00pm Service
  • May 14th – Dr. Victoria Sarvadi – 7:00pm Shavu’ot Service
  • May 21st – Dr. Bron Barkley – 7:00pm Service
  • May 28th – William & Lori Lemuel – 7:00pm Service

What is 24/7 prayer?

It is the prayer that is before the throne of the God, 24 hours a day interceding.

Why is it important?

We need to pray to obtain victory and prayer to maintain victory.


We invite you to register for our next JR200 class starting on June 14th.

Those who want to earn a Diploma in Hebraic-Christian Studies may do so by answering the questions at the end of each lesson and submitting their answers electronically through email as a Word Document. Students who are not interested in earning the diploma need not submit their answers.

Students who submit their answers are assigned a graduate assistant who will review the answers, record the student’s progress and send comments back to the students. Once students have completed all the requirements for graduation, they will be awarded a Diploma in Hebraic-Christian Studies.

* Due to COVID-19, all IHCS classes will be held on a Facebook Live private group and Zoom until further notice. All lessons are archived on the Facebook Live private group.

Classes begin June 14th at 7:00pm. Register now for our next class, JR200. JR300 starts on September 27.

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About Us

The mission of The Bethany Center is to introduce the First Century Messiah, Yeshua, and to provide quality programs to educate, equip and empower those who desire to walk in His ways.

Hebrew Classes & Events

With a mission to provide quality programs to educate, train, equip and empower the followers of Yeshua, the goal of The Bethany Center is to introduce the First Century Messiah to those who desire to know Him.

Victoria Sarvadi

As a Hebraic theologian and passionate believer, Victoria is a prolific writer of Bible studies and contemporary teachings based on first-century faith. Her dynamic teachings have impacted countless lives and helped to strengthen the roots of their faith.

First Century Genesis

First Century Genesis was created to bring the time of Jesus to light. It is our desire to introduce you to our first century Messiah as we explore the Hebraic roots of our faith provided by the gospel of Salvation.


The Institute for Hebraic Christian Studies, founded by Dr. Richard Booker, is a series of 6 courses to educate Christians on the Jewish roots of the Faith. Each course contains 12 classes and there are 3 courses offered each year. Those wanting to obtain an Associates Degree may attend classes and complete the homework to be conferred.

Bethany World Radio features educational and inspirational programming that explores the Hebraic nature of the Christian faith. The co-hosts bring a fresh, relational and informational approach to Hebraic Christianity.

The Nathaniel Fellowship

The Nathaniel Fellowship is an assembly of Christian and Jewish believers in Yeshua, the Messiah. We gather at the Bethany Center for fellowship, study of the Word and prayer every erev Shabbat. We also recognize and celebrate all the feasts reported in Leviticus 23. Our staff is highly qualified and educated in the Hebraic roots of the Christian Faith.


What better way to get involved and engaged with your faith than to start exploring the Hebraic roots of Christianity through our many classes and events!

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2600 Eldorado Pkwy #220

McKinney, TX 75070



Phone:    (214) 973-5999