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A “Drop in the Barrel” for the Bethel Food Pantry
The Bethel Food Pantry collects specific items each month that are in high demand, quickly depleted and/or hard to get through food bank resources.
Signs of the Times: Revelation Sermon Series – June 7–July 12
The book of Revelation has often been used to frighten, bully, and condemn people. Filled with fantastic images, sights, creatures, and storyline, it has left many Christians feeling threatened or worse, condemned. Beginning in June, Pastor Mike will begin a new series of messages to peel back the layers of fear and dread
Caring for Creation – Preventing the Next Pandemic: Urgency for a Planetary Health Approach – July 21
July 21 | 7pm | Online Event (link coming soon) Connect online to a special video event sponsored by Bethel’s Caring for Creation and Caring for Social Justice groups. The centerpiece is an encore presentation of Professor Jonathan Patz’s brilliant 2020 Earth Day talk that links two urgent global concerns: the
Drive-In Family Worship & Movie: Finding Nemo – July 25
Join us at the Alliant Energy Center Parking Lot on Saturday, July 25 at 7pm for a special family worship (30-40min) and then watch Disney’s Finding Nemo movie! Saturday, July 25 at 7pm Alliant Energy Center Parking Lot 30-40min worship followed by Disney’s Finding Nemo movie Have a question or concern in advance of the
New Sermon Series – Wrestling With Love: Aug 2-Sept 13
Sometimes loving others feels like stepping into the ring. Take the normal everyday relationships in life, add a worldwide pandemic, personal isolation, social unrest, political animosity, and economic uncertainty, and you have the makings of a World Wrestling League bout between loved ones, neighbors, or even strangers. Fortunately for us, the Bible is
ZOOM – Virtual Coffee Hour: Sundays at 10am
Are you missing time with your Bethel community where you can chat and catch-up with them? We are too! That is why we are starting a Virtual Coffee Hour on Sundays at 10am through Zoom Video Conferencing! A link will be shared through the Sunday Daily Devotion email that will allow the Bethel community to visit
Fireside Chats with Pastor Mike – Tuesdays
Pastor Mike will be sitting down with you virtually and answering questions you have for him during his Tuesday Fireside Chats live-streamed on Facebook at 7pm (or it can be viewed on YouTube any time after 8pm). If you have any questions you would like to ask him, please send them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lord’s Supper – Wednesdays
Join us on Wednesdays at 6:30pm for the Lord’s Supper. Just because we are unable to meet in person for worship doesn’t mean we can’t share the Lord’s meal. There are few features more central to the life and teaching of Jesus than the common meal. Every Wednesday until we are able to celebrate in
ZOOM – Men’s Current Christian Concerns
Men’s Current Christian Concerns continues to meet each Thursday morning via a Zoom video conference. The meeting starts at 8:30am instead of 7am during this temporary rearrangement. July 2 – Shalom: The Ancient Vision for Life July 9 – Our Disappearing History July 16 – Cahoots July 23 – Fighting the Next Pandemic July 30 –
ZOOM – Contemplative Scripture Reading (Interactive) – Thursdays
with Pam Shellberg on Thurs at 10am and 8:30pm (interactive via Zoom Video Conferencing) Join Pam Shellberg for a time of interactive, contemplative scripture reading. During each 45-minute period, we will read a passage from scripture and reflect on it by way of the ancient practice of lectio divina. This involves engaging the scripture with
Puerto Rico Mission Trip – April 20-27, 2021
This is a video that Pastor Ivette Salgado Torres and others put together for our 20th Anniversary Celebration. Iglesia Luterana Bethel and Bethel Lutheran Church working together, side by side, creating wonderful memories and friendships. We are now into the planning stages for our 21st adventure to Puerto Rico to work alongside the