Reformation Celebration on October 29

October 2017 marks the 500-year anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. To recognize this milestone, Bethany will have one service at 9:30 a.m. on October 29 in place of our regular 8:30 and 11:00 services. All are invited to gather in the sanctuary for a celebratory worship service filled with hymns, songs, and scripture that remind…

Vacation Bible School 2017

Registration for Vacation Bible School 2017 is now open! Mighty Fortress VBS is June 19-22, 6:00-8:00 p.m. VBS is for children aged 3 years through 5th grade. Click here to register.

FPU: The Legacy Journey

Your finances are under control but you want to learn how to be a better steward of God’s gifts. If this is your situation, the Legacy Journey (a Dave Ramsey class) is for you. Led by Dawn Thomas, the class will be held Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. at Bethany, March 9 through April 27. Please…

Advent Schedule

Thanksgiving Eve Worship – Wednesday, November 23 Service at 7:00 p.m. Mid-Week Advent Services – Wednesday, November, 30, December 7 & 14 Meal at 5:00 p.m., Service at 6:00 p.m. Children’s Christmas Program – Sunday, December 18 Program at 4:30 p.m., Meal at 5:30 p.m. Blue Christmas – Wednesday, December 21 Service at 5:30 p.m., Meal…

LWML Fall Board Meeting

LWML (Lutheran Women’s Missionary League) invites everyone to their Fall Board meeting this Sunday, October 9 at 12:15. A light lunch will be served, followed by a short meeting. At 1:00 p.m. a speaker from His Hands Free Medical Clinic in Cedar Rapids will share a presentation. His Hands Free Medical Clinic currently needs:  postage stamps, Clorox wipes, toilet paper, paper towel rolls, hand…

Faith on Fire Family Campout 2016

The Faith on Fire Family Campout is for everyone at Bethany! Join us on Saturday, August 27 at Camp Io-Dis-E-Ca in Solon. Sign up at the Welcome Center if you plan to attend. Feel free to come for just an hour, or for the whole time. Meals are provided for a free-will offering. If you would…

National Youth Gathering 2016

On July 15, thirteen high school youth and four adults will travel to New Orleans for the LCMS National Youth Gathering. The gathering provides thousands of youth and adult leaders the opportunity to come together as a community of God’s people to learn more about Jesus Christ, the Christian faith, and their Lutheran identity. During…

National Day of Prayer

The National Day of Prayer is an annual observance held on the first Thursday of May, inviting people of all faiths to pray for our nation. It is a day that belongs to all Americans and transcends differences, bringing together citizens to celebrate our most beloved freedom: the freedom to humbly come before God and…

Holy Week Schedule

Maundy Thursday: March 24 Traditional Worship at 7:00 pm   Good Friday: March 25 Contemporary Worship at 7:00 pm   Easter Sunday: March 27 Traditional Worship at 8:30 am Breakfast served 9:30-10:30 am Easter Egg Hunt at 10:15 am Contemporary Worship at 11:00 am

Love and Logic Parenting Class

On Sunday, April 3, Kristi Manley will lead a session on “Behavioral Tips for Wise Parents from Love and Logic.” Love and Logic is a class for parents, grandparents, and anyone who loves kids. The balanced approach of Love and Logic shows adults how to discipline kids without losing their love and respect. Instead of using…