In preparation for our impending move to the North City location, a celebration of the current site’s ministry will take on February 21 at 10am. Special guests include Pastor Jim Schoeld (former Bethel minister) and Pastor Kathryn Buffum (NWWA Synod staff) Learn more at the events listing on our Facebook page.
Special thanks to Chris Pickrell for taking the time to transform this piece of Bethel’s history into a digital version.
The following is a letter from Pastor Chris to correct some errors recently made by others concerning the recent hosting of the “United We Stand” tent encampment by Bethel (click the title of the post for details).
Some of you might have noticed that we were AWOL for a bit: a snafu with our website registration lead to a temporary shutdown of the site — which was especially hard to get fixed over Memorial Day weekend. As such, it’s also possible any email you sent to a “bethellutheranchurch.org” address over the … [Read more…]
Read the title of this post. Repeat it to yourself. Then repeat it again. Bethel Lutheran Church is NOT closing. Period. End of story. It’s become apparent to me over the past few weeks that a few rumors are flying around out in the wider community — maybe not all over the place, but … [Read more…]