Future Directions for Bethel’s Ministry

As a follow-up to Pastor Chris’ most recent Beam article, the document posted below will be distributed to participants at the various house meetings scheduled for this week and next as well as at worship on March 8 and 15. If you haven’t done so already, please check in with the church office concerning the … [Read more…]

February 25 – Lenten Worship

A reminder about our Lenten schedule (and a message from Pastor Pam Russell at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church):   Dear friends,Remember that we gather for worship on Wednesday evenings for the next 5 weeks. Tomorrow night, March 11, and March 25, we will worship at Prince of Peace—joined by members of Bethel Lutheran Church.On March 4 and 18, we will worship … [Read more…]

Lent: All Theology is Local

This year, we’ll be partnering with our brothers and sisters at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church (Shoreline) for our Lenten Wednesday evening services.  We’ll be alternating between the sites and including a couple of midday options this year as we celebrate our theme: “All Theology is Local” — a chance to explore God’s work in … [Read more…]

Blessed Advent to all! (and here’s our Christmas schedule)

While we’re still in the Advent season, it’s a good time to let folks know about our 2014 Christmas schedule:   December 21 @6pm – Come and celebrate our unity in Christ amidst the diversity of Bethel4All’s 6 churches! Dessert reception afterward. December 24 @5pm – NEW THIS YEAR! Experience a family-friendly, kid-oriented worship service filled with … [Read more…]

“Re-Membering Our Faith” and Budget Discussion

A pair of reminders for tomorrow: “Re-Membering Our Faith” — a 4 week course for new and “old” members starts tomorrow afterw worship.  Pastor Chris will be leading this look at our heritage as Lutheran Christians as well as Bethel’s ministry in the wider community. DURING worship, we’ll be holding our annual congregational budget meeting … [Read more…]

Remembering the Saints

All Saints Day is this weekend: during worship we’ll be taking time to remember and celebrate the lives of those who’ve crossed our paths and influenced our lives but have since passed on. Come with full hearts and vivid memories!

New sermons! New Beams! New meetings! Oh, my!

Have you been keeping up with the latest preaching from Bethel?  What about the Bethel Beam (newsletter) which comes out each month?  Did you know we are having a Congregational Meeting on November 16?  There is SO much good information to be found on the site — feel free to click around and see what … [Read more…]

Blessing of the Pets 2014

Reminder: we’re doing a Blessing of the Pets on Sunday October 5 (12:30pm) in the lower parking lot’s greenspace.  All are welcome (though you should cage or otherwise contain any critters who might struggle to “love thy neighbors”)

Bible Study and conversation: Thursdays at 1pm

Reminder: Bible study & conversation with Pastor Chris is starting up this week — it’ll be every Thursday at 1pm.  All are welcome! Weekly readings will be taken from the Narrative Lectionary and will reflect the upcoming Sunday’s preaching text.