All are welcome to worship at Bethlehem! Dress is casual and children of all ages are welcome to worship with their families at all services. Most services include Good News Time geared toward Pre-K through 5th Grade and during communion all children are welcome to receive a special blessing.
Palm Passion Weekend
Saturday, April 13
5:15 p.m. Worship in the Chapel
Sunday, April 14
8:30 a.m. Worship in the Sanctuary with palms and Sunday School children
10:45 a.m. Worship in the Sanctuary with palms and Sunday School children
Palm Passion Wednesday, April 17
6:15 p.m. Worship in the Sanctuary with palms and Wednesday School children
singing (no worship at 12:05 or 5:15)
Maundy Thursday, April 18
12:05 p.m. Worship with Holy Communion in the Chapel, lunch following
6:30 p.m. The Living Last Supper: A dramatic musical experience with speakers,
choir and Holy Communion in the Sanctuary
Good Friday, April 19
12:00 p.m. Worship with Aberdeen Area Lutheran Ministries in the Sanctuary
5:15 p.m. Good Friday Worship including readers, music and prayer in the
6:30 p.m. The Voices of Good Friday: Dramatic monologues and music in the
Saturday, April 20
5:15 p.m. Early Easter Worship with Holy Communion in the Sanctuary
Easter Sunday, April 21
7:00 a.m. Sunrise Worship with Holy Communion in the Re-Creation Center, led
by Bethlehem Middle School students
8:00 - 11:00 a.m. Easter Breakfast Buffet with freewill offering supporting
Bethlehem Youth Ministries
8:30 a.m. Celebrate Christ’s resurrection in the Sanctuary with song, scripture
and Holy Communion
9:30 a.m. Family Focused Easter Worship in the Re-Creation Center with Holy
10:45 a.m. Celebrate Christ’s resurrection in the Sanctuary with song,scripture and
Wednesday Evenings at 6:15 in the Sanctuary is a shorter mix of liturgy and high energy music led by a band of musicians. This is a key part of the Wednesday night experience of learning, sharing a meal together and hearing a relevant message midweek.
Saturday 5:15 in the Chapel and
Sunday 8:30 in the Sanctuary feature more traditional components, including beloved parts from the Lutheran Book of Worship liturgy and classic hymns.
Sunday 10:45 in the Sanctuary features a weaving together of newer elements and classics, accompanied by piano, organ, guitar and more. This is not a stuffy church. We hope to create an experience that speaks to everyday life grounded in Jesus’ story in the Bible. We expect God’s presence and we know we will be changed through our time together. Our Radio Broadcast can be found on KGIM 1420 AM at 10:45 a.m.