Sundays at Bethany

Services are at 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (If you can't make it to church, please join us online at 9:00 a.m.)

Sunday School happens at 9:00 a.m. for 3 year-olds through 5th grade. Students meet their teachers in our lower-level Sunday school room.  We invite you to learn more about youth Christian education and register for Sunday school.

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Lent & Holy Week at Bethany

Join us this Lent season as we follow the journey of one of Jesus’ most famous disciples: Peter. We’ll watch the story of Jesus unfold through the eyes of a very normal human trying to figure it all out—just like us.

We hope to see you at our Lent and Holy Week worship services:

  • Ash Wednesday Worship ~ Wednesday, Feb 14 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Midweek Lenten Services ~ Wednesdays starting Feb 14 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Palm Sunday ~ Sunday, March 24 at 9:00 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.

  • Maunday Thursday Worship ~ Thursday, March 28 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Good Friday Worship ~ Friday, March 29 at 7:00 p.m. 

  • Easter Worship ~ Sunday, March 31 at 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

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Land Acknowledgement

Bethany Lutheran Church is located in Crystal Lake on the original and ancestral homelands of the Peoria, Bodwéwadmi (Potawatomi), Myaami) (Miami), Očhéthi Šakówiŋ (Sioux), Hoocąk (Ho-Chunk), Kiikaapoi (Kickapoo) peoples, and we give thanks for their presence here since time immemorial. We also wish to recognize and honor all our Indigenous siblings who have and continue to call this land their home.

Learn more about the work of Indigenious Ministries and Tribal Relations at the ELCA.