Welcome to Bethany!


"We Reflect Christ
in Message and Actions"

Grace and peace to you from God our Father
and our Lord Jesus Christ! Amen.

Bethany Lutheran Church extends our warmest welcome! We hope you check us out in person, but until then, take the time to browse our site and familiarize yourself with our wonderful downtown Crystal Lake congregation!

Bethany Lutheran Church is a proud member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA).








Come to Sunday Worship

8:00 am - Worship (Simple Service)  
9:00 am - Education Hour
9:00 am - Worship
10:00 am - Coffee and Fellowship
10:45 am - Worship

Special Upcoming Service Times:

  • Thanksgiving Eve Service 11/23  7:00pm
  • Mid Week Advent Services 12/7, 12/14 6:30pm
  • Longest Night Service 12/21 6:30 pm
  • Christmas Eve 12/24 4:00, 7:00, & 10:30 pm
  • Christmas Day 12/25 10:00 am

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Crystal Lake, IL 60014



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Upcoming Events

Conversation Corner
Wednesday, Dec 7
7:15-8:30 a.m.
Bethany, Community Room

Intergenerational Family Christmas Program Sunday, Dec 18
Practice - 9 am
Cookies - 10 am
Program - 10:45 am

Tubing at Wilmot for (Middle and High School Youth)
Monday, Dec 19
4-9 pm
Wilmot Mountain

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  Get Involved

If you are interested in helping with any volunteer needs, please contact the church office. Check our our current event/ opportunities "online sign up".

PADS needs workers to fill these shifts:

  • 11pm - 3am for every 3rd week (one man and one woman needed)
  • 7pm - 11pm on the 1st, 3rd, and 5th weeks.  

Also cooks are needed. 

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