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).











Sunday's Sermon

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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
10:30 am - Worship


76 W Crystal Lake Ave
Crystal Lake, IL 60014

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Get Involved

If you are interested in helping with the following volunteer needs, please contact Sandi Teiken.

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Bethany Audit Team
Help with the annual audit 

Sheltered Village, May 4
Donate 3 dozen cookies

Crystal Lake Food Pantry, May 11
Help 9:30-12 or 12-2:30

Bethany Softball Team, Monday nights
Men and women ages 16+ are invited to join.

Plant Sale, June 3-4
Donate plants to the sale

Garage Sale, June 3-4

  • Mark and sort items before the sale
  • Help the day of the sale

Swedish Children's Choir, June 17

  • Coordinate food
  • Coordinate housing
  • Provide housing

VBS, July 11-15
Help plan the program

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This Week at Bethany

Sunday, May 1 - Youth Sunday
 - 8:00, 9:00, and 10:30 am
9:00 Sunday School 

9:00 Unraveling Revelation
10:00 Fellowship
11:30 Affirmation of Baptism Walkthrough and Lunch

Monday, May 2
9:00 Good Samaritan
9:30 Sr. Ministry Steering Committee
7:00 Boy Scout Troop Meeting
7:30 NO Voices in Harmony

Tuesday, May 3
1:00 Staff Meeting
5:00 Head Start Parent Program
7:00 Team Night

Wednesday, May 4
8:00 Handy Andy
9:00 Good Samaritan
10:30 Preschool - Mother's Day Celebration
5:00 Preschool Fundraiser - Wendy's Wednesday
5:15 Sonshine Singers
6:00 Youth Musicians
7:00 Bethany Choir
7:00 Confirmation 

Thursday, May 5
10:00 Fountains Worship
6:45 Scout Service Unit Leaders
7:30 Theology on Tap
7:30 Bell Canto

Friday, May 6
9:00 Bulletin Assembly
9:00 Good Samaritan

Saturday, May 7
8:30 Men's Group
9:00 Sips 'n Scriptures Bible Study, Carolyn Wahl
9:00 CODA

Sunday, May 8
 - 8:00, 9:00, and 10:30 am
9:00 Sunday School 

9:00 Unraveling Revelation
10:00 Fellowship
5:00 Sr. High Youth Sunday


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