Support My Good Idea (funding available for you!)

The Bethany Lutheran Church Endowment Fund supports the church's mission:  "We reflect Christ in Message and Action." In doing so, we support and enhance new and existing ministries in the church and in the community.

Here are a few examples where we have offered support:

At Bethany Lutheran Church:
Scholarships for Seminary Students,
Liturgical Dance Program,
Hooks and Sticks Prayer Shawl Ministry,
Drum Ministry,  
ELCA Youth Gathering

In the Community:
Waiting for YOUR idea!

How to Apply:

Bethany Lutheran Ministries: (within the church)

Community Organizations: (outside the church)

  • Coming Soon! Applicant packet
    pre-submission checklist


Stories to Tell

Another seminarian ordained. . . 

null The endwoment sponsors seminarian support for future Lutheran pastors.  Pictured here is Felix Malpica current pastor now serving in the ELCA.


We are a Mission Endowment Fund administerd and supervised by the Bethany Lutheran Church Endowment Fund Board of Trustees, Crystal Lake, Illinois.  We began our journey by supporting new and enhancing minitries of our church beyond the operation budget of our congregation.  We have now expanded our outreach mission to organizations outside of the church.

nullWhat's Your Great Idea?  Let us help!


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