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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Wednesday Evenings at Bethany

6:00 PM

Pizza and Salad: All are welcome to join us for pizza and salad. Suggested donation is $5/person or $15/family.

Children's Choir: Any child Pre-K–2nd grade can join our Children's Choir

6:30 PM

Youth Choir: Our Youth Choir is for 3rd–8th graders. 

7:00 PM

Bethany Kids (elementary age): Activities to build faith and friendship with God and one another.

Confirmation (grades 6, 7, & 8): Faith formation for middle schoolers, culminating in Affirmation of Baptism.

Bethany Choir (adult and teen): Offering song to support the congregation during worship twice per month. Newcomers welcome! No experience necessary. 

Downtown Destination & Dialogue (4th Wednesday only): Activities to encourage relaxation and fellowship for busy adults.

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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.