Lent… What is it and why?

Lent… What is it and why?

Lent is a period of repentant preparation for the celebration of Easter that was begun not very long after the first Easter almost two thousand years ago. The first day of Lent is called Ash Wednesday, for the practice dating back to the Old Testament of covering one’s self with ashes as a sign of remorse and repentance.

Reformation Kick-off

Reformation Kick-off

We kicked off our 2-year celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation on October 30, 2016, the day we acknowledged Reformation 499! After a lovely service we watched a video of President Harrison's welcome to Reformation 500, then celebrated the day with a...

Worship Times

8:00 and 10:45 am

8:00 am on the 1st, 3rd, and 5th Sundays
10:45 am on the 2nd, 4th, and 5th Sundays

Sunday School & Adult Bible Classes
9:30 am

Lenten Services
Each Wednesday
February 14-March 21
4:00 pm
7:00 pm

*Maundy Thursday
4:00 pm
7:00 pm

Good Friday
4:00 pm
7:00 pm

*Easter Vigil
8:00 pm

(*with Holy Communion)

Easter Sunday
Sunrise Service (held outdoors)
6:30 am
Celebration Services
8:00 am
10:45 am

Bethlehem Lutheran Church

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