SHOEBOX CHRISTMAS Thank you to all who have made contributions to the Christmas Shoebox project and its organizers Vicki Duden, Chris Van Emmerick, and Terri Hams. All boxes will be delivered to the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation.
COFFEE DURING SUNDAY SCHOOL There will be a pot of coffee and some cookies in the parish hall for parents while their children attend Sunday School.
WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY During the winter months, the Women's Wednesday morning Bible Study will meet at Sunview instead of the church.
CHRISTMAS PROGRAM THIS SUNDAY! Thanks to Lacie Hovland, and all the Sunday School teachers and kids for the wonderful program this Sunday morning!
OFFERING ENVELOPES Please pick up your 2020 offering envelopes in the parish hall. They are arranged alphabetically by last name.
WOMEN OF BETHANY CHRISTMAS PARTY The Women of Bethany Christmas party is Dec. 15th at 2:30 pm. The Dorcas Circle will have treats and the Mary circle will have a program. Come one and all ladies. No gift exchange but please bring something for the Lily Bags. These kits are for women who have gone through medical exams after sexual assault. The Lily Bags include sports bras, underpants, socks, leggings or yoga pants, tooth brushes, or a small squeezable toy. In the bag, we include a knitted prayer square with a message of hope and strength.
No Sunday school on the Dec 22nd and 29th. No Confirmation on Dec. 25th and Jan 1st. No Women's Bible Study on Dec 25th and Jan 1st. No Men's Bible study on Dec 26th and Jan 2nd.
AMAZON SMILE You can now donate to Bethany Lutheran Church using Amazon Smile. Be sure you are on the Amazon Smile website (smile.amazon.com) and make your regular purchases. A portion of the sale will be donated directly to Bethany. For more information, see below.
Amazon will make a .5 % donation to Bethany for every purchase you make using the link above. This will not come out of your payment, but out of the Amazon charitable foundation, set up to aid charitable organizations such as ours. Click the above and get started. Please type in "Bethany Lutheran Church, 1315 6th St. NE" when asked to search for the charitable organization. The set up is simple and once set up, you are set to go for future purchases. Thank you! Pastor Gary
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