During Advent and Lent

Sundays, 7:00 p.m.

The Daily Office of Evening Prayer or Vespers

Holy Communion

The Sacrament of Holy Communion is celebrated weekly at Bethany.

All baptized children of God (all ages) are welcome to the Lord's Table. 

Evangelical Lutheran Church

Special Worship for Feast Days and Other Occasions

Normal Sunday Schedule

8:30 a.m.

Blended service

10:30 a.m.

Traditional service

Worship on Specific the Specific Observances of: 

    Sunday Afternoon, October 7 at 4:00 p.m.  Liturgy of the Blessing of the Animals in

                  Commemoration of the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi, renewer of the Church, whose Feast

                  Day is on October 4.  (In the cross courtyard facing the 17th Avenue, NW side of Bethany)

    All Saints Sunday, Sunday November 4, 2018 (Litany of those who have entered the

                 Church Triumphant since the last All Saints Sunday in 2017 and Holy Eucharist

    The Eve of the Nativity of Our Lord, December 24, Christmas Hymn Fest Liturgy of  Holy

                 Communion and Candlelight  


    Feast of Epiphany,  Sunday, January 6, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. (Crowning of Children as Monarchs)

Observances Lent Through Pentecost

   Ash Wednesday, March 6, 2019 Liturgy of Holy Communion and Imposition of  ashes 

   Holy Week Liturgies:


            Passion Sunday, April 14, 2019, Procession into the community of Westview / Westmont,                                 followed by Procession of Palms, Dramatic Reading  of the Passion, 

                           and Holy Communion (One morning Service) 10:30 a.m.  


           Healing Service and Holy Communion, Wednesday of Holy Week, April 17, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.


            Maundy Thursday, April 18, 2019,  Liturgy of Absolution, Washing of Feet and

                            Holy Communion, 7:00 p.m 

            Good Friday, April 19, 2019, Liturgy of Veneration of the Cross, 7:00 p.m.   

            Great Vigil of Easter, April 20, 2019 (Held at Grace Chapel at LRU), 8:00 p.m.

            Easter Sunday,  April 21, 2019, Feast of the Resurrection of Our Lord

                                    Sunrise Service 7:00 am  (Easter Breakfast follows at app. 8:00 a.m.)

                                           Sunday School at 9:00 am (30 minutes earlier on Easter Sunday only)

                                    Festival Service with Holy Communion for the Resurrection 10:30 am

              Feast of the Ascension, Thursday, May 30

                                     (Thursday On the fortieth day after the Resurrection)

                                     Service of  Holy Communion 7:00 p.m.