• Women's Advent Potluck Buffet ~ Tuesday, December 6

  • Mark your calendars for “Advent, Christmas & All that Jazz” on December 6 at 6:30pmWe'll enjoy the holiday jazz sounds of the Aimee Nawrocki Trio, and then hear from Molly Arnoldt of LSSI  about their Women’s Network.  Click to register.

Welcome from Pastor Larson
  • Welcome from Pastor Larson

  • Empowered by the Holy Spirit, our mission is to INVITE all people to become disciples of Jesus Christ, NURTURE each other's faith, and GO into the world to live for God. Meet our Pastors

  • Building Community Stewardship Campaign

  • As we near the end of our Commitment phase, we ask all who are able to please submit a pledge card so Bethlehem's leadership knows what financial resources will be available for our 2017 annual budget and capital project. Every pledge matters, no matter the amount. Thank you for your faithful generosity.

Who We Are
  • Who We Are

  • Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church is a congregation of the ELCA, located in the far western suburbs of the Chicago Metropolitan area in Northeastern Illinois. Learn more

Community Events

  • Amid the darkness of the longest night, the light of peace and hope still shines brightly. Join us on the Longest Night as we share a quiet  service centered on Peace and Hope. If you are seeking encouragement during struggle, comfort in grief or loss, or just need a thoughtful time away from the noise and busyness of the world around us, please co... [read more]
  • Bethlehem offers five opportunities to worship together on Christmas Eve. The 2:00 and 4:00 family-friendly services will be held in the Fellowship Hall. The 6:00, 8:00, and 10:30 services will be in the Sanctuary and include Holy Communion.
  • Join us for worship in Christmas Day to celebrate Jesus' birth. We will have one service in the Sanctuary at 10:00am and this celebration will include Holy Communion.
  • Hear from Louise Anderson, Melvin Peterson, Dan Izzo and Steve Heronemus about what the Bethlehem community has meant to them and their families, and how they're supporting the Building Community Stewardship campaign.
  • Pastor Sarah closed her sermon on November 20 with a blessing for caregivers. If you'd like to read it and even download and print it at home, click the title above.
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  • The 5th Grade Stepping Stone workshop will highlight what it means to be part of the family of God and how our own families carry on traditions, teachings and blessings.  The cost is $10 per child for workshop materials, but scholarships are available. Click to register.
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  • 1st Graders and their parents are invited to attend a short, insightful and fun, “How to Use the Bible at Home” workshop.  The cost is $20 per child for workshop materials, but scholarships are available. Please click to register, but pay at the door.
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