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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.
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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

Last Week's Sermon
  • Last Week's Sermon

  • Were you unable to attend service last week? Listen to a recording of last week's sermon, or look up any previous sermon by Pastor Mark or Pastor Sarah. Listen to Sermon

Where to Find Us
  • Where to Find Us

  • Directions to BLC:
    We are located one mile north of Route 64 (Main St.) on Route 25 (Fifth Ave.) in Saint Charles, Illinois.
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Community News

  • Ongoing
  • Everest Vacation Bible School (VBS) will anchor kids in rock-solid Bible truths that will guide them through life's challenges!  Every morning, children will trek through field-tested activity stations with their “Climbing Crews,” including large-group music and skits, crafts, science, Bible study, games, and snacks.  VBS is open to all children ag... [read more]
  • 30 days left
  • Although summer has just begun, please save the date for our Annual Brat Fest and Ice Cream and Pie Social that will help cap off weeks of summer fun, the beginning of another school year and an opportunity to support our Habitat for Humanity ministry. This event is always a good way to meet new people and renew friendships. Many volunteers mean th... [read more]
  • 27 days left
  • Come join a small group of Bethlehem women (16 max) for a spontaneous weekend retreat in a spacious, private home in Wisconsin, 3 hours from St. Charles, We will gather on August 28-30 for nature walks, yoga, Bible Study, some time for connection, creativity, and time to be alone.  Cost is about $20 per person.  Contact Judy Hanson or Debby Klapmei... [read more]

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Bethlehem Lutheran Church