Upcoming Events

Hesed House

Hesed House is in urgent need of bread, milk, sugar, drink mix, bottled water, gift cards to grocery stores, or monetary donations. If you are able to donate any of these items, please contact John or Daniel Maisch, or Francie or Abigail Andrews, BLC disciples and coordinators of Hesed House, who are willing to pick up donations from your front door and get it down to Hesed House on our behalf yet this week. Here’s a recent video that Hesed House sent our way:  https://youtu.be/EzueK0J38Sw
Contact info:
John Maisch – jmaisch@optonline.net or 516.236.3184
Francie Andrews – 630.399.8057

Lazarus House
Mar. 14 – Service Date

Lazarus House serves men, women and children who are homeless by providing food, safe shelter and education. Our next service date is Saturday, Jan. 11. Please consider making a difference in our community by helping out on that day. Please contact Emily Bicking, emily.bicking@gmail.com with any questions.
You can sign up online HERE.

Northern Illinois Food Bank

NIFB continues to serve the hungry during this outbreak, and they are in need of volunteer support. Please go to their website to see updated information and available shifts. Website:  solvehungertoday.org.

LSSI Easter Baskets
Drop Off Date – Friday, Mar. 20, 9am-Noon

We are pairing up with LSSI again this year to provide Easter Baskets for foster children in our area. The children’s cards and baskets are located in the Welcome Center. Please take a card and basket and fill it with items appropriate for the age and gender on the card. Please return baskets to the Welcome Center by Mar. 22 with the card attached.
If you are not able to stop by, please contact Chris Lillie – 630.587.2401 or jcaklillie@aol.com to set up a time to have it picked up.
Thank you!
2020 Spring Guide is Here! 
Learn what’s new by reading about all the upcoming services, events and programs we have planned for this spring at Bethlehem!
You can pick up a copy at church or view a PDF version HERE.
New Hearing Loop
People with a t-coil in their hearing aid can now listen to the sound system directly through their hearing aids. Please check with your hearing care professional to see if your hearing aid is equipped with a T-coil and properly adjusted. Non-hearing aid users can pick up a loop receiver and listen though a headset. Visit www.thunderhearing.com for or call 855.566.7488 x4. Additional questions can be directed to Joshua McClure.  


Sign Up for our NEW Texting Communication Tool

We invite you to text BLC to 630-409-1350 to get on our texting communication list. Entering your first and last name when prompted, will allow us to keep you up-to-date with building project updates, weather notifications and other church news right on your phone! 


Food Pantry Collection for March
All food pantry donations can be made to local pantries in need of food at this time. Bethlehem will not be collecting at the church building during the months of March and April 2020.

Follow Us on Instagram!
Do you have an Instagram account? We’d love to have you “follow” our page and interact on this platform for church events and life.
Bethlehem Lutheran: @bethlehemlutheranstc 
BLC Youth Ministry: @blcyouthministries