The Church one block east of Main on 15th

2018 Easter Lutheran Church Service in Vancouver

Pint Nights – Tuesdays

The next date before the fall is July 3.  We always meet at 7:00 pm at Main Street Brewing Co. (261 East 7th Ave, corner of 7th and Scotia, 1 block East of Library)

 

2018 May Bake Sale

THANK YOU! The Bake Sale for the Seminaries was a smashing success!

On May 27, between the services, we held an awesome bake sale! Wow! There were three tables full of our favourite cookies, cakes, squares, and pies along with Sauerkraut, Dills, and other Home-Canning. YOU HELPED raise over $800 and there is more coming in! If you still care to give, by all means. The proceeds will go 50/50 to the seminaries of Edmonton (Alberta) and Tshwane (Pretoria) South Africa. We are delighted that Faith Life will give a matching grant again this year! THANK YOU!

 

2018 May Bake Sale

Main Street Car Free Day – June 17

Sunday June 17, 10 am to 3:30 pm. Meet the your neighbours! Be astounded! Bless and be blessed. Pray.

 

2018 Easter Lutheran Church Service in Vancouver

Block Party – Saturday July 7

Come meet your SoMa neighbours! Any wonderful wild ideas? Care to get involved in the planning? How can we bless our neighbours?
Well, the Fire Truck is coming! We'll have hot dogs, cotton candy, pop-corn, baloons, crafts, and some games too! Come!
11:00 am-ish to 3:30 pm-ish (Sophia Street is barricaded at 9:30 am. Set up is 10 -ish and break down is 3:30 pm-ish too)

 

Genesis Bible Study

Genesis Bible Study

And the LORD said: "Let there be..." and boy there was!

We've just finished up chapter 18 and wound up for the season. We begin again in September.

(always Thursdays @ 10:30 am)

 

2018 Ash Wednesday Vancouver service

Women's Luncheon ... Saturday June 9, 10:30 am

Fascinating topics, good food, great conversation, blessed prayer ... and we're done until September. Join us then for the Women's Luncheon! Time, date, and topic are always TBA .... but usually something mediaeval and delightful! A light hot homemade lunch is included. Parking is reserved at the front and side of the church.


 

CALENDAR 2018

 
June 2018
The season of green and growing in Chirst begins.
These are known as the Sundays after Trinty, the season of Ordinary, and Sundays of Pentectost!
 
 
Sun 17 3rd Sunday after Trinty!  Fathers' Day! Divine Service III (with communion, LSB page 184)
     Sermon: Ezekiel 17:22-24, “When God Replants the
Forest.”
     Car Free Day on Main Street - come join us!

 
9:30 am

11:00 am
Wed 20 Developement Committee
 
9:30 am
Sun 24 Festival of St. John the Baptist Divine Service I (without communion, LSB page 151)
     Sermon: Isaiah 40:1-5, “A Message of Comfort and Tenderness.”
     Voters' Meeting (in the gym)
 
9:30 am

11:00 am
Fri 29 Opera Fundriaser with Heidi Klassen!
 
7:00 pm
 
July 2018
The greening and growing in faith continue!
 
 
Sun 1 5th Sunday after Trinty!  CANADA DAY ! Divine Service IV (with communion, LSB page 203)
     Guest Pastor: Rev. Dr. Wm. Mundt
 
9:30 am
Tue Pint Night: Main Street Brewing Co.
     (261 East 7th Avenue/ corner of 7th and Scotia – East of Library).

 
7:00 pm
Sat 7 Block Party! On Sophia between 15th and 16th Avenue! 10:00 am set up
3:30 pm pack-up
Sun 8 6th Sunday after Trinity. Sung Service of Matins (non-communion, LSB page 219)
     Sermon: Ezekiel 2:1-5, “A Prophet Calls It Like It Is!”
 
9:30 am
Sun 15 7th Sunday after Trinity. Divine Service III (with communion, LSB page 184)
     Guest Pastor: Rev. Dr. Karl Keller
 
9:30 am
Sun 22 8th Sunday after Trinity. Divine Service I (without communion, LSB page 151)
    
Special service led by Elders!
 
9:30 am
Sun 29 9th Sunday after Trinity. Divine Service I (without communion, LSB page 151)
    
Special service led by Elders!
9:30 am
 
August 2018
The summer and the green and the growing in Christ continue!
 
 
Sun 5 10th Sunday after Trinity! Divine Service IV (with communion, LSB page 203)
     Sermon: Special Text!
     Special Coffee Time with Cake to follow!
 
9:30 am

10:30 am
Thurs 9 Church Council Meeting
 
7:00 pm
Sun 12 11th Sunday after Trinity! Sung Service of Matins (non-communion, LSB page 219)
     Sermon:1 Kings 19:1-8, “A Strange Food.”
 
9:30 am
Sun 19 12th Sunday after Trinity! Divine Service I (with communion, LSB page 151)
     Sermon: TBA
     20th Anniversary of Ordination for Pastor Rink (Yes, there will be cake!)

 
9:30 am

10:30 am
Sun 26 13th Sunday after Trinity! Divine Service I (without communion, LSB page 151)
     Guest Pastor: Rev Dr. Leonardo Neitzel
9:30 am

 

 
Bethlehem Lutheran Church is a Vancouver Main Street church one block East of Main on 15th Avenue. Our purpose is knowing and growing in Christ's love...Sharing His Peace. We welcome you to join us.