Bethlehem Lutheran Church

More than 90 Years


Living God's Word

1375 Grand Avenue

Baldwin, NY  11510


As a community of faith and a whole life ministry focused on Living God's Word, we embrace and learn from the diversity in our midst. We seek to meet all people with God's grace and eternal love shown to all God's people through the life, death and resurrection of God's only Son, regardless of age, race, ethnicity, gender identity, culture, marital status, addictions, sexual orientation, economic status, ability or label. 

You are welcome here!

Bethlehem's 2019 Advent Schedule


Worship With Us!

Every Sunday with Communion - 10:30 AM

Sunday School - 9:00-10:15 AM-September -June

July and August-with Communion-9:30 AM

The Rev. James D. Smith

Pastor's Message

For pastoral care please contact Pastor James D. Smith at
(516) 223-3400 or email

Fellowship meal

Upcoming Events and Announcements

Click here for information about upcoming events.

Youth Event

Youth Ministry

Click here to see the exciting youth ministry Bethlehem has to offer.

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Bethlehem Builder


Mission of the Month -ELCA

The Metropolitan New York Cynold, our synod, is the regional expression of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. They endeavor to provide support, resource pooling, and educational services to the  over 200 congregations across Long Island, New York City, and in seven upstate counties. The Rev. Paul Egensteiner is the Bishop.







Ministries We Support:

ELCA             Metropolitan NY Synod     Camp Ma-He-Tu      The INN     Pinecrest Lutheran LeadershipKoinonia