We serve in response to God’s love to meet human needs, caring for the sick and the aged, advocating dignity and justice for all people, working for peace and reconciliation among the nations, standing with the poor and powerless, and committing ourselves to their needs.

Thank you to all who have made donations and remembered your church home during this time of crisis. If you are able, we look for your gifts to be given by envelope sent to the church office or online using the Donate button above. Your donations help serve the missions of the church as well as help with other operating expenses.

Bethlehem Lutheran Church

More than 90 Years

of

Living God's Word

1375 Grand Avenue

Baldwin, NY  11510

516-223-3400  bethluth@hotmail.com

Worship services are now in-person at 10:30 a.m.

The following safety protocols are being followed for worship:

  • Mask wearing is recommended but optional to each individual's comfort level.
  • Hand sanitizer is available on the tables at the rear of the sanctuary; use is encouraged upon entering the building.
  • Individual communion cups will be distributed at the end of service.
  • An offering plate will be stationed in the rear of the sanctuary, not passed between people during worship.

Sunday worship service will continue to be Livestreamed from Pastor Smith's Facebook page. Click here to access the page.

 

 

If you are in need of pastoral assistance or counseling by phone please contact Pastor Smith directly at 718-619-1333.

 

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. 

Upcoming Events


Sunday School and Confirmation Class 2022

Sunday  School will be held every other Sunday starting on September 18. Please contact Kathy Spatz with any questions or call the office at 516-223-3400 and leave a message. 

Confirmation Classes-Classes will resume in the fall. Contact Pastor Smith for more information.


Bethlehem Lutheran Church will have a table at the Grand Baldwin Festival, Oct. 1, 12 noon-4:30 pm. Come check us out or volunteer if you have time.

Grand Baldwin Festival

 


Weekly Online Bible Study

Bible Study will resume in the fall.


Service of the Word

October 2, 2022

Time After Pentecost

Download the bulletin  and hymns.

Listen to the worship service-October 2, 2022.

Please Note: The services includes holy communion. For those worshipping virtually please bring your own elements. Personal communion cups will be distributed for the in person service.

*Offering- Please remember your church home during this time. If you are able we look for your gifts to be given by envelope sent to the church office or on our website using the Donate button.

The Rev. James D. Smith

Pastor's Message

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

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.

Read our latest newsletter

Bethlehem  Builder

Please note: the Bethlehem Builder can only be accessed online through our website or via an emailed copy.

SEPTEMBER

Christmas Angel Tree Shopping

Jesus commands us to care for the poor. The youth of the congregation, adult drivers, and our pastor shop at the beginning of December for families in need. The money collected funds their shopping.

 

 

 

 

 

Ministries We Support:

ELCA            metroNY synod     Camp Ma-He-Tu      Pinecrest Lutheran LeadershipKoinonia