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We don't claim to know all of the answers to life's puzzles, but we do have some answers about your future - with God. We'd like to help you fill in some of the blanks by reinforcing your love of others, love of life and love of God! Everyone needs someone to share life's personal and family joys and sorrows. At Bethany Lutheran Church, you'll find a community who cares, ready to share a solid foundation in faith.

Services (First Sunday in September through Last Sunday in June, except for special services)
8:30 am Worship Service
9:45 am Sunday School for children, Bible classes for youth and adults
11:00 am Worship Service
12:30 pm World Music Worship

Bethany Lutheran Church, Alexandria, Virginia
Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod
2501 Beacon Hill Road, Alexandria, Virginia 22306 * 703 765-8255

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Sunday Sermons during Advent, November 30 - December 21
CHAPTER ONE: The four Gospels that begin the New Testament are all about Jesus. Even though there are some similarities between the four books, they all introduce their subject in a different way. Explore the first chapter of each Gospel on each of the four Sundays in the Advent season.
Click here to learn more about this sermon series.

Advent Mid-Week Worship, Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m.
December 3, 10, and 17.
GABRIEL: Through the first three Wednesdays of Advent, we will hear three meditations based on the appearances of the angel Gabriel in the books of Daniel and Luke.

African Immigrant Ministry Christmas Service
Sunday, December 21, 2:00 p.m.

CHRISTMAS EVE, Wednesday, December 24
5:20 p.m., Glad Strains - Pre-service music by the Youth of Bethany
5:30 p.m., Family Worship

7:15 p.m., Music of the Nativity - Pre-service music by the Choirs of Bethany
7:30 p.m., Candlelight Worship

CHRISTMAS DAY, Thursday, December 25
9:54 a.m., Music of the Nativity
10:00 a.m., Festival Worship with Holy Communion

Sunday, December 28, ONE SERVICE, 10:00 a.m.
No Sunday School

Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Community Watch Night Service
8:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m., 2015
Everyone is welcome to stay for the 2015 Blessing Breakfast immediately following the service.

Congregational Renewal
The next step in our Congregational Renewal process is to review feedback from the Renewal Team. Watch for updates on the renewal process in bulletins, the Beacon, and this website.
Click here to read what has occurred thus far in Bethany's Congregational Renewal.

Watch Live Broadcasts of Our Worship Services Online
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Worship Bulletins
Click here to download worship bulletins (Sunday's bulletin is usually uploaded the Friday prior).

Online Offerings and Tuition
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