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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 & 11:00 a.m. Worship Service; Holy Communion on First & Third Sundays & Major Festivals; Contemporary Worship at 11:00 on Second Sundays
9:45 a.m. Sunday School for children, Bible classes for youth and adults
12:30 p.m. 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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Sermon Series - March 1 through Easter, 2015:
At The Cross Roads - A Journey of Faith in The Gospel of Mark
Palm Sunday, First Communion Sunday, March 29, Mark 11:1-11, "humble and exalted"
Click here to learn more.

Holy Week
During Holy Week, Palm Sunday through Holy Saturday, services will be held:
- Palm Sunday, First Communion Sunday, March 29, 8:30 and 11:00 a.m.
The children are invited to participate in the Procession of Palms during the processional for both worship services. Sunday School students (grades Pre-K through 6) can join in an Easter Egg Hunt between the services!
- Maundy Thursday, April 2 at 7:00 p.m., Worship with Holy Communion and the Stripping of the Altar
- Good Friday, April 3, Family service at 5:00 p.m. and Tenebrae Vespers - The Way of The Cross at 7:00 p.m.

Easter Sunday, April 5.
- Easter Sunrise Service, 7:00 a.m., Mt. Comfort Cemetery, 6600 South Kings Highway
- 7:30 - 10:00 a.m., Pancake Breakfast (sponsored by the Board of Youth Ministry)
- 8:24 and 10:54 a.m., Music of the Resurrection
- 8:30 and 11:00 a.m., Festival Worship with Holy Communion

Preschool Registration
It's that time of year to register for next school year! Click here to learn more and obtain a registration form.

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
To make online offerings or tuition payments scan the QR code at left or click here.

Congregational Renewal
The next step in our Congregational Renewal process will be Sunday, April 12, immediately following the 11:00 a.m. Service. Pastor Seaman, representing the Renewal Team, will provide the verbal Congregational Renewal Report in the sanctuary. A question-and-answer period will be held at the catered lunch that will be served following Pastor Seaman's presentation.
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.