Sunday School Age appropriate instruction in Bible stories and Christian Faith and life for children age 3 through 8th grade at 10:15 AM from last Sunday in August through next-to-last Sunday in May.
Sunday School Family Events are once a month. All youth and their families are encouraged to come have fun with each other and other families at Bethlehem. Watch emails, bulletins, and newsletters for information on dates and times. L.I.G.H.T.s -- Lutherans Living In God’s Holy Truth --a fellowship group for students Preschool - 4th grade in which we study God’s word through games, Bible stories, crafts, and food! We meet the first Wednesday of every month from 5:30 - 6:30 at the Bethlehem Inn 2 at 1203 B Avenue. Students are welcome and encouraged to attend choir rehearsal afterward from 6:30 - 7:00 in the sanctuary. Confirmation Classes Education and faith building for youth 7th and 8th grades at 5:30 PM on Wednesdays during the school year. 9th grade confirmation classes are at 9:30 AM on Sundays during September and October. The Rite of Confirmation is on All Saints Sunday, the 1st Sunday in November. Pre-Communion Instruction For children in 5th grade held in the season of Lent. First Communion is on Maundy Thursday. YoungStars Choir For children 4th through 8th grade. Sings at both services the second Sunday of each month September through May. Rehearsals are the two Wednesdays prior to this second Sunday at 6:30 PM. Lutheran Lakeside Camp We belong to the Lutheran Lakeside Camp Association and encourage youth to attend this camp. A $150 “campership” is offered to any member youth who attends this or another ELCA affiliated camp. Lutheran Lakeside is on East Okoboji Lake at Spirit Lake Iowa. To view the camp's website, click here.
LYO -- Lutheran Youth Organization Encouragement for Christian faith and life for high school-age youth through building relationships, study, and activities. Meets Sunday at 10:15 AM during school year in the LYO room in the Bethlehem Inn 1. LYO meets every Sunday at 10:15 at the LYO House. Fellowship/Service events take place once a month. Watch emails, bulletins, and newsletters for information on dates and times.