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Matt Taylor Funeral Streaming Information

The funeral and celebration of life for Matt Taylor will be streamed live today at 1:00 PM. It can be viewed on our Facebook page. (search “Bethany Lutheran (ELCA) West Branch, Iowa” or you can accessed by clicking here.

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Vacation Bible School Update

VBS is approaching fast. There is still time to signup to attend or volunteer. Click here to be taken to our VBS page for more information and links to online signup.

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Outdoor Worship this Sunday June 12

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June 5, 2022 Worship Materials

June 5, 2022 W0rship Recording

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2021 Mission Spending Annual Report of the Southeastern Iowa Synod

Each year, through the generous financial gifts stewarded by the faithful people of God at Bethany, 10% is forwarded onto the Office of the Bishop of the Southeastern Iowa Synod, our partner in ministry. Do you ever wonder what happens … Continue reading

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Bishop Amy Current Sermon for May 22, 2022

Here is the sermon from our Bishop, Amy Current, of the Southeastern Iowa Synod delivered during worship at the Annual Assembly.

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Southeastern Iowa Synod Assembly

The Annual Synod Assembly is this Friday & Saturday (May 20-21). You may view it live at: seiasynod.org/assembly or on the Synod Facebook page facebook.com/seiasynod

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Vacation Bible School 2022

VBS returns this summer July 10-12 6:00-8:00 PM each night. For more information and to register, visit our VBS page here.

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Worship Resources Sunday, May 8

The worship bulletin, children and youth activity sheets and the gospel for next Sunday are found below. Please join us for worship Sunday in person or online. Worship Video May 8th

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Hiking Ministry Postponed

Today’s hiking ministry through the prairies of the Hoover Presidention Library and Museum has been postponed. The trail is soft in spots and it is just cold and blustery being so exposed. We will not meet at church as was … Continue reading

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