Bethlehem Lutheran Church

   A congregation of the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod


Thank you for visiting us. Here you will find information about Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Ravenna, Nebraska and the ministries we offer. Feel free to browse through the various areas of our website and learn about our fellowship.

Our Mission

Bethlehem Lutheran Church is a caring congregation that gladly welcomes all who come to worship. It is our mission to offer preaching and teaching that is centered on the Word of God, that will meet the spiritual needs of every age, and offer encouragement in the faith. Here you will find opportunities for Christ centered worship, Christian education, fellowship with other believers, and service to those in need.

Worship With Us:


4:00pm Private Confession
5:00 pm Worship w/Communion

8:30am Divine Service w/Communion
10:00am "What is This?"


 Sunday, April 14th   ~Confirmation Sunday/Palm Sunday

        8:30am Divine Service w/Communion

       7:00pm Bible Study 


Monday, April 15th 

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     7:00pm Holy Monday Vespers Service


Tuesday, April 16th

      Jessica in office 8-1

      7:00pm Holy Tuesday Vespers Service    


     Wednesday, April 17th 

      Jessica in office 8-1     

      No Midweek

     7:00pm Holy Wednesday Vespers Service


Thursday, April 18th
Jessica in office 8-1                

6:00am Men's Bible Study

      10:00am Maundy Thursday Service/Brunch

      7:00pm Maundy Thursday Service

      Friday, April 19th 

      Pastor's Family Day

       7:00pm Good Friday Chief/Tenebrae Service @Zion

      Saturday,April 20th


8:00pm Easter Vigil @ Bethlehem

Sunday, April 21st - Easter

      8:30am Divine Service w/Communion

      10:00am Easter breakfast served by youth




Holy Week:

Maundy Thursday Divine Service: April 18th @ 7:00pm – Bethlehem
Good Friday Chief Service & Tenebrae: April 19th @ 7:00pm – Zion
Easter Vigil: April 20th @ 8:00pm – Bethlehem
Easter Sunday Divine Service: April 21st 8:30am- Bethlehem
(Breakfast served afterwards)

Youth The youth are selling decorated lawn edges that either can be Huskers or Bluejays. Cost is $20.

Easter Breakfast Please join us after Easter Service on Sunday, April 21st the youth will be serving breakfast as a fundraiser for the youth gathering.

Robin Keilig Benefit Saturday, April 27th 3:00-7:00pm at Cairo Community Center. See flyer in Narthex for more information.

Last Saturday Evening Service will be Saturday, May 4th! Wednesday Evening Services begin May 15th at 5:00pm!!

Go Big GIVE! Thursday, May 2, 2019. This 24-hour giving event will help support the mission of Heartland Lutheran High School through its Foundation. Go to on May 2 to make your secure online donation.

Russ Crowell Benefit Saturday, May 4th 5:30-8:30pm at Ravenna Fire Hall. Burgers and brats. Flyer in Narthex for more information.

LWML Kearney Zone Spring Workshop Saturday, May 4th 8:30am Registration; 9:00-1:00pm Program. Grace Lutheran Church in Sumner NE. Check flyer in Narthex for more information.

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