Bethany is a Reconciling in Christ congregation! The Reconciling in Christ (RIC) program is about inclusive welcome. RIC recognizes Lutheran communities that publicly welcome lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender believers to full participation in their life... read more
Charge it up- free of charge! After hearing Lutheran theologian Larry Rasmussen speak on the ethical imperatives related to climate change this past January, Pastor Annette made the decision to transition to an electric vehicle for her daily commute to Whidbey... read more
This is an important time in the life of our congregation as we prayerfully consider important questions regarding our future. We ask that all members of Bethany assist us in listening to the Spirit’s movement among us. What is it that God is asking of us at... read more
Our summertime liturgical “season of bread” coincides this year with the ancient Celtic feast of Lughnasadh, known later in Christian circles as “Lammas” (from the Anglo-Saxon half-mas, “loaf mass”). Coming from a strong Celtic background on my father’s side, I spent... read more
We’re located near Green Lake. Come for church and then picnic at the lake afterward!