Bethel Lutheran Church
10181 Finch Avenue Cupertino, CA 95014 (408)252-8500
...that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith...

Join us for Sunday Worship
8:45am (traditional)
10:45am (outdoor contemporary)
Complete Worship Schedule

Our Mission
To prayerfully Invite & Welcome people into a relationship with God; Grow & Equip one another as devoted followers of Jesus Christ; Care for & Serve others empowered by the Holy Spirit.
Bethel News
Green Hero[Offsite Link] Congratulate Hella Bluhm-Stieber, who has just been nominated as a Green Hero by Bright Green San Jose[Offsite Link]. This recognition includes her creek cleanup service during Bethel iServe Sundays and her art projects using recycled materials. Read the Facebook post[Offsite Link]!

Sign up for an Out and About trip to Monterey, August 16 on the Bethel Bus. More trips are planned for Summer and Fall. Read more details or sign up in the entry on Sunday.

Labor Day Retreat Ubuntu Logo

Attend Bethel’s annual Labor Day Retreat Aug 30–Sep 1 at Mt.Cross Camp, Felton. The retreat theme is “Ubuntu! I Am Because We Are—We Are Because Christ Is”. Our speakers are Tyler Freckmann and Molly Schrey.
Register online or in the Welcome Zone. Read more details[PDF Document] or contact Liz Barton or Tom Hoegel.

Bishop Elizabeth Eaton

You can replay the ELCA video, We Are Church Together[Offsite Link], from the June 29 Message.

The Story Our discussion of The Story will continue through the summer and will end early next Fall. Not sure which chapter to read? Check the class schedule[PDF Document] and reading assignments. It’s never too late to join! If you have any questions, please contact Kathy Arnold.
Cards for Youth

Enjoy the photos of Servant Day Worship on June 29. Activities were at Bethel[Offsite Link] and at creekside. Thanks to David Lofgren for the Bethel photos and to Hella Bluhm-Stieber for supplying the creek cleanup photos.

Attend one of the upcoming Evergreens events:
  Jul 24 guest speaker on Ages and Stages options for living your way
  Aug 28 lunch in Santa Cruz via the Bethel Bus
All events begin in Fireside Room at 10:30am. Contact Shirley Gross to rsvp.

Rock N Water Raft

From June 15–19 Bethel’s Jr. High youth attended the Rock N Water[Offsite Link] faith-based adventure camp. Take a look at the photos[Offsite Link] provided by Jeanine Woodell. It was a lot of fun!

Read Bethel’s July Ministry News[PDF Document].

Read Bethel’s June Facilities Report for updates on current projects.

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Ice Cream Social (Sun, Jul 27)
Campus Cleanup (Sat, Aug 9)
Picnic Sundays (Sun, Aug 10)
Evergreens (Thu, Aug 28)


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