Bethany evangelical lutheran church

A Lutheran Parish in the City of Hickory

1644 Main Avenue Dr. N.W., Hickory, N.C. 28601, Ph: (828) 322-5002, Fax: (828) 322-5005


Our Mission is to “Proclaim Faith, Share Hope, Reach Out With Love”…is based on 1st Corinthians, Chapter 13.  Through our baptism in Christ, we are called by Jesus to be agents of reconciliation and healing within our society. We therefore welcome and share Christ's love with all people.

Come and Share the Spirit during the Season of Lent with the Congregation of Bethany

Maunday Thursday, April 21, 2011 7:00 P.M.

Stations of the Cross, Friday April 22, 2011 12:00 P.M.

Good Friday, Friday, April 22, 2011 7:00 P.M.

Sunrise Service, Sunday, April 24, 2011 7:00 A.M

Easter Breakfast, Sunday, April 24, 8:15 A.M.

Sunday School, Sunday, April 24, 2011 9:00 A.M.

Easter Festival Worship, Sunday, April 24, 10:30 A.M.


Wednesday’s 6:30 PM in the Choir Wing.  Come and join.


The Director of Music is offering Piano Lessons.

For all inquiries please contact the church office (828) 322-5002.

Bethany warmly invites friends, neighbors, and the community to participate in our Ministry Opportunities...

Care Givers

Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church (WELCA)

Lutheran Men in Mission (LMM)

Golden Agers (Senior Adults)

Full of Life (Adults)

Worship Leader 8:30 & 10:30

Chancel Choir

Habitat for Humanity

Sunday Church School

Wednesday's Together

Hospitality Teams



Have a suggestion for a new ministry! Share your ideas with the pastor, a fellow member, or council member.

ALL are welcome to attend these opportunities at Bethany.

~ Come Celebrate 100 Years of Ministry ~


Holy Communion: 8:30 A.M.

Sunday School: 9:30 A.M.

Holy Communion: 10:30 A.M.

Easter Services

Sunrise Service 7:00 A.M.

Easter Festival 10:30 A.M.


Holy Communion: 5:30 P.M.

From a divided and broken world, all people are welcomed into the body of Christ at Bethany