Bethel is one of ten Lutheran churches ranging from Santa Clarita to North Hollywood that have joined forces to increase their collective positive impact on the needs of the local communities.
If you enjoy cooking with friends, Bethel's Kitchen Ministry offers two opportunities to cook for a cause:
San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission makes it easy to help people experiencing homelessness. View their Amazon wish list to safely purchase and ship requested items to SFVRM. You can also donate clothing and household items and arrange a pickup. Click here for more information.
The Interfaith Solidarity Network breaks down barriers and inspires solidarity among faith communities in the San Fernando Valley by: building relationships across cultures and faiths, educating communities, organizing for peace and justice, mobilizing against intolerance, and embracing principles of nonviolence.
Bethel has partnered with California Lutheran University and its Center for Academic Service-Learning department to increase, motivate, and enable student involvement in community outreach initiatives while developing them as leaders through experiential learning.
As Christians, our faith teaches us everyone is created in God’s image and commands us to love one another. As Americans, we value our system of government and the good that can be accomplished in our constitutional democracy. Today, we are concerned about a persistent threat to both our religious communities and our democracy — Christian nationalism. Click here to read the full statement.