God's Family, Serving Christ with Love

Up-Coming Events

Gigantic Rummage Sale


Church Rummage Sale

August 17, 2019

Bring donations  to church

No computers, printers, TVs, microwaves or large appliance donations, please.   

Working small electronics welcome

VBS 2019


Vacation Bible School

August 5-9, 2019

Portage United Methodist Church.  Registration forms are in the narthex .  You can also register online at:



can register online here.

Community Worship


July 28, 2019

11 am

Columbia County Fair Grounds

Sponsored by:

Bethlehem Lutheran Church

Portage Presbyterian Church

Portage United Methodist

Special Worship Service



Join us  August 18, 2019, 9 am  for a special worship service by :

The Three Wives Men

Sunday Brunch 

to follow worship

Sponsored by Youth Group



All committee Night is takes place on the second Monday of the Month!!

Join Us.

Next Meeting:July 8, 2019,

 6:30 pm

Monday Mourning Coffee Clutch


  Had a loss, or at a loss?  Stop on in, and stay a while. Share a story, or just sit and listen for a while, and enjoy a cup of coffee or tea. Everyone is welcome.

Located in the Bethlehem Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall. Held every Monday from 9-10:30am.

Youth News and events

Youth Car Wash


 Sunday, July 28, 2019

12 pm

Aspen Family Counseling 

Meat Raffle


August 25, 2019

3 pm

Riley's Portage

Cow Pie Bingo


September 8, 2019

10;00 am

Bethlehem Lutheran Church

Pizza Fundraiser

September 15 2019

September 15, 2019

Bethlehem Lutheran Church

Bethlehem Weekly Announcements

In case you missed them in church, here are the weekly announcements for you to review

BLC Weekly Announcements

About Us

Service Schedule

Weekly Services are held on

Sundays: 9 am

Wednesday Evenings: 5:30pm 

Sunday School: Sundays, 10:15 am

Confirmation: Wednesdays, 6:30pm

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Youth Programs

We offer youth program activities throughout the year. 

Our church nursery is available during services for your convenience.

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Our ELCA church supports various local and global ministry activities.

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Directions to Bethlehem Lutheran Church, hours, and contact form can be found at the bottom of this page.

BLC on Facebook

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We operate under the "all are welcome here" philosophy. Please feel free to join us at one of our services or events. We'd love to welcome you  and spend some time getting to know each other.

Bethlehem Lutheran Church

W8267 Hwy 33 East, Portage WI 53901

Call us at (608) 742-8502, or e-mail us at: bethluch15@gmail.com

Office & Service Hours

Monday - Thursday: 9am - 3pm, 

Friday 9am-1pm

Saturday: closed

Sunday: Church open, office closed