Worship Services
Sunday Worship  service at 10:15AM

Sunday School  9:15AM (Sept. - May)

Holy Communion  The First Sunday of the month and Festival services

Summer Worship service at 9:30AM ~ Memorial Day weekend thru Labor Day weekend  ~

Our mission is to know Christ and to make Christ known through Word and Deed. 

Upcoming Dates
Family Music Classes Fall Semester begins week of Sept. 16th! 
West Reading Fall Festival - Saturday September 21st!  Bethany will have a booth - collecting donations for our food pantry and free fishing game for children. We'll be in the 400 block of Penn Ave. Please come see us!
Harvest Home - Sunday October 13th! This service will include a Blessing for our Food Pantry Ministry
Volunteers are always greatly appreciated for our food pantry ministry! High School & College students can earn community service hours by helping with our food pantry! 



Bethany Evangelical Lutheran Church
Contact Bethany Lutheran
336 Franklin St.
  West Reading, PA. 19611
610-375-7163      FAX: 610-375-9771

Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9:00AM - 1:00PM


Directions to Bethany
Bethany Lutheran is located at 336 Franklin St. in West Reading - one block off Penn Ave.
(Please use West Reading for GPS).
Coming from 422E or 422W - exit at the Penn Street Bridge towards West Reading. At the first light (gas station on the right), turn left onto 4th Ave. Go one block then turn left onto Franklin St. The church will be on the right. 

From Penn Ave. coming through Wyomissing: Turn right onto 4th Ave. (gas station on the left). Go one block, turn left onto Franklin St. The church will be on your right.

Enter the church through the double glass doors on Franklin St. You can also enter the church in the rear from the alley (Grape St.) between Franklin St. and Chestnut St. - across from the Wyomissing middle school, up the ramp through the red door. Unfortunately, we do not have a parking lot. 

On Street Parking - Please follow parking restriction signs posted by the West Reading Police 
for weekday street cleaning and permit only parking signs. 
Sunday morning parking - Parking is available in the Wyomissing school lot on Obold St. - Parking is not permitted in the school lot on weekdays - a sign is posted at the entrance. 

Cancellation Information 
In the event of inclement weather, please check channel 69 WFMZ storm center or www.WFMZ.com 
for any church, music class, food pantry or other event cancellation.