Sign-Up for Newsletter Our life in Christ awakens as we serve those around us. Serving is how we live out our faith: Know, Love, Serve. We love our city. SERVE BETHLEHEM

This year, we turned Serve Day into Serve Week to light up Bethlehem, in the name of Jesus, by serving all over Bethlehem and the Lehigh Valley.

Let your light so shine before people…Matthew 5:16

Our Community Partners

Bethlehem Emergency Sheltering is a faith-based partnership that provides a network of care and hospitality for the homeless in our community.  Overnight sheltering is provided during the coldest months of the year—December through March. To learn more and get involved contact:

Helping students come to know Jesus, grow in their faith, then go to their families, their communities and all over the world to tell others about God’s love.  If you are interested in college ministries in this area, contact Ed Hannah.

As we continue to expand our Partnership with Freemansburg Elementary School, we have several exciting opportunities for you to #ServeBethlehem.  For more information contact Carol VanArtsdalen

Habitat for Humanity of the Lehigh Valley puts God’s love into action by bringing people together to build homes, communities, and hope.  Team Contact: Shannon Cawley

InterVarsity Christian Fellowship (IVCF) is an evangelical campus mission serving students and faculty on college and university campuses nationwide.  Its vision at Lehigh is to see students and faculty transformed by Jesus to impact the university.

We are happy to announce that the need for volunteers to help prepare hot lunches with New Bethany has been filled. You may want to consider being on a waiting list in case the situation changes and more volunteers are needed. However, in the meantime, the best way to help would be to donate financially to New Bethany Ministries at 333 W 4th St, Bethlehem 18015.

Northeast Ministry’s primary focus is to help the children living in the Marvine/Pembroke public housing community reach their potential in life and break the cycle of dependence by providing them with the personal and spiritual resources to improve the quality of their lives.

Priority One Foundation works to introduce Christ into the lives of men and to challenge them to make Him the foundation of all the priorities in their life. Team Contact: Steve Fessler

ShareCare Faith In Action is a non-profit network of trained volunteers from faith groups and the wider community that provides compassionate and practical services to the elderly and those with special needs to enhance their dignity, independence, and quality of life. ShareCare always has great need for volunteers to help especially with clients’ transportation to doctors’ appointments and other small tasks.  If interested Team Contact: Scott Fogel or contact ShareCare directly: 610-867-2177.

The Hispanic Center LV’s mission is to improve the quality of life of Hispanic and other families by empowering them to become more self-sufficient, while promoting an intercultural understanding in the Lehigh Valley.  Learn more:

Since inception, TFW has reached out to women who are lost, broken, and in need of truth. It operates Truth for Women Center and My Sister’s Closet. Their mission is to transform women from the inside out by confronting life issues such as sex trafficking, through support, education, and advocacy.  Team Contacts: Trish Fritz and Tammy Adelsberger

Victory House of the Lehigh Valley addresses the problems of homeless men.  The facility provides 24-hour emergency shelter, transitional housing, and supportive services such as counseling, life skills education, medical care, and employment assistance to males who have found themselves displaced due to recent incarceration, mental health or substance abuse issues, or other related dependency problems.  Serve opportunities available on the 2nd Saturday of each month from 5:30–7p.m.  Team Contacts: Sue Stevens and Bill Stevens.

Young Life is a community of Christ-centered people committed to reaching adolescent youth with the Gospel of Jesus Christ.  Learn more:

YFC is committed to reaching young people everywhere, working together with the local church and other like-minded partners, to raise up lifelong followers of Jesus. These young people are devoted to study God’s word and to prayer.  Learn more: