Christian Teachings class offered at Bethlehem Lutheran Church

Christian Teachings has resumed as of October 2023

(The class starts in early fall usually in September/October)

655 Forest Street
St. Paul, MN 55106

Who are we?

We have been a part of the east side of St. Paul since 1887.  Our congregation began as a German immigrant church, but we have been doing our best to meet the needs of our neighbors, we are called to share the love and forgiveness of Christ with others.  Bethlehem is affiliated with the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS).  Our goal is to share the love of Christ with our community.

What about our worship services?

Sunday Divine Service: 9:00 am

What about our other Bible classes?

Sunday Bible Study: 10:15-11:15 am (All Ages)

Wednesday Bible Study: 10:00 am (Adults)

What is the Christian Teachings Class?

Grace Upon Grace is a free 11-week course on basic Christian teachings provided by Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church as a service to our community.

Who will be teaching the class?

Rev. Scot Missling, Pastor of Bethlehem Lutheran Church will be teaching this class.

How do I register for the class?

There are two easy ways to register for Christian Teachings.  1.) Call the church phone number (651) 776-4737, and leave a message on the Church office voicemail.  2.)  You may also email the pastor or church office and include “Christian Teachings” in the subject line.

When do we meet?

The class starts in the early fall usually in September/October. 

What should I bring?

If you have your own Bible, you are welcome to bring it, but we will provide one for you. Also, please bring any questions you have about Christianity.

What are we going to learn?

Week 1: Introduction and Listening to the Word of God

Week 2: The 10 Commandments

Week 3: The First Article of the Creed

Week 4: The Second Article of the Creed

Week 5: The Third Article of the Creed

Week 6: The Lord’s Prayer

Week 7: Holy Baptism

Week 8: Confession/Office of the Keys

Week 9: The Sacrament of the Altar

Week 10: Daily Prayers

Week 11: The Table of Duties
*Throughout all 11 weeks we will be taking time to focus on what Lutherans believe, teach, and confess. We will also focus on our worship life and denominational differences.*

Christian Teachings meets for eleven weeks in the church library at 6pm on Thursdays.  The fall session begins in September or October.  The late winter session begins in late winter or early spring depending upon interest and availability.  

Rev Scot Missling is the instructor. Pastor Missling is currently pastor at Bethlehem Lutheran Church.