Quite often in the New Testament we find or notice things which, from our standards, do not seem to count or matter or make sense. One of those things is the first beatitude in Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount. “Blessed are the poor in spirit.” Matthew 5:3 Literally, “Blessed areContinue Reading

You are invited to Participate Celebrate Bethesda Church’s 100th Anniversary & Bethesda School’s 40th Anniversary together in our Fourth of July Parade Sign up to help:  Design, Decorate, & Ride Float in the Hot Springs Community Parade! Please Contact Pastor Jake or Justine to Sign-up and for Details & Decoration Donations!  Decorate onContinue Reading

Bethesda Lutheran Church of Hot Springs Believes: That there is only one true God: the Triune God, Father, Son and Holy Spirit (1 Corinthians. 8:4; Matthew 28:19) That the Bible is the inspired, inerrant Word of God, reliable in all its parts, and the only standard for faith and lifeContinue Reading