church donations

Church Donations

Thank you for your support of Bethesda Lutheran Church! Your church donations are used to grow and nurture the environment of our church programs and projects. There are various ways to donate. Select the option you prefer below.

Text to Donate

Donate to Bethesda by doing something you do everyday: texting! Simply text the amount you’d like to give to this number. First time givers will be asked to provide their payment method via a secure web page.

(541) 227-2274

Other Ways to Give

Cash and Checks

If you’d prefer to give in person, we have an Offering Plate every Sunday. You can also stop by during office hours.


Do you have a Vanco account? If so, you can donate online through that as well. It’s easy, quick, and greatly appreciated!

Amazon Smile

Designate Bethesda as your charity to receive a percentage of purchases. You can choose this in your account settings.

Fred Meyer Rewards

You can link your Fred Meyer Rewards card to Bethesda by visiting their Community Rewards page.

Current Needs

Quilt Fundraiser

Our Mission Sewing Group will be selling raffle tickets for a beautiful quilt, made and donated by Laurie Rhey, to help defray the cost of mailing the quilts that we have made that will be sent to Lutheran World Relief in October. Tickets are 6 for $5.00 or $1.00 a piece.

Bethel Boutique

Click here to view the latest Bethel Boutique update/needs.

Annual Garage Sale

This year’s Garage Sale is August 2nd and 3rd. Prep for the sale begins Sunday, July 29th. Donations are being accepted now. Please bring salable items to the church as you can. If you can store until closer to August, that is great. If you have large items that need to be picked up, call Allen Stutheit at 541-517-9314 or email him at There will be a sign up sheet in the entryway to help with set up and sales.

Food for Lane County

We need volunteers for helping to set-up and distribute food two Saturdays a Month. Set up is the day before at 12:00pm and distribution begins at 9:30am. Learn more about our Food Assistance Programs.


Summertime is the time to volunteer to donate a pint of blood to save lives. Fewer people donate in the summertime and more blood is needed. Please sign up on clipboard or with Donna Deforest. We will donate on Thursday, July 19th, from 1:00pm to 6:00pm. **Also, we are looking for people who could donate platelets. Call Donna for information at 541-521-4406. Thank you.

Contact Us

Office Hours
Mon - Fri, 9:00am - 3:00pm
(During the summer, 10:00am - 2:00pm)


4445 Royal Avenue
Eugene, OR 97402

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