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Sunday Mornings... 
Worship Services 
8, 9 & 10:30 am
Learning Circles (Pre - 6th)
9:00 am
Revolution (7th - 12th)
10:30 am

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Bethlehem Lutheran Church
925 Balour Dr
Encinitas, CA USA 92024

Phone: 760-753-1026
Fax:     760-753-5759


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Our Pastors & Staff


Pastor Laura Ziehl
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If you would like to make an appointment with Pastor Laura please free to call or email her.  See Pastor Laura's Bio here.


Pastor Sam Nelson
Associate Pastor
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Judy Foland
Office Administrator
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Judy is our Office Administrator and lifeline to all unanswered questions.


Constance Mithelman

Youth Director
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Constance oversees and coordinates all of our youth ministries. Constance has degrees in Religion and Women's and Gender Studies from Augustana College. Constance is certain of her faith, her love of youth ministry and her desire to be of service in God's world. She invites young people to do the same.

Chris Matthews
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Director of Children's Ministries


Early Childhood Center


Debi Carr
Full Day Preschool Director

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Gail Winterbourne
Half Day Preschool Director
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Music Ministries


Mona Goetsch
Music Director 
Mona, pronounced "Monna," offers music opportunities for people of all ages and is always looking for new folks to share their gifts!



Marilyn Stenoien
Part-Time Praise Team Leader


Judy Collier
Organist, Pianist 

Stephen Ministry


Molly Hall
Stephen Ministry Leader

Health Ministry


Rose Moldenhauer, RN
Parish Nurse