About Bethany Lutheran Health Services in Council Bluffs

Bethany Lutheran Health Services provides a faith based assisted living community that is dedicated to each resident’s health. We offer memory care, assisted living, therapy programs, long term care, and so much more. To learn more about what we have to offer, contact us today and we will be happy to discuss the details with you.

Mission Statements

Bethany Lutheran Home

Mission Statement

“It is the mission of Bethany Lutheran Home to share the love of Christ in the community by providing for the spiritual, physical and emotional well-being of our residents. This is accomplished through residential living, nursing and therapeutic care with spiritual and social programs designed to enhance the comfort, dignity and happiness of the residents. It is the intention of the Home to provide this care based on need regardless of race, creed, national or ethnic origin.”

Bethany Heights Assisted Living

Mission Statement

“It is the mission of Bethany Heights to minister to senior adults through a continuum of services and care that reflects Christian love, respect and compassion, and that enriches the quality and dignity of life for each individual.”

Sponsoring Church Directory


Spiritual Life

Our commitment began in 1975 when 15 area Lutheran churches decided to sponsor Bethany Lutheran Home. We embrace all faiths. Emphasis is put upon physical, mental, emotional, social, and spiritual needs of each individual.

Bethany Lutheran Home:

  • Monday- 10:45 AM Communion Service
  • Wednesday (1st and 3rd)- 10:30 AM Bible Study
  • Wednesday- 4 PM Vespers
  • Thursday (1st, 2nd, 4th)- 9:30 AM Hymn Sing-a-Long
  • Thursday (3rd)- 10 AM Catholic Mass
  • Sunday- 9 AM Catholic Communion (in rooms)
  • Sunday- 4 PM Worship Service

Bethany Heights:

  • Tuesday (1st and 3rd)-1:15 PM Tenant Led Bible Study non-denominational
  • Wednesday (2nd and 4th)- 10 AM Catholic Communion
  • Wednesday (3rd)- 10 AM Catholic Mass w/ Father Van Tran
  • Friday (1st, 2nd, 3rd)-10:15 AM Bible Study w/ Pastor Kropp
  • Friday (4th)- 10:15 AM Non-denominational Communion w/ Pastor Kropp
  • Sunday- visit tenants and give communion in their apartments
  • Sunday- church bus available upon request for church 8 AM- 12 PM
Bethany Lutheran Health Services
Bethany Heights
11 Elliott Street Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-8228 info@blhs.care
Bethany Lutheran Home
7 Elliott Street Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-9500 info@blhs.care