Please join us for a special celebration of our Lutheran heritage. On October 28, we will celebrate Reformation Sunday with a special potluck, focusing on German food. Sausage will be provided. Everyone in the congregation is asked to bring a German side dish (sauerkraut, red cabbage, German potato salad, German coleslaw, green beans and potatoes, […]
On Sunday, October 7, our church blessed the quilts received for Lutheran World Relief. Congratulations to Tommie Nixon, who received one of these quilts in our raffle! We raised $131 last weekend for the quilting ministry. The other quilts will be shipped to LWR for use by their ministries. In total, our quilting group made […]
Please check for your name, e-mail address, etc. in the copy of the directory on the table. Please correct or add to your information so that we may keep up to date records. If you have an e-mail address and it is not in the directory, please add it. There may be times that we […]
This past Sunday, September 30, we celebrated the installation of Rev. Scott J. Anderson as our pastor in a special service with the Rev. Karl Biermann. At this service, we also blessed a prayer shawl and held communion by intinction. Congratulations Pastor Scott, and welcome! Below are photos from this event.
Parking lot sealing and striping will be taking place on Tuesday, October 16. If you need to come to the church, please drive through the ball field, park in the gravel, and use the back door. For security reasons, this door will not be unlocked. Please call our secretary, Mary Drotleff, ahead of time if […]
The council is meeting this Monday night at 6:30 PM! After this meeting, we will publish the September meeting minutes once approved and available.
Thanks to all involved in the cleanup of the church grounds leading up to the installation of the Rev. Scott J. Anderson as our pastor! In preparation for this event, the church carpets and pews received a deep cleaning, the sanctuary was upgraded to LED lighting, and the trees on the church grounds were trimmed. […]
The following message is from Rev. Scott Anderson in this Sunday’s announcements. Thank you to everyone who was involved in my Instatement Worship Service today. I feel truly blessed today for all of the love from Shepherd of the Valley along with the love from family and friends who made the effort to be here […]
The August 2018 council minutes have been posted. You can view them by clicking here. For a backlog of minutes, please visit www.sotvchurch.com/council.
The October edition of Cross Talk is now available! You can download it by clicking here. For back-issues of Cross Talk, please visit us online at www.sotvchurch.com/crosstalk.