In case you didn’t hear, our Sunday, January 20, 2019 service was cancelled due to the winter storms impacting our area. So, since the weather people in Cleveland knew this was coming for a while, Pastor Scott and Jacob Schandel got together on the Wednesday before and pre-recorded the originally planned January 20 sermon. We […]
We wanted to take a moment to remind you that our church offers a program where you can directly transfer your offering from your bank account or credit card to our church! If you wish to sign up for this, please click here to download the sign-up form, print it, fill it out, and turn […]
The Week of prayer for Christian Unity is framed by two commemorations, the Confession of Peter (January 18) and the Conversion of Paul (January 25). We ask that you pray for Christian Unity during this time and to include this prayer in your daily prayers: “God our Father, your Son Jesus prayed that his followers […]
Our church has received a $250.00 Thrivent Action grant to purchase materials and postage for our Barney Bear Ministry. Thank you to everyone who cuts, sews, stuffs, perfects, and gives these bears for those in need. Prayer does heal and we have witnessed that many times through this outreach. Thank you again.
An assortment of meeting minutes are now available! You can view multiple sets of minutes from December 2018 on www.sotvchurch.com/council.
To our friend and/or member, As you may know, church committees are asked to submit an annual report for congregational review. This year, our report has been submitted in two forms in an effort to save paper. The report to be provided to the congregation on Sunday, January 27 at the scheduled congregational meeting will […]
On Sunday, January 13 and 27, we will be holding confirmation classes following worship.
The return of our quilting group is this Tuesday, January 8 at 9:30 AM! This session will be for planning the date and time first work day for the group in 2019. We hope you can join us! To learn more about how our quilting group makes quilts for those in need through Lutheran World […]
Pastor Scott thanks everyone in the congregation for your generosity and thoughtfulness at Christmas. Thank you for the marvelous gift from the congregation as well as thoughts, prayers, cookies, and cards (both Christmas and Get Well). I truly feel blessed in serving here. Thank you again for all that you have done for me at this time! Rev. […]
Next Sunday, the new council at Shepherd of the Valley will be installed during worship. To see the list of 2019 council members, please visit www.sotvchurch.com/council.