We will need five readers to give a dramatic reading of the Passion of our Lord according to St. Mark. Each part will have a portion of the narration and 1-3 people in the reading. This is essentially the same set up that we had two years ago when we read the Passion according to Saint Luke. Please contact Pastor Scott if you are interested.
Webmaster and Committee Chair, Media and Technology Committee
Jacob Schandel served as Shepherd of the Valley's Media and Technology coordinator from 2010-2015, before temporarily stepping down due to academic obligations. He has served as Webmaster and Media and Technology Committee Chair since 2017 and actively continues in this volunteer position at our church.
Our church’s monthly newsletter, Cross Talk, is now available for March 2021. You can read it by clicking here! For more on Cross Talk and to subscribe to get it when it comes out, please visit www.sotvchurch.com/crosstalk.
Pastor Scott continues his weekly Bible study on Wednesdays at 11 AM. August 25 thru September 22 the text will be the Book of James. Come and join the conversation and bring a friend!
We wanted to remind you that the last day to bring your donation to the church for this year’s 40 Challenge will be on Palm Sunday (this Sunday, March 28). As a reminder, we are collecting diapers for the Stark County Diaper Bank from size newborn to size 6. Note: Numeric sizes are listed on the…
Tonight at council, a discussion came up while discussing church property management. A question was posed with relation to mowing the church grounds about possibly removing or relocating the flowering bushes at the rear of the church building (along the south end of the church property, running along the farmer’s field). No decision has been made at…
Following worship on Sunday, March 14, 2021, there will be a special congregational meeting to discuss a lawn care equipment proposal. All voting members of the congregation are asked to attend this meeting.
Cross Talk for September 2021 is now available! This past week, a couple e-mails with incorrect links went out to the newsletter. As of Labor Day, we have sent an updated message with the corrected link, and you can also see the newsletter by clicking here. For a backlog of Cross Talk newsletters, please visit…