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 package. The diapers will be distributed by area agencies to those in need. We thank all who have donated or will be donating to this cause!
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.
If you can, please contribute to Lutheran Disaster Relief. People are still recovering from and dealing with natural disasters such as the hurricanes in the US and Mexico, wildfires in the western US and earthquakes in Haiti. Please send your donations to Lutheran Disaster Response; PO Box 1809; Merrifield, Virginia 22116-8009. You may also give…
Starting September 17, Shepherd’s Kitchen returns for delivery only as the pandemic continues! We hope you will support this ministry! For more information on this ministry, please visit www.sotvchurch.com/sk. Note: at this time, the Shepherd’s Kitchen team is still planning future meals. Our calendar will be updated soon with the new monthly schedule!
Twenty years ago today, a tragedy struck the United States, the likes of which we have never seen before. Tomorrow, our worship service will be a memorial service as we remember those who were lost.
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…
Our church’s Cross Talk monthly newsletter is now available! You can read it by clicking here. For a full backlog of issues, please visit www.sotvchurch.com/crosstalk. While you are there, sign up to be the first to receive it when it comes out each month if you haven’t already!
As the Delta variant of COVID-19 continues its hold on our area, many companies and organizations are once again asking people to mask up for both their own safety and the safety of others. There are free masks, courtesy of BWC, on the communion table at the church. Please take some if you need any….