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 are planning on ordering flowers for Easter Sunday at the church, don’t delay! All orders need to be to the church office by this Sunday, March 21 in order for our church secretary, Mary Drotleff, to place the order on Monday, March 22. If you have any questions, contact the church.
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…
This year, as we remember what Jesus did for us, we invite you to join us for special services throughout Holy Week and on Easter Sunday. Holy Week begins on March 28 with Palm Sunday. For that service, we will worship God with a dramatic reading of The Passion of Our Lord according to St….
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.
We wanted to remind everyone that Daylight Savings Time begins this Sunday, March 14! If you do not have clocks that automatically change, we wanted to remind you to “spring forward” one hour the night before on March 13, then we invite you to join us for worship on Sunday, March 14 at 9:30 AM!
We apologize for the recent issue related to getting our podcast, the Shepherdcast, up on time. Typically, our goal has been to get the podcast up within 48 hours of its recording. However, due to recent issues and scheduling conflicts affecting Jacob Schandel, there have been delays in getting this done. As of this post…