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 www.sotvchurch.com/crosstalk.
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.
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….
Come and join us for our Christmas Eve-Eve Candlelight Service, starting at 7 PM on December 23, 2021. Pastor Scott Anderson will bring an inspirational message to everyone this Christmas season. Everyone is welcome! Sermon and Bible readings will be posted to the Shepherdcast feed following worship.
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…
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….
If you are interested in being on the lawn mowing team at our church, please sign up on the clipboard on the table outside of the sanctuary. Everyone is welcome to participate. Scheduling will be done closer to the start of mowing season. We thank everyone in advance who is interested in helping with this!…
Helping Hands is again part of the cash back program. Please save your ACME Fresh Market register receipts, dated from August 5, 2021 – December 25, 2021. There is a flyer on the bulletin board at the church with more information. You may give your receipts to Mary or lay them on her desk in…