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.
Mary Drotleff became the secretary at Shepherd of the Valley in early 2018. She was born into the Lutheran faith, and worshiped in a very small Lutheran church, North Industry Lutheran Church. That church became the current Peace Lutheran in Canton, Ohio. She is married with a son and daughter-in-law, three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. She works with our outreach ministry, Shepherd’s Kitchen, cooking meals that we provide to our shut-ins and the local community. She enjoys watching home improvement shows with her better half, Fred, and applying what they learn to projects around their home. They share their home with their feline daughter, Lucy Mae.
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.
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…
Bible study continues this fall! From August 25 thru September 22, the text has been the Book of James. On September 29 thru October 20, study will focus on the Reformation. Come and join the conversation and bring a friend!
Our church’s monthly newsletter is now available for June 2021 and has been distributed to our e-mail list! You can read it by clicking here. For previous issues, please visit www.sotvchurch.com/crosstalk.
Pastor Scott’s Bible study will be on a Christmas hiatus beginning Wednesday, December 22. This break will last through January 5. Merry Christmas!