Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church
is an ELCA congregation officially organized in April 2002, and was begun as a mission congregation in Groton, MA by St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church of Sudbury, MA in the summer of 1989.
- Invite all people to God’s love.
- Share our joys and concerns.
- Reach out in love to our community and our world.
- Grow spiritually.
- The Bible is authority for faith and life.
- God loves us.
- God the Father creates us, God the Son saves us, and God the Holy Spirit guide us.
- Salvation is a gift received through belief in Christ.
- Baptism and Holy Communion are visible signs of God’s grace.
- God’s love encourages us to serve others and to enthusiastically proclaim the Gospel to all people.