All are welcome at these upcoming events for children hosted by Shepherd of the Valley (SOV) Lutheran Church in Groton. We’ll have our 11th Annual Easter Egg Hunt & Easter Story program on Saturday, April 8th beginning at 10 am. The children will gather eggs filled with goodies and hear a story filled with love. This is an event for the young and the young-at-heart! Easter Egg Hunt – Flyer with all the details.
Looking farther ahead, Cave Quest Adventure, our Vacation Bible School (VBS) program, is taking place July 24th to 28th at SOV – with awesome decorations, it will feel like you’re walking into a cave complete with stalactites and stalagmites! This will be the perfect setting to explore the theme of God’s light in our lives. There will be Spelunker Science and Cave Crafts along with Cavern Games and Treats for children ages 4 to 4th grade grads. The registration form for Cave Quest Adventure.
Both programs are offered free of charge to our local communities. Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church is located at the historic Groton Grange Hall, 80 Champney Street. For more information, please contact Margaret Doyle at 978-772-7095, firstname.lastname@example.org.
A FREE Christmas Event for Children and Their Families
from Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, December 4th 2016
Looking for a great way to start the Christmas/Advent season with your kids? On Sunday afternoon, December 4th, children dressed as sheep will join their parents (dressed as shepherds) and flock to “Bethlehem” to witness the birth of Jesus, as they participate in a dramatic re-telling of the Christmas story, acted and narrated by Shepherd of the Valley adults and youth. The children will also enjoy singing Christmas carols, making star-shaped Christmas ornaments, and munching star-themed goodies. Continue reading Follow the Christmas Star!
SOV Vacation Bible School
SOV Vacation Bible School this summer will take place July 25th to the 29th from 9 am until Noon. Hope you can join us as we journey with Joseph from prison to palace. We will learn about ancient Egypt and how God sent Jacob’s son Joseph there in a remarkable way. His brothers threw him in a pit and plotted to sell him, but God protected him and later saved the entire household of Jacob from famine through Joseph’s privileged position in Pharaoh’s court.
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Continue reading SOV – VBS 2016 – Egypt
SOV Vacation Bible School – 2016
SOV Vacation Bible School this summer will take place July 25th to the 29th from 9 am until Noon. Hope you can join us as we journey with Joseph from prison to palace. We will learn about ancient Egypt and how God sent Jacob’s son Joseph there in a remarkable way. His brothers threw him in a pit and plotted to sell him, but God protected him and later saved the entire household of Jacob from famine through Joseph’s privileged position in Pharaoh’s court. Stay tune for more information!
Old Testament riddle: Jacob Realized Giving A New Mantle Sometimes Leads Insecure Zealots to Jealous Bouts. What is represented by this mnemonic phrase?
Easter Egg Hunt, March 19th
Long before the Easter Bunny hopped down Main Street delivering eggs, Jesus walked around the Sea of Galilee with his friends spreading a message of God’s love and the power of forgiveness.
On Saturday morning, March 19th, Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church will host its 10th Annual East Egg Hunt and Easter Storytelling for children third grade and younger. We will hunt for eggs, sing and hear the story of Holy Week.
Arrival time and singing will start at 10:15 and the storytelling will begin at 10:30. To ensure that we have enough filled eggs and goody bags on hand, please sign up by contacting Margaret Doyle at 978-772-7095.
This family event is offered free of charge. Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church is located at the historic Grange Hall, 80 Champney Street, Groton. Hope you can join us for a fun-filled, meaningful time!
A Christmas Event for Children and Parents
Sunday, December 6th, 2-4 p.m.
Community children (ages 3 and older) and their families are invited to experience a dramatic re-telling of the story of Jesus’ birth by participating in the story as sheep or shepherds. Children who participate will have an opportunity to make a star ornament of their own, as well as to enjoy star cookies and other goodies.
To register a child’s participation or for more information, contact Carol at 978-448-5147 by Dec. 2nd.
It’s that time a year again, mark your calendars and signup for Vacation Bible School hosted by Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church. The dates and times are are July 27th through the 31st from 9:00 A.M. until Noon. See below for more details.
Vacation Bible School Registration Form
SOV Schedule Change – Sunday, April 26 Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church (SOV) will be holding Worship Service – Holy Communion at 9:00 A.M. due to the Groton Road Race. Note: There will be no Sunday School or Adult Discipleship.
SOV Easter Egg Hunt – April 4th
Saturday, April 4th SOV will be having it’s annual Easter Egg Hunt in Groton. Mark your calendars, hold that date and come join us for a great time.