GROTON — Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church will hold its annual Blessing of the Animals service at 10:30 a.m. on Oct. 6th, at Helene’s Stables, 485 Martin’s Pond Road, Groton, MA.
Our annual Christian Camping trip will be held August 2-4 at Woodmore Campground, Rindge, NH. Come join us for a weekend of fresh air, great breakfasts, fellowship, relaxation, swimming and campfires. Reservations may be made from their website at www.woodmorecampground.com; be sure to mention “church camping group” in the comments box of the reservation form or ask to be as close to site T12 as possible. For more information or to let us know your campsite #, please contact Diane Guerin at email@example.com.
SOV Middle School and High School Youth Ministry
Showing the way to Christ… Living the love of Christ. In keeping with our vision and mission, May and June will both begin with service projects. Continue reading Spring Clean-Up Weekend at Camp Calumet – SOV Youth Ministry
Maundy Thursday Celebration
March 28th at 6:00pm
The Seder is the Jewish Passover meal that Jesus celebrated with his disciples in the upper room on the day that we Christians now call Maundy Thursday. Since 1993, we at Shepherd of the Valley have begun our Maundy Thursday observance by telling the story of the Jewish exodus and deliverance from slavery in Egypt. We follow a Haggadah, a narrative which combines the traditional ritual of the Seder with a focus on modern day examples of enslavement and freedom. Continue reading Maundy Thursday Celebration at SOV
Worship Ministry News
With December 2 we begin a new Church Year and the promises of healing and salvation of a God who is involved in our history are explored anew. The liturgical cycle begins with the season of Advent and new opportunities for renewal and discipleship are offered to us. Continue reading Worship Ministry News (December 2012)
Worship Ministry News
Four of our youth have Affirmed their Baptism on October 28. The Rite included a ceremonial passing of the Word of God from the oldest generation on down to the youth themselves. It also included a special sharing from the youth about their personal connection with God and a “Thank You” to those who have inspired them on their journey. Quite emotional! Continue reading Worship Ministry News (November 2012)
GROTON — Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church will hold its annual Blessing of the Animals service at 10:30 a.m. on Oct. 7, at Helene’s Stables, 485 Martin’s Pond Road, Groton, MA. Continue reading Blessing of the Animals-Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church-Groton,MA