Pastor Brian Brandt

SOV Office: (503) 645-4994

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Welcome to Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran! Learn about the church, its people, and its ministries.

Wednesday Bible Study

Come join me in a weekly bible study Wednesday mornings at 10am. Come once, twice, or every week! Optional brown bag lunch follows.


This Just In...

Listen to the latest worship from Sunday, July 24

Posted 5 days ago (popout open in new window)

Find other recent audio in Podcasts.


Pastor Brian's Weekly Messages

Wednesday, July 27
Every Tuesday at the See See Motor Coffee Company in Portland I get together with Jon, SOV's Director of Music, for a staff meeting. It's always productive because they have hi-octane Stumptown espresso and great mu... read more
Posted 2 days ago

Sunday, July 24
Sisters and Brothers in Christ, I am writing on behalf of the Church Council to tell you that our call candidate has decided to withdraw from consideration for call to Shepherd of the Valley. I sincerely regret to s... read more
Posted 5 days ago

Wednesday, July 13
This week we meet the candidate being considered for call to serve as Shepherd's new pastor. This is a big deal. It's important to meet a clergy candidate before the Congregational Call meeting. There's no substitut... read more
Posted 2 weeks ago

Thursday, July 7
I was sleep deprived after my neighbors celebrated Independence Day with fireworks well into the wee hours of July 5. You, too? Their antics make me wonder if they were really celebrating the national holiday. Looke... read more
Posted 3 weeks ago

Weekly Message archives found in the Happening Now Blog.