Pastor Brian Brandt
SOV Office: (503) 645-4994
Welcome to Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran! Learn about the church, its people, and its ministries.
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, February 7
Posted 1 day ago (popout )
Find other recent audio in Podcasts.
Pastor Brian's Weekly Messages
Wednesday, February 3
At age 22, I'd been gone from church for several years. I believed in God but found church boring. Other avenues of spiritual growth felt more fascinating. Yet, I still read the Bible and liked the Jesus I saw... read more
Posted 5 days ago
Wednesday, January 27
Jill is going to China in March. I wrote about Jill's challenges with visual perception a couple weeks ago. Some of you asked me how she's doing. Well, she's still working on the perception problem but it's not... read more
Posted 2 weeks ago
Wednesday, January 20
The ministry of the gospel touches people at the most profound and tender moments of life. It touches the vulnerable with special care: babies newly embarked on life's adventure and the elderly nearing its end. ... read more
Posted 3 weeks ago
Thursday, January 14
A couple years ago my spouse, Jill, came down with a case of pneumonia. She got over it in a few weeks, but her immune system's response left her with some neurological and perceptual issues. Her brain now proce... read more
Posted 4 weeks ago
Weekly Message archives found in the Happening Now Blog.