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, March 22
Posted 5 days ago (popout )
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Pastor Brian's Weekly Messages
Thursday, March 26
Before the drama of Holy Week and the joy of Easter, I want to pause and give thanks. I give thanks for the many people I see investing themselves wholeheartedly in SOV. Without naming names, I want to offer a f... read more
Posted 16 hours ago
Friday, March 20
Since I forgot to write my Wednesday message yesterday I might as well use my mistake to comment on an article from the front page of today's Oregonian. "In God We Trust Less," says the headline. Here is the sal... read more
Posted 1 week ago
Wednesday, March 11
I'm thinking about teachers. Sunday School teachers, to be exact. Confirmation teachers, too. At SOV we have small cadre of dedicated teachers. They love our kids, teach them Bible stories, raise them to kno... read more
Posted 2 weeks ago
Thursday, March 5
I like leading funerals. It's one of the pastor's duties I love best. I can't say they're fun; but they are blessed. They get us right to the core of the gospel — We are beloved of God and eternally cherishe... read more
Posted 3 weeks ago
Weekly Message archives found in the Happening Now Blog.