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, October 4
Posted 5 days ago (popout )
Find other recent audio in Podcasts.
Pastor Brian's Weekly Messages
Wednesday, October 7
Autumn has come and brought its signs of the season. Waning daylight hours, the sun swinging across the sky at a daily descending angle, cooling temperatures, falling leaves. And kids back in school. At SOV,... read more
Posted 2 days ago
Thursday, October 1
Last week I wrote about the "Site Profile Survey" and about the Town Hall meeting on Sunday, October 4. These things are so important that I'm writing about them again this week. Tom Barnes did a good presentati... read more
Posted 1 week ago
Wednesday, September 23
We did a couple surveys at SOV over the summer. In June we took the Congregational Vitality Survey. Pastor Mike Keys did presentation on the results of that survey on August 2. It was well received. The Co... read more
Posted 2 weeks ago
Wednesday, September 16
Saying goodbye is important. If someone we love dies, that loss is easier if we've had a chance to say goodbye. Whenever relationships end or change significantly, it's important for us to say goodbye well, to p... read more
Posted 3 weeks ago
Weekly Message archives found in the Happening Now Blog.