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In-Person Service Oct. 11 Cancelled

Hello everyone,

Due to the wet weather forecasted for tomorrow, there will be no in-person service this week. Please worship with us on Zoom tomorrow. The link will be sent out to the email list in the morning.




Fwd: SOV Service Update

Originally we had set for a trial run of the in-person services through the end of August. We now recognize that we have some who prefer, or can only attend in-person. We are seeking to be as inclusive as possible,…


Farewell to Pastor Al


Please wish us in thanking Pastor Al and Mary Ann for their interim service to us this Saturday. Pastor Al's interim contract officially ends on May 31. SOV will be relying on supply pastors for the next few weeks…


Message to SOV from your Exec Team

Greetings to our Brothers and Sisters in Christ,
As many of you know, we have taken the drastic action to suspend Sunday and Wednesday services, as well as all other church activities. This hard decision was done with the recommendation…


COVID-19 Service Cancellations at SOV


The health and safety of our congregation is vitally important to Shepherd of the Valley. On Thursday, Bishop Laurie sent out a churchwide message regarding the COVID-19 pandemic:

As a precautionary response to the pandemic, and following Bishop…


SOV – Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner


Reminder that tomorrow night is Shrove Tuesday. As is tradition, SOV is having a pancake dinner. Dinner will begin at 5 30 pm. This year the pancakes will be flipped (with love) by Pastor Al and Mary Ann! Come…


Help Needed Saturday 1/11

Hey SOV,

We will be taking down the beautiful Christmas decorations this coming Saturday (1/11). We'll start boxing packing and boxing things up around 10 AM, and the process should take a couple of hours. I'm seeking any volunteers who…


Wednesday Message

Dear Friends,
Before I forget it again, Mary Ann and I were very pleased (and thankful) to be remembered with a gift of money for Christmas.  The Bible verse for the month of January that our teachers are teaching our…


Congregational Budget Meeting Jan. 19th

The council has set our annual budget meeting for Sunday, January 19th in between services, beginning around 9 45 AM. Please be there on time so that we can establish a quorum and conduct business in an efficient manner. Dave…