Pastor Brian Brandt

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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, January 22

Posted 1 day ago (popout open in new window)

Find other recent audio in Podcasts.


Pastor Brian's Weekly Messages

Wednesday, January 18
The Great Thaw is finally here.  At last, life is back on track.  What a strange January this has been!  Seems like we've been trapped for a couple weeks in a weird fantasy world ruled by snow and ice.  I'm glad... read more
Posted 5 days ago

Wednesday, January 11
What a weekend we had!  Not the way I'd planned to celebrate Epiphany!  Rarely is Sunday worship cancelled but this time it was the right call.  I don't know how it was where you live but at my place on the east... read more
Posted 2 weeks ago

Thursday, January 5
This clear, cold weather has an upside: light!  I'm used to clouds and rain at this time of year.  But now, brilliant afternoon sunshine lights up my kitchen; the bamboo and incense cedar in the backyard radiate c... read more
Posted 2 weeks ago

Wednesday, December 28
I'm on vacation this week so I won't see you next Sunday, January 1.  Pastor Ray Venghaus will be preaching and leading worship instead.  Pastor Ray has been at Shepherd a number of times before so the ser... read more
Posted 4 weeks ago

Weekly Message archives found in the Happening Now Blog.