Month: June 2016

June 22, 2016 gest 1 comment

This Sunday we will wish Jo-Ann & Bob Kenny a happy retirement as they worship with us at our regular 9:00 a.m. service. SInce 1996, Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church has been home to Tails-U-Win-Too! Jo-Ann and Bob have taught many dogs over the last two decades. Join us this Sunday as we celebrate…

June 19, 2016 gest No comments exist

Congregation Approves New Council  During the May Semi-Annual Congregational Meeting, three new members were added to the Council – Scott Smith, Dennis Gruell and Steve Crossett. Since Scott’s profession involves a lot of travel (he’s a pilot), an innovative arrangement was presented. If Scott was out of town, EmmaLee (Scott’s very capable wife) would step…

June 17, 2016 gest No comments exist

Shroud of Turin Education and Research Association A full size replica of the Burial Shroud of Jesus will be on display, June 28 through June 30 at Bethany Lutheran Church in West Hartford, CT. This exhibit is open to the public at two viewing times –  noon until 1:00 pm and 6:00 pm until 7:00 pm….

June 17, 2016 gest No comments exist

WE EXTEND OUR CHRISTIAN SYMPATHY… to Charlie and Gert Baier at the recent passing of their grandson, Eric Charles Baier.  Services were held Friday, June 17 in Avon, CT to Pastor Chris Dion and her family at the recent passing of Pastor Chris’ aunt, Joyce Bottom.  Services were held Saturday, June 18 in Auburn, MA.  

June 11, 2016 gest No comments exist

Increase your gift giving when you use AmazonSmile Next Sunday, June 19, is Father’s Day. What better way to shop than to use AmazonSmile where Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to Shepherd of the Hills? Just visit smile.amazon.com and select Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church to receive donations from eligible purchases before you…

June 11, 2016 gest 2 comments

What is a Meal Train? There are times in our lives when friends and family ask, “What can I do to help out?” The answer is usually to help them with a meal. When many friends give a meal, this is a Meal Train. mealtrain.com is a free meal calendar tool that makes planning meals…

June 4, 2016 gest No comments exist

For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me – Matthew 25:35 Free Hot Dog Supper Free hotdog suppers with delicious sides will be offered here at SHELC every Monday from June 27 thru August 22, 2016 (except July…