flickr twitter vimeo  flickr blogger 
Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, ELCA   12650 Johnny Cake Ridge Rd, Apple Valley, MN 55124 ● (952) 432-6351  Directions



Organ &
Piano-led Worship

Saturday: 5:30 pm

 Sunday: 8:30 & 9:45 am

Holy Communion is celebrated the first and third weekends of every month.

Band-led Worship

Saturday: 4:00 pm

 Sunday: 11:00 am

Holy Communion is celebrated every weekend.

Please join us following worship on Sunday mornings for coffee and fellowship in the Great Hall.

Nursery is available at all services
for children ages 1-3. 

Nursery and Childcare

Listen to sermons

Worship Schedule

This fall we are launching a new Saturday Schedule so that we may better live out Our Vision: to invite all people to experience the Welcome, Transformation, and Sending of Jesus Christ. See schedule at left.

GodZone Christian Education is available at all worship hours for
Age 3 (by 9/1/14) - Grade 3. Learn more

Miss a recent sermon? Listen here or watch here.


Rite of Confirmation

Saturday, October 25: 11:00 am & 1:15 pm
Saturday, November 1: 11:00 am & 1:15 pm
All are invited to attend and support the affirmation of baptism for this year's confirmands. Students will lead many parts of the service. Pastor Randy Brandt will preach and Sounds of Praise will provide special music.


Reformation Weekend:
Wear Red!
October 25 & 26

"Solomon's Wisdom"
Preacher: Pastor Chris Smith and Duane Paetznick
Scripture: 1 Kings 3:4-28
Good News for Kids at all services
Music: Senior Choir and Brass Ensemble (5:30, 8:30, 9:45), Celebration Choir (5:30, 9:45)
Saturday Sampler (5:00 pm): Fleece service project for all ages
Sunday Adult Forum (9:45): Tanzania Traveler Stories (Part 2)


All Saints Weekend:
November 1 & 2

"Elisha Heals Naaman"
Preacher: Randy Brandt
Scripture: 2 Kings 5:1-14
Holy Communion at all services
Music: Sounds of Praise (5:30, 8:30, 9:45)
Saturday Sampler (5:00 pm): Tanzania Partnership
Sunday Adult Forum (9:45): TBA


Shepherd of the Valley invites all people to experience the Welcome, Transformation, and Sending of Jesus Christ.