Shepherding the Community
The community is welcome to participate in any and all Shepherd activities and events! Our church activities and events typically follow the school year calendar. The timeline below provides a snapshot of our year. Click on the event link for more information.
Shepherd's facilities are available for use by non-profit organizations and community groups. Click here for more information about community use.
King Soopers Neighborhood Rewards
We have teamed with King Soopers and theire Neghborhood rewards program. The Program card costs nothing, but gives 5% of your purchases of groceries or gasoline is donated back to Shepherd of the Hills!
There is a sign-up sheet at the church entrance, or contact the church office for details.
Shepherd Events Timeline
Blessing of Our Comings & Goings - First Sunday after Labor Day: We renew our promise to help children growth in faith. The children are invited to join in our Faith Life.
The Blessing of the Animals - First Sunday in October
Consecration Sunday - mid October: We confirm our committment to our congregation and celebrate with a luncheon after worship.
Reformation Sunday - Last Sunday in October: Commemorates Martin Luther's Ninety-five Theses and the beginning of the Protestant Reformation.
This year, October 31st, 2017 marks the 500th Anniversary of Reformation.
There are events happening all over the country.
For more information, check out: ELCA 500
CIP Thanksgiving Basket Collection & Assembly - Mid-October through Sunday before Thanksgiving.
Wednesday Advent Soup Suppers: A potluck soup supper begins at 6:00pm, followed by special worship at 7:00pm.
Christmas Eve Candlelight Service: Join us for special music followed by Christmas Eve worship.
Wednesday Lenten Soup Suppers: A potluck soup supper followed by a special worship.
Maunday Thursday & Good Friday Services - Thursday and Friday before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunrise Service with Trinity Lutheran at Boulder Reservoir
Easter Sunday Service at Shepherd, followed by brunch and egg hunt
Hosting the Texas 4000 Cyclists - Late June: Shepherd provides meals and lodging for the cyclists.
Historic Ryssby Worship Service & Potluck Picnic - June: Hymn sing at 9:00am, followed by worship at 9:30am at the wonderful old Swedish Lutheran Ryssby church on 63rd St in Longmont. After worship we gather on the church grounds for a potluck picnic.
Oktoberfest in late September - Early October: An offsite event with food, beer and music. Lots of fun!