Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church

Our mission is to invite all people to know Jesus, grow through the power of the Holy Spirit,
and go forward to serve all God's children.

Welcome to Shepherd of the Lakes

Worship Schedule

New Summer Worship Schedule

In the interest of accomodating peoples' busy summer lives, beginning June 4th and continuing through August 27th
Sunday Traditional Worship Service will begin at 8:00 am
Sunday Contemporary Worship Service will begin at 9:30 am
Saturday worship time will remain 5:00pm


8:00am - Traditional Service.
This familiar Sunday morning service includes gospel readings, traditional hymns and communion.

9:30am - Contemporary Service.
Similar in content to the traditional service but with a live band that encourages congregational singing of songs commonly heard on contemporary Christian radio.

Saturday Evening

5:00pm - Blended Service
Elements of both traditional and contemporary services.

2017 Vacation Bible School (VBS) - MAKER FUN FACTORY!

Save the dates for July 24th through 28th, 2017 9:00am to Noon. Everyone is welcome!

VBS is open to kids ages preschool (3 years) through those entering 6th grade.
The cost for attending VBS is $30 per child with a maximum of $90 per household.
Register your kids today or sign up to volunteer as a leader or helper.

Click the image for more information

Sunday School

Sunday's Cool is on Summer Vacation. It will start again the Sunday after Labor Day (9/10/2017)

When back in session we hold Sunday School for ages 3 to 6th Grade from 9:15am to 10:15am
Click on the Sunday's Cool image or click on the Ministries link at the top of the screen for more information.

Our Newsletter

Flocking to Shepherd is our email contact that is sent to all of our church members

If you do not currently receive this in your email and would like to be added to the list, please contact Amy Thomas, our church administrator
Amy can be reached at (847) 223-4111 or email her at

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