Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church is a proud congregation member of the North American Lutheran Church and Augsburg Lutheran Churches.

We welcome all who wish to worship. 

Communion is open and is available at all services.

Our worship services are currently Sunday mornings at 9:00 AM and Wednesday evenings at 6:00 PM.  We are live streaming the Sunday morning service on YouTube.  We are also recording the service for viewing at a later date for your convenience. Please use the YouTube icon on this page to take you to our YouTube channel.

While wearing a mask is not required, you are welcome to do so.  We provide basic masks if you are in need of one.

If you are experiencing any cold or flu-like symptoms, please do not attend worship until your symptoms are gone, and you are confident you are no longer contagious.

Please join us for coffee and fellowship after the Sunday service.  The second Sunday of each month brunch is served.  Also check out our calendar for upcoming services and events.


We look forward to seeing you!


We also have a message for a couple of very special people.  Brian and Julie have once again donated all of the candy passed out at the 4th of July parade in Sayner this past Thursday by Pastor Bill and his helpers.  Thank you once again for your generosity.



Proverbs 22:29
Seest thou a man diligent in his business? he shall stand before kings; He shall not stand before mean men.

Proverbs Chapter 15 - American Standard Version

A soft answer turneth away wrath; But a grievous word stirreth up anger.
The tongue of the wise uttereth knowledge aright; But the mouth of fools poureth out folly.
The eyes of Jehovah are in every place, Keeping watch upon the evil and the good.
A gentle tongue is a tree of life; But perverseness therein is a breaking of the spirit.
A fool despiseth his father`s correction; But he that regardeth reproof getteth prudence.
In the house of the righteous is much treasure; But in the revenues of the wicked is trouble.
The lips of the wise disperse knowledge; But the heart of the foolish [doeth] not so.
The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to Jehovah; But the prayer of the upright is his delight.
The way of the wicked is an abomination to Jehovah; But he loveth him that followeth after righteousness.
There is grievous correction for him that forsaketh the way; [And] he that hateth reproof shall die.
Sheol and Abaddon are before Jehovah: How much more then the hearts of the children of men!
A scoffer loveth not to be reproved; He will not go unto the wise.
A glad heart maketh a cheerful countenance; But by sorrow of heart the spirit is broken.
The heart of him that hath understanding seeketh knowledge; But the mouth of fools feedeth on folly.
All the days of the afflicted are evil; But he that is of a cheerful heart [hath] a continual feast.
Better is little, with the fear of Jehovah, Than great treasure and trouble therewith.
Better is a dinner of herbs, where love is, Than a stalled ox and hatred therewith.
A wrathful man stirreth up contention; But he that is slow to anger appeaseth strife.
The way of the sluggard is as a hedge of thorns; But the path of the upright is made a highway.
A wise son maketh a glad father; But a foolish man despiseth his mother.
Folly is joy to him that is void of wisdom; But a man of understanding maketh straight his going.
Where there is no counsel, purposes are disappointed; But in the multitude of counsellors they are established.
A man hath joy in the answer of his mouth; And a word in due season, how good is it!
To the wise the way of life [goeth] upward, That he may depart from Sheol beneath.
Jehovah will root up the house of the proud; But he will establish the border of the widow.
Evil devices are an abomination to Jehovah; But pleasant words [are] pure.
He that is greedy of gain troubleth his own house; But he that hateth bribes shall live.
The heart of the righteous studieth to answer; But the mouth of the wicked poureth out evil things.
Jehovah is far from the wicked; But he heareth the prayer of the righteous.
The light of the eyes rejoiceth the heart; [And] good tidings make the bones fat.
The ear that hearkeneth to the reproof of life Shall abide among the wise.
He that refuseth correction despiseth his own soul; But he that hearkeneth to reproof getteth understanding.
The fear of Jehovah is the instruction of wisdom; And before honor [goeth] humility.


Pastor Office Hours

Monday - Off

Tuesdays - As needed

Wednesdays - 9 AM to Noon and 3 - 5 pm

Thursday - 9 am - 1 pm

Fridays - 9 am - 1 pm

Saturday - As needed

Sunday - Worship



If you are looking for a calendar of events at Shepherd, please go into the latest newsletter, you will find two months' worth of calendars in each newsletter ...the current month and the upcoming month!  You will also find all kinds of information regarding upcoming events within the newsletter.  Enjoy....

Daily Golden Verse

Psalms 119:105
Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, And light unto my path.

Mission Statement

Empowered by the Holy Spirit and rooted in the Good News of Jesus Christ, we are a loving community that follows Jesus and seeks to hear the Word of God and practice it in our daily lives.