Welcome to Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church

Welcome in the peace and promise of Jesus Christ to the website of Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Montpelier, Vermont! We are pleased that you are visiting and hope that you will learn about us and our very warm and friendly church.

We are a congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and serve the central Vermont area. We have folks from Lutheran backgrounds, as well as many members who come from other church backgrounds or no church background at all. Everyone is welcome at Shepherd of the Hills!

Enjoy your virtual visit to the church and let us know if you need further assistance at montpelierlutheran@gmail.com.

We are delighted to have you visit our website and look forward to welcoming you to worship on a Sunday morning at 9:30 a.m. You will be glad you came!

Advent and Christmas at Shepherd of the Hills:

November 27 (Advent I) - 9:30 am
Worship with Holy Communion, led by Reverend Rick Neu

December 4 (Advent II) - 9:30 am
Worship with Holy Communion, led by Reverend Michael Thomas

December 11 (Advent III) - 9:30 am
Worship with Theresa Lever and Wayne Whitelock. Following the service this morning, we will have a Fellowship Potluck and decorate the Church and tree for Christmas.

December 18 (Advent IV) - 9:30 am
Worship this morning, led by Rev. Rick Neu, will take the form of our traditional Service of Lessons and Carols for Advent, with Holy Communion and the Blessing of the Christmas Tree.

December 24 (Christmas Eve) - 5:00 pm
Led by Rev. Rick Neu, we join in singing our favorite carols, celebrating the birth of our Savior, as recorded in Luke 2, and rejoicing with Holy Communion.

December 25 (Christmas Day) - 9:30 am
Worship this morning will be led by Rev. Rick Neu.

"Is anyone among you in trouble? Let them pray. Is anyone happy? Let them sing songs of praise." ~James 5:13