Member of the ELCA

A Stephen Ministry Congregation

  Special weekly classes and monthly programs are held at Shepherd of the Desert,

both in the morning and evening. If you have any questions on their content, please feel free to call our church office.

    Wondering what's going on here at Shepherd this month? Check out a short synopsis below. 

    For more information, click on the Bulletin and Newsletter tabs to the left.

5:30PM Supper   -   6:30PM Bible Study


WOW and Bible Adventures will resume 

March 13,20,27, April 3,10 - Morning Midweek Lenten Worship -

5:30 pm Soup Supper

December 19 Midweek Advent - “The Posada”

Supper & Pinata to follow at 6:30pm

We invite the greater community as we celebrate the

journey of Joseph and Mary to Bethlehem with our

Brothers and Sisters from Pan de Vida






Founder’s Room

Classes begin at 10:30 am & 6:30 pm

                Thursday, December   06        The Gospels


                Thursday, December   13        The Gospels      


                Thursday, December   20        The Gospels


                Thursday, December   27        NO CLASSES





 7:30 am-10 am

Take a break and have breakfast with us

on the last Saturday of the month

for free pancakes, sausages, coffee and juice.


All are welcome.

Call the church office if you’d like to help.


Are you a Sunday Worshipper?

A Saturday Worshipper?

Need a night off from cooking or washing dishes?


The first Saturday of every month

at Shepherd of the Desert we enjoy a tasty meal

made by one of our wonderful cook teams.


Everyone is invited to join in.


This is a great opportunity to meet new comers to the church, catch-up with those you haven’t spoke to in a while, or that you may not know because you attend church on the opposite day. So don’t be shy.


The next opportunity will be

Saturday, January 5, 2019

at 5:30 pm.




Gather Magazine Bible Study

1st Wednesday of every month 1:30 pm

In the Conference Room


All Ladies of Shepherd of the Desert are invited to our monthly Gather Magazine Bible Study. This is a great opportunity to studying God’s promises with fellow women believers. This magazine is full of excellent topics relative to our faith. Won’t you join us?

Call to subscribe to the GATHER Magazine

1-844-409-0576 or visit their website online:





This Month and

Every Month


 Tremble Clefs

Singing has been shown to help those afflicted with Parkinson's Disease. This choral group meets every Wednesday at10:00 a.m. and performs for group homes, etc., during the year.  Contact the church office for more information.


                                      AA Meeting


If you or a loved one is in need of their services, AA holds a weekly meeting, Saturdays at 2 pm. Contact Gene at 623-572-5332 for more information.