Events & Newsletters

  • Hangar BBQ

    Saturday, September 23 | 6:30-10pm

    Come and enjoy our Shepherd Praise Band, "Infinite Grace" and fellowship in this evening packed with fun for everyone high school ages and above. Hosted by Ben Barstad/George Rosel and BBQ by Kevin & Paula Feit. You won't want to miss the energy of airplanes in flight on the runway of Centennial Airport along with a panoramic view of the God!

    $15/plate for BBQ (includes lemonade) to be paid at the door. Cash only.

    You are welcome to bring your own beverage of choice but they must be age appropriate! Must RSVP to Connie Rosel at 720-324-9270.

    Parking: Park in the parking lot just west of the control tower of Centennial airport and you will be transported through the airport gate to the hangar. Please be in the west parking lot between 6 - 6:25pm. Transportation will run until 6:30pm and again after sunset. Centennial Airport 7565 S. Peoria St. Englewood, CO 80112

  • SOAR Fall Seminar

    Saturday, September 23

    Sponsored by the Rocky Mountain District SOAR Adult Ministry Committee

    THEME: “A Mighty Fortress”

    God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble – Psalm 46:1

    WHEN: Saturday, September 23, 2023
    WHERE: Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 2100 Wadsworth Blvd., Lakewood, CO 80214
    COST: $30.00 per person, which includes program costs, continental breakfast, lunch, and coffee!

    A one day seminar sponsored by the SOAR Committee of the Rocky Mountain District/LCMS will be held at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 2100 Wadsworth Blvd., Lakewood, CO 80214 on Saturday, September 23, 2023. Registration and continental breakfast are at 8:45 am, and the first of the presenters will begin at 9:30 am. The full agenda is listed below.

    Your registration fee of only $30/person covers continental breakfast, lunch, coffee breaks, and costs for the speakers and facility.

    Last year over 100 members registered, and many offered favorable comments about the program, stating that the topics of the presenters were extremely interesting and educational. We encourage you to invite and bring other Christian friends. Register a friend (or couple) who has not previously attended a SOAR event at one-half cost!


  • Lutheran Women's Missionary League

    Saturday, September 30 | 9am-2pm

    Ascension Lutheran Ladies Guild invites you to the Lutheran Women's Missionary League South Central Zone Fall Rally "In His Hands," held September 30, 9am-2pm, at Ascension Lutheran Church, 1701 W. Caley Ave., Littleton.

          Cost: $5

          Light breakfast and lunch provided

          Childcare provided; please send lunch with them

          Ingathering: bring warm coats to donate to Orphan Grain Train

          Event includes: election of officers; Bible Study by Pastor Larson, guest speakers from Orphan Grain Train, assembly of Hygiene Kits (items provided)

    Bring: a Bible, a Friend, your Mites! RSVP: Linda Achziger at

  • Adult Confirmation

    Sunday, September 17 | 6-7:30pm

    You can still join our adult confirmation class! We meet in the office conference room and you are still welcome to join the class. Class begins at 6pm and is completed by 7:30pm. If you would like to take the course as a refresher in Lutheran theology you are welcome and encouraged to join the class. If you have any questions please contact Pastor Zillinger at or Pastor Stoltenow at

  • Breakfast with Baby

    Saturday, October 14 | 8:30-10am

    Breakfast with Baby is a program that serves families with infants up to 2 years of age or women who are at least 7 months pregnant. On the 2nd Saturday each month these families are invited to come for breakfast & a message from Pastor which is also translated into Spanish. The families can then shop for diapers, wipes, clothing from NewBorn up to Size 4, & other donated children’s items. 

    At the September 9 event, 60 people from 23 families were served. Looking ahead to the October 14 event, donations of Size 3 & 5 diapers would be helpful. Please note, we are unable to accept car seats & furniture. Thank you!

  • Fall Fest

    Saturday, October 28 | 3-5pm

    Jesus Brings S’more JOY! Come to Shepherd's Fall Fest where Jesus Brings S'more Joy! Games, bounce houses, snacks, and costume contests will fill our Gym with fun for all ages. Join us Saturday, October 28, from 3-5pm. You find more details on our Fall Fest page!

Missionary Monthly News

Check out the updates from our Missionaries throughout the world. Pray for all missionaries, that the Holy Spirit will open the hearts of the peoples throughout the world to know and hear the love of Jesus and the path to eternal life.  Also pray for the health and safety of all missionaries and their families. To read more about our missionaries, please click here.

Communications and Facilities Requests

Have an event you'd like to have at Shepherd, such as a party, committee meeting, basketball pick-up game, etc.? We now have an easier way to do a Facilities Request: an on-line format! This form is also for events you'd like advertised, such as Dads and Donuts, a Missions Food Drive, the Church Picnic, etc. Using this link helps both you and the Shepherd office cover all avenues of readiness and promotion for a successful event!

Please click HERE to use this form.