Daily Devotions – Prepare my way

Click this link to hear an audio version of the below text narrated by SOTH member Jerry Rhinehart: Matthew 3 NIV John the Baptist Prepares the Way 3 In those days John the Baptist came, preaching in the wilderness of Judea 2 and saying, “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near.” 3 This is he who was spoken of through the prophet Isaiah: “A voice of one calling in the wilderness, ‘Prepare the way for the Lord, make…

Video of My Recent Ethiopia Trip

Here is the official video of the  Augustana District Ethiopia Trip. It was a wonderful experience, where we began a partnership with Tabor Lutheran in Hawassa Ethiopia, to help them with their outreach to the Moslem Arsi region. Keep praying for this work! Pastor Jay

Video of Evilyn Pinnow at Operation Christmas Child

We are still vibrating with joy, after 154 volunteers gathered at Shepherd of the Hills on November 3rd, and packed 1001 Christmas boxes for Operation Christmas Child. One of the highlights was our guest speaker, 13 year old Evilyn Pinnow, from Fort Atkinson. Last year, she had the honor of packing and delivering OCC’s 100 millionth gift box. Evilyn wowed us with her testimony — watch it here:. Again, thanks to everyone who helped to bless so many children, and…