Welcome to Divine Shepherd!

Divine Shepherd Lutheran Church is a small, friendly, family-oriented congregation located in the pleasant village of Bolingbrook in southwest suburban Chicago.

We invite you to join us and grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ with us. In Him we find the Way, the Truth, and the Life. In His Word and Sacraments we find forgiveness, life, and salvation. In His Church we find family, friends, and fellowship.

As Lutherans, we joyfully believe, teach, and confess the one true faith as it is revealed by the Triune God in the Holy Scriptures and faithfully confessed in the Book of Concord.  More...

Sunday Schedule:  Divine Service: 9:00 a.m. • Fellowship: 10:10 a.m. • Sunday School: 10:30 a.m. • Bible Class: 10:45 a.m.

Wednesdays in Advent and Lent:  Evening Prayer: 7:00 p.m.


The Fourth Sunday of Easter

Today's Reading: John 16:16-22

Daily Lectionary: Leviticus 8:1-13, 30-36; Luke 9:1-17

Truly, truly, I say to you, you will weep and lament, but the world will rejoice. You will be sorrowful, but your sorrow will turn into joy. (John 16:20)

In the Name + of Jesus. Amen. Jesus is what life is about. No Jesus? No life. No Good Friday? No Easter. If Good Friday, then Easter. Then on and on past your little death that you have already left behind at Calvary--the little death exchanged at Calvary for a birth. So you don't need ...


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Bible Class Exerpt The epistle of James offers a practical look at the Christian life, similar to the OT book of Proverbs. James writes to Christians who had been threatened, scattered, and persecuted because of their faith in Christ. Sound familiar? Join us this Sunday as we dive into this book, hear James’ words of comfort and encouragement, and grow in the grace and ...Continue Reading      
Preschool Openings!

Come and check out our Little Lambs Preschool. Miss Terri is happy to show you around, answer your questions, talk to you about tuition, and help you sign up. We have limited openings for two, three, four, or five days a week. Call 630-759-3995 today!