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.
Today's Reading: Matthew 27:57-66
Daily Lectionary: John 20:1-18
"Jesus said to her, 'Woman, why are you weeping? Whom are you seeking?'" (John 20:15a)
Alleluia! Jesus Christ is risen from the dead! He is risen indeed! Alleluia! In the Name of Jesus. Amen. Welcome to the new creation! Death is done. Satan is crushed under Jesus' nailed-scarred feet. No one ever needs to stay dead again.
Mary Magdalene didn't believe the Easter Gospel. It hadn't been delivered to her yet. She was still living in the universe where death never ever gives back our loved ...