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: Joel 2:12-19
"Yet, even now, says the LORD, return to me with all your heart and with fasting, and with weeping, and with wailing..." (Joel 2:12)
In the Name of Jesus. Amen The Lord says, "Turn. Turn back. Return." Don't just come back with some of you, half-heartedly. Come back with all your heart. Repent, Lenten-style!
Fast. Weep. Mourn your sins. Don't just make a show of repentance. Tearing your garments or making some Old-Testament-style outward change will not work for God. He wants your ...