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: Acts 11:27-12:5
Daily Lectionary: 1 Samuel 9:1-27; Acts 21:37-22:16
Then he killed James the brother of John with the sword. 3Â And because he saw that it pleased the Jews, he proceeded further to seize Peter also. Now it was during the Days of Unleavened Bread. (Acts 12:2-3)
In the Name + of Jesus. Amen. And so it goes. Peter is rounded up because Herod saw how glad people were when James died. Remember James? He was John's brother. They once asked if they could sit at Jesus' right and left ...