Shepherd of the Hills welcomes people of all backgrounds
to meet, learn, share and celebrate the teachings of Jesus Christ.

Welcome to Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church.
A vibrant faith community of Northwest New Jersey.
A congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.

Thanks for visiting our internet home. We pray that you are enriched and encouraged to join us in worship, fellowship, and service to God’s people
in New Jersey or wherever you may be.

In church and Live Streamed worship

See the News link at the bottom of this page for the latest information.

The Church is now open to outside groups.  Please call the church office to reserve space for your group!

 Sunday Worship 9 AM is Live Streamed on YouTube  


(As per decision of Church Council on 3/1/2022. See article in the News section)

This week’s worship bulletin

05152022 Fifth Sunday of Easter


Click  SS registration 2021-22   to register your child.

Worship Schedule

9 AM – Worship of Word and Sacrament

Download Servant Schedule (PDF)

Download Servant Schedule (XLSX)

Christian Education September through May:
Confirmation for students 6 through 8th grade- Thursdays from 6-7:30 p.m.
Sunday School for ages 4  to 5th grade – Sundays during service from 9:15 – 10 a.m. starting Sept. 12, 2021 (Masks required)
Communion Preparation in Spring

Adult Christian Education Year-Round:
Brown Bag Bible Study – Wednesdays at 12 PM via Zoom (see calendar for exact dates and time)

New member orientations are scheduled for May 2, 9, and 16, 2022.  All are welcome. Please contact the church office for further information.

Come Visit!:
We are located at 246 Woodport Rd, Sparta, NJ 07871.

Come and see.  God is always making us new to serve as God’s hand and feet for this world.