The Explore Class is designed for those who want to know more about Heart of the Shepherd and learn what our faith community believes and teaches.  It is open to all, and also serves as a path toward joining the mission of Heart of the Shepherd as a member.

EXPLORE LUNCH  |  March 5 |  12:00pm – 1:00pm

Get to know the church’s history, mission and values, and meet Pastor John in an informal environment while enjoying lunch.  Learn more about the Explore Class we offer and whether it’s for you.  Feel free to ask questions about the church. The lunch is provided at no cost to you.

EXPLORE CLASS  |  Sundays  |  9:15am – 10:15am

Week 1              The Heart of the Gospel Why we exist
March 12           Introductions, the Good News, and the Mission of the Church

Week 2               The Heart of GodWho we worship
March 19           The Trinity, the Apostles’ Creed, and God's Law

Week 3               The Heart of FaithHow we are saved
March 26           Grace Alone, Faith Alone, and Scripture Alone

Week 4               The Heart of WorshipHow we worship
April 2               The Role of Worship, Confession, Baptism, and Communion

Week 5               Connect to the Mission
April 9                Learn about the different Ministry Teams and small groups of Heart of the Shepherd and discover where God might be leading you to plug in.

NEW MEMBER WELCOME  |  APRIL 30 |  10:30am

If you desire to join us in the mission at Heart of the Shepherd, we will formally welcome you as a member during Sunday worship, lifting you up in prayer as part of the family of God.

If you are interested in our Explore Class, contact  Pastor John Hile at