Ram's Horn
April 20, 2018

Kids Singing in Church this Sunday
Preschool thru fourth grade will be singing Sunday, April 22, at the 10:45 am contemporary service. 
Volunteer Lunch
Thanks for volunteering and giving Shepherd of the Hills the most precious thing you will ever own - your time and talent.
 
Please join us as we celebrate You - our Volunteers!
 
Place: Shepherd of the Hills Parish Hall
Date: Thursday, April 26, 2018
Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
 
RSVP to the Office,  303.798.0711
 
"We give thanks to God always for you."
1 Thessalonians 1:2
Giant Game Night!
April 27, from 5:30-7:30 pm
There will be Life-sized Candy Land Game, Life-sized Pac-Man, Giant Jenga, Kerplunk, Chess, Yahtzee. Games are free. "Tacos-in-a-Bag" and other snacks will be available at a reasonable cost. Our Shepherd High School Students will be providing the food and helping lead the giant games.
 
Food proceeds will help support our youth who want to attend next year's National Youth Gathering. In addition, we will have a special Donation Board where you can show your support.
Street Smarts at The Streets of SouthGlenn
This year's deadline is 12 days away!
Help Shepherd when you shop at The Streets of SouthGlenn to receive a prize of $250-$2500! Simply shop and submit receipts from purchases made between August 15 and April 30 of each school year. Either drop your receipts off at Guest Services (by the parking structure) or the box in Shepherd's entry area near the office. Questions? Contact Audrey Monson, 303-798-0711 ext. 383 or AMonson@sothfamily.org.

It's not too late to submit receipts dated back to August 15, 2017!
Teacher Appreciation Sunday
Let's celebrate all Shepherd of the Hills teachers on Sunday, May 6, at the 8:00 am service, in church, and at the 10:45 am worship service, in the gym! Following the 8:00 am service will be a cake reception in the Gym.  

Click HERE to read more details. 
Summer Camp
It seems too soon but it will be here before we realize it! There's still space but don't wait too long! Click HERE to sign up!




Summer Camp Parent Meeting!
There is a parent meeting on  MONDAY, APRIL 30 at 6:00 pm in the BASE CAMP room.  Please plan on attending to get important information regarding the Toddlers, Preschoolers, and School aged programs.  RSVP to Michele, MTinsman@sothfamily.org. 

Blessings,
Michele D. Tinsman
Spring Musical
Shepherd of the Hills  Middle School
presents Alice in Wonderland
 
May 18, 2018 6:30 pm

Music and Lyrics by:
Sammy Fain & Bob Hilliard, Oliver Wallace & Cy Coban
Allie Wrubel & Ray Gilbert, Mack David, Al Hoffman & Jerry Livingston

Music Adapted and Arranged and Additional Lyrics by:
Bryan Louselle

Book Adapted and Additional Lyrics by:
David Simpatico
 
Based on the 1951 Disney Alice in Wonderland
And the novels The Adventures of Alice in Wonderland and
Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll
Alice in Wonderland JR. is presented through special arrangement with and all authorized performance materials are supplied by Music Theatre International, 421 West 54th Street, New York, NY 10019
Script, music and all other material Copyright 2006 Disney Enterprises, Inc.
Alice in Wonderland and Alice in Wonderland JR. are trademarks of
Disney Enterprises, Inc.
Are These On Your Calendar?
The end of the school year is fast approaching. Below are events you may want to put on your calendar. 

May 4 - Kindergarten & ELC Field day
May 4 - Kindergarten - 8th Grade school dismissed at 1:00 pm
May 10 - Science Fair
May 11 - 1st-8th Grade Field Day
May 14 - Moms and Muffins
May 18 - Alice in Wonderland Musical
May 22 - ELC Closing Service
May 24 - 8th Grade Graduation
May 25 - Last day of school
Piano in the Summer
Did you know that individual piano lessons are offered at Shepherd during the school day AND throughout the SUMMER?!?   Summer can be a great time for piano lessons!  For information regarding summer lessons or school time lessons, contact Nancy.Duensing@gmail.com or pick up a brochure in the school office. New research is proving that there is no other activity that stimulates as much of the brain simultaneously as reading music! Take advantage of what piano lessons can do for your child academically, emotionally, artistically and creatively!  
Jack's Corner
QUESTION:  We have never had much trouble with our 12-year-old son.  He is always obedient and really wants to please.  Until now, I have been happy we don't have to discipline him much, but I have this nagging feeling his father and I are missing something.  Any thoughts?
 
ANSWER:  I place high value on a mother's intuition, and I believe you very well may have "missed something". 
            Usually parents are thrilled with a compliant child. It seems too good to be true.  While other parents...
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