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A group from Valley Lutheran High School traveled to Sosua, Dominican Republic, during Easter Break to share Christ’s love with children there and in two neighboring villages.A total of 33 people were on the trip (24 students and nine adults and chaperones), which took the team to the nearby Monticillo and Redemption villages.  Spanish teacher Renee Brenner had been on four…
Valley Lutheran High School is hosting a special chapel service on Monday, April 23, at 10am, to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the day students, faculty, and staff moved into the McCarty Road location.The community is invited to take part as Pastor Gil McDonald, who served at Valley from 1978 to 1991, will offer the message for the service. McDonald…
Wednesday, 04 April 2018 16:50

Join Us for Our 2018 Summer Camps!

Valley Lutheran High School is once again offering a variety of week-long summer camp opportunities for students entering 4th - 9th grades this coming June.  From drama to football, soccer to French, there's something for everyone!  New this year is a 3D Printing Camp and a Spanish Camp!  The schedule, full camp flyer, and registration link are all located at www.vlhs.com/camps.…
Saturday, 31 March 2018 23:40

"I Have Seen the Lord!"

Mary Magdalene went to the disciples with the news: “I have seen the Lord!” And she told them that he had said these things to her. (John 20:18)The first person to see the risen Jesus on Easter morning was neither Peter, James nor John; in fact, it was none of the apostles. It was Mary Magdalene. A woman out of…
Apple Mountain’s Conference Center turned into Valley Lutheran’s personal cabana for the evening during the 15th annual Benefit Auction and Dinner on Saturday, February 24.The theme for the event was “Caribbean Nights,” and most of the 340 attendees dressed as if the thermometer read 80-90 degrees rather than the 30-degree temperatures outside.Alumni and staff, parents and grandparents of graduates and…
Brad, Mateo, and Ruby, participants in previous Valley Lutheran March for Life trips, know firsthand the amazing experiences that the March and pre-march Rally are. This year, faced with the possibility of not attending during their Senior year, they instead rallied themselves and stepped up to become the student leaders in planning and organizing this important D.C. trip. In the…
The Global Awareness Club at Valley Lutheran is having a fleece drive to make blankets this February.  The blankets will be distributed to foster children through Lutheran Child and Social Services and to Native Amaerican Alaskan children in Eek, Alaska.  If you would like to help with this ministry, we invite you to drop off 2 pieces of 1.5 yard…
Sunday, 18 February 2018 14:16

Annual Auction Coming Next Weekend!

Do you have your tickets yet??  Valley Lutheran High School's Benefit Dinner and Auction is right around the corner!  This year marks Valley's 40th anniversary as well as the 15th anniversary of the dinner and auction.  The 2018 theme is 'Caribbean Nights' and is planned for Saturday, February 24, 2018 at Apple Mountain Conference Center.  The support from the auction…
Valley Lutheran recently published a Special Edition of our Family & Friends Newsletter announcing the launch of the Growing Campaign.  Browse the digital version of this exciting publication!
Valley Lutheran High School has launched an exciting campaign to raise money for student aid, grow its endowment fund, and renovate and add to its existing building.  “We are about to take some steps that are going to place Valley Lutheran on a path for the next 40 years,” Executive Director Dr. John Brandt told attendees at the launch celebration Jan.…
On Monday, January 15 over 270 educators and leaders from 27 schools, early childhood centers, and other Lutheran organizations came together to worship, learn, and encourage as part of the seventh annual Lutheran Educator Conference.The day began with worship led by Pastor Erik Cloeter from Messiah Lutheran Church, Clio. His message centered on the important reminder that the influence of…
Martin Luther loved Christmas. He celebrated the birth of Jesus because he knew the salvation Jesus had already won for him on the cross.“This is a great miracle that the shepherds should have believed his message. They might easily have thought to themselves, ‘Are we shepherds worthy that the whole host of heaven should be marshaled for us and all…
Friday, 22 December 2017 17:28

VL Mourns Loss of Miss Bev Feldkamp

The Valley Lutheran family mourns the loss of Miss Bev Feldkamp who passed away early this morning, December 22, after a short battle with cancer.Miss Feldkamp began teaching Social Studies and Latin at Valley Lutheran in 1980 after graduating from Valparaiso University. Her high expectations for her students were paired with equally high expectations for herself, which were evident in…
More than 900 people filled The Temple Theatre for Valley Lutheran High School’s special Christmas worship concert on Sunday, December 10.The concert, normally held at a local Lutheran church, was moved this year because of Valley’s 40th anniversary.The Golden Voice choir and Symphonic Band performed, and Alumni who were active in the music department took part in a combined finale…
Over the past thirty-six years Valley has been able to help our community beyond our usual service projects by helping individual families at Christmas. We have collected over $60,000 and thousands of boxes of new and used clothing, toys and household goods to help over 190 families in the area to have a more enjoyable Christmas season.We have helped families…
Wednesday, 22 November 2017 15:35

Thankful for...Forgiveness

Brett and I had our eyes on the peanut butter cookies with Reeses Pieces as Family Group chapel began. "Thanksgiving" was the chapel theme and as we snacked each "family member" shared one thing for which they are thankful -sometimes sweet - my brothersometimes serious - the health of my familysometimes expected - 3 days off from schooland then Brett…
Wednesday, 15 November 2017 21:03

Spirit Wear Available!

Spirit Wear now available for purchase!  Head to https://valleylutheranapparel2017.itemorder.com/sale and order by Monday, November 27th.  Orders will arrive before Christmas so start your shopping today!
Valley Lutheran students once again spent part of their school day packing shoeboxes as a part of Operation Christmas Child. This ministry of Samaritan's Purse collects and distributes shoeboxes full of gifts to children in various countries around the globe.  Students filled over 200 boxes with school supplies, toys, and more and then prayed over their boxes before sending them…
Wednesday, 08 November 2017 14:04

New 'Family & Friends' Available

For all the latest alumni news, be sure to check out the latest Family & Friends publication here!  This edition is focused specifically on our ongoing 40th anniversary celebration, including articles about our opening celebration worship, Homecoming festivities, an interview with Valley founders, and interviews from couples who first met at VL!  If you are an alumni not currently receiving…
A number of Valley students took advantage of various STEM opportunities provided through Saginaw Valley State University last summer. How many names or faces of current Valley students can you spot in this Fall newsletter?  Thanks to SVSU for providing these enriching experiences to students in the Great Lakes Bay Region!
Thursday, 19 October 2017 20:35

Homecoming 2017 Recap

Valley Lutheran families and friends enjoyed a wonderful close to their Homecoming week on Friday, October 6.  The school day ended with a pep rally, complete with musical chairs, tug of war, and a dance competition.  Later in the afternoon the practice soccer fields filled as churches and groups set up their tents for the annual tailgate.  (Thanks to all…
Sunday, 01 October 2017 22:38

2017 Homecoming Court Announced

Congratulations to the members of the 2017 Valley Lutheran Homecoming Court!  Ladies (from left to right): Robin Rodriguez, Hope Strieter, Kailyn Lothian, Emily Becker, and Lauren Frank.  Gentlemen (from left to right): Benjamin Menapace, Matthew Jahnke, Bryce Howard, Luke Bushey, and Corbin Stefanski.  The court will be presented on Friday, October 6 during both the Homecoming Parade and at the…
Thursday, 28 September 2017 11:01

Fall 2017 Service Day

On Wednesday, September 27 Valley Lutheran students spreadout across the Great Lakes Bay Region serving various ministries and organizations as part of their bi-annual Service Day.  Groups spent time at Wellspring, Saginaw County Animal Care, Saginaw Rescue Mission, Bethlehem Lutheran School, Holy Cross Lutheran School, Bay City Recreation Area, Zilwaukee Elementary, Amazing Grace Animal Shelter, and more.  Thanks to mLive…
On Tuesday, October 24 the Valley Lutheran Foundation will host Sue Nunn presenting on the need for and guidelines for creating a contingency notebook.  A contingency notebook, or emergency file, is a one-stop location for all of the information a loved one would need to help take care of your affairs should you become incapacitated or die.  More information about…
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