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The Shepherd of the Lakes Congregation now meets in the Adventist Church on Richwood Road on Sunday mornings. A few core people started a Bible study and eventually formed the church. They became an official member of the Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ affiliation in January. Submitted Photo

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It started out as a Bible study group and it's turned into a new church with a growing congregation.

"It was a Bible study that wanted to have a time of fellowship and Bible study," Pastor Jim Osvold said.


A couple years ago, they started to meet on a regular basis, and about a year later officially formed Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church in Detroit Lakes.

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