Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church is available for community and family events to both members and non-members. We also have designated tables and chairs that can be rented as well. The full rental policy can be found at the right side of the screen by clicking on the PDF icon. Any event application must be signed and submitted to the Church Office Secretary. No reservation of dates is secure without payment (if required by policy) and no use of equipment or building space will be allowed without deposit or payment (if required by policy).
Above: Entrance/Narthex that was constructed new when the churches physically combined.
Above: Full basement kitchen under the Rolling Forks section of Church.
Above: Gathering hall in basement of Rolling Forks section of church.
Right: Basement of Swift Falls portion of church used for Sunday School.
Left: Chapel area of the Swift Falls section of the church used for meetings, offices and library.
Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church has three cemeteries, the Swift Falls Cemetery located across Swift County Road 26 adjacent to the Swift Falls County Park, Rolling Forks Cemetery located 2.5 miles north of Swift Falls on the west side of Pope County Road 19 and St. Pauli Cemetery located 2.5 miles south of Swift Falls on Swift County Road 31.
CEMETERY FEES (effective December 1, 2023)
Member grave space (includes placement of one marker): $500
Non-member grave space (includes placement of one marker): $1,500
Cremation urn on top of existing grave (member): $300
Cremation urn on top of existing grave (non-member): $600
Second marker on plot (member): $300
Second marker on plot (non-member): $600
Maximum of two memorial markers/stones on a plot. Second must be a foot stone
level with ground.
*SOTH policy does not allow members to purchase for non-members
Rolling Forks Cemetery Contact: Brian Jergenson, 320-634-4424
St. Pauli Cemetery Contact: Chris Larson, 320-808-3779
Swift Falls Cemetery Contact: Paul Amlie 320-815-5244