Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

Preaching, Teaching, and Reaching in Jesus' Name

16th Sunday of Pentecost

Worship with Holy Communion led by
Pastor Knight Wells

9 AM Sunday September 29, 2019

First Reading: Amos 6:1a, 4-7
Psalm 146
Second Reading: 1 Timothy 6:6-19
Gospel: Luke 16:19-31

SEPTEMBER SCROLL NOW AVAILABLE

On our new website at: www.gslc-cu.org/scroll

SUNDAY SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS

Please contact Pastor Wells before Sunday morning if you would like to make an announcement at the beginning of worship. 309-531-8298 or pastor@gslc-cu.org

SERVING SCHEDULE

To see the serving schedule, go to: www.gslc-cu.org/serving-schedule. It is also available under the "God's Work, Our Hands" menu on the top of the new gslc-cu.org website. Please contact Traci in the church office if you would like to assist, or need to change where you appear on the schedule.

ANNA CIRCLE

Tuesday, October 2, 4:30PM In the Choir Room

BELL CHOIR REHEARSAL

Every Wednesday, 6:00PM In the Sanctuary

CHOIR PRACTICE

Every Wednesday, 7:00PM In the Choir Room

MEN'S BREAKFAST & BIBLE STUDY

Friday, September 27, 7:00AM at the Original Pancake House

AFTER SCHOOL YOUTH ACTIVITIES

Every Friday from 2:45-5:45PM at the church. Snacks, games, homework area. Middle School & High School kids, invite your friends!

FREEZER SPACE NEEDED!

To ensure a successful apple pie making session, WELCA is in desperate need of freezer space. Please contact Jodi Davis if you have a freezer that we can borrow from September 24-October 6. 217-840-5078 or jodidavisillini@yahoo.com

SUNDAY SCHOOL

Youth classes meet 10:15-11:15AM, starting with music in the larger classroom.

SUNDAY SCHOOL TEACHERS NEEDED

We need volunteers to teach PreK-2nd and 3rd-5th, assist with middle school, and lead music time. Materials and outlines are available to help you plan. Sign up for one week or more at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050c4aa5a72da6fd0-sunday

ADULT FORUM

Join us for Adult Forum! Adult Forum meets this Sunday 10:30-11:30AM in the Choir Room. Kara Greer will present on Worship 101: The Whats, Hows, and Whys of Lutheran worship. Next week: El Salvador from the View of a Seminary Student.

PREP FOR FALL FUN FEST

Saturday, September 28 from 10AM-Noon in the Fellowship Hall, come visit with friends and assemble the many gift baskets and items we will sell at the Fall Fun Fest.

Sunday, September 29 from 10:30-1:30PM in the church kitchen, join us for apple pie making. There will be many tasks to be done such as coring and cutting up apples, filling up the pie pans with the apple mixture and more.

NATIONAL TACO DAY

Friday October 4th, 6PM Maize at the Station, 100 N Chestnut St, Champaign, IL 61820
Middle & High School youth can come have dinner with Jason for National Taco Day.

PUMPKIN UNLOADING

Saturday, October 5th, 8-10 AM
High School Youth help unload over 1,000 pumpkins! Students can begin earning funds for their youth savings account.

PUMPKIN FUNDRAISER

Members of all ages are welcome to help sell pumpkins to support our youth trips, retreats, and service projects. All you have to do is sign up on the bulletin board at church for time slots that fit your schedule and the pumpkins sell themselves! You can also sign up online using this link. Contact Jason with any questions or ideas regarding this fundraiser.

FALL FUN FEST

Saturday, October 5, 11AM-3PM
Pumpkin decorating, games, apple pies and other baked goods along with gift baskets will be part of the activities that day!

BLESSING OF PETS

Sunday, October 6, 1:00PM
Bring your pet to church! Join us in celebrating his love for all God's Creatures by bringing your cat, dog, horse, hamster, or any other pet you own for a special blessing. If your pet does not play well with others, please use a carrier, leash or bring a picture of your pet!

PRISON MINISTRY CLOTHING NEEDS

The clothing closet inventory is getting low on the following donated items:
-Dress Pants and Blue Jeans (Blue Jeans seem to be preferred) Sizes: Waist 34-40
-Long and Short Sleeve Shirts Sizes: 3X and 4X
-Sweatshirts Sizes: Large to 4X
-Coats (Zip up jackets or winter coats, not dress coats) Sizes: Large to 4X

EMPTY TOMB CHRISTMAS GIVEAWAY

empty tomb, inc. Christmas Giveaway is in December and they need your help putting together donations. Volunteers are needed on Saturdays. Call Cindy at 217-356-2262 to set up a time to help.
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