Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

Preaching, Teaching, and Reaching in Jesus' Name

Pentecost 22

Worship with Holy Communion led by
Pastor Knight Wells

9 AM Sunday, November 10, 2019

First Reading: Job 19:23-27a
Psalm 17:1-9
Second Reading: 2 Thessalonians 2:1-5, 13-17
Gospel: Luke 20:27-38

NOVEMBER SCROLL NOW AVAILABLE

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

SUNDAY SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS

Please contact Jason Fisher before Sunday morning if you would like to make an announcement at the beginning of worship. (315) 277-3703 or

SERVING SCHEDULE

To see the serving schedule, go to: www.gslc-cu.org/serving-schedule. It is also available under the "Worship" menu on the top of the new gslc-cu.org website. Please contact Traci in the church office if you would like to assist. NOTE: We ask that if you realize you're going to be absent on a day you are scheduled to serve, that you please find your own replacement.

SUNDAY SERVERS NEEDED

Please consider serving as a greeter, usher, fellowship (coffee & donuts) server, communion assistant, nursery volunteer, or other serving capacity. Contact Traci in the church office for more information.

WELCA MEETING

TODAY, 5:15PM in the Choir Room

MEN'S BREAKFAST & BIBLE STUDY

Friday, November 8, 7:00AM at the Original Pancake House

SUNDAY FELLOWSHIP TIME UPDATE

We now have an electric kettle and tea bags for hot tea for our fellowship time after church service.

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

SUNDAY SCHOOL

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

ADULT FORUM

Adult Forum meets every Sunday, 10:30-11:30AM in the Choir Room. Erin Wilding-Martin and Amy Chamley will report back on Building an Inclusive Church Training, a training for Lutheran churches to help their faith community become more welcoming to people of all sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions. High school students are welcome to join us.
Next week: Pastor Wells shares experiences visiting orthodox churches in Eastern Europe.

HARRIET MOVIE

Savoy 16, THIS SUNDAY– Time TBD
All Middle & High School youth are invited to join Jason in a viewing of Harriet which highlights Tubman's escape from slavery. Jason will cover the cost of your ticket and snacks so be sure to bring a friend.

BELL CHOIR REHEARSAL

Every Wednesday, 6:00PM In the Sanctuary

CHOIR PRACTICE

Every Wednesday, 7:00PM In the Choir Room

WORLD KINDNESS DAY

Wednesday, November 13, 5:30PM
Market Place Mall Food Court

WELCA BOOK CLUB

Thursday, November 14, 9:30AM
Choir Room
The One-in-a-Million Boy, By Monica Wood

NOVEMBER INFORMAL DINNER MEETUP

Thursday, November 14, 5:30PM
El Toro on Neil Street, Champaign

AFTER SCHOOL YOUTH ACTIVITIES

Every Friday, 2:45-5:45PM for all middle and high school youth. Snacks, games and homework space. Hosted by Jason Fisher and Jenelle Keene. Invite your friends!

THE GIVING TREE

Outreach Committee is working with Lutheran Social Services of Illinois (LSSI), and the contact person for Men’s SAFE House. The staff at LSSI helps each foster child involved in their program to create a Christmas “wish list”. You will find name tags with gift information and instructions for an LSSI child, or Men’s SAFE House resident, on the Christmas giving tree in the narthex, THIS SUNDAY. Please help us provide them all a joyful Christmas! Gifts need to be returned to the church by December 1. Please contact Agatha Barnes (agathak6@gmail.com), or Patty Hart
(cookiedunker@comcast.net), with any additional questions.

SUNDAY SCHOOL SERVICE PROJECT

GSLC kids are donating their offerings to buy goats and chicks for a family in need through the ELCA Good Gifts program. Help us raise $60 by Thanksgiving!

THE GREAT COOKIE "CAPER"

In planning several of our events during November and December, we noticed we will be needing lots of cookies, in fact nearly 133 dozen. We’ve decided to consolidate the requests and call it the Great Cookie Caper! If you like baking, begin now! We’ll have sign-up sheets for each event. We will freeze any that are left over from one event and use them at the next.

GOOD SHEPHERD FOOD PANTRY ITEMS NEEDED

Toilet Paper
Box or Bag Cereal
Ketchup
Canned: Soups, Chili, Mixed Fruit, Peaches, Corn, Carrots

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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