Uncategorized

Re-Opening Task Force Survey

Dear Friends, 

In his letter of May 13, 2020, Bishop Roth states:   “We will be renewing gathered worship, because simply reproducing the past is not an option.”  Our Re-Opening Task Force has been working diligently to understand the ever-changing guidelines on the safest ways for us to re-open our building and renew gathered worship.  

As we consider a variety of options we’d like to know your thoughts.  Please click here to complete a short survey about worship preferences.  If you have additional questions or concerns, please feel free to contact any member of the Task Force, or amy.chamley@gmail.com.

Many, many thanks to the members of our Re-Opening Task Force for their very important work:

Jim Hack, Nancy McCowen, John Hart, Marla Todd, Jenelle Keene, Greg Fisher, Mike Massey, Sam Fisher, Dan Corkery, Sandy Reifsteck and Ron Meyer.

Wash your hands, wear a mask, and keep praying!

Amy

Uncategorized

This Week at Good Shepherd

5/10/20 – Facebook, 9am Celebrate the 5th Sunday of Easter. Meet us at Facebook at 9:00 for a live greeting, then gather with us at YouTube for worship with Reverend Elyse Nelson-Winger preaching. Printable worship bulletin. Link to worship service.

5/10/20ZOOM, 10:30 am Study the Book of Acts with Good Shepherd through May. Jason will lead us in a weekly discussion. You’ll find our reading schedule, videos and meeting link here.

5/13/20 – Facebook, 6:15 pm Join Jason for a Wednesday video devotion and discussion.

We’re Online Together! While our building may be closed, our church is open – we can still be church, even if we’re not together.  Click here to find our Online Together page with worship, prayer and devotion resources.

Almighty and eternal God, the strength of those who believe and the hope of those who doubt, may we, who have not seen, have faith in you and receive the fullness of Christ’s blessing, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.  Amen. 

Uncategorized

This Week at Good Shepherd

5/3/20 – Facebook, 9am Celebrate the 4th Sunday of Easter. Meet us at Facebook at 9:00 for a live greeting, then gather with us at YouTube for worship with Marilyn Dudley, SAM preaching. Printable worship bulletin. Link to worship service.

5/6/20 – Facebook, 6:15 pm Join Jason for a Wednesday video devotion and discussion.

We’re Online Together! While our building may be closed, our church is open – we can still be church, even if we’re not together.  Click here to find our Online Together page with worship, prayer and devotion resources.

Almighty and eternal God, the strength of those who believe and the hope of those who doubt, may we, who have not seen, have faith in you and receive the fullness of Christ’s blessing, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.  Amen. 

Uncategorized

Week of 4/26 at Good Shepherd

4/26/20 – Facebook, 9am Celebrate the 3rd Sunday of Easter. Meet Jason at Facebook at 9:00 for a live greeting, then gather with us at YouTube for worship with Reverend Elyse Nelson-Winger preaching. Printable worship bulletin. Link to worship service

4/29/20 – Facebook, 6:15 pm Join Jason for a Wednesday video devotion and discussion.

We’re Online Together! While our building may be closed, our church is open – we can still be church, even if we’re not together.  Click here to find our Online Together page with worship, prayer and devotion resources.

God of peace, give us eyes to see the Good News around us, and give us grace to bear the bad news.  Breathe your living Spirit on us, and raise us up to proclaim your peace and hope to a weary world. We pray these things in the name of your risen Son, Jesus Christ.   Amen.

Uncategorized

This Week at Good Shepherd

4/19/20 Facebook, 9am Celebrate the 2nd Sunday of Easter. Meet Jason at Facebook at 9:00 for a live greeting, then gather with us at YouTube for worship with Reverend Elyse Nelson-Winger preaching. Printable worship bulletin.

4/22/20 – Facebook, 6:15 pm Join Jason for a Wednesday video devotion and discussion..

We’re Online Together! While our building may be closed, our church is open – we can still be church, even if we’re not together.  Click here to find our Online Together page with worship, prayer and devotion resources.

God of peace, give us eyes to see the Good News around us, and give us grace to bear the bad news.  Breathe your living Spirit on us, and raise us up to proclaim your peace and hope to a weary world. We pray these things in the name of your risen Son, Jesus Christ.   Amen.

Uncategorized

Easter at Good Shepherd

4/12/20 Facebook, 9am Celebrate the resurrection of Christ with your Good Shepherd Family! We’ve prepared a service of readings, prayers, songs (and chickens!) featuring many, many familiar faces! Meet Jason at Facebook at 9:00 for a live greeting, then gather with us at YouTube for this very special Easter worship service. Printable worship bulletin.

You can find our Maundy Thursday service here. And our Good Friday service is here.

We’re Online Together! While our building may be closed, our church is open – we can still be church, even if we’re not together.  Click here to find our Online Together page with worship, prayer and devotion resources.

In you, Father all-mighty, we have our preservation and our bliss. In you, Christ we have our restoring and our saving. You are our mother, brother, and savior. In you, our Lord the Holy Spirit, is marvelous and plenteous grace. You are our clothing; for love you wrap us and embrace us. You are our maker, our lover, and our keeper. Teach us to believe that by your grace all shall be well, and all shall be well, and all manner of things shall be well. Amen.