Call Committee News and Invitation

The Call Committee recently met with Pastor Melanie Wallschlaeger for an orientation to the pastoral call process. You are invited to nominate candidates for the position of Redevelopment Pastor. To do so, please pick up a “Congregational Nomination for Call” form available in the Narthex. Forms can be turned in Read More

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Gifts for The Child – Thank You

Thank you to all who gave gifts of much-needed supplies to local babies and young children in need as part of our celebration of  Epiphany. Below are the numbers of supplies we were able to give to the YWCA’s Other Bank and Food Bank: Diapers or Training Pants – 2872 Read More

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Getting to know Good Shepherd

If you have been worshiping with us and you would like to learn more about Good Shepherd, if you might be interested in becoming a member, or if you have recently become a member of Good Shepherd, we invite you to consider attending our upcoming New Member Orientation. Our orientation Read More

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Are you a Bread Baker?

Shepherds’ Loaf:  In collaboration with our Good Shepherd Soup Sisters who are currently making and providing soups to members of the congregation and the community in times of need, we are looking for  people who have interest in and commitment to baking bread as a part of these assistance meals. Read More

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Our Toilet Paper Tower Challenge Returns

Once we turn to January 2019, we will be building our traditional Toilet Paper Pyramid for The Other Bank.  Last year we sent over 3000 rolls of toilet paper to The Other Bank.  I’ve asked Pastor Duane and/or Pastor Mike to invent a creative way to bless the TP before Read More

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Surprised by Joy! Christmas Eve Worship

Slow down … and be surprised by joy this Christmas Eve! We offer a Christmas experience filled with peace and love that will touch and open the hearts of everyone. Join us! Christmas Eve Family Service* 4:00 p.m. Participate in the traditions of Christmas carols, the Nativity story, Holy Communion, Read More

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Coming Together in Advent

Gathering as a people, we prepare to celebrate the birth of Jesus. In the weeks of Advent, the Christian people come together to practice waiting. It’s a busy time of year, so it may not seem necessary to add something else to our calendars. The waiting of Advent is, at Read More

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Come to the Yum!!

The Christmas Cookie Walk will be held on Sunday, December 16 after worship during the coffee fellowship hour in Crary Hall. If you are making Christmas cookies, please bake an extra batch for the Cookie Walk. Cookies are $5 a pound. Select your own variety of cookies, and weigh and Read More

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Give Alernative Giving a Try!

Did you know that the average American spends more than $700 on Christmas gifts each year? Are you looking for the perfect gift for someone special? Do you want to give a gift with meaning that makes an impact on this world and brings true joy? Consider giving an ELCA Read More

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Children and Youth Lead Worship

Once again, the Good Shepherd Children and Youth will lead worship on Sunday Morning, December 16 at 9:00 a.m. Join us for this beautiful Good Shepherd tradition! We will rehearse during the Education Hour on December 2 and  9. We will have a Saturday rehearsal followed by a birthday party Read More

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