Finding Forward

Back in January, I was one of close to a thousand faith formation leaders from across the ELCA to gather in Houston, TX for the annual Extravaganza conference. While we did talk about the upcoming Youth Gathering, our actual focus was around the theme Finding Forward. We spent four days Read More

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Practicing Lent at Home

from Allison Pate, Faith Formation & Service Director As Christians, we know and observe the season of Lent as a time of preparation for personal and collective transformation. Having nurtured ourselves through Advent, Christmas and Epiphany, Lent becomes the time to look truthfully at ourselves and make changes. At Good Read More

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A Lenten Journey with Art & Psalms

Enhance your Lenten journey in a new and meaningful way. During this season of Lent, gather and engage in the Psalms and scripture through prayer, meditation and art. This 5-week course will be held during the education hour between Sunday services and give participants the opportunity to engage their senses Read More

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Knowing the Relational God

by Kai Abrahamson, Emerging Ministries  & Service Director from The Sunday Page, January 28, 2018 ‘Go out at once into the streets and lanes of the town and bring in the poor, the crippled, the blind, and the lame.’ 22 And the slave said, ‘Sir, what you ordered has been done, and there Read More

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Meaningful Movies Return

Join us Thursday, February 8 at 6:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary as our Meaningful Movies series continues. This time we will be watching the film, From the Ashes, a compelling look at the lives and issues behind the “war on coal,” directed by Michael Bonfiglio. Former U. S. Secretary of Read More

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Let’s Support Sidewalk

Join us Wednesday, February 7 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary as we host an evening of music and hors d’oeuvres in support of the work of SideWalk. We will talk about their programs and ongoing needs and plans for the future.  This is open to the public Read More

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Wine with Wallschlaeger

Friday, February 2 at 5:30. You are invited by the Good Shepherd Strategic Planning Task Forece to a special Theology Uncorked hosted by John Masterson. Melanie Wallschaeger will be our special guest. We’ll discuss: Why we are implementing an intentional plan for Good Shepherd’s long-term future What’s the larger context Read More

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Preschool Information Night

Good Shepherd Christian Preschool is hosting a Preschool Information Night for parents of children between the ages of 2-5 years old on Thursday, February 15 at 7:00 p.m. in the Preschool Room.  It will be a time for parents to meet several staff members, tour the Preschool Room, ask questions Read More

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Pancake Races and Jazz

February 13, 6 p.m., Gathering Place The Houston-bound youth and their families invite you to celebrate Mardi Gras at Good Shepherd. Feast on pancakes and our famous pancake topping bar. Take pictures in the photo booth. Enjoy live music by the South Sound Dixie Land Jazz Band. Join in the Read More

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What’s a Valentine Blitz??

The Care Team, Women’s Group and the Youth Group are joining forces to host the fourth annual Valentine Blitz! We’ll be decorating cards and cookies for the sick, elderly, shut-ins, and anyone else who could use an extra dose of love! This is a great opportunity for helpers of all Read More

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