Church of the Good Shepherd
Sunday, April 26, 2015
Meeting you where you are on life's journey.
Every Wednesday During Lent
12:00 Noon Holy Eucharist
Lenten Spiritual Formation
Four Wednesday nights
March 4, 11, 18 & 25
Sign up on the bulletin board or by calling the church office.
Soup and Seminars
Dinner at 6:00 PM, Seminar from 6:30 – 7:30 PM.
For four (4) Wednesdays in Lent our topic of discussion will be Redemption in the Midst of Brokenness: Scripture, Family Systems Theory and You. The series will explore Scripture using the lens of Murray Bowen’s Family Systems Theory as a way to reflect on our own life experience and spiritual journeys. After enjoying a good soup or two we will be engaged in a presentation and discussion. Led by Pastor Alanna.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Boy Jesus Lost in the Temple: Exploring Self Differentiation
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Joseph and His Brothers: Influences of Sibling Position
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Disciples in Jerusalem: Family Systems & Anxiety
SATURDAY MARCH 14th AND MARCH 21st
9:00AM – 12:00 Noon
Sign up on the bulletin board or by calling the church office. Deepen your knowledge of your faith, religion and the Episcopal Church. There will be two sessions taught by Pastor Odie on Saturday March 22nd and 29th, from 9 am – 12 noon each day. The class is considered adequate preparation for anyone desiring to be confirmed or received in the Episcopal Church when the Bishop comes for Confirmation on June 8th.
Commit yourself to experiencing a meaningful Lent
by taking advantage of these programs and
worship services of our church.
A Lenten discipline of both self-sacrifice
and mindful action can help us
better understand and participate in
Christ’s death and resurrection.
March 29, 2015
8:00 am – Procession of Palms & Holy Eucharist
8 -11 a.m. Nursery Care
9:45 am – Procession of Palms & Holy Eucharist
11:30 am – Procession of Palms & Holy Eucharist
Wednesday of Holy Week
April 1, 2015
6:30 pm - Service of Tenebrae (held in the lounge)
April 2, 2015
6:00 pm - FOLK EUCHARIST AND LAMB SUPPER
The service concludes with a procession into the “Garden of Gethsemane” for the stripping of the Chancel and Altar. Tickets are available for the supper three weeks prior. The supper is free, there is only room for 150 people, you will need to make a reservation and have a ticket. Bring you Lenten offering envelopes as your offering for this service.
MUSICIANS/SINGERS - We are looking for voices and instruments (guitar, harmonica, flute, trumpet, violin, tambourine, etc.) to help lead this service. Contact Pastor Odie and come a little early!
VIGIL - 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
“Could you not watch with me one hour?”
Following the stripping of the altar the Church will be open until 10:00 pm for reflection and prayer. Call the office or sign up on the bulletin
board in the parish hall auditorium.
April 3, 2015
12:00 pm One hour Ecumenical Service featuring as guest preacher, The Rev. Rich Cullen from Main Street Methodist.
7:00 pm Solemn Liturgy for Good Friday with Holy Eucharist from the reserved Sacrament. This includes a dramatic sermon presentation by Pastor Odie of "What Jesus was thinking when he hung on the cross." Music with the Senior Choirs and Organ.
April 5, 2015
6:45 am – FESTIVAL HOLY EUCHARIST
8 -11 a.m. Nursery Care
8:15 am – CHILDREN’S SERVICE HOLY EUCHARIST
With Children’s Choir and Trumpets
9:45 am – FESTIVAL HOLY EUCHARIST
With Senior Choir
11:30 am – FESTIVAL HOLY EUCHARIST
7:00 am – Holy Eucharist and Imposition of Ashes, Breakfast to follow
12:00 pm – Holy Eucharist and Imposition of Ashes
6:45 pm – Holy Eucharist and Imposition of Ashes