Church of the Good Shepherd
Monday, May 02, 2016
Meeting you where you are on life's journey.
  

Maundy Thursday

March 24, 2016

 
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 for this service are available at no charge, seating limited to 150. Bring your Lenten offering envelopes as your offering for this service.
 
 
VIGIL - 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
             “Could you not watch with me one hour?”
              Following the stripping of the altar the Church will be open until 9:30 pm for reflection and prayer.  Call the office or sign up on the bulletin
       board in the parish hall auditorium.
 
 

Good Friday

March 25, 2016

 
12:00 pm   One hour Ecumenical Service featuring as guest preacher, The Rev. Bruce Bradshaw from Arlington Street Methodist Church.
 
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 Judas. Music with the Senior Choirs and Organ.
 
 

Easter Day

March 27, 2016

 
7:00 am – FESTIVAL HOLY EUCHARIST
with organ
 
8 -11 a.m. Nursery Care
 
8:30 am – CHILDREN’S SERVICE HOLY EUCHARIST 
With Children’s Choir and CGS Band
 
9:45 am – FESTIVAL HOLY EUCHARIST 
With Senior Choir
 
11:30 am – FESTIVAL HOLY EUCHARIST 
With Bellringers
 

 

 
 
 

Lenten Spiritual Formation

Four Wednesday nights

February 24; March 2, 9, 16

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 Who are Our Kids anyway?: Exploring our faith, the “opportunity gap” and our call to minister to children living in poverty in Christ’s name. The series will explore our Christian theology of children, our nation’s current status of children living in poverty and where the Holy Spirit is calling us forward in conversation, prayer and partnership.  After enjoying a good soup or two we will be engaged in a presentation and discussion. Led by Pastor Alanna.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

A Child’s Place in the Kingdom of God: Exploring Christian Theology of Children

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Our Kids:  What our faith says about the “Opportunity Gap” and the American Dream

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Actions of Hope for our Children’s futures: Approaches to addressing childhood poverty

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

All the Saints: Exploring where to Holy Spirit is calling us in conversation, prayer and partnership

 

 

INQUIRERS’ CLASS

SATURDAY MARCH 5th AND MARCH 12th

 
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 5th and 12th, 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 May 22, 2016.
 
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.
 
 

Ash Wednesday

February 10, 2016

7:00 am – Holy Eucharist and Imposition of Ashes
 
12:00 pm – Holy Eucharist and Imposition of Ashes
 
6:45 pm – Holy Eucharist and Imposition of Ashes
 
 

Every Wednesday During Lent

 
12:00 Noon Holy Eucharist
 
 

Palm Sunday

March 20, 2016

 
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

March 23, 2016

 
Time TBA - Service of Tenebrae (held in the lounge)