First Serve This Weekend

It's a First Serve weekend.It's not just for Saturday anymore; we've got Friday opportunities as well.To be part of the ministry with far reaching community impact, check here. Find a venue that fits your schedule, abilities, and passions, and make a difference.

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Inviting. All People.

Last week we unveiled our new mission statement at Good Shepherd:Inviting All People Into A Living Relationship With Jesus Christ.We drilled down into the meaning of "inviting," drawing inspiration from Jesus' own adventures as an invited guest in Luke 14.This week...

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Big House Launch

Last night we launched the fall season of our Big House Student Ministry. 200 students, 40 volunteers, food, music, conversation, teaching, and prayer.And one of the best ideas I've seen in a long time: a VIP "Lounge" reserved strictly for sixth graders.Now: it can be...

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It’s A Living Thing, Week One

Something new is underway at Good Shepherd. We’re reshaping, refining, and revisioning what our church is all about. And it all starts with the Big What: what is it that we are doing? What is our purpose in establishing this presence on this corner? After almost a...

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The World Was & The World Is — A 9.11 Remembrance

We've got something unique planned for this Sunday, September 11, 2011.We're remembering the 10th Anniversary of the 9.11 attacks with a reflective service that includes choir, visuals, message and response. It's a stand-alone worship time, not connected to either the...

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Boundaries With Kids Rewind

Boundaries With Kids is one of the most personally rewarding series I've been part of at Good Shepherd.I say that for several reasons: * I didn't even want to DO the series at this time, so I KNOW God took over; * So many people who do not have children nevertheless...

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Boundaries With Kids, Week 4

You have an unexpected ally in the battle against entitlement in your children and grandchildren But I can't tell you yet. And don't miss our video that closes the experience and the series. I will on Sunday. 8:30. 10. 11:30....

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Hunger, Hair Nets, And Heroes

I posted last week about our Fed Up With Hunger effort. Well, the results are in. A multi-cultural and multi-generational collection of Good Shepherd heroes gathered together Saturday morning, donned hair nets, and together fought hunger in the horn of Africa. Two...

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Another Big Weekend

Boundaries With Kids this weekend starts off with an event that transcends boundaries: Our Fed Up With Hunger project on Saturday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. (Check Wednesday's post for more information.) To register, sign up here. Then on Sunday I'll bring the second...

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Fed Up With Hunger

RIGHT NOW in the Horn of Africa people are dying every day from the worst famine in 60 years. Food and water are desperately needed. Good Shepherd has felt the call to be Jesus’ hands and feet in meeting that need. THIS Saturday, August 20, from 10:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m....

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