Good Shepherd will take the message of Christ’s triumphant ride into Jerusalem to the streets of downtown Wilkes-Barre on Sunday, March 25th. We will begin the procession from main and south streets at 9:45am with children riding on a miniature horse. Join us as we bring songs of praise and scripture to the community.
A Vacation Bible School planning meeting will take place this Saturday, March 10 at 10:00am. VBS is just months away and there is still much planning needed. Be a servant for God to help children grow in faith through Bible stories, crafts, music, games, and snacks or be a crew leader to guide the children through all areas. Be rewarded by seeing the excitement and smiles on the faces of God’s children.
The Faith Formation and Witness and Service Ministry Team meetings scheduled for tonight, February 8th, have been cancelled due to ice on the walkways. Rescheduled times will be announced.
The February/March Flocks News is now available online.
Come join us for a movie, popcorn, and fellowship Thursday, January 18th at 6:00pm. We’ll be watching Jesus Christ Superstar in Fellowship Hall. Everyone is welcome.
The VBS meeting scheduled for today, January 13, Has been postponed to Saturday, January 20 at 10:00am. Keep thinking spring and summer and join us for planning this wonderful ministry of Good Shepherd.
If you would like your donations credited to 2017 they must be received through the regular offering by Sunday, December 31st. If you are mailing your donations they must be received in the church office by Friday, December 29th. Any donations received after these dates will be credited to 2018.
Our December/January newsletter is now available online. Black & white printed copies will be mailed within the next week but you can read it online now in full color.
Please note that the birthday and anniversary pages have been removed from the online version for privacy.
The semi-annual congregational meeting will be held this Sunday, November 12, 2017, following the 11:00am worship service. The agenda will include the 2018 annual budget and our new vision statement. The meeting will be held in the church sanctuary.
In September, WELCA started a 3 session study of the three articles of the Apostles Creed. In October, they will cover the second article, and November will be the third article. Pastor Janell is leading the study. The October meeting will be on Tuesday, the 17th, starting at 10:30 am in the Good Shepherd Center (please note the change of date from October 10th to the 17th). November’s study will be on the 14th, 10:30 am at the Good Shepherd Center. The Bible study is in “Gather” magazine. Let Pastor Janell know if you don’t get the magazine.