Join us for reflection on the ultimate sacrifice Christ made for us and a celebration of His resurrection.
Holy Week and Easter WorshipServices
April 18 at 7:00pm – Maundy Thursday Service with Sacrament of Holy Communion April 19 at 7:00pm – Good Friday Tenebrae Service April 21 at 8:00am and 11:00am – Resurrection Celebration with Holy Communion.
Easter breakfast will be served following the 8:00am service until 10:30am.
Good Shepherd will take the message of Christ’s triumphant ride into Jerusalem to the streets of Wilkes Barre. Our Palm Sunday procession will be led by children riding a miniature horse followed by participants carrying palms and singing. The processionbegins at 9:45amat the corner of Main and South streets. All are welcome to join us in the procession.
The cold is almost over and it’s time to prepare for Vacation Bible School. If you enjoy helping children grow in faith then join us for our information and planning meeting this Saturday, March 16 at 9:30am in Fellowship Hall. The theme for Good Shepherd’s 2019 VBS will be introduced at this organizational meeting. There are opportunities to serve as crew leaders, in Bible Adventures, crafts, snacks, and our new Fun Time area.
This Sunday as 150 million people tune in to watch the Super Bowl 48 million Americans will struggle with hunger. The youth of Good Shepherd want to help by participating in the Souper Bowl of Caring. This Sunday they will be collecting donations of cash, canned goods, and non-perishable foods to help fight hunger.
Help the youth fight hunger by bringing your cash and food donations to church this Sunday. Soup pots will be placed in the back of the church for cash donations. A box will be placed in the narthex for food donations as you enter church. Every dollar of the cash donations will go to the St. Vincent DePaul Soup Kitchen. Food donations will go to the Weinberg Food Bank.
The message of Advent is all about being prepared. So come prepare yourself and your family by creating a beautifulwreath, which will be the craft for this year’s Advent Workshop which ishappening on November 25that9:45 am in the Fellowship Hall.