Holy Week Schedule for Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 190 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre:
Thursday, March 29, – 7:00 pm Maunday Thursday Communion Service with stripping of altar.
Friday, March 30, – 7:00 pm Good Friday Tenebrae Service
Sunday, April 1, Easter Sunday, The Resurrection of Our Lord, Traditional Service of Holy Communion with choir, 8:00 am & 11:00 am. Hot Breakfast available in our Fellowship Hall 9:00 – 10:30 am. (Free will offering )
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.
Due to the weather tonight’s soup & Bible Sturdy is cancelled at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Wilkes-Barre. It will resume next Wednesday, March 14, with a lite soup at 5:30 pm, followed by the Bible Study between 6 – 7pm. Scripture passage will be “I am the Light.”
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.
This Wednesday evening at 6 pm, come join us in a Bible study when we look at the passage, ” I am the Bread of Life”. Come at 5:30 pm and join us for a soup supper and fellowship. All are welcome.
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.
Due to road and sidewalk conditions the scheduled WELCA Bible Study for 10:30 am today has been re-rescheduled to Thursday,Feb. 22, 10:30 am
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.
Click here to access the newsletter.
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.