Hill Fest 2018 Summary

Whether you were the 70+ year-old taking pictures at the event, the 5 year-old that wiped down tables, or somewhere in between that worked on the quilts, helped clean up in the kitchen, or took time to show your enthusiasm for all the entertainers, again, THANK YOU! We couldn’t have had such a fun day and benefited a great cause without all your help and support! Thank you to all those that played a major role in pulling all this together.  Your months of preparations in all categories (decorations, time-table of events, tents/chairs, music, games, food, setup, greeters, finding a benefactor, etc) was very thorough and resulted in the day going on without even a hiccup. Had 170 people signed in, but we’re guessing we had more than 225 people.  You all made 3 quilts and raised $1,200 for IHN !!!  Good call on having the water games with temps in the high 80’s!! We are planning a “lessons learned” meeting to review what went right and what can be improved upon. We welcome your input too, the office is always taking...

IHN Hosting Oct 14-20

An opportunity for you to help homeless families staying at GSLC as they proceed toward self-sufficiency and into their own home. To be good hosts for these guests, volunteers are needed to Drive, Cook, Be Social Hosts, and help Set Up and Take Down of the guest rooms. Sign up is in the Narthex or contact Rudy...

All Saints Sunday Nov 4th

We will celebrate All Saints on Sat Nov 3rd and Sun Nov 4th at all worship services. Each member of our church who has died to Christ in this past year and all those baptized into Christ will be remembered by calling out their name and ringing of a bell. This is a special day to remember all saints in God’s light. If you wish to have a loved one who is not a member of our church named, please contact the church office by Fri Nov...
All-Ages Trivia Contest

All-Ages Trivia Contest

Join us for a fun, all-ages Trivia Contest on Sunday, July 9, 2017, in the Fellowship Hall following worship. Trivia questions will cover a wide range of topics and age levels. Plan your team ahead of time or form a team the day of. A craft table will be available for preschoolers. Lunch will be provided after the contest. Please sign up at the welcome desk so we know how many to expect for...
Summer Reading: Library Book Review

Summer Reading: Library Book Review

Attention readers and pre-readers! This year the Good Shepherd Library is hosting a Summer Reading Program. Simply read a book from the library and write down what you liked about it. Then turn your book review in and select a small prize. Instructions, forms, and books can be found in the Good Shepherd...
Library Summer Story Time

Library Summer Story Time

Parents and children, please join us the following Tuesdays at 9:30am in the Good Shepherd Church Library for Summer Story Time: June 13, July 11, and August 15. We will read stories, sing songs, and play outside (weather...
Summer Music Volunteers

Summer Music Volunteers

Please contact Mike Thilges in the church office or Director of Music David Kassler  if you know of anyone or you yourself would like to provide special music for summer services. School age students who are learning a new instrument are welcome to perform a selection for our services,...

Car Wash to Benefit Dorothy Day House

Girl Scout Troop 44709 (your cookie suppliers) will have a car wash/bake sale in the back parking lot of Good Shepherd Church on June 4, 2017, from 2:00-6:00pm. Car washes will be free will offering and bake sale items will be priced. All money will go to The Dorothy Day House, which is a place where the homeless can stay for up to 2 weeks and receive meals. If you have any questions please contact the Feenstraa or...