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...
November Church Library Book Drive

November Church Library Book Drive

Ways to Donate The Good Shepherd Church Library will hold a drive for new books from November 1-18, 2016. If you would like to donate to this wonderful ministry, please consider a financial donation or purchasing a new book or dvd for the library. Need ideas for what to purchase? Visit our Amazon.com Wishlist where you’ll find titles for children, teens, adults, bible studies, and large print books to purchase.   Book Bag Drawing Donors to the Good Shepherd Church Library book drive can enter their names into a drawing to win a beautiful book bag sewn from the same fabrics used in the library makeover. Entries are located on the donation table in the library. Please fill out one entry per book or $5 donation. The drawing will be held at the library movie night on November 18. Thank you everyone for your support of the church library!...
Reformation 500 Bookstore

Reformation 500 Bookstore

The 500th anniversary of the Reformation is fast approaching! Do you want to learn more about Martin Luther, his writings, and their impact on Christianity? Do you want to reflect on the ongoing impact of the Reformation today? Stop by the Reformation 500 Bookstore to shop for engaging books on the Reformation for readers of all ages and interests! Save up to 50%, plus receive free shipping on all Bookstore titles. Stop by the Good Shepherd Library October 2-16, 2016, to browse for you and your family the selection of fascinating books on the Reformation. Order forms will be available if you would like to make a purchase. Orders will be submitted in late October. The Bookstore is sponsored by Augsburg Fortress, the publishing ministry of the ELCA. The books will include bestselling biographies, like Luther the Reformer, as well as a graphic novel for young readers, and primary sources from The Annotated Luther...
May Book Drive

May Book Drive

During the month of May, our Social Ministry Team is sponsoring a Book Drive to support Ben Franklin Elementary School‘s summer reading program. The donated books will allow Ben Franklin staff to provide summer reading materials to children who may not otherwise have access to books. See the display in the Narthex. We will collect new or gently used books until May 23, 2015. Suggested kinds of books: reading grade level K-5th grade early chapter books comic books even picture...

Another Lenten Opportunity

Come and join other women for a group discussion of the book The Mother-in-Law Dance. This book describes the often delicate relationship between two women as a dance, discussing the twists and turns of the connection and providing practical advice to help foster a positive relationship. We will be meeting for three Thursdays, beginning February 26, from 6:30-7:30 PM. It is not necessary to have purchased or read the book. For more information, contact Lonnie...