1st & 2nd Graders – The Lord’s Prayer

1st & 2nd Graders – The Lord’s Prayer

Hello, Parents of First and Second graders! The education team at Good Shepherd invites parents and families of 1st and 2nd graders to the 10:30 service on May 14, 2017.  Your 1st and 2nd-graders have been working to learn the Lord’s Prayer this year. To recognize them for the time they have spent learning the Lord’s Prayer, we will ask the class to come forward as a group to lead our congregation in the Lord’s Prayer that day. We hope you will be able to attend....
Education Update – April & May 2017

Education Update – April & May 2017

April 2017 Sunday, April 2 No Sunday School due to Spring Break Sunday, April 9 – Palm Sunday Intergenerational Event Please join the Sunday School classes on Sunday, April 9, from 9:15-10:15, for an event celebrating Palm Sunday. We plan to decorate locks for the “Locks of Compassion” project sponsored by the Catholic Charities Refugee Resettlement Program here in Rochester. With a $10 donation, we will give you a lock which you will decorate with words/pictures representing love, hope, and compassion. The locks will then be featured prominently on the Locks of Compassion Display in our community. The hope is that this display will send a message of welcome to refugee children and their families. This event will take place in lieu of Sunday School. Thursday, April 13 – Maundy Thursday 2nd graders will have their First Communion Sunday, April 16 – Easter Sunday Easter Sunday Activities (No Sunday School) Join us in the Fellowship Hall at 9:15am for breakfast put on by Confirmation and High School students. Donations will be used for the ELCA Youth National Gathering in Houston in the summer of 2018. Children 0-5th grade should bring their Easter baskets for an Easter egg hunt at 10:00am. Sunday, April 23 Adult Education and Sunday School resumes May Sunday, May 14 2nd Graders will lead the congregation in The Lord’s Prayer during 10:30am service 3rd/4th Graders will lead the congregation in The Apostle’s Creed during 10:30am service Sunday, May 21 We encourage all Sunday School Teachers to join us for an appreciation brunch in Fellowship Hall at 9:15am. High school youth will be attending the...