This Week at Good Shepherd
Join us on Sunday at 8:15 or 10:30 for the final week of our current worship series, "What If?". This week's theme is "What Next? "Radical" Christianity; Christ Proclaimed in Every Way." The text Philippians 1:18.
If you missed last week's sermon, it's available online.
Sign up for Castaway
Again this fall, students in grades 9-12 are invited to join over 350 other youth and leaders from around the metro for a long weekend at Camp Castaway at Detroit Lakes over the MEA weekend, October 17-20. This is a wonderful time to get away after the busy ramp-up of fall. We have the chance to play and worship and sing and just be together. Register online.
Adult Ed and Good Shepherd Choir will meet as scheduled this Wednesday. Buck-a-slice pizza, children and youth choirs, and youth group will not meet because of MEA weekend.
WGS Bible Study
For our October Bible study on Thursday, October 17, at 2:00 p.m., we’ll be utilizing our ongoing 7 Spiritual Practices Bible Study created by Pastor Jacobson and Pastor Pokel. Join us in the social room at 7500 York. All are welcome. Just bring yourself! Bible studies will be handed out.
The Third Friday Book Group will meet on October 18 at 9:30 a.m. in the conference room; refreshments will be served.
Join us to discuss Daniel Mendelsohn’s An Odyssey: a Father, a Son, and an Epic, a “rich, vivid, deeply-moving account of a father and son’s transforming journey as they read Homer’s Greek classic, The Odyssey.”
Faith that Works
Thank you to our High School youth group leaders: Erienne Nelson, Ian Johnson, and Amanda Sykora. Thanks too to our Confrimation Guides: Lida Etemad and McKenna Miller. Your commitment is another way we fulfil our baptismal promises.
Our Ethiopia travelers will return this Friday. This Sunday morning, October 20, they will present a report on their trip. Join us in the Sanctuary between services, from 9:30-10:15, to learn about their experiences.
The Boy Scouts will be taking orders for wreaths and poinsettias this coming Sunday, October 20.
Midrash on France
The Midrash on France group meets on Wednesdays at 7:00 a.m. They wrestle with the Bible, with books and with topics of the day. All are invited. Learn more.
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