Good Shepherd Lutheran Church & School – Lincoln, NE
Welcome in the name of our risen Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ! At Good Shepherd, we are committed to preaching and teaching the life-giving and life-changing Gospel of Jesus in its truth and purity. In all of our activities, the heart and core is always the Good Shepherd, who laid down His life to save lost sheep like you and me. To Him alone be the glory! If you have any questions or Prayer Requests please don’t hesitate to contact us. We’re just a click away and we’re always here to share God’s Word in it’s truth and purity.
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MEMBERS OF GOOD SHEPHERD LUTHERAN
CHURCH: We have been truly blessed to come among you and share in Christ’s ever-abundant gifts! You have been generous, welcoming, and supportive, and for that we cannot thank you enough. Thank you especially for the overwhelming Christmas gift, which was humbling and overwhelming to receive. Thank you for showing to us the love Christ first showed to you.
In Christ, Pastor, Bethany & Samantha Maronde
MARK YOUR CALENDARS for the Good Shepherd congregational meeting to be held on Tues., Jan. 27 at 7 pm. All confirmed members are eligible to vote.
HAVE YOU EVER OR DO YOU PLAY AN INSTRUMENT (string, woodwind, brass)? A group of us have decided to have a practice time together on the 4 Monday evening in the church balcony January through April. Please consider joining our practice sessions if you have an interest and desire to play music with others. From 6:30 – 6:50 pm will be a time for a little interaction with a teacher. From 7:00-8:15 will be a time to play with some of the instrumentalists you’ve already heard playing for previous services. We want to welcome you and encourage you to be a player. Specific dates are Jan. 26 , Feb. 23 , March 23 , and April 27 . If you have comments or questions please call Connie at (402) 488-8510.
GOOD SHEPHERD is pleased to announce that a Pre Lent Preaching Seminar will be offered on Friday, Jan. 30, 2015 from 9 am – 3:30 pm. The Rev. Brent Kuhlman will be the guest presenter with the title of his presentation, “Catechetical Lenten Preaching: The Ten Commandments” The seminar will offer sermons, preaching resources, and worship resources (LSB) for the Wednesdays in Lent as well as Holy Week and Easter based on the Passion of our Lord Jesus Christ and Luther’s Small Catechism. Cost is $15 and includes lunch and all preaching and worship materials.* Please register by calling the church office or by sending a note to: Rev. Clint K. Poppe – firstname.lastname@example.org
THE LUTHERAN OLDER LADIES group gathering for the month of
February will be on Monday, February 9 at 1:30 pm.
CAPITAL CAMPAIGN ENVELOPES for the people who have pledged to the “Freedom: The Word of God is Not Bound” campaign are located in your cubbie boxes. We have placed twelve envelopes in cubbies for those who have pledged to be used throughout 2015. Extra envelopes can be found at the information center.
25th-30th National Lutheran Schools Week
28th VIP Meal
17th Pancake Feed for Pediatric Cancer Action Network – PCAN
20th School Auction
SCRIP Gift Cards S.O.S – Support our school by SHOPPING!!! Available each Sunday between services (about 9:15-10:30 am) in the church library at the northeast end of the fellowship hall. Just purchase gift cards as you usually do from merchants and give them as gifts, do your Christmas shopping, eat out, or do your regular family shopping as usual. The supporting merchants will then rerebate a percentage of the face value of the gift cards sold to Good Shepherd Lutheran School and Preschool. Check with the ladies in the library to get a list of merchants involved and to get your questions answered or make a purchase.
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For Grades 8-12 & College/Young Adults Youth Bible Study on Sunday Mornings 9:30-10:15 Higher Things Lutheran Youth Conference most every Summer Other events and announcements through out the year
January 31st 1:30pm – Ice Skating (rescheduled to this date)
February 13 7pm-9pm – Youth Movie Night – more info TBA
February 25th – Youth to serve a Lenten dinner (date TBA) – to help offset Higher Things and other youth activities.
March 14 Laser Quest – 1:30p-3:00pm TBA
April 4th – Easter Breakfast prep and setup
April 5th – Youth Serve Easter Breakfast (several shifts) – to help offset Higher Things and other youth activities.
HIGHER THINGS “Te Deum” at Concordia University in Seward, NE from July 28th-31, 2015. Registration form and $150 deposit due Sunday Nov 23. Our Good Shepherd youth are planning to attend the Higher Things Conference again this next summer and would love to have you join us! Anyone that is confirmed before the conference date can attend. College age and young adults are welcome as well. This conference will be limited to 750 spots…(click her for more).
KNNA VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – PRODUCTION STAFF: KNNA is beginning the production of programs for the website and radio broadcasts. If you have training or experience in producing radio programs, ripping, editing, or creating audio files and would like to help or need more information, contact Nik Sandman ator Curt Christiansen at (402) 483-1238.