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Sympathy July 2019

SYMPATHY to Dick Schaffer and family at the death of his son, John, who died on Sunday, June 16th. Please keep the family in your prayers.

Hymn Sing – July 28th 2019

The Worship and Music committee has designated Sunday, July 28th as Hymn Sing Sunday where YOU suggest your favorite hymns and the committee will select the most requested hymns.   Let’s see how many we can sing at this service!  There will be no communion as Pastor Duane will be away on that Sunday.

Semi-Annual Congregational Meeting – July 2019

SEMI-ANNUAL CONGREGATIONAL MEETING SUNDAY, JUNE 23RD   The following persons were elected to serve on the Council for the 2019-2020 year.  Thank you! President                                 Dennis Loll                             1 year Vice-President                        Duane Thorpe                         1 year Secretary                                 Sue Tutten                               1 year Treasurer                                 Bob Frits                                 1 year Education                                Scott Decker                           2 years Stewardship                            Joe Solem                               2 years Evangelism                             Lew Olson                              2 years Worship & Music                   Virgil Olson                            2 years Plant & Property                     Ken Horner                             2 years Shelley Wauters                      1 year remaining

What’s Happening – July 2019

CHURCH SERVICES SUNDAYS JULY 7, 14, 21, & 28   8:00 a.m. & 10:30 a.m. HYMN SING SUNDAY – JULY 28TH WEDNESDAY EVENINGS JULY 10, 17, 24 & 31 – WORSHIP 6:30 p.m. EACH WEDNESDAY – QUILTING  9:00 – 11:00 A.M. NEW QUILTERS ALWAYS WELCOME NO QUILTING – JULY 17TH AND JULY 24TH DES MOINES AREA RELIGIOUS COUNCIL FOOD PANTRY TRUCK – TUESDAY, JULY 2nd & 16th  9:30 – 11:30 A.M.

What’s Happening June 2019

CHURCH SERVICES SUNDAY JUNE 2, 9, 16, 23, 30   8:00 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.   WEDNESDAY EVE JUNE 5, 12, 19, 26 WORSHIP 6:30 p.m.   EACH WEDNESDAY – QUILTING  9:00 – 11:00 A.M. NEW QUILTERS ALWAYS WELCOME   DES MOINES AREA RELIGIOUS COUNCIL FOOD PANTRY TRUCK TUESDAY, JUNE 4TH & 18TH  9:30 – 11:30 A.M.

Special notes – June 2019

Dear Friends, Thank you so much for the lovely flowers and kind words that were spoken on behalf of my birthday.  I am so blessed to belong to this caring congregation. Anne Clement   Sympathy to Pat Beckman Holm and family at the death of Kenny who died on Wednesday, May 15th.  His memorial service was held at Good Shepherd on Monday, May 20th.  Please keep the family in your prayers.   SPECIAL BIRTHDAY  Sara Downs will be celebrating her 90th birthday on Sunday, June 16th.  If you would like to send her a card, her address is 6500 SE[Continue Reading]

SEMI-ANNUAL CONGREGATIONAL MEETING – SUNDAY, JUNE 23

SEMI-ANNUAL CONGREGATIONAL MEETING SUNDAY, JUNE 23RD FOLLOWING 10:30 A.M. SERVICE      The purpose of this meeting is to elect Council officers and chairpersons for the 2019-2020 year.   The slate of nominees is: President                                 Dennis Loll                             1 year Vice-President                        Duane Thorpe                         1 year Secretary                                 Sue Tutten                               1 year Treasurer                                 Bob Frits                                 1 year Education                                Scott Decker                           2 years Stewardship                            Joe Solem                               2 years Evangelism                             Lew Olson                              2 years Worship & Music                   Virgil Olson                            2 years Plant & Property                     Alan Hancock                         2 years Shelley Wauters                      1 year remaining

2019 HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES

Congratulations to our 2019 High School graduates:   Cyrus Sharon                          Makayla VanErdewyk Joe Hancock                           Abigail Nolte Jacob Joss   Best wishes from Good Shepherd on your future plans.

May 2019 – Service Scheduling

With summer approaching, I thought I would try a different approach with scheduling. I will be posting a blank June and July schedule on the big bulletin board just outside of Nancy’s office and I’m asking everyone to take a look at it and sign up for the position or positions you’d like to help with. Yes, you are more than welcome to sign up for more than one position in a month, just not two on the same Sunday. I will take the June schedule down round the 20th of the month and replace it with August. I will then work[Continue Reading]

What’s Happening in May 2019

WHAT’S HAPPENING AT LCGS  CHURCH SERVICES SUNDAY MAY 5, 12, 19, 26   8:00 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.  WEDNESDAY EVE MAY 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29 LAST DAY FOR SUNDAY SCHOOL MAY 19TH LAST DAY FOR EVENING ACTIVITIES WEDNESDAY MAY 15TH EACH WEDNESDAY – QUILTING  9:00 – 11:00 A.M. NEW QUILTERS ALWAYS WELCOME   DES MOINES AREA RELIGIOUS COUNCIL FOOD PANTRY TRUCK TUESDAY, MAY 7th & 21st   9:30 – 11:30 A.M.