I can’t think of a better way to kick off the Advent season than to attend our Advent Lessons & Carols on Friday, December 1st at 7 pm. This seasonal concert will feature beautiful music and readings which will prepare us for the joyful birth of the Christ Child. Advent Lessons & Carols
The Angel Tree Project, is our annual in-gathering of toys and gifts for children, which are distributed by our long-time outreach partners, Covenant Cupboard Food Pantry and The 32nd Avenue Jubilee Center.
Christmas is approaching!! Are you frazzled? Between an ever-growing shopping list, neighborhood parties, and school concerts for your kids or grandkids, it's easy to forget the season of Advent. Don't fret! Good Shepherd invites you to take a few minutes on Saturday, December 9, anytime between 8:00 am and 11:00 am to visit the chapel
Join us on Saturday, December 9, at the home of Sara and Jim Ball. We will start at 6 pm. Their address is:
9019 North Corral Lane, Castle Rock, CO 80108
This year's Christmas Service Schedule will be a bit unusual because both Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve will fall on Sunday this year. Mark your calendars now.
The season of Advent, which begins on December 3, is a time when Christians are invited to experience what it’s like to wait for God to come into our lives and fulfill God’s promises. Sometimes the waiting is full of the joy of expectation; sometimes the waiting is difficult and
As of Tuesday, November 28 we have received pledges for $368,224. We are still hopeful of receiving another 40 pledges that will help us get closer to our goal of $455,000
At the January 28 Annual Parish Meeting, three new members of the Vestry, Good Shepherd’s governing board, will be elected for three-year terms. If you would like to nominate someone to stand for election,
I was always under the impression that if we gave undocumented workers amnesty it would be completely unfair to people who are going through the process legally. I have friends, like many of us do, that have been through that process. It's not easy
Each month, Good Shepherd’s Vestry meetings begin with a devotion offered by a Vestry member, and, for the past year, we have been including these devotions in the Sheepskin. This month’s Vestry devotion (presented at the November meeting) is from Carl Algermissen.
During the season of Advent Fr. Craig MacColl is leading a four-week, Faith Forum discussion series based on the book I Witness: Living Inside the Stories of Advent and Christmas, by the Rev. Kate Moorhead, Dean of St. John’s Episcopal Cathedral in Jacksonville, Florida. The book,
Advent is a time to prepare our hearts for the celebration of Jesus’ birth. This year, we are going to have an Advent liturgy downstairs in the Children’s area on December 10 during the regular Sunday school time. All children age three years and up are welcome as we explore
A huge Thank You to Dr. Stephen Feiss for his sublime virtuoso piano performance and to Dee Dee Atwood for organizing the “Music with a Mission” concert on October 20 to benefit the upcoming Medical, Dental and Vision mission trip to Jamaica in February and March 2018.
In the month of December the Men’s Group meets on the first and third Saturdays of the month, so, this month, we will meet for a full breakfast on December 2nd in the Parish Hall at 7:30 AM and for coffee and donuts on December 16th. Our program follows breakfast from 8 to 9 AM in
Here are the October financial figures:
- Operating Income: Actual YTD Operating Income of $398,206 is $20,586 over the budget of $377,620.
The next date for baptisms at Good Shepherd will be at 10 am on Sunday, January 7, the First Sunday After the Epiphany (the Baptism of Jesus). If you have a child you would like to have
The Annual Parish Meeting, which will take place at 10:30 am on Sunday, January 28, is one of the most important events of our church calendar because we come together to do five significant things:
In our annual stewardship campaign, titled, “Together In Faith,” we have so far focused on some key questions regarding Christian stewardship at Good Shepherd: “Why do we give to support the mission of the church?” “What does the church community mean to us?” “How does our faith
Hopefully, every Good Shepherd parishioner has received by mail the packet of information regarding our 2017-2018 stewardship campaign titled “Together In Faith.” This title reflects the key components of this year’s campaign: prayer, teaching and discernment. The members of the parish Stewardship Committee (myself, Kip Travis,
The next date for baptisms at Good Shepherd will be at 10 am on Sunday, November 5, All Saints Sunday. If you have a child you would like to have baptized, please contact Fr. Craig or Kathy