Archives for October 2010

November/December Newsletter

Hi friends, I wanted to let you know the Good Shepherd newsletter for November & December is now available! Previous months can also be viewed on the Newsletter page. Or, if you'd like to...Read More

Date Night

Next Saturday, November 6th, Family ministries is hosting a date night for parents! Childcare will be provided for your children - which includes pizza, games and movies - for only $15 per...Read More

Study Guide | The Gospel of Mark 11.1-11

Hi friends, I hope and pray this finds you well. Here is Pastor Jim's study guide on the passage for this Sunday's three gatherings. Usually referred to as Palm Sunday or the Triumphal...Read More

Local Mission Fair

On this Sunday, October 24th there will be a special opportunity in the life of our church: the Local Mission Fair! You are invited to come and learn how your giving is impacting our community and...Read More

Study Guide | The Gospel of Mark 10.46-52

Hello GSPC friend, I hope you are doing well and experiencing the presence of the living Christ. Can you believe we are already nearing the end of October? Here's the study guide based on...Read More


I’m constantly being asked, “What exactly does FLIPT stand for or mean?” Well, I hate to disappoint all of you creative thinkers out there, but FLIPT isn’t some acronym with a really...Read More

Staff Bios

Did you know Associate Pastor Paul White wears a size 16 shoe? Or Student Ministries Director Werner Ramirez has a pacemaker? Or Children's Ministry Assistant Michelle Heath earned a...Read More

New Members Class

You're invited to a special opportunity to become a part of the Good Shepherd family of faith this Saturday, October 23rd. The bi-annual new members class offers a chance to learn more about...Read More

All Church Camp Out

Can you believe it... our All Church Camp Out starts tomorrow! We're looking forward to a great weekend of enjoying God's good creation with one another at the Canyon RV Park. And if you...Read More

Study Guide | The Gospel of Mark 10.32-45

Greetings friends, Here is the sermon-based study guide for Sunday, October 17th for Mark 10.32-45. I am away this week attending a highly-recommended conference called "Preaching with...Read More

Fall Dance for Those With Special Needs

This Friday, October 15th Good Shepherd is hosting a special opportunity to serve our community (and have a lot of fun at the same time!) at the bi-annual Fall Dance for those with special...Read More

From Forgiveness to Blessing

Have you been hurt by someone? Does bitterness or anger at that person eat away at you? Jesus said we should love our enemies and pray for those who persecute us. In the Lord’s Prayer...Read More

Good News Club

Phil Swingle - husband to Elizabeth and dad to Eva and Elaina - has a great opportunity to serve the children of our community - and is looking for others to join him! As a teacher, he leads an...Read More

Study Guide | The Gospel of Mark 10.17-31

Another week... another guide! Our text this week, Mark 10.17-31, is a familiar account of a wealthy young man and Jesus' loving invitation for him to embrace the Kingdom. I think - and pray...Read More

Honky Tonk Perfume

Good Shepherd's monthly Senior Adult luncheon was held today in Zirbel Hall. And if you think you know what goes on at these sort of events, you have no idea. Today, the special guest was...Read More

What On Earth Am I Here For?

The Purpose Driven Life seeks to answer that question. Beginning Monday October 11th, you are invited to join a 7-week study in Good Shepherd’s Fireside Room. The group will meet at 7pm...Read More