Archives for December 2010

Study Guide | The Gospel of Mark 12.13-17

Hi friends, I hope and pray this finds you well. This week we return to our study of the Gospel of Mark, picking up on a fascinating passage wherein Jesus discusses our allegiance to earthly...Read More

Study Guide | When the Messiah Arrives: Isaiah 63.7-9

Hi friends, Here's Pastor Jim's study guide for our final Advent text for this Sunday, December 26th: Isaiah 63.7-9. Hope that it helps you grow in faith this Advent season! Grace and Peace....Read More

End of Year Financial Update

Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ, we need your help! “Very Challenging” is the phrase that best describes our financial situation at Good Shepherd. Mindful of our calling to make...Read More

Christmas Eve Gatherings

As in years past, Good Shepherd is offering three different Christmas Eve gatherings this Friday night: Our 4pm Family Gathering is specifically designed for parents and their little ones...Read More

Study Guide | When the Messiah Arrives: Isaiah 7.10-16

Greetings, Have you ever wondered about the prophetic words of Isaiah 7.14: "The virgin shall conceive and bear a son and will name him Immanuel?" That's in the text for this study guide...Read More

A Confession

In James 5.16 we are called to "confess our sins to each other." And, friends, I've got some confessing to do! Let me begin by stating what may be obvious: I love my job! I am so thrilled to be able...Read More

FLIPT Christmas Potluck

Hey kids! Want to get in the Christmas spirit?? Come join us December 15th at 6:30! FLIPT will be having its first Potluck Christmas party! We have a FULL fun night planned out...Read More

New Growth Opportunities

In January 2011, three new opportunities to Grow in Faith will be available. N.T. Wright's Simply Christian: Why Christianity Makes Sense 1st & 3rd Tuesdays, beginning January 18th in...Read More

Study Guide | When the Messiah Arrives: Isaiah 35.1-10

Greetings, Here is our study guide for this week's passage, Isaiah 35.1-10. I have come to enjoy the challenge of preparing these study guides and hope you are finding them useful. One thing...Read More

Study Guide | When the Messiah Arrives: Isaiah 11.1-10

Greetings, Here is the study guide based on Isaiah 11.1-10, Matthew 3.1-12 and Ephesians 1.13-14, our texts for December 5th, the Second Sunday in Advent. With gratitude for you....Read More