One Flock, One Shepherd

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd is a vibrant community of faith that rejoices in the Grace of God, teaches the message of Jesus Christ, and ministers faithfully to all people.

Please join us for worship Sunday mornings at 9:00am or 11:15am;
Sunday School at 10:15am.

We’re located at 1108 24th St West in Billings, MT.


 

Welcome all retirees of the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd. Keenagers will be resuming Friday, September 2, 2016 at 11:30am for lunch at St. John’s. This will be the first meeting of the Fall. Reservations must be made by August 26th. The sign-up sheet is in the narthex. Call Adeline Schmidt at 652-1738 for more information.

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Family Promise families will be staying with us September 4-11.The white board is out in the narthex for opportunities to serve and reach out to families who are trying very hard to better their situations. Please consider offering a few hours of your time to support a major outreach to our community.

Childrens-Choir-bannerChoirs for children 4 years old through 5th grades resume on September 7. Cherub Choir (4 y.o. thru 1st graders) will start at 6:00pm with singing and activities for little ones. The Joyful Singers (2nd-5th graders) will join them at 6:15pm, and the two groups will play music games and sing together for 15 minutes, then the Cherub Choir will finish at 6:30pm. The Joyful Singers will continue until 7:15pm with singing and activities for these older children.

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Route 66 resumes Thursday September 8 at 10:00am.  We will finish the Old Testament and begin the New Testament.

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Confirmation (Grades 7, 8, 9) starts September 14 at 6:30 pm with students and parents for a meeting and ice cream social.

Regular classes begin September 21 at either 3:40-4:40pm or 6:00-7:30 pm (with dinner).

senior high youthThe high school students will resume their Wednesday evening classes on September 14 at 6:30 pm, joining with the Confirmation Class students and their parents for a meeting and ice cream social. Regular classes begin September 21, 6:00-7:30 pm (with dinner).

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During the Sunday School time (10:15am) on September 18, the adult class will begin a DVD series titled “Living the Questions.” Each week participants will watch a 20-minute video presentation featuring top theologians in the country including Marcus Borg, John Dominic Crossan, John Spong and Amy-Jill Levine. Following the video we will discuss theological issues and topics related to the presentation.

This series is an excellent way to stretch our theological thinking and continue the process of integrating faith and daily life. For more information, contact Pastor Steve.

confirmation-retreatOctober 19-21 at Beartooth Christian Camp in Fishtail MT. We will leave at 5:00pm from the church parking lot for a two-night retreat during the PIR days in October. During this time, we will consider together the spiritual gifts of our Confirmands, continue to develop faith practices, and prepare for Confirmation Day. Confirmation Sunday will be October 30, during the 9:00am service.


Rejoicing in the grace of God, teaching the message of Jesus Christ, and ministering faithfully to all people!