Building Faith for the GenerationsLutheran 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.

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Our guests from Family Promise arrive this week! We are looking forward to a wonderful week with the families! If you are curious to know more about this ministry, come join us for an evening and get some “hands on” experience. To join in the fun, email Gene Blackwell or phone 406-672-4750.

Keenagers is a group that provides insight and support to those adjusting to retirement. Keenagers meets each month for lunch and a presentation, with topics and speakers varying. The next meeting is 11:30am, October 6, in the Alberta Bair Room at St. John’s. All retirees are welcome. To reserve your spot, sign-up in the narthex before Sept.29. Cost:$8.00.

For more information call Adeline Schmidt at 652-1738.

Pastor Kay will be leading new member classes October 8th & 15th at 10:15am. (6th grade classroom) If you are interested in joining the flock, now is the time! New members will be received October 22. To welcome our new members there will be a “Meet and Greet Potluck” following the 11:15am worship service. Everyone is invited to attend.

Chili Cook-Off and Dessert Auction

Prizes will be awarded.
When: Saturday, October 14th at 5:00pm
Where: Fellowship Hall.
Cost: Free will offering to get in

Bring your best batch of chili , a favorite dessert, your appetite & don’t forget extra $’s for the dessert auction! Sign-ups to compete are in the narthex. The four categories being judged for chili are:

  • Vegetarian
  • No Bean
  • Hottest
  • Overall Best In Show

There will be a sign-up sheet for desserts needed for the auction too.

Recipes: Please bring your recipes to the cook-off, we want to include your desserts and chili’s in the new LCGS cookbook. The overall winner will receive an honorable mention in the upcoming cookbook as well. (Available in early 2018)

The Good Shepherd Trust committee is accepting requests for monies from the 2017 Good Shepherd Mission Endowment Trust. Forms are available in the Trust Box in the work room. Deadline for requests is December 5, 2017.


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