TODAY — Congregation Voters Meeting: Sunday November 12th at 11:45 am. The financial report is in the Narthex under the TV.
Thanksgiving & Christmas Gift Cards needed: I have 10 families in need for food for Thanksgiving and Christmas. I still have a few turkey’s left, so don’t need to many of those, but we will need gift cards to give to the families. Please stop by the kitchen counter and get some gift cards to share with our church families and families in our community who come to us for help, you can use one of the envelopes on the table in the Narthex marked “Thanksgiving Drive” and put in the offering plate, or put in Marie’s mail box outside the church office.
Pianist or musician needed: Twice a month, the Deacons go to the Golden Living Care Center on Route 18 and hold a service for the people there. They are in need of someone to play the piano (or guitar) to help with the service. It is the 2nd, 4th and 5th Sunday of the month at 10:15 am – 11 am. If you are interested, please contact .
“Christmas Traditions”: Dinner and a show on Friday December 1st. Dinner will be served at 6:30. There will be an Auction of gift baskets, Wine pull, Luminaries and entertainment. Tickets are $20.00 per person. Babysitting will be available ($10.00 per child, 3+ $25.00). They will have hot dogs and mac n cheese. Tickets can be purchased on line at www.gs4nj.org. Monies raised will go towards our updated fire alarm system, and contingencies fund. Bring your friends, and neighbors. It will be a fun night for all!!
Life Line Screening: A leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings, is pleased to offer a preventive health event at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church on 12/13/2017. Five screenings will be offered that scan for potential health problems related to: blocked arteries which is a leading cause of stroke; abdominal aortic aneurysms which can lead to a ruptured aorta; hardening of the arteries in the legs which is a strong predictor of heart disease; atrial fibrillation or irregular heart beat which is closely tied to stroke risk; and a bone density screening, for men and women, used to assess the risk of osteoporosis. Register for a Wellness Package which includes 4 vascular tests and osteoporosis screening from $149 ($139 with our member discount). All five screenings take 60-90 minutes to complete. There are three ways to register for this event and to receive a $10 discount off any package priced above $129, please call toll-free 1-888-653-6441 or visit: http://lifelinescreening.com/communitycircle or text the word circle to 797979
Pickleball: It’s back!!!! Join us on Thursday evenings at 6:30 for a fun game of Pickleball. Don’t know what that is???? Well it’s a little bit of tennis, a little of badminton, and a little bit of racket ball all combined in one fun game. Wear your sneakers, and comfortable cloths. Depending on how many people we have, you play a game and sit out a game. No need to know how to play, you learn as you play. If you want more information, please contact .
Service Time are now at 9 am and 10:30 am. Sunday School will run during the 9 am worship. Children will come to worship together with their families at 9 and will be dismissed to Sunday School during the worship.
Portals of Prayer: Due to budget cut backs, we will no longer be offering the Portals of Prayer. Our next shipment, January – March edition, will be our last. You can purchase these on your own by subscribing using the insert in the book, or go to cph.org/portals and subscribe either in hard copy or digitally.
New Church Office Hours: The church office will be; Monday – Friday, 9 – 2.
Blood Drive: Our next blood drive will be on Sunday, January 7, 2018.
Update your information: If you have moved, changed your e-mail, or phone number, please contact in the church office.
College Students: If you have a child or grandchild attending college, please give in the church office the address so they can be sent a card to remind them that we are thinking of them.
Listen to Sermons Online. Did you miss a Sunday Worship? Listen to the Sunday Sermons at gs4nj.org/podcast.
Shopping with Scrip! AT THE KITCHEN COUNTER! Be sure to go to the kitchen counter and pick up your gift cards. There are many cards to choose from, or you can visit shopwithscrip.com to purchase gift cards to hundreds of shops and restaurants. Support the ministry of your choosing. Good Shepherd’s code is F67D7L9421914.