April 2018

“Those who abide in me and I in them bear much fruit” (John 15:5). The fruit we are to bear is to share God’s love and new life through Jesus Christ with those we meet. What does that look like?   Crossing Cultural Divides We don’t have to...

Exploring New Ways to Connect Over the last few weeks we've been exploring the possibilities of streaming worship at Good Shepherd. You may have seen a live broadcast on Sunday morning from our Madison campus or watched a replay of a sermon on YouTube - both...

Planting Seeds of Faith & Hope On Sunday, we blessed our new Food Pantry Garden at Good Shepherd- Verona Campus.  The idea for this kind of garden has been floating around for a while, but it was about a year ago that we began putting together...

I got an unexpected chance to be a witness this past weekend when Lynn and I took a quick trip to Tucson, AZ to attend a good friends Air Force retirement ceremony. I can’t tell you how bizarre it was to step back into that...

What now? Mondays are my normal day off. They are usually a flurry of activity, but the Monday after Easter doesn't qualify. I managed a trip to the grocery store, but wasn’t surprised when I saw that the little packages of marshmallow “PEEPS” were buy one...

Sunday Nights at Good Shepherd are a place of formation and transformation I return to. When I was in middle school, and not yet old enough to help out by playing music, I was given the responsibility of watching the soundboard during The Deep. The skills...