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An interview with Kristin Alworth Pastor Joe: Share a little about your current life and where in the past have you been or are you currently involved at Good Shepherd.   Kristin:  I've been a member of GS since moving to Madison 5 (almost 6) years ago. I...

Make a Difference with the Mellowhood Foundation this Summer Mellowhood Foundation has multiple opportunities to support under-served youth in our community this summer. 1 person is needed each day Mon-Fri to work with middle school and younger kids in community gardens from 8:00-10:00 a.m. 1 person is needed...

Creative Care for those in Need We use donated yarn to create blankets, prayer shawls and other items for those in need and for members of our congregation.  We meet at 6:30 p.m. on the 3rd Tuesday of even months at The Sow's Ear in Verona...

Running with Perseverance Annette Riess, the youngest child of German immigrants, was born in 1939. Though she was born with a severe visual disability, she was blessed with empowering parents who were committed to raising a strong and independent woman. Blindness impacted her life, but it...

Women's Ministry presents Good Shepherd Night with Signs by Caitlin Local business Signs by Caitlin has designed a sign-making workshop just for Good Shepherd. Rescheduled from late winter and now taking place on Wednesday May 15 at 6:30 p.m, sign up to join us in making...

Experiencing Abundant Life Jesus, the Good Shepherd, came so that we may have life, and have it abundantly (John 10:10). Following in the footsteps of savior, our church is continuing its two-fold partnership with Team World Vision. Once again, we will run, jog, and walk in...

Abiding with God means setting up a house, not stopping in for a quick visit every once in awhile. Modern humanity has dedicated so much time, energy, and money to security so why do we feel less and less safe every day?  We try to gain...

In a night full of good things, here are some moments that stood out as lessons we can carry into the rest of our life together at Good Shepherd. Generosity Begets Generosity At some point during the pie action the high school youth decided to show their...

Welcoming, Connecting & Supporting The mission statement developed in 2018 by the Inreach Committee is, “To welcome, connect and support the people of Good Shepherd by serving the emotional and spiritual needs of the Good Shepherd community in personal times of challenge and joy.” Highlights from this...

Welcoming our Newest Stephen Ministers Stephen Ministers listen to, pray with and walk beside individuals, providing supportive, Christian caring during any challenging, difficult or vulnerable time. The following individuals have completed 50 hours of formal training and will be commissioned as active Stephen Ministers at both our...

[Jesus said,]”Do not judge, and you will not be judged; do not condemn, and you will not be condemned.  Forgive, and you will be forgiven; give, and it will be given to you.” Confessing Who We Are Jesus calls us to criticism of self over others.  It...

The latest issue of Good Shepherd's monthly newsletter "The Messenger" is now available to read online. Print copies are available at both the Verona and Madison campuses. Have a question or an idea for a future issue? Send an email to the communications team: communications@gslcwi.com Download the...

Garage Sale/Open House to Benefit Local Residents Good Shepherd service group God's Hands and Feet is hosting a potluck supper including a free garage sale/open house for the Tree Lane Apartment residents to help them pick up much needed items for their homes. The event will...