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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...

Explore Vocation During Summer Vacation The Good Shepherd Summer Intern Program provides engagement both within our congregation and in the surrounding communities, exploration of vocation under the mentorship of ministry leadership and experience in specific areas of interest all within a faith setting. This summer we will...

“If we don’t encounter liminal space in our lives, we start idealizing normalcy.” – Richard Rohr I seem to be a person who needs routine - I’m old and I have lots of routines. And to me that defines normal. My life has recently been absolutely...

lim·i·nal /ˈlimənl/ adjective relating to a transitional or initial stage of a process. occupying a position at, or on both sides of, a boundary or threshold.   For God alone my soul waits in silence, for my hope is from him.  He alone is my rock and my salvation, my...

A Crowd with a Question John the Baptist must have been a fire-y preacher in his crazy clothing, out in the desert- saying things that were controversial and hard to swallow calling people vipers and talking about unquenchable fire.  And crowds of people gathered around to...

The Light Shines in the Darkness The holiday season is hard for those whose hearts are hurting. Not everyone is up and cheery for the Christmas holidays. Know…you are not alone. Blue Christmas is a gentle, contemplative service for those who are dealing with the death...

Sing a Joyful Song Join Good Shepherd friends on Sunday, December 16th at Toot and Kate's Wine Bar at 109 S Main St in Verona for an evening of sharing and singing. Good Shepherd Worship & Music Director Jared Stellmacher will be leading a sing-a-long of...

Trust in the LORD with all your heart; and lean not on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge God, who will direct your paths. Proverbs 3:5-6 When I was denied admission to the music program after choosing the university because of its good reputation for...

At times in my life I have come to a point, a liminal area, where I have been uncertain of how to proceed. Liminal is derived from the Latin word limen, simply meaning a threshold. A threshold joins one area to another, i.e. an entrance,...

The Good Shepherd Women’s Ministry would like to invite all women of the church and their friends, as well as middle and high school girls, to join us for an evening of dessert, candlelight and carols as we prepare our hearts and minds for the...

A New Ministry with Orchard Ridge Elementary The children of some very needy ORE families have little to eat on weekends.  The ORE Adopt-a-School Committee is working with ORE staff and our Food Pantry Coordinators to provide weekend food supplies to those families. "Weekend Wellness Wrap"...

Do you want to attend church on a regular basis, but don’t have transportation?  Thanks to a generous gift given to Good Shepherd’s Foundation in 2005, we are able to provide bus service for up to 9 members for the 10 a.m. service at the...

Many messages are produced every day about the end of times.  And those end times always seem to be just around the corner, don't they? Read your morning newspaper, watch the television, check out your Facebook newsfeed, or just look out your own window on some...

Thank you for supporting our Generosity Campaign to provide funds For Good Shepherd in 2019. We are grateful for the nearly 500 households who have agreed to be generous for next year. Now, we hope to erase the deficit we are facing in 2018 by...