January 2020

The February 2020 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...

God’s Promise of Blessing The Beatitudes describe who is blessed in God’s kingdom.  How do these blessings of God help us see God’s grace as transformative for us and for our relationships?  How can we meet people where they are at and help one another know...

Resolution Check-Up Brothers & sisters in Christ with everything going on in our world and in your lives - thank you for making time for worship this morning. We are a month out from Christmas, January has come & gone & I’m wondering here...

What is racial equity?  Why is it important?  As people of Christian faith, why does this matter? Good Shepherd Church welcomes Percy Brown, Jr., the Director of Equity and Student Achievement for the Middleton Cross Plains Area School District.  In 2016, Madison365 recognized Percy Brown, Jr....

Living our Mission As we move through this season of Epiphany we are spending a few weeks thinking and praying about Jesus as God’s light to the whole world and what that means for our mission and vision here at Good Shepherd.  Of course it is...

Creating a Legacy & Impacting Souls Good Shepherd Lutheran Church has a foundation whose focus is different than keeping our lights on and doors open. The Good Shepherd Foundation supports dreams as we identify new ways to carry out Christ’s ministry. The Good Shepherd Foundation provides funding...

What will living out Good Shepherd's Mission look like in your life? Join Good Shepherd's Director of Spiritual Formation Sarah Iverson for an inter-generational gathering designed to help you think about and shape your vision for the year ahead. We’ll enjoy a variety of activities and...

Help make a donation to Good Shepherd every time you shop If you're a frequent shopper on Amazon.com you can now help support Good Shepherd every time you shop! Before you check out, be sure to visit our unique charity link at http://smile.amazon.com/cf/39-1032545 and a portion...

Forgotten Words Lead to Warm Welcome On my first day as a pastor at Good Shepherd, which also happened to be my first day as a pastor ever, I was welcomed into the office with flowers from the call committee.  A staff member had decorated my...

"My mission is to plant a seed of God's love in each of their hearts - so that they will remember for the rest of their lives that Jesus loves them." - Marge cares deeply about sharing God's story with children - and helping them feel welcome...

Help Tackle Hunger You can Help Tackle Hunger by bringing soup to church on Souper Bowl Sunday, February 2.  Souper Bowl Week Kicks Off at The Deep on Sunday, January 26. Play continues at AMPED and Little Blessings during the week. All the soup goes to the Good...