Watch the 2019 Christmas Concert
On December 21, 2019 Good Shepherd Director of Worship and Music, Jared Stellmacher, and former GS director, Ben Johnston-Urey (First Lutheran Church of Janesville) teamed up AGAIN for an all “duet” concert entitled: “Christmas Excursions” featuring classical and contemporary Advent/Christmas favorites at the Christmas Excursions Duet. They were joined by the Good Shepherd Choir and singers from First Lutheran Church in Janesville.
Within the gospel reading’s profound words lies the simple message that God is revealed in a human person. Though we may try to understand how the Word existed with God from the beginning of time, the wonder we celebrate at Christmas is that the Word continues to dwell among us. Christ comes among us in the gathered assembly, the scriptures, the waters of new birth, and the bread and the wine. Through these ordinary gifts we receive the fullness of God’s grace and truth.Read More