Events

Fed & Forgiven Registration for First Communion Instruction is now open. Instruction is available for children in grades K-5. We offer two approaches that allow parents and siblings of differing ages to learn together: Fed & Forgiven group class Sunday March 10, 12:00-2:00 Madison Campus or Family-Led at...

The Polar Plunge is here! Saturday February 16th at Olin Park Minus 50 degrees and freezing rain seems like the perfect weather for a Polar Plunge. To say thank you for the congregations participation in our Dunk the Deficit Campaign 2018, several pastors (including Pastor Chris)...

You are invited to join the Creation Keepers Task Force for a Moon Walk at the U.W. Arboretum on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 from 6:30-8:00 p.m. Bundle up and join us as trained naturalists will guide our group through the Arboretum’s Winter beauty.  We are praying...

The Reconciling in Christ (RIC) Task Force invites you to an informal discussion over a cup of coffee following worship. RIC Task Force members and a Pastor will be present to listen, answer your questions, discuss shared values and review the Reconciling Works process. We welcome...

Find help and healing for the hurt of separation and divorce Divorce Care is a weekly care and support group for anyone who has been or is going through a divorce, separation or end of a long-term relationship. This 13 week small group involves a DVD series...

The 9th Annual Chili Cook-Off and Pie Auction is coming up on Friday March 8th! We are once again looking for 30 chefs to enter a delicious chili or soup as well as 25 delectable pies to auction off. This is a favorite congregational event with...

Canoeing & Camping this August Experience 4 days and 3 nights of canoeing and camping in the Boundary Waters in August of 2019. We will be using Seagull Outfitters in Grand Marais, MN, and cost of the trip is estimated at $325 per person which includes...

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...

Divorced? Separated? Know someone who is? When a marriage ends, the holiday season can be especially painful. Our Surviving the Holidays seminar helps participants face challenges and discover: How to deal with emotions, Helpful tips for surviving social events, Ways to help children through the holidays...

On Sunday, November 24 and Sunday, December 1, you are invited to choose gift tag from the Giving Tree Table at either the Verona or Madison Campus to buy a Christmas gift for a child in Dane County through Early Childhood Development.  Gifts are to...

Mark your calendar for the next FMSC MobilePack hosted by Good Shepherd on February 22-23, 2019 at the Verona campus. Since 2012, Good Shepherd families along with the community have packed over 600,000 meals for kids and families in the neediest areas of the world. In...

Family Decorating Fun The annual Gingerbread House Workshop for all members and their friends will be Monday, Dec. 2, 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Madison campus.  Make your own gingerbread and frosting at home or buy pre-made gingerbread and frosting on your own and bring...

Join us in giving thanks and celebrating the abundant blessings of God at our annual Thanksgiving Eve Worship service held on Wednesday, November 22 at 7:00 p.m. at the Madison Campus. Choir, brass, organ, and handbells will combine as we raise our Thanksgiving praise. Time...

A Free Thanksgiving Community Event On Thanksgiving Day, November 28, at the Good Shepherd Madison Campus, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Good Shepherd will again host a free traditional Thanksgiving Meal with all the trimmings for its members and friends in the community. This event...