Good Shepherd Stories

Take God on the Journey This summer we would like to offer you an opportunity for prayer, reflection, and awareness of God's presence with you on your journeys both near and far. A cut out of a foot with a verse, a prayer, and reflections will...

Sunday Nights at Good Shepherd are a place of formation and transformation I return to. When I was in middle school, and not yet old enough to help out by playing music, I was given the responsibility of watching the soundboard during The Deep. The skills...

It started back in 2009 when I first volunteered to help serve snacks at Good Shepherd's summer Vacation Bible School. At the time, my two oldest daughters, Lydia and Ruby, attended VBS and Macy, just 7 months old, played and napped as all the VBS...

Kurt and I were introduced to Good Shepherd in December of 2000, and we have loved it ever since. After meeting Pastor Tim and Tim learning of my interest in singing, he asked me to join the worship team that would lead the congregation at...

Psalm 95:1 “Come, let us sing for joy to the Lord.” I want to be musical. But I’m not. Lucky for me, my children are! Good Shepherd Children’s Ministry has blessed our family with an amazing gift to allow our children to praise God through their voices...

Growing up at Good Shepherd as a “PK” (Pastor’s Kid) has been an indescribable blessing. A pivotal moment in my growing up years at church was during my sophomore year in high school (2015) when my mom was diagnosed with breast cancer. Anyone who has...

Shepherd Hands started at Good Shepherd in January 2003.  A group of women saw a need for crochet and knitted shawls for people in our congregation and community who were experiencing difficult life circumstances. Prayers are said as we work, for the person receiving the shawl....

My name is Barbara Herbsleb. My husband Bob and I have been married 56 years. We have four children, eight grandchildren and six great grandchildren. We became members of GSLC in October 1968. In those early years I taught Sunday school, washed communion glasses and...

Love, Good Deeds and Encouragement Hebrews 10:24-25: And let us consider how to provoke one another to love and good deeds, not neglecting to meet together, as in the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the more as you see the day approaching. When...

You’ve heard the phrase “It takes a village?” Well, this time it was 448 different volunteers coming together to help feed a village. This is enough food to feed 298 children a meal a day for an entire year! 448 different people, including members of Good Shepherd...