Ways to connect at Good Shepherd
Everyone is welcome at the following gatherings as we all seek new forms of community to help hold us, support us, and inspire us. Your story is welcome in these spaces. Come as you are.
New Year, New Opportunities
Start off 2021 with these faith growth studies!
Conversations about the Church and Sexuality- Mondays at 7:30 on Zoom
Gun Violence Conversation- Monday, Jan. 11 at 7pm
Please join Good Shepherd Monday night, Jan. 11 at 7:00pm for an intergenerational Zoom conversation about gun violence. Learn how gun violence affects our neighborhoods and communities, and what we as people of faith can do. Guest speakers include Sheray Wallace, a Meadowood neighborhood leader, and Rev. Rolf Olson, a Lutheran pastor and gun violence advocate. Register here
Guests are welcome. Let’s learn together and then begin a conversation about how we can meaningfully participate in making 2021 a year of less violence and loss.
Tuesday Morning Treks- Tuesdays at 9:00am
Join Sarah and other GS members this winter for a morning hike! We meet at a local trail on Tuesday mornings at 9:00am. We read scripture, hike together for an hour, and pray before departing. We wear masks and keep a safe distance as we visit in the winter beauty. Hikes are fairly local and never strenuous. Email Sarah Iverson to be put on the email list for hike destinations.
Grace and Gigabytes Book Discussion- Tuesdays at 7:30pm on Zoom
January 12 (read intro and section 1), January 19 (read section 2) January 26 (read section 3), and February 2nd (read section 4/conclusion)
Ryan Panzer is the author of “Grace and Gigabytes: Being Church in a Tech-Shaped Culture.” A researcher and writer on the intersection of faith and technology, Ryan explores how the digital age is changing the experience of church. Ryan is a graduate of Luther Seminary. He and his wife Annie, and daughter Alice attend Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. For more on Ryan’s work, check out www.ryanpanzer.com.
Purchase the book here:
Fortress Press (use Promo Code PANZER30 for 30% off the cover price)