BRRM Update - July

All four motions passed at the June 23rd meeting, which allows Good Shepherd to move forward in the restoration and modernization process. Bulley and Andrews has been selected as the contractor for the job. A Capital Campaign is underway. Yet each week brings updates. To keep up with the current information meet with Pastor Kathy or one of the BRRM task force members at one of the following weekly meetings:

  • Sundays after worship - get your refreshments and come back into the gym
  • Mondays at 10am - come to the office on the 3rd floor of First Baptist
  • Wednesdays at 7pm - at Trattoria 225 (225 Harrison) 

Plastic Free July

Monday, July 1, 2019 (All day) - Wednesday, July 31, 2019 (All day)

Join millions of people reducing their plastic waste. Plastic Free July is a global movement that helps millions of people be part of the solution to plastic pollution – so we can have cleaner streets, oceans, and beautiful communities. Will you be part of Plastic Free July by choosing to refuse single-use plastics? Look here for ideas on how you can take the next step for your self, your family, and your business.

 

CONGREGATIONAL RETREAT

Friday, August 2, 2019 - 5:00pm - Sunday, August 4, 2019 - 12:00pm

Get away from the daily grind and reconnect with God at the Congregational Retreat at Lutherdale in Elkhorn, Wisconsin. Enjoy a beautiful lake for swimming or pontooning, activities for kids and adults. This year's theme is Jesus Took Them to the Mountain to Pray: Seeing Prayer in New Ways. There will be opportunities to try prayer yoga or praying in color, among other things. Retreat rooms or tent camping available.Registration is due by July 14.

Temporary Quarters

The Randolph Street building is now a renovation work site. We have moved operations temporarily to the First Baptist Church, 820 Ontario Street, Oak Park. Entrances are directly across from Scoville Park. The sanctuary is on the second floor. Parking is found on the surrounding streets or the Parking Garage on North Blvd, east of Oak Park Ave. Education Hour at 9am (September through May) and Worship at 10:30 am.

 

ABOUT OUR CHURCH

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Good Shepherd is also a "Reconciling in Christ" congregation.


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