News & Notes – December 27

Categories: Church

  • Thank you to Pastor Seafert for leading us in worship today and for his message from God’s Word.
  • New Year’s Eve Worship: Join us for a service of quiet contemplation on the Lord’s grace at the beginning of a new year. Worship begins at 6:30 PM on New Year’s Eve and will include Holy Communion.
  • Installation: The installation of our newly-elected church officers for 2016 will take place in worship next Sunday, January 3.
  • Special Offerings: In keeping with the congregation’s custom to use special offerings to support the Lord’s work outside of Good Shepherd, the Voters made the following special service offering (special envelopes and loose offering) designations: New Year’s Eve: Christian Life Resources of Saginaw Valley.
  • 2016 Offering Envelopes: Your 2016 offering envelopes have been placed in your church mailbox.  Please do not use these envelopes until 2016. Your assigned number could be different from your 2015 envelopes.
  • Giving Tree for the Pregnancy Counseling Center – On the wall near the church office is a special Christmas tree. It is decorated with star shaped ornaments with gift suggestions for helping out the families served at the Pregnancy Counseling Center in Saginaw. Choose whichever ornament(s) you like, purchase the item and place in the collection box in the church office. The volunteers at the PCC will combine your gifts of love with God’s Word to help meet both the physical and spiritual needs of the families who come to us for help. Have a blessed Christmas!

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