SUNDAY, November 11, 2018


Thanks - Thank you for the Backpacks of Love donations! We will be sorting the items on Tuesday, November 27.  Join us anytime between 12:00 Noon and 6:30 PM as we stuff backpacks of love. If you would like to volunteer, please sign up at the Welcome Center! For more information, contact Dr. Audrey Todd, Director of Educational Ministries.


Harvest Festival - Join us for the 17th Annual Harvest Festival sponsored by Pathways that will be held Thursday, November 15 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM.  A delicious meal will be provided for community members! Would you like to serve? If so, please arrive when your schedule allows. Please bring extra patience and flexibility to serve! To help us get a sense of how many volunteers plan to serve, please sign up at the Welcome Center. For more information, see Dr. Audrey Todd, Director of Educational Ministries.


LEADERSHIP RETREAT 2018 – Good Shepherd, Join us for our 2018 Leaders and Members Retreat “Campaigning for the Kingdom, The Year of the Lord” to be held on Saturday, November 17th starting at 9:00 a.m.  This is our annual Leadership Retreat opened to all members of the church. Church Leaders and Ministry Team Members are ALL expected and Church Members are all invited to attend! We will be working on our 2019 Vision and creating Vision Boards. We are asking that if you have any magazines to donate, to please drop them off at the Welcome Center. Sign up sheets are at the Welcome Center.  It is important that ALL persons planning to attend sign up no later than TODAY. Please visit the welcome center or contact the church office for further details. See ya there!


Youth Ushers – The Youth Usher Board needs you! If you are a young boy or girl between the ages of 6 and 18 and would love to serve the congregation on Sundays, then please join us!  Ministry Interest forms can be found at the kiosk in the Narthex. Please complete the form and return it to the Welcome Center or Youth Usher Advisors Sharine Outlaw or Sharon Parham. Come ready to serve!


Educational Ministries - Youth Bible Study begins!!! Join us Sundays at 9:00 AM and Mondays at 6:00 PM - Battle Ready! All are invited, Pre-K to 12th Grade. For more information, see Deacon Annie Mickens.


Round Tables - This is just a reminder to all ministries to please see your Ministry Leaders regarding the start of your round tables. See Minister Mark Peterson for further details.


Youth & Young Adult Ministry - All Youth & Young Adults are invited to join Pastor Angel White for two Fall Revivals in the Tri-Cities area.  Thursday, November 16th at 7:00p.m. at Bethesda Baptist Church, Colonial Heights: “This Means War” Youth Revival and Friday, November 30th at 6:30 p.m. at Union Branch Baptist Church, Prince George:  Young Adult Revival YAMFest & Benefit Concert. For more information please stop by the flyer kiosk located in the foyer.    


Serving – Good Shepherd will the guest at the following churches. Bishop Reaves will be preaching and our Choir, Ushers and Deacons will be serving, unless otherwise noted:

 ·       Thursday, November 15th Harvest Revival – Oxford Mount Zion BC, Ruther Glen, VA 7:00 p.m. (BISHOP SERVING ONLY BUT ALL INVITED TO COME)