OPPORTUNITIES FOR SERVICE AND MINISTRY
SUNDAY, SEPT. 9
Bible Study and WOW Cancellations – Bible Study and WOW are cancelled and will reconvene in October. Practical Life summer classes have also ended and will reconvene in October. Please pay close attention to future announcements and email blasts concerning our Schedule changes for meetings and ministry.
Shepherd Staff - The Shepherd Staff Bookstore is holding their end of the summer sales! Stop by and get great deals while they last! The latest “Word for the Day” is also in! Store hours are today following service and Monday thru Thursdays 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Stop by today!!
Health and Fitness Ministry - Save the date: September 15, 2018 for our Health, Fitness and Recreation Ministry in conjunction with the Men of Standard and the Women of Purpose. Vendors include barbers, Zumba, Skin care consultants; fun and activities for all ages.
PLI Facilitator’s Training - Come all who are called to teach children, youth, or adults! Is that you? Have you considered teaching or facilitating classes? Has teaching been on your heart? Act now! Join us on Saturday, September 22 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM as Guest Facilitator, Dr. Ora Peterson sharpens us to become gifted facilitators! Please register at the Welcome Center by September 16. For more information, please see Dr. Audrey Todd, Director of Educational Ministries. Don’t wait. Take advantage of this great opportunity!
Power Talkers Toastmasters - Has it been your desire to develop your public speaking skills, but you have yet to take the next step? Do you find it difficult to communicate your ideas succinctly? Are you afraid to speak before an audience? If you’ve answered yes to any of these questions, plan to attend Power Talkers Toastmasters’ Open House on Sunday, September 23 at 1:00 PM as international speaker, author and trainer Wade Randolph encourages us to develop our best, but perhaps hidden gifts. Learn about Toastmasters, an international organization designed to help persons develop their communication and leadership skills. Become a “power” speaker! Power Talkers Toastmasters meet the 2nd and 4th Sundays of each month here at Good Shepherd Baptist Church. All are invited to visit! For more information, please see Dr. Audrey Todd, Director of Educational Ministries.
Pastor’s 24th Pastoral Anniversary - Let's Get Excited, In Honor of Pastor Jeffrey L. Reaves, Sr. 24th Pastoral Anniversary! Good Shepherd Baptist Church will be celebrating Bishop’s 24th Pastoral Anniversary on Sunday, September 9th at our 10:00 a.m. worship service. Our Guest Preacher will be Bishop Leofric Thomas of Open Arms Christian Fellowship, Jacksonville, Florida and the one and only Christian Comedian Ms. Shirleen from the Christi Show. We are asking each member to honor the Bishop with an offering of at least $30. Please place all gifts in the Red Bordered Envelopes and make them payable to Jeffrey L. Reaves, Sr. Come and Celebrate with Us!!!
MARK YOUR CALENDAR – ITS REVIVAL TIME! Join us every Wednesday in September at our Kingdom Challenge Revival as we continue “Campaigning for the Kingdom”! Every Wednesday in the month of September, Good Shepherd Baptist Church will have dynamic preachers from all over coming to bring us a WORD! September 5th – Pastor Johnteris Tate, Mount Moriah Baptist Church, Los Angeles, CA; September 12th – Pastor Breonus Mitchell, Mount Gilead Missionary BC, Nashville, TN; Wednesday September 19th – Bishop Breon Hall, Greater New Psalmist Church, Toledo, OH and September 26th- Pastor Charles Goodman of Tabernacle Baptist Church, Augusta, GA. There will also be special Guest Artist each night – Joe Slater Sept 5th, Earl Bynum Sept 12th, Cortez Vaughan Sept 19, and Adrian Lewis Freeman Sept 26th! Plan to come! Invite a Friend and we will see you there!! (Matthew 6:33; Mark 1:15; Matthew 16:19)
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