OPPORTUNITIES FOR SERVICE AND MINISTRY
Week of March 18, 2018
Church Engagements – Good Shepherd will be the guest of the following churches. Bishop Reaves will be the Guest Preacher and our Choir and Ushers will be serving, where noted.
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Sunday, March 25th @ 3 PM - Zion Baptist Church, Purdy, Virginia 15th Pastoral Anniversary (Choir and Ushers)
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Monday, March 26th-29th @7 PM – First Baptist Church Centralia, Chester, VA Spring Revival (Bishop Only)
Scholarship Ministry – Attention all students attending college! Our scholarship ministry will be awarding scholarships and grants for the 2018-2019 academic school year. Applications are available at the front desk. The deadline for candidates to submit a complete application and materials is April 1, 2018. Please see Bro. Joseph Lyons, Scholarship Ministry Chair, for further information.
Pastor’s Partners – Pastor’s Partners are needed! If you’d like to join this Ministry, please stop by the Pastor’s Partners Ministry table in the foyer and see one of our Ministry Leaders. You can also pick up a Ministry interest form from the kiosk. Complete it and drop it off at the church office. Please Sister Samantha Gregory or any member of the Pastor’s Partners Ministry for further information.
The Tri-Cities Young Adult Revival - The Tri-Cities Young Adult Revival a partnership of churches, Good Shepherd, Metropolitan, and Mt. Olivet Baptist Church will be held on Friday, March 23rd at 7:30 p.m. at Mt. Olivet Baptist Church, 800 Augusta Ave, Petersburg. Special guests include: Virginia State University Gospel Choral; Gospel Recording Artist, James Johnson; Comedian Marcus G. Wiley and Pastor John Faison of Watson Grove Baptist Church, Nashville, TN. Mark Your Calendars & Join Us!!!
Youth Ministry - Attention all youth who have pre-registered to attend The Mountain Top Experience 2018, High School Retreat at Eagle Eyrie. Final payments are due TODAY. Please stop by the Youth Ministry Table located in the foyer for more information.
Youth & Church-Wide Ministry - Attention Special Needs Ministry Volunteers: There will be a brief meeting on Sunday, March 25th following the worship service in the Theatre. For more information please see Pastor Angel White or call the church office.
Men’s Choir – Calling All Men! GSBC Male Chorus is seeking to add new members to our musical brotherhood! Is that you? Men worshipping the Lord together is powerful! As we offer our voices in praise, lift our hands in worship and join together in prayer and fellowship, we expect the Lord to move mightily! Please join us for rehearsals every Monday evening at 7pm. If interested please contact Deacon Steve Pierce or Minister Tamika Patton Watkins our Director of Music & Arts. We look forward to seeing you!
Food Service Ministry – The Food Service Ministry is really in need of volunteers. We serve the Church Ministries, the Community and some Contracted Events throughout the year and we serve with Excellence! If you have a spirit of excellence and a servant’s heart, we need you! Please stop by the Food Service Table in the lobby following service. Food Service will also be meeting on Thursday, March 29th at 6:30 p.m. We are encouraging all Food Service Members and those interested to please come out.
Youth Ministry - Make Your Summer Plans with Us! Pre-Registration is Open for VBS Kids 2018 “Game On”. The Youth Ministry will be hosting Vacation Bible School on Tuesday, June 26th – Thursday, June 28th from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. This Vacation Bible School Experience is for children and youth 4 to 12 years old. The youth ministry is also recruiting Parent Volunteers who would like to serve during VBS. Registration is Free and Open to the Public. Please visit the VBS Kids table located in the Foyer.
The Gathering - The Global United Fellowship Gathering 2018 will be held July 10th thru the 13th in Greensboro, NC at the Joseph S. Koury Convention Center this year. The Headquarter hotel is the Sheraton Four Seasons. Registration is $25 per adult until June 15, 2018. You may pick up a registration form from the Welcome Center. Go to globalunitedfellowship.org and register today!
2223 S. Crater Road - Petersburg, Virginia 23805