Welcome to Good Shepherd! We have so much going on and hope you will join us for all of these great opportunities!
Join us for “The Summer of Revelation” Wednesdays at 6 p.m., or Sundays at 9 a.m.! You will more information here.
Roosevelt day at Culver’s on Folsom Street is Tuesday, July 5.
Ruby’s Pantry will be here Thursday, July 7. The semi arrives around 1:30. Volunteers are needed to help unload the truck, set up the food, be a personal shopper, and to clean-up. (We appreciate the end crew if you can come in after 6 and help load and transport the leftover food and clean-up.) Come and serve!
Volunteers needed at Beacon House
St. James the Greater and Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd are partners in providing dinners and overnight chaperones at the Beacon House for homeless families. Our next two weeks of commitment are July 10-16, and Aug. 28-Sept. 3. We especially need couples or singles who are able to spend a night with these few families. You’ll have a private room, phone and TV and staff back-up. Contact DeAnne in the office or Lois Stolts.
Canoe trip July 15-16
The Middle School and High School youth groups are going on a canoe trip and are in need of canoes, paddles and life jackets. Also female chaperones. Let Jenny know if you can help with any of these things.
Endowment Fund Golf Outing
Grab your clubs and join us – July 17, 3 p.m. at Mill Run Golf Course. Contact Marlin Mueller at 715-832-1280. Cost is $40 person, which includes the cart, meal, and prizes. Buy mulligans, etc., putting contest, best ball. Sign -up or get more information in the Narthex!
If you can help clean/refinish the floors July 25-31, please sign-up on the sheet outside the office door.
Mission Envelopes for July-September
Beacon House is located in downtown Eau Claire and can serve six homeless families at a time. Shelter, meals, and hospitality are provided to families and single pregnant women for up to 30 days. Our donations can help in the survival of this ministry.
Feed My People needs your help
During the summer months at the food bank, we receive greater amounts of produce. Volunteers help us to sort through and pack the fresh produce so that it can be quickly distributed out to residents in our community. Have some spare time this summer? Join us by volunteering. To schedule a time to come in and lend a helping hand contact Maggie at Maggie@fmpfoodbank.org or call 715-835-9415 ext. 101.
Chippewa Valley Habitat for Humanity is currently seeking a partner family who will benefit from the construction of a new Eau Claire home this summer. Partner families are chosen based on need, ability to pay and willingness to partner. Interested families will need to attend an upcoming information session to apply. Information sessions will be held Wednesday, July 13 at 6 p.m. and Thursday, July 14 at 9 a.m. at The Plaza Hotel & Suites in Eau Claire in the “Clearwater A” meeting room.
Walk to End Alzheimer’s Sept. 24.
They need volunteers to help with set-up, clean-up, registration, water stops, promise garden, the T-shirt tent and so much more. All interested volunteers should visit their volunteer page for more information about event day roles and responsibilities.
Check out our 60th Anniversary “Living History” booklet.