PAST EVENTS:

2016
Jan 31, 2016 annual Congregational Meeting Unofficial Minutes
Jan 31 Good Shepherd Memorial Service for Larry Jackson, a member for 42 years
LENT DAILY FASTING suggestions
Mon, March 14 4:30 childrens' Pretzel making
Thursday, March 17 Knitting Project (crocheting & mending
May 8 Blessing of the candles
May 15, 2016 Benefit Concert
The Good Shepherd Memorial Fund established the Youth Recognition Scholarship. This year's applications were due May 16

2015
Creation Care activities each month
Apr 14 Ministry Site Survey (congregational data for pastoral call)
Apr 26 Benefit Concert
May 17 Bridge of Books Drive (German School)

Summer: VBS at King of Kings
Nov ELCA calls on World Leaders to Protect God's Cretaion
Nov20 Internet Safety Talk
Time & Talent Survey
Church Committees 2015 reports

2014

TABLE TALK: 1PM each Wed, Feb 5, 12, 26
Topics for Lent "The Jesus We Never Knew"
Wed 1PM: 3/5; 3/12; 3/19; 3/26; 4/2; 4/9

2/9/2014: CJ Miller electric guitar concert
2/16/2014: Youth Bell Choir concert
3/2/2014: Brunch after service (to be joined by representatives of nearby Muslim Mosque)
4/6/2014: Professor Grafton: sermon and 1:30 discussion of Islamic faith
4/27/2014: 3PM classical concert to benefit Bayshore Lunch Program
5/12/2014: Pastor Jack submits retirement letter; last day July 27, 2014

2013
Mar11-Gettysburg-Choir
3PM-April 6-NJSYO
3PM-April 14 - Miae-students
VBS: July 22-26, 2013 $25 (1st child); Enrollment Form due by July 15
CROP WALK sponsors

2012:

CONCERTS IN CELEBRATION OF 45th ANNIVERSARY
2PM, March 24 NJSYO concert
7PM, April 28 Singing Boys of Pennsylvania
3PM, Sunday, May 6, Classical string & piano
VBS

May 20: COG initiatives: during and atter service presentations by COG: Janice Liebenow (VP & "cupboard coordinator") and Beverly Scarano, (Pres) 

2011:
Annual Meeting
was held Sun, Jan 23. Area churches met at Good Shepherd Jan 16 for "Week for Christian Unity"
Memorial Garden Dedication

Potluck Dinner Feb 20

COURAGE IN AGING March - April 5, Tuesday, 1:30 to 3PM "Counting our Blessings", and Dec 6, 2011.Questions? Ruth Elstad 732-864-0616

Bible Study; Thursdays, 1PM; Feb 17 thru April 14 "Meeting Jesus Again for the First Time"
(book authored by Marcus Borg)

EASTER WEEK SERVICES

Maundy Thursday, April 21, 7:30PM
Tenebrae, Friday, April 22, 7:30PM
Easter Sunday April 24; 9AM breakfast and easter egg hunt; 10AM service

May 1, 2011 3PM Benefit Concert (to benefit Japan)
(organized by Miae Park, with 3 students)

Sun, Dec 4, 3PM concert at Holmdel Comunity Church (World Relief to combat malaria) Miae Park organist; Robert Kim, Piano

Sunday, Dec 11, 5PM Annual Christmas Dinner

Sunday, Dec 18 Childrens' Christmas Play

Wed., Nov 23, 7:30
Community Thanksgiving Eve Service

Sunday, Nov 20, 4PM
interfaith service