Ash Wednesday and Lenten Schedule


Shrove Tuesday, February 9th

5:30 to 7:00 p.m.     Mardi Gras Dinner and Activities

Ash Wednesday, February 10th

7:30 a.m.    Holy Eucharist and the Imposition of Ashes

12:10 p.m.    Holy Eucharist (traditional language) and the Imposition of Ashes (with hymns)

6:30 p.m.    Holy Eucharist and the Imposition of Ashes (with music)

Fridays during Lent (beginning February 12th)

5:30 p.m.    Stations of the Cross

Wonderful Wednesdays (beginning February 17th)

5:30 to 6:45 p.m.    Family Meal (open to all)

5:00 to 7:00 p.m.    Christian Education for Children and Youth

7:30 p.m.    Evening Prayer

Heartland baroque
Concert by Heartland Baroque

Sunday, January 31st, 5:00 p.m.

This early music ensemble, comprised of musicians from North Carolina, Indiana, Maryland and California, will perform chamber music by 17th-century Venetian composers.  The program will include works by Bertali, Buonmente, Neri, Valenti, Fux, and Schmelzer played on baroque violins, dulcian, baroque cello, theorbo, and baroque guitar.

All are invited to this free concert and the reception that will follow in the parish hall. Childcare will be provided. For more information, please contact Lawrence Goering at 252-442-1134, ext. 224.

Mardi Gras Celebration

Tuesday, February 9th, 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.

Feast before the fast with traditional Louisiana food, music, and celebration: Gumbo cooked by Louisiana transplants, King Cake imported from New Orleans, mask making, games, ...

Join us for an evening of food and fun - or just enjoy a delicious meal with your family and friends. People of ALL ages are welcome. Bring yourself and a friend. Happy Mardi Gras!

Winter/Spring Youth Events
Plans are cooking for a fun and engaging season! From ski trip to service opportunities to Wonderful Wednesdays to "Happening 62" - it's all on here. Please print your calendar, stick it on your fridge, and contact Jeanne Shannon with any questions.
Wonderful Wednesdays are back!

Starting on February 17th


"Wonderful Wednesday" is your one weekly stop at Good Shepherd for

* a delicious nutritious low-cost meal for the entire family (without having to do dishes!)

* rehearsals for Children's and Good Shepherd Choirs

* Christian Education for children of all ages, youth, and adults

* community with old and new friends at Good Shepherd

Families can participate in as many or as few of the activities as they would like. The meal will be served from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. Detailed schedule of activities to be published soon.

Even if you have only time to eat - please join us. Everybody is welcome!
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