This event is being hosted by Good Shepherd of Downers Grove, but all are welcome to join us!
Easter Sunrise Service 04/15/17 6:30am – 7:30am Easter Festival Service 04/15/17 10:15am – 11:15am
Lent Services are every Wednesday night from 7pm – 8pm through 4/5. "The overall theme for the Lenten sermons for 2017 is "Repent: Turn to Jesus!" The theme "Repent: Turn to Jesus!" flows from the critical questions that occasioned the Ninety-five Theses and thereby the Lutheran Reformation: What is the essence of repentance? Is repentance Read more about 2017 Lent Services[…]
…the fix we are in – cursed and dying. But there is hope.
The Climax of the Christmas Season – Jesus Manifest to the World
Celebrate the Season Joyously! Step out of the hectic rush and reflect upon our everlasting hope because a Savior is born to you! Simple Supper Wednesdays, 6pm, November 30, December 7, 14 You are invited to a light supper making it convenient to come to Advent Vespers. Advent Services Wednesdays, 7pm, November 30, December Read more about Celebrate the Season Joyously![…]
The Advent wreath is a contribution of the German and Scandinavian traditions. It developed out of the simple use of an evergreen spray of fir, spruce, balsam, or pine placed near the hearth. The wreath is plain, without any ornamentation of ribbon or bow. The evergreen of the wreath represents the life that is Read more about Advent Wreath[…]
“There’s no place like home for the holidays,” the song goes. This time of the year finds many people thinking about home, making travel plans to go home, or getting excited about loved ones coming home for the holidays to celebrate. How fitting that we take time to celebrate the home in heaven that Jesus Read more about Advent Services[…]
During Advent, “Simple Suppers” will be served from 6:00 pm to 6:30 pm before the mid-week services. Please sign up if you plan to attend so the hostesses will know approximately how many to prepare for. Hope to see you there. Thanks!
Five Kernels of Corn It was a cold, gray day on November 15, 1620. The Mayflower rode at anchor near the shore, while a group of eager men set out in a small boat to explore the desolate, barren land to which they’d come. One of the first things they discovered near the beach Read more about FIVE KERNELS OF CORN[…]