Here is the Blue Sheet home devotional for the week of Sunday, April 14th. Please download and use in your household to sanctify your home with the Word and prayer this week!
THIS WEEK AT GOOD SHEPHERD
HOLY WEEK SERVICES ~Services will be offered each night this week, Holy Week. Please plan to come and devote yourself to the Word each night during this week when our Lord was in Jerusalem to die for us. It’s truly special to devote time each day to hear the Word of the Lord and pray together with your family in Christ.
- 4/15 Holy Monday Vespers – 7 p.m.
- 4/16 Holy Tuesday Vespers – 7 p.m.
- 4/17 Holy Wednesday Vespers – 7 p.m.
- 4/18 Maundy Thursday Divine Service – 7 p.m.
- 4/19 Good Friday Tenebrae Vespers – 7 p.m.
- 4/20 Holy Saturday Matins – 9 a.m.
- 4/20 Easter Vigil – 7 p.m.
EASTER SERVICES ~ Divine Service will be offered on Easter Sunday at 7 a.m. (Easter Dawn/Sunrise) and at 9:30 a.m.(Festival Divine Service). Please come and rejoice in celebration of our Lord’s resurrection from the dead!
EASTER BREAKFAST ~ A sign-up sheet is posted on the youth bulletin board for food donations and youth and parent help during the breakfast. Breakfast will be served for all from 8-9 a.m.!
EASTER EGG HUNT ~ All children are invited to look for Easter Eggs filled with treats next Sunday! Please meet in the narthex at 8:45 if you would like to participate.
SENIOR LUNCHEON ~ The next community senior luncheon will be held on Wednesday, 4/24 at noon. Sign up today to help serve and/or provide pies for dessert.
KICKBALL ~ All are welcome to play kickball at Waldrop Park in Sherman beginning at 4:00 on 5/4. Sign-up today!
TALK RADIO FOR HOLY WEEK ~ Issues, Etc. is a radio talk show and podcast produced by Lutheran Public Radio in Collinsville, IL and hosted by LCMS Pastor Todd Wilken. This week’s teachings include: The Church’s Observance of Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Vigil, The Holy Week Hymn “The Royal Banners Forward Go,” Apparent Contradictions in the Bible on the Crucifixion and more. You can listen live or on-demand at www.issuesetc.org and on the LPR mobile app.