8:15 am Worship God’s word is proclaimed and God’s grace received through Holy Communion. Use of more contemporary musical settings of the liturgy are accompanied by piano, organ, percussion, guitar, bass guitar, and choir. Instruments complimenting the core can include strings, winds, brass, and synthesizer. Gifts of music and praise are also offered by various ensembles like handbells, youth and children’s choirs, dulcimer, and African drum.
9:45 am Worship God’s word is proclaimed and God’s grace received through Holy Communion framed by the traditional Lutheran liturgies in the Evangelical Lutheran Worship resource. Core instruments at the second morning worship service are organ and piano. Instruments complimenting the core include percussion, strings, winds, brass, and synthesizer. Special musical offerings from the groups above also compliment a more traditional style of Lutheran worship at this worship time. Rides to the 9:45 am service are available for visitors and members of Good Shepherd from nearby retirement communities and apartment complexes who cannot drive themselves.
Peace Worship at 5:30 pm A more contemplative style of worship brings the day to a close. At the core of worship is God’s word proclaimed and God’s grace received through Holy Communion. Piano and guitar accompanied Taizé meditations and new and familiar hymns are sung.
WOW Worship A monthly multi-sensory, participatory worship service designed for young families and children of all abilities, and open to everyone. WOW is a friendly, welcoming service for all that incorporates a picture worship schedule, instruments, and simple, memorable music. Pizza dinner is served at 5:15, and worship is 5:30-6:00 pm. Check out upcoming WOW worship service dates.