Lenten Art Work From The Gospels At Episcopal Church Of The Good Shepherd

Thursday, March 13, 2014
The Rev. Janice Robbins will preach Sunday at the 8 a.m. Rite I Holy Eucharist and the 10:30 a.m. Rite II Holy Eucharist at  the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 211 Franklin Road, Lookout Mountain.
 
At 9:15 a.m., the Adult Forum will meet in the Library. Matt Farr will help us look with new eyes at artwork based on several of the Gospels of Lent, including Temptation in the Desert, Woman at the Well, Jesus Heals a Blind Man and Raising of Lazarus.
The Lectionary Study in the conferencr room is a lively and interactive discussion of the lessons of the day. Shepherd's Study in the Youth Building is discujssing words and phrases that form our faith. Bringmg It Home in the Lupton Reading Room is for parents to come together for coffee and discussion. Our onversations may be about liturgical seasons, prayer and spirituality, Bible study, raising children, and being human trying to follow Christ all at the same time. The Adult Confirmation Class continues in Talbird Hall.
 
Lenten Morning Prayer is at 8:30  a.m. in the chapel on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays during Lent, concluding with Holy Eucharist on Friday, April 11.
 
Shepherd's Night Out on Wednesday, March 19, begins with worship at 5:30,  dinner at 6 by reservation, and at 6:40 Father Robert and Father Mac continue their series, Lenten Study in  Shepherd's Night Out with a look at some things you might want to give up for Lent. Wednesday we will consider giving up feelings of unworthiness.

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