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The Episcopal Church Of The Good Shepherd Announces Youth Sunday

The Episcopal Church Of The Good Shepherd Announces Youth Sunday

The Church Of The Good Shepherd Holds Youth Sunday And Other June Events

The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd welcomes all to join us on Youth Sunday.  On June 10th our 10 am service will be led by the young people of the congregation filling the roles of readers, preachers, and Eucharistic assistants.  Please join us as we mark God’s promise of renewal and hope through the ministry of our young people.  All are welcome at The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd.

Vacation Bible School 2018 Signup

Vacation Bible School (VBS) 2018 at The Church of the Good Shepherd starts Monday, July 9th.  VBS will run this year from Monday through Friday, 9 am to Noon, July 9 – July 13.  Campers ages 3 years to rising 4th graders are welcome to enroll; rising fifth graders through rising twelfth-graders are welcome to participate as counselors-in-the-making.  The fee is $50 per child, with a maximum of $100 per family regardless of the number of children.  Scholarships are available.  Pre-registration is requested; walk-in registration is available.  Contact the church office at 203-795-6577 or thegoodshepherd@optonline.net for more information.  Registration forms are available at www.thegoodshepherdorangect.org.  Please contact VBS Director Jennifer D’Inzeo at jenndinzeo@gmail.com with questions.

The Good Shepherd hosts Lifeline June 20th

Life Line Screening, a leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings, will offer their affordable, non-invasive and painless health screenings at Church of the Good Shepherd on 6/20/2018.  Five screenings will be offered that scan for potential health problems related to blocked arteries which is a leading cause of stroke; abdominal aortic aneurysms which can lead to a ruptured aorta; hardening of the arteries in the legs which is a strong predictor of heart disease; atrial fibrillation or irregular heart beat which is closely tied to stroke risk; and a bone density screening, for men and women, used to assess the risk of osteoporosis.  Register for a Wellness Package which includes 4 vascular tests and osteoporosis screening from $149 ($139 with our member discount).  All five screenings take 60-90 minutes to complete.  In order to register for this event and to receive a $10 discount off any package priced above $129, please call 1-888-653-6441, text the word circle to 797979 or visit www.lifelinescreening.com/communitycircle.

Guided Labyrinth Walk

Join us for our guided labyrinth walk on Saturday, June 16, at 9am down by Pryde Drive.  Once a month from April to November Rev. Diana leads a guided labyrinth walk.  No registration or fee required.  The labyrinth is located just off Pryde Drive on the church grounds and is available anytime to anyone for walking prayer and meditation.  The Good Shepherd labyrinth is listed with the World-wide Labyrinth Locator at http://labyrinthlocator.com/.

The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd is located on 680 Racebrook Road, Orange, Connecticut.  Sunday service times include Rite II Holy Eucharist without music at 8 a.m. and Rite II Holy Eucharist with music at 10 a.m.  For more information about The Church of the Good Shepherd’s many other programs, please call the Parish Office @ (203) 795-6577, email us @ thegoodspheherd@optonline.net, visit our website @ www.thegoodshepherdorangect.org, and, of course, check our Facebook page www.facebook.com/cgsorangect for frequent postings.

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