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The Weekly | Sunday, May 27th

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Continuing This Weekend


Don't Miss This!

Office Closed

The Church Office will be closed on Monday, May 28th in observance of Memorial Day.

Family BBQ

FLIPT is wrapping up with a giant family BBQ on Wednesday, May 30th. Don't miss it! The main course will be provided, you bring a dessert to share! RSVP to - and be sure to let her know what you're planning on bringing!

Got a Graduate?

Please contact Diana at or 562/493.2553 x114 if you have a Good Shepherd graduate. We would like to give them an "honorable mention" for their achievement!


Register for Vacation Bible School

Register for this year's VBS on our website today! Oh, and it's free!

Summer Camp at Forest Home

Don't let your 3rd-5th grader miss summer camp at Forest Home July 8th-13th. Cost: $300. Scholarships available! Check out the promo video on our website!


The Chronological Bible

Class is not meeting Sunday, May 27th. Will resume next week, June 3rd.

Life Line Screening

Monday, June 4th, from 9 to 4, offering $10 back for every member who signs up through the church and attends the screenings. Call the church office for information.


GSPC Literary Women

Meet Saturday, June 9th at 9:30am in the Fireside Room. Virginia will lead the discussion of two books by Jeannette Walls: Glass Castle and Half Broke Horses. Join us! Contact Marge or Barbara with questions.

One Day

Women of GSPC Don't miss out! Save Saturday, June 9th and plan to attend the Women of Faith event "One Day" at the Terrace Theater in Long Beach. You will be blessed as you dive deeper, laugh louder and grow stronger with other women of faith. Tickets are available on the patio. Contact Carol at 714/906.4407 with questions.

Save the Date!

Don't miss this year's Women's Retreat, "Strength for the Journey," November 9th-11th in Oxnard! Ticket sales begin May 19th.

Senior Adults

“Mystery Theater Dinner”

For a murderously magnificent time, join us for an evening of mystery, dinner, comedy and murder on Friday, June 29th at 6pm. Cost is only $55 for dinner, show, tax, valet parking and tip. Location: The Reef Restaurant on the water in Long Beach. Contact the church office for reservations or sign up at the Senior Adult table. Please pay when you sign up.

Monthly Luncheon

Join us on Wednesday, June 20th at Noon in Zirbel Hall. Joe Dobrick, Board Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist, will present information on the latest hearing aids and digital technology. Cost: $5. Sign up at the Senior Adult table Sunday.

Premier Club Luncheon

Dr. Nirav Patel will speak on strokes on Thursday, May 31st at 12:30pm in Zirbel Hall. Call 562/799.3200 to reserve a lunch.

Fit & Faithful

Not meeting Monday, May 28th (resuming Wednesday, May 30th). The Friday class will begin at 11am instead of 11:15am through the summer.

Opportunities to Serve

Serve our Community

Wednesday, June 6th at 10:30am, we are hosting a worship gathering for those in our community with Alzheimer's. Afterward, we will offer lunch, but need your help to greet or serve. If you're willing, please contact Pam at 562/430.4276.

The Way Out

Summer is a comin' and with it The Way Out's summer camp program for the kids and families of Hawaiian Gardens, Super Summer Camp (kids 9-11), Teen Camp (ages 12-18), Family Camp and Urban Camp. See Bill Irish or Robin Turner at the table on the patio to help make their dreams of a summer fun a reality!

Serve Our Kids

If you are interested in either serving as a teacher with Kindergarten/1st graders on Saturday nights or being a summer teacher for our Children's classes, contact Karen at or 562/493.2553 x104.

Vacation Bible School 2012

We are collecting these items for VBS crafts: 1/2 gallon clean milk cartons, small twigs, new popsicle/craft sticks, medium smooth pebbles, tacky glue, cloth ribbon (any color), cardboard egg cartons, flat buttons and small shells. If you would like to donate these items, please drop them off in the church office with Sue Gilmore's name on them! Thank you!

Save Your Recycling

We continue to collect aluminum cans and plastic bottles for the Quinonez family. No glass please. Drop off by the storage bins on Sunday mornings.

Study Guide

Download this week's Sermon Based Study Guide for this week's passage, Jonah 3.6-10.

Last Week

Miss gathering last Sunday? Click here to listen to or watch the message on Jonah 3.1-5:

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Invite A Friend!


Westminster Catechism

Question 7: What are the decrees of God?

Answer: The decrees of God are, his eternal purpose, according to the counsel of his will, whereby, for his own glory, he hath foreordained whatsoever comes to pass.

Campus Map

Trying to find a room at the church? Let our campus map show you the way.

This Week

What's going on this week? Click onto our calendar to find out!

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