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Welcome! The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd in Athens, Ohio is a diverse, welcoming, growing parish congregation, located on the campus of Ohio University - - Seeking to know and serve Christ in loving service to the Campus, the Community, and the world.
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1 February 2015;
8:00 a.m. Service: Holy Eucharist Rite I
10:30 a.m. Service: Holy Eucharist Rite II-D
Officiant: The Rev. Deborah Woolsey
8:00 a.m. Service - Holy Eucharist Rite I
(This early service, no music, is in the Bishop Black Chapel downstairs.)
9:00 a.m. - Christian Formation - Starting at 9:00 and ending at 10:00 is youth/adult Bible study in Hobson Lounge. A short coffee break follows between 10:00 and 10:25 followed by our regular 10:30 worship service, then coffee hour.
10:15 a.m. - Fully Staffed Nursery A fully staffed nursery is provided downstairs for children age 5 and younger. (However should parents prefer, children of all ages are of course always welcome throughout the entire service in the main church.)
10:30 a.m. Service - Holy Eucharist Rite II (This is a full service with music and choir, upstairs in the Nave.)
Lindley Inn: On the fourth Sunday of the Month at 2:00 p.m. we celebrate Holy Eucharist at Lindley Inn, 9000 Hocking Hills Dr., The Plains.
Upcoming Meetings and Events
Soul Biscuits, Friday, January 30, 5:00 p.m.
Parish Annual Meeting, Sunday, February 1, after 10:30 Service
Wednesday Free Lunch, February 4, 12 noon
Choir Rehearsal, Wednesday, February 4, 7:00 p.m.
Second Sunday Brunch, Sunday, February 8
Prayer Shawl Group, Tuesday, February 10
Wednesday Free Lunch, February 11, 12 noon
Choir Rehearsal, Wednesday, February 11, 7:00 p.m.
Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper, Tuesday, Feb. 17, 5:30 p.m.
Ash Wednesday, February 18
Wednesday Free Lunch, February 18, 12 noon
Choir Rehearsal, Wednesday, February 18, 7:00 p.m.
Prayer Shawl Group, Tuesday, February 24
We are pleased to announce that on January 25, 2015, The Rev. Deborah Woolsey became the Priest-In-Charge for the Church Of The Good Shepherd. Check HERE for biographical information.
WELCOME TO THE EPISICOPAL CHURCH OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD! Whoever you are and wherever you are on your journey of faith, we welcome you in the name of Jesus.
Good Shepherd currently in transition between Priests until February 2015.
FOR PASTORAL NEEDS please contact The Rev. Deborah Woolsey at 937-689-8895 (C) or 740-593-6877 (Church, home phone pending) or by e-mail at email@example.com.
TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT GOOD SHEPHERD please contact Allyn Reilly, Senior Warden, at 740-592-2596 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
THE MINISTERS OF THE CHURCH are the whole People of God. To inquire about various ways to participate, please speak to one of the clergy or staff. Please consult Ministries and Ways to Serve for more information on what we do.
Rev. Deborah Woolsey, Priest-in-Charge
Allyn Reilly, Senior Warden
Marsha Reilly, Music Director
Barbara Martin, Office Administrator
Church of the Good Shepherd
64 University Terrace
Athens, Ohio 45701-2913
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10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Monday thru Thursday.
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