The United Methodist Church of the Good Shepherd in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania celebrates over 50 years of ministry in our community and the world. The family and friends of Good Shepherd take seriously our task of serving God, who lovingly cares for each of us. We believe the required response is to reach out and share the Good News with others as a serving community of Jesus Christ.
Sadly, long-time member Joan S. Meno passed away on November 12, 2017. Joan’s Life Celebration will be held on Thursday, November 16th, beginning at 9:00 a.m. at John F. Givnish Funeral Home, 10975 Academy Rd., Phila., followed by her Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m.
You may find more information here.
Prayer & Fellowship
Come join us on Wednesdays 6:15 – 6:50 PM (in the sanctuary).
Prayer is one of the most effective tools for the Body of Christ.
The Scripture says: “And pray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests. With this in mind, be alert and always keep on praying for all the Lord’s people.” (Ephesians 6:18 NIV).
Wednesday 1:00 PM Bible Study continues in the Choir Room. Everyone is welcome!
United Methodist Loans and Scholarships for higher education
The United Methodist Scholarship and Loan Programs are a churchwide educational service providing scholarships and loans to help supplement the financial needs of today’s students. Funding for these scholarships and loans are provided through offerings, wills, annuities, and other designated gifts. Read more…
UMCmarket is the United Methodist Church’s gateway to micro-donations through online shopping. UMCmarket has been vetted and proven by the United Methodist Church’s General Council of Finance and Administration, GCFA, as a new way to create income-streams to our local churches and their ministries. All donations acquired through the member’s shopping goes directly to our churches or church-related organizations. Read more…