On the first Sunday after Easter, the Church celebrates God's Divine Mercy. Join us for a special Divine Mercy Holy Hour Sunday from 4-5pm.
"God is truly 'rich in mercy' and extends it
abundantly upon those who appeal to Him
with a sincere heart.” (Pope Francis)
'First Friday' Tomorrow, Friday, April 1
Rosary, 8:30am; Mass, 9:00am; Eucharistic Adoration, 9:45am
(Mass and Adoration in Spanish, 7:00pm)
Join us this weekend!
- Coffee and Donuts - Stop by Creedon Hall Sunday morning for some sweet fellowship (thanks to our Youth Ministry volunteers who are hosting!)
- Sharing Sunday - Thank you for helping neighbors in need by bringing donations of non-perishable groceries. This week's donations stock the pantry at United Community Ministries (UCM).
- Help Those with Intellectual Disabilities - The second collection this weekend supports KOVAR, a Virginia Knights of Columbus Charity established in 1971 to provide financial assistance and training to those with intellectual disabilities. Thanks for your support and generosity!
- Get Your Tickets for the WorkCamp Dinner - Help send 35 high school students to WorkCamp! The Dinner - with Silent Auction and Raffle - is Saturday, April 30 at 6pm. Tickets on sale after Masses this weekend ($5/person). The teens - and the people they help - say "thank you!"
Easter Retreat - Continue the Easter Joy
Wednesdays through May 18, 7pm
Join us for our Easter series "The Risen Lord: The Face of the Father's Mercy"
- April 6: Father Ricardo Martín, "Unless I Have Seen ...."
- April 13: Father Matthew Zuberbueler, "Mercy for Breakfast"
- See full schedule HERE
The Spring Spaghetti Dinner Has Been Cancelled.
The dinner scheduled for April has been cancelled.We'll see you this Fall!
Take a Pilgrimage (No passport required!)
Saturday, April 9 - Join Father Tom and fellow parishioners for a pilgrimage to the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington DC. Sign up now to help us plan and to reserve your spot. (Mass at 10am, select a tour at 9am or 11am.) CLICK HERE
Webinar from Catholic Climate Covenant
What Difference has Laudato Si' Made in the Faith Community? Thursday, April 7, 3:00 - 3:45pm REGISTER HERE
Work at Good Shepherd!
Good Shepherd has an immediate opening for a part-time Receptionist / Administrative Assistant, supporting parishioners, volunteers, and visitors. Hours are Mon.-Thurs. 5pm-8pmand Sunday 8am-4pm. Candidates should send a cover letter, detailed work and education resume, and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. (See also our ONLINE AD)
Faith Direct - Never Hunt for Envelopes Again!
Thank you for signing up for online giving with Faith Direct. Your generosity supports the ministries of Good Shepherd parish, and using online giving helps us budget more efficiently, protect the environment ... and ends your weekly search for the checkbook and envelopes!