Staying connected through digital ministry resources.
INSPIRED GIVING 2021
The Inspired Giving 2021 campaign is in full swing! Please visit our Inspired Giving page to find out more and make your Estimate of Giving for 2021.
You don't have to to go through the loss of a loved one alone. Our 13-week series is happening now. You may join us at any time. Find out more.
CURRENT REOPENING STATUS
We are remaining in Level 2 and reassessing regularly. Currently:
We will assess entering Level 3 in March based on the most recent health and government data available. Level 3 is the gradual phasing in of on-campus ministry on a limited basis and with safety precautions in place.
SUNDAY SERVICES AND PROGRAMS:
RISE AND SHINE! KIDS & FAMILY SUNDAY SCHOOL
Together@Home lessons and activities will post to our Youth & Families page each Friday, so you can prepare. Sunday school meets distanced, outdoors on the second and fourth Sunday at our 5:00 PM outdoor service.
10:00 AM: SUNDAY SERVICES
Sunday video services will air live on Facebook and YouTube at 10:00 am sharp. The Sunday bulletin will be published on Saturday so you can be ready to go!
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM: COMMUNION FROM RESERVED SACRAMENT
We will offer the consecrated host to any who wish to receive during this hour. This will not be a full service, and staff will be on site to ensure proper social distancing for those participating. Detailed instructions can be found here.
Weather permitting, distanced, masks required. Holy Eucharist Rite II on the second and fourth Sunday of each month at 5:00 PM. Sunday school breakout time for K-5th grade is also offered at this service. No registration necessary. Meet on the field and bring a chair.
This website is full of digital resources and information to keep you active in the life of the parish. If you are new to Good Shepherd or this site, please let us know you're here by clicking on the speech bubble in the the blue circle on any page of our site.
READ OUR NEW GENEROSITY STATEMENT
GOOD SHEPHERD MUSIC ARCHIVE
WE'VE GONE LIVE!
We are now using our livestream capability so that we are there for all members of our parish, our community, and the world! Our services will air live at 10:00 am every Sunday so that even if we're worshipping apart, we're worshiping together!
FOOD PANTRY Noon to 2:00, Tuesdays and Thursdays!
Open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:00-2:00 pm. Please tell your friends and neighbors that this community service is available for ANYONE in need of food assistance. NEW MORE FLEXIBLE DROP OFF HOURS: non-perishable food items may be left with a Food Pantry attendant during operating hours OR left at Pennies for Heaven during their operating hours of Tuesday through Friday from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm. Thank you!
HAND CRAFTING MINISTRIES
Something new...cowls for our Seafarers' Ministry. We're also making masks, prayer shawls, hats, scarves, and more! Our Mask Ministry volunteers are creating face masks for those who need them. We have created and distributed hundreds so far! Want to help? Find out more.
We appreciate your generous donations of clothing and household items to our thrift shop, Pennies For Heaven. Great news! Pennies is now open Tuesday through Friday from 11:00 am until 3:00 pm! Please drop off donations during store hours, or contact us at 561-406-2923 to arrange. Shop Pennies on Ebay.
Check back regularly for news and information.
Click here to see our YouTube video that takes you through registration step by step. It also features helpful information about attending church in person.
You can also register by calling or dropping by the church office during office hours: Tuesday through Friday from 10 AM to 2 PM.
Open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:00 - 2:00. Drive up service. We are also accepting donations of non-perishable items at these times, OR drop off your items at Pennies for Heaven during their operating hours. See our stop-light encoded supply list of current needs, updated twice weekly!
Get the support you need and find ideas for healthy living while we're social distancing.
Can you knit? Are you able to help with our food pantry? Explore ways to serve while social distancing.
Good Shepherd is a vibrant Episcopal church located in the coastal community of Tequesta, Florida. Our virtual site is a way we can all stay connected even if we can't be together. Even if you've never been here, you are welcome to participate! We have a place for you!
Please visit our school website for specific information and guidance in this time of national emergency.
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