Monthly Archives: July 2016

09/17/2016: Neighborhood BBQ

The Evangelization Team will be hosting a Neighborhood BBQ on Saturday, September 17th from 12:00-3:00. All are invited and admission is free.

Traditional fare of hot dogs, burgers, sausages, and barbecue chicken will be served, along with plenty of appetizers, side dishes, and desserts.

Enjoy music, laughter, and plenty of neighborhood stories to share. Entertainment and games will be provided for children and adults young at heart.

07/30-07/31: Food Pantry and New Day Outreach

Food Pantry and New Day Outreach

“…I assure you, as often as you did it for one of my least brothers, you did it for me.” Matthew 26:40. On the last full weekend of each month, we have an opportunity to respond to Jesus’ call for us to help those in need. Next weekend, July 30 & 31, is our Food Pantry and New Day Outreach weekend.

Food Pantry

This month our donations will go to the People First Food Pantry in Uxbridge. Please purchase an extra item or two when you do your shopping this week and bring them to church next weekend. Just a note: Food pantries are not allowed to distribute any food items that have expired; they have to throw them away. Please check expiration dates carefully if you bring an item from your home!! During the summer, with children at home, there is even more need for nutritious meals for children and their families. Pantry staples like pasta and sauce, soups, tuna, peanut butter & jelly, cereal, juice boxes, and healthy snacks are always welcome. Also appreciated are donations of paper goods. Please help!

New Day

Monies received in the Good Shepherd Church replica on the last weekend of each month are used to help individuals and families from our parish, and also to support various community causes. Your generosi

08/12/2016: Parish Family Trip to Canobie Lake Pak

We will be having a parish family trip to Canobie Lake Park in Salem, NH on Friday, August 12. St. Augustine’s Parish will join us on this trip. The bus will pick up at Good Shepherd at 8:30 AM and at St. Augustine’s at 8:45; we will return as close to 8:30 PM as possible. The cost is $30 per person and includes your all day pass to the park and water park and transportation by school bus. Those in grades 4 and under must be accompanied by an adult over the age of 21. Those in grades 6 through 12, who come on their own, will be supervised by adult leaders. If you would like to be an adult leader for this trip or need more information please contact Jean Peterson (508) 847-9524 or jpeterson@gsyouth.org. Payment and sign-up/permission form is due to the Youth Ministry office no later than

07/20/2016: Golf Outing Benefit

A golf outing to benefit Heather Goodwin will be held on Wednesday, July 20, at Blissful Meadows Golf Club. Registration is at 8 AM. Flyers are on church bulletin boards.

07/22/2016: Family Movie Night

Join us for Family Movie Night Friday, July 22~~8:30 to 11PM. All ages welcome! Come and enjoy a family movie night on the church lawn featuring the movie “Zootopia.” Free popcorn; bring snacks and drinks to share. If it rains, we will use the Youth Center.

07/25-07/29: Vacation Bible School

Good Shepherd & St. Augustine’s Vacation Bible School July 25-29~~9:30 AM to 12:30 PM VBS Mass Celebration: Sunday July 31, 10 AM (All here at Good Shepherd) If you were not here last weekend, more registration forms are located on the back table in the church.