Sundays at 9:30 a.m.
Sunday School 10:45 a.m.

118 East Mason Street
Lena, IL 61048


Children's Education  & Enrichment

Sunday School
Sunday school meets September through May at 10:45 am for songs, Bible stories, prayer, crafts, and many creative ways to learn about God’s love together.  

Wild WednesdaySunday School, Confirmation, Youth Events, Family Fun and Service events, Summer Ministries Mission: to team with families in the growth of their child’s faith by providing a fun, loving, and safe community where children meet, love, and serve the Lord Jesus Christ.

The Good Shepherd Confirmation Program for 7th-8th grade youth will meet at Good Shepherd on on Sunday 10:45am-11:30am for learning, fun, and growing in relationship with Jesus.

God’s Global Barnyard
Sunday School Offerings
Sunday School collects offerings for ELCA World Hunger God’s Global Barnyard. (check their web site to learn about their life changing ministries in the United States and also in the world.) In 2018 Sunday School students gave the offerings to buy a pig, Bible, warm blanket, chicks, community vegetable garden, water filter, clinic visit for a child, vaccina-tion for a child, school supplies, stocking a back-pack with food, feeding a refugee family, solar-powered lantern, mosquito net, farming tools, honey bees, fruit tree, school fees, and a school uniform for a girl.

VBS 2014
Vacation Bible School 2018! All Aboard! Gospel Express. 

First CommunionFirst Holy Communion Preparation

“This is my body and blood which seals God’s promise, that your sins are forgiven.” Matthew 26:27 - 29

Youth & Children's Ministry Registration & Conduct Form
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Sunday School News
September 1st Sunday School Class begins
September 8th NO Sunday School - please help with Fall Festival parade or booth.
September 15th Sunday School,
                        Confirmation class begins (parents/confirmands meeting)
September 22nd Sunday School
September 29th Joint Sunday School & Confirmation class.

Save These Dates
October 12th Family outing at LOMC Autumn Fest 11:00am-3:00pm.
                    Meet at the church at 10:00am.
November/December Christmas Walk and Parade. (TBD)
December 15th Christmas Program

VBS 2018

VBS 2018
There were 30 children and 42 volunteers that helped make the 2018 VBS an enjoyable experience for our youth. The Good Shepherd Congregation thanks God for the energetic, talented generous members who led and helped with VBS 2018 Gospel Express.

Open Church
We provide games for Lena Weekly Gathering (June-August). 
Open ChurchOpen Church

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