Monthly Archive: November 2013

Nov 25

A Message From Talbot

Hello LifeGroup Leaders! Below is November’s video message. We hope you are encouraged, challenged, and learn more about what’s happening in the LifeGroup ministry of GSUMC!

Nov 18

Love Always Trusts

     “[Love] always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.” After visiting a LifeGroup last night, I found myself meditating on Paul’s definition of love in 1 Corinthians 13:4-7, particularly these words from verse 7. They were written to a community in Corinth that was struggling with people showing off, claiming to be greater because …

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Nov 15

News to Know, November 2013 Edition!

News to Know, November 2013 Edition 1.) Many of you will be ending the Not A Fan LifeGroup curriculum shortly. If you’d like some suggestions on what curriculum to do next, feel free to e-mail or call Chris Thayer. You can also visit the LifeGroup Library and see what Group Curriculum is available. I highly …

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Nov 12

November, 2013 LifeGroup Snapshot

Hello LifeGroup Leaders! It’s time again to give our periodic report of LifeGroup attendance to the Methodist General Conference. In addition, we’re taking this opportunity to capture and verify some other information to continue to serve you and the people of Good Shepherd as best we can! Please take a few minutes to fill out …

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Nov 11

Translating Peter’s Reinstatement

     Language is an ever morphing & sometimes difficult to understand reality. It often behaves erratically and is almost impossible to master. Throw a second language into the mix, try to translate it into the first language, and it becomes exponentially harder. It’s little wonder that Bible translators dedicate much of their life to understanding …

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Nov 06

RITI LifeGroup Challenge!

Two Weeks ago you read about RITI starting back up and the opportunity your LifeGroup has to be a part of it HERE. Well, in just two weeks 324/525 slots have been filled! We still have several opportunities for your LifeGroup to serve on Friday nights, though all dinner service spots are now at capacity. …

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Nov 04

One With Them

     About two years ago I was in Orissa, India – the same state in India that you may have heard about in the news a few weeks ago as a large and powerful cyclone made its landfall there. You may not have heard, however, that in 2008 it was also the location of intense …

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