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Pentecost 6, Proper 10, Year A Deacon Cindy Roehl Mary, Mary, quite contrary, how does your garden grow? How many remember that nursery rhyme as a child? And, if anyone were to answer that question asked of Mary, they would probably say, by planting seeds in good soil, making sure it gets good sunlight, water, […]

Women of the Bible

This study was completed. Like any of our studies, if there is sufficient interest, it may be brought back into rotation. A 1st Sunday monthly study and discussion lead by Deacon Cindy Roehl using the book: Women of the Bible This complete and insightful guide to the Bible’s most famous and infamous, named and unnamed, […]


Signs of Life: Why Church Matters – Light First Sunday in Lent, Year A Deacon Cindy Roehl Can you believe it’s already Lent? I love the season of Lent. Since we set aside time each year to spiritually prepare for Christmas Day, it only makes sense to set aside time to spiritually prepare for the […]

The Word Made Flesh

The Word Made Flesh 1st Sunday After Christmas, Year A Deacon Cindy Roehl Have you noticed that just this weekend, in many homes and neighborhoods, the decorations have already come down? We have all been waiting a long time, and suddenly, for many, the day has come and gone. Ours is still here because, actually, […]

Our Living God

Our Living God Veterans Day Pentecost 22, Proper 27, Year C Deacon Cindy Roehl A young boy had just gotten his driving permit. He asked his father, who was a minister, if they could discuss the use of the car. His father took him to his study and said to him, “I’ll make a deal […]

Give Him Praise

Give Him Praise Pentecost 18, Proper 23, Year C Deacon Cindy Roehl   I cannot start this sermon without sharing with you what a few of us from Good Shepherd experienced this weekend. Pastor Becky and I were joined by your delegates for convention and a few others from here at Good Shepherd and we […]