October 9, 2020   Dear Good Samaritans, It is with mixed emotions that I write to share with you that I have accepted a new call to serve as the Dean and Rector of Christ Church Cathedral, Indianapolis. I am incredibly proud of all we have done together over the last five and a half years in planting and cultivating […]
Ready to take a step in spiritual maturity and learn more about the Bible, but aren’t sure where to start? Our Basic Bible seminar begins this Sunday, September 13 at 11:00, just after our worship on Zoom. We’ll offer an overview of different segments of the Bible every other week through October, and the goal of our class is to […]
Dear Good Samaritan, do you want to grow exponentially in your spiritual life? The secret, wise sages have found out over the years, is to face a significant adversity or crisis and to stay present with that adversity rather than “checking out” or “numbing out.” If ever there was a season of adversity to try to learn how to be […]
Being a follower of Jesus Christ is about action as well as beliefs. There are six core holy habits or practices that can help us grow into more mature followers of Jesus who love, serve, and include all people, no exceptions. If you’ve ever wondered “Okay, so I say I am a Christian, now what?,” then join Father Gray and […]
Dear Good Samaritans, On Sunday, your Bishop’s Committee discussed the Re-Opening Guidelines we received last week from the Episcopal Diocese of Indianapolis. We commend the Bishop’s document for your review. Of particular note in Bishop Jennifer’s guidelines: No congregation is required to return to its church building for in-person public worship. We have the bishop’s full support if we judge […]
Good morning! Zoom is having some system-wide outages this morning. Our link (https://us02web.zoom.us/j/756847392) is not working for some…please, if you’re having difficulties, try calling in at +13017158592 or watch us on Facebook Live at 9:55 a.m.!
As part of our ministry of loving, serving, and including all people, no exceptions, Mother’s Day at Good Sam’s is a little different. When children are baptized here, we all promise to do all in our power to raise up our all of children in a life in Christ. This means that all of our children are nurtured by everyone […]
Please join us for the May meeting of the Book & Fellowship Group. We will be meeting via Zoom.  Our book for the month is Pachinko by Min Jin Lee (National Book Award Finalist). You can find a short description of Pachinko below, as well as links to buy the book. All are welcome to join us, regardless of whether or […]
WHAT ARE WE DOING?  We are collecting non-perishable, easily prepared food for families living in an extended stay hotel.  We are working with Family Promise and the Hendricks County Food Pantry Coalition to help fill the need as these agencies are currently overwhelmed.  If each Good Sam’s family can spare just a few items from their pantry, we will be […]
Did you know that we have a group of Good Samaritans designated to pray for the needs of our community? Our Prayer Angels maintain a list of prayer requests and pray regularly for these people! Identifying information is removed unless specifically requested otherwise. If you have a prayer request, you can submit it directly to prayers@churchthatserves.wpstagecoach.com or one of our […]