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 […]
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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 or one of our […]
In the midst of the deep darkness of this Pandemic, the light has shined giving us some extraordinary moments of hope, peace, love, joy and faith. Have you experienced the light yourself? As a Good Sam Church, we want to capture some of those moments and put them in a book. Will you share yours? Just write what is on […]
If you like to read, or if you enjoy good conversation about books, this is the community for you! Our Book Group will meet to discuss Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens over Zoom on Monday, April 6 at 6:30 p.m. The best part? You don’t have to read the book to be a part of the chat (though […]
Good Samaritan’s own Brian Dixon, who serves as Director of Public Health Informatics for Regenstrief Institute and IU Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health at IUPUI, will join us for a one hour forum next Tuesday, March 31 from 7:00-8:00 p.m. on Zoom. He’ll offer general conversation about the coronavirus from the perspective of public health, some insights into […]