We collect non-perishable food for the Watertown Food Pantry every Sunday. The need in our community is great, so please help us help those without. Please bring a donation with you to church!
Christmas is Coming

Christmas Pageant: Sunday, Dec. 21, 10 am.

Christmas Eve Candlelight Eucharist, Dec. 24, 5 pm (with reception following).

Christmas Day - Feast of the Incarnation of our Lord, Dec. 25, 10 am.

You are welcome at the Church of the Good Shepherd!
The Church of the Good Shepherd is an Episcopal community of joyful believers, where children

are full members of the church. We experience Christ in our liturgy, in prayer, in our work for 

justice and peace, and in each other. We find strength and resilience in the combined abilities of 

all our members. We strengthen our faith and understanding through formation and community 

engagement. We take care of one another and our neighbors. We welcome you.
The Church of the Good Shepherd is an Episcopal community of joyful believers, where children

are full members of the church. We experience Christ in our liturgy, in prayer, in our work for 

justice and peace, and in each other. We find strength and resilience in the combined abilities of 

all our members. We strengthen our faith and understanding through formation and community 

engagement. We take care of one another and our neighbors. We welcome you.
The Church of the Good Shepherd is an Episcopal community of joyful believers, where children

are full members of the church. We experience Christ in our liturgy, in prayer, in our work for 

justice and peace, and in each other. We find strength and resilience in the combined abilities of 

all our members. We strengthen our faith and understanding through formation and community

engagement. We take care of one another and our neighbors. We welcome you.

The Church of the Good Shepherd is an Episcopal community of joyful believers, where children are full members of the church. We experience Christ in our liturgy, in prayer, in our work for justice and peace, and in each other. We find strength and resilience in the combined abilities of all our members. We strengthen our faith and understanding through formation and community engagement. We take care of one another and our neighbors. We welcome you. 


Our Rector is the Rev. Amy McCreath.
This Week at CGS
Monday, December 15 -- Education for Ministry (EfM), 6:30 pm. This college-level survey of scripture, theology, and Christian history meets weekly throughout the academic year. For more information, click here.

Wed., Thurs., Fri.Morning Prayer7:15 am. A quiet service of scripture and prayer to start your day, using the Daily Office of the Episcopal Church.

Wednesday, December 17 -- Bogue/Flynn Marriage Blessing, 5:30 pm.

Thursday, December 18 -- Hidden Brook Contemplative Prayer Service, 7 pm.  A beautiful service of candle-lighting, poetry, chant, silence, and prayer. A holy pause in your busy week.

Friday, December 19 -- Pastoral Response Team, 11 am. Join us for Noonday Prayer and discussion of how best to respond to the needs of those in the parish and the community. Meets in the parish office.

Saturday, December 20 -- Greening of the Church, 10 am.
Help polish and shine, deck the halls, and prepare for the celebration of Christmas to come! Meet in the sanctuary.

Sunday, December 21  -- 4th Sunday of Advent, Christmas Pageant and Holy Eucharist, 10:00 am. Our children lead us in remembering the story of the incarnation of our Lord. Nursery open from 9:45 to 11:30 am.  Stay after church for refreshments and great conversation!

Advent is the season of preparation for the coming of Christ at Christmas and at the end of time. Our theme for this Advent is "crying out in our wildernesses." See the "events" page for details, and join us for this holy season!
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