Widowers in Grief Support

An informal gathering where you give you support to and receive support from those who are also grieving the loss of their wives.  Meets the second Friday of each month at 9 am.  

Contact  Caring Ministry
563-5304
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Book Club

Calling all readers! Enjoy monthly book selections, great discussions and refreshments once a month.

Contact  Mary Morin
816-356-8128
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Caring Ministry

Serves the sick, home & facility-bound and bereaved of the parish. This ministry focuses on the health of our members in body, mind and spirit.

Contact Caring Ministry
563-5304
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Catholic Career Roundtable

Serves the unemployed with a goal to increase self-perception, knowledge of the job market and the development of skills needed to find employment.

Contact Philip Morgan
816-582-1809
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CYO

Organizes, coordinates, fosters and encourages athletic activities (football, volleyball, cross country, flag football, basketball, and track) for all Good Shepherd parish youth in accordance with Christian sportsmanship standards. For students in grades 2-8.

Contact Jack Rutherford
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CYO Sports Page

Donut Sundays

Stop by the Social Hall for donuts and coffee after morning Masses once each month. Meet friends, new and old, in a relaxed and friendly environment.

Contact Janet Rokusek
816-383-1903
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El Salvador Ministry

Promotes and educates parishioners about our 28 year sistering relationship with El Buen Pastor community in El Salvador through an annual celebration in November and invitations to members to accompany our annual delegations to El Salvador.

Contact  Teresa Aley
268-4921
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More about El Salvador Ministry

Fall Festival

A day of parish fun for all ages annually in September, complete with carnival games, silent auction, used book and jewelry sales, entertainment and food.  This year: Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017 10-4 pm.

Contact   Mary Losik
563-5311
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Family Connections

Meet families with children ages birth to pre-K for social and service events, play dates and other activities as desired.

Contact David and Tonya Gast
268-0962
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More about Family Connections

Grief Support

Supports those experiencing grief due to the loss of a loved one, facilitated by professionals and volunteers. 4 weeks in the fall.

Contact   Caring Ministry
563-5304
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Knights of Columbus

This fraternal service organization participates in a variety of service projects i.e. Respect Life, Fish Frys, youth free-throw contest, support for parish-wide festivals, etc. Fraternal initiation required. Meets monthly on Tuesday evenings.  Open to men over 18.

Contact    Grand Knight: Lonny White
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Knights of Columbus page

LOLLAPALOOZA

Good Shepherd's annual charity auction and dinner benefits both church and school.  This gala social event has raised over $2.9 million for select church and school projects in the past 19 years.  Next gala is on Friday, April 27, 2018. We hope you join us for a fun evening!  

Contact Mary Losik
563-5311
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Lollapalooza page

Men’s Soccer Club

Join the parish team to play recreational soccer.  Open to men 18 years of age and older.  Meets weekly throughout the year for practice and scheduled games.  

Contact    David Valdiviezo
 991-5239            

Mental Health Awareness & Support

Mental Health Awareness (Shepherds of Hope) meetings are offered the first Monday of the month (September - May), extending comfort and support to those who have been affected by any mental health illness or disorder.

Contact   Alison Beloin Dean
563-5304
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Prayer Shawl Ministry

Meet other knitters and crocheters on the second Saturday each month. Your completed shawls are blessed and shared with people in need of comfort and consolation. If you would like to learn to knit or crochet, we would be happy to teach you! 

Contact   Mary Morin
816-356-8128
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Respite Care

Provides temporary relief for the caregiver of dependent individuals, staying for 2 - 4 hours as needed.

Contact    Caring Ministry
563-5304
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Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts

Lead, monitor and encourage all children grades K-8 to achieve and become leaders in the parish and community. Leaders must be VIRTUS certified.

Contact Boy Scouts (6th grade and up): Venetia McFarlin, 908-4976, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ;
Cub Scouts (1st-5th grade): Kelly Parker, 638-3212, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ;
Girl Scouts: Carey O’Malley, 244-3013, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Scouts pages

Socials for Seniors

Shepherd’s Friends, a social group for seniors, offers monthly programs of special interest to mature adults of our parish while promoting friendship and service in a social atmosphere.

Contact   Ginger Kroos
707-3048
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Trivia Night

A fun night to test your knowledge of trivia against other trivia buffs of all ages.  Saturday, January 27, 2018.

Contact    Amy Nyberg
816-215-9557
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Welcome Brunch for New Members

An event to introduce new members to other new and existing parishioners of Good Shepherd.  Find out about the many opportunities to serve others and meet new friends. Enjoy a complimentary brunch held semi-annually.  Invitations sent to all new members joining the parish in the last 6-7 months.

Contact    Tim Garrett
785-317-2784
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Widows in Grief Support – WIGS

Offers peer support, friendship and social events for other widows. Share experiences, stories and faith while receiving and giving comfort and hope.

Contact    Mary McComb
829-6106
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