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Psalm 23 | Sunday at 10am

Join in Worship Sunday at 10am

Hi <<First Name>>,

On Sunday at 10am at we continue our summer sermon series in Psalm 23, engaging the phrase "You Prepare a Table." Download our Worship At Home Bulletin.

Stream it or call into our Sunday morning service at 10am on the telephone at 1 (408) 638 0968. When prompted, enter the meeting ID: 973 9624 7444, then #. When asked for a participant number, simply touch # again.

Study Guide  

Engage this week's study guide at Download previous weeks and/or receive study guides via email at

Virtual Life Group

Join in this week’s Virtual Life Group to engage Psalm 23 on Thursday, August 13th at 4pm by clicking

Be in Prayer

For for Craig and Thea Walker and family on the passing of Helen, Craig's mother, on August 1st, Bob Hodges (declining health), Evie Anderson's Mom (recovering from a fall), Vern and Marti Johnson and family on the passing of their daughter, Denise, on July 28th, Vonnie Lindgren (following hip surgery), Marilyn Austin (hip surgery, mother of Marsha Stanton), Harriet Pavidis (recovering from pneumonia), Pat Pearce (recovering from illness), Molly Isle (following surgery for a brain tumor), Joe Ryan (cancer treatments), John Merchant (recovering from hip replacement surgery), Jaime (Judy Rogers' daughter, experiencing spiritual warfare), Lorraine Porter (heart), LaRae Boone (cancer), Lamar Wall (declining health), and Ginney Elmgreen (who is undergoing treatments). Prayer for essential workers and for strength. Prayer that during this difficult season, God would use us to draw new believers to a life of following Jesus. 

Nominations for Church Leadership Positions 

The open positions needed for Elder are: Children/Family Ministry, Membership, Mission Affinity and Worship. Deacon positions needed are: Memorial Receptions, Health, College Ministry and Home Communion. Please give prayerful consideration for someone you may wish to nominate (it can be yourself). Please be sure to ask a person you wish to nominate to be sure they are willing. More information will be forthcoming.  

Local Missions - Rising TIDE After-school Program 

Rising TIDE After-School program needs school supplies! Help support Covenant Presbyterian and this 200 kid program! Please put a few items in your shopping cart or use Amazon while shopping this month. Ginney Elmgreen will be in the church parking lot every Monday during August, 10-10:30am, to collect your donations. All supplies needed except backpacks  (Long Beach schools are only on-line this year).
Contact Ginney at 562/505.1182 or for information.   

Stephen Ministers 

Having a difficult emotional and/or spiritual time lately? Stephen Ministers at Good Shepherd are available to listen and pray with you as you share what is on your heart and mind during these stressful days. Stephen Ministers care. All care is confidential. To learn more about receiving a Stephen Minister, contact Marie Crenshaw at 714/321.5362 or Pastor Bryan at

For Our Children 

Good Shepherd Kids is continuing to stay    on an online format! Click Here
to check out Kid's Church this week! All you need is blank paper and coloring supplies.
Email Janae at for questions. 

Parking Lot Water Fight
Join us Sunday, August 16th at 12pm for a Water Gun Fight. Please plan to bring your own water gun and wear clothing you do not mind getting wet. I have little pools set up on the outside of the parking lot for you to fill up!  Parents are encouraged to participate! 

For Our Youth

Online Zoom calls: no Monday Zoom Gathering on August 10th. Thursday Seal Beach Meet Up: no meet up on August 6th or 13th. Look forward to getting back into the swing of things after the 13th!! Josh Higgins, Director of Youth Ministry

Financial Needs

If you have financial needs during this season, please email for a confidential benevolence funds request.

Support the Ministry  

If you are financially able during this season, please continue resourcing the cause of Christ in our community. We are receiving checks sent by mail to 11600 Los Alamitos Blvd., electronic funds transfer (EFT) from banks, as well as offerings via, by texting GSPC to 77977, and via PushPay.

Tomorrow's Songs

  1. Fairest Lord Jesus
  2. Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing
  3. Do It Again

Last Week's Sermon

Your Rod and Your Staff

Submit Prayer Request  

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Phone: 562/493.2553


8/10 - Pauline Willems
8/17 - Chris Zato
8/19 - Ava Ullerich
8/21 - Barbara Rodgers
8/24 - Audrey Fairfield
8/29 - Mary Lou Clark
8/30 - Lorraine Porter
8/31 - Bob Keester


8/11 - Hugh & Virginia Osmera
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