Jesus’ parable of the Sower and the seed gets you thinking. To be honest, there are times in my life where I have identified with all 4 categories! Knowing that God’s Word is important is one thing, but allowing time and space for it to take root, nourish and sustain me so that it can flourish can be another. I reap many benefits when I invest in his word. Imagine a world where we all bloom where we are planted! What would the landscape look like? Look out for the Growing Faith at Home resources coming in tomorrow’s Weekly News. There will also be a child friendly clip on this week’s parable. Why not follow up with a chat about its meaning with your family? God bless you and your week! Georgie #GSPV #goodshepherdparavista#growingfaithathome... See MoreSee Less
We're starting a new weekly post called Wednesday Wonderings! Each week Mardi will post a question for you to ponder. Feel free to share your answers in the comments! "God gives us blessings every day. It is important we reflect on them and are grateful. Complete this sentence: This week I am grateful for……………" #goodshepherdparavista #gspv #wednesdaywonderingsgspv... See MoreSee Less
For Pastor Reid’s interview this week he met with Anthea Courtney to hear her story of faith, life and service from Tasmania to Adelaide. Specifically, she rejoices in her ministry with Meet and Eat, the Monday night meals at Good Shepherd. ... See MoreSee Less
Love is like... a warm smile a friendly hello shared cups of coffee on a cold day an invitation a meal a .... (you fill it in) What does welcoming others look like for you? 💖THURSDAY - Service Serving together provides an opportunity to see people's gifts, faith and values in action. Do simple things that show God's love in the world. Open the door for someone, give up your seat, and smile!