Boards, Committees, and Groups

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Bloomington, IL has a number of opportunities for people to serve including:

  • Church Council – manages the business of the church and oversees the other boards
  • Board of Elders – those who help Pastor with the service and help to tend to the spiritual needs of the members of Good Shepherd
  • Board of Stewardship – those who work on various programs related to our stewardship of the gifts God has given us, whether they be gifts of time, talent, or treasure
  • Board of Evangelism – those who work on ways to spread the Word of God in our community through community outreach programs
  • Board of Education – oversees the administration of Sunday School, Vacation Bible School, and other educational matters outside of Worship
  • Board of Trustees – those who oversee matters relating to the physical property of the church
  • Ushers – assist with communion and distribution of bulletins for Worship
  • Acolytes – assist with lighting the candles during the Worship service
  • Choir – contributes to Worship via song
  • Altar Guild – prepares the Altar for Worship including paraments and setting up for Communion
  • Prayer Chain – offers prayer for requested needs
  • Nursery Attendants – provides supervision for children who need time outside of Worship