Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

7600 Cahill Avenue, Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076 651.451.6225 Get Directions

Adult Event Ministry


Adult Chili Cook-off: The 2nd annual chili cook-off will be February 17, 2018.   Adults can try various chili recipes and enjoy an evening of fun with others.

Women of Good Shepherd Dinners: Spring Salad Luncheon in April and Christmas Brunch in December.

Advent & Lenten Soup Supper: A soup supper is offered for people to enjoy a delicious meal and fellowship before the Wednesday evening Advent and Lenten services.



Ladies Outings: Each month, women of Good Shepherd go out to eat, attend a play/theater or take a day trip. These events are typically on Wednesday or Thursday evenings. Please check the calendar on the church website to see when the next event is.

Ladies Day Trip on Saturday, July 22nd: Ladies of Good Shepherd have a day trip planned that includes visiting the candy store in Jordan, MN followed by lunch at the Buffalo Tap. The candy store offers much more than candy including old soda pops, puzzles, pies, etc.

Ladies Night out on Thursday, November 30th. Dinner at B52 in Inver Grove Heights.

Card & Game Night: On the fourth Thursday of the month at 6:00pm join others at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church for an evening of fun and fellowship as we enjoy cards and games. Bring your favorite board game or join others in a card game of friendly competition. Attendees should bring a dish to share as we will (in Lutheran tradition) have a light evening meal while enjoying fellowship. For additional information contact Jim Smeby 651-492-1738 or Linda Baker 651-455-8043.  September 28, October 26, November 30

Annual Congregational Camping Trip: The 2nd annual congregational camping trip planning is under way.  By popular vote we are going to Highland Ridge at Eau Galle Lake, Spring Valley, WI.  Camping weekend for 2018 is June 15-17 with a potluck dinner Saturday evening the 16th.  Space is limited; if you are interested, please contact the church office or the adult ministry team. or

Painting Class: Coming the winter of 2018. A Jay Rupp painting class will be offered at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church on a Saturday from 10:00 am – 1:30 pm.   Watch the bulletin and website for the day and details.


Dinners, Theatres, Tours, Outings:

Sister Act/Chanhassen Dinner Theatre:  On Saturday, December 16th join others for the hilarious story of Deloris Van Cartier a wannabe diva whose life takes a surprising turn when she witnesses a crime and the cops hide her away in the last place anyone would expect – a convent!.  A bus will pick up those attending at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church at approximately 10:00 am and drop them off at the church at approximately 4:30 pm.  The cost is $94 which includes transportation, dinner and the show.   To reserve your spot, call 651-383-4244 to pay with a credit card or send a check to:  Big Dreams, 7613 Blackwell Ct. North, Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076.  Please make sure to note that you are with the Good Shepherd group.  For more information check out the Chanhassen Dinner Theatre website.

Annual Craft Sale: On November 17 & 18, the Prayer Shawl group will be hosting our Annual Craft Show. About 30 vendors will display and sell items in the fellowship area. For more information or to obtain a contract for vendor space, please contact the church office at 651-451-6225 or Linda Baker at 651-455-8043.