Good Shepherd Free Lutheran Church


120 SW 2nd St, Madison, SD 57042

Mail to: P.O. Box 371

Phone: 605-427-9400




 I Am the Good Shepherd I know My own and My own know Me

John 10:14

Disciples for Christ,
for life, for every member, for all the world.



If anyone would like to know more about becoming a member,

please contact

Pastor James Lindgren (507-227-7368)


Pastor Dean Feistner (605-480-1790)  


For more information about our Pastors click on this link: Our Pastors







Youth and Family Activities: For students 6th - 12th grades and their
families. Please invite friends. Please contact Debbie F. if you plan on attending the following events and for more information and questions.
  Confirmation - Wednesdays from 4:15 - 5:15 pm. 
  Youth Group - First Wednesday of the month from 5:30 - 6:30 pm at 
      Good Shepherd. Please invite friends. Supper will be provided. Please
      let Debbie know by the Sunday before if you plan to attend so we can
      plan supper.  
  Freed Youth Group at Calvary Free Lutheran, Arlington SD - 2nd and 4th
      Wednesdays of the month from 6:30 - 8:00 pm. Please invite friends.
      Supper is provided. We will leave Good Shepherd at 6:00 pm. Please
      let Debbie know by the Sunday before if you plan on attending so
      Arlington can plan supper and also let Debbie know if you can drive. 
   AFLC SD District Youth Saturday Nights Alive (SNA) - meet quarterly
      throughout the school year. 
  AFLC Free Lutheran Youth Convention (FLY) - July 3 - 8, 2023 at the 
      YMCA of the Rockies in Estes Park, Colorado. We will register all
      students and adults Oct 23, 2022 at Good Shepherd before and after 
      the worship service. Please let Debbie know by Oct 1 if you plan to
      register so we can find dorm room leaders and drivers so they
      register on Oct 23 too. 
  AFLC Free Lutheran Bible College UpClose - College visitation event
      for Juniors and Seniors. Thursday, Oct 20 - Friday, Oct 21. For more
      information and to register: and also
      please contact Debbie. 

Sunday Classes:
 For adults and teens: 9:45 am. The class is going through the new
  AFLC curriculum called "The Gospel in the Congregation - A Study of the
  AFLC Fundamental Principles." The Fundamental Principles are the
  principles that have guided the Lutheran Free Church and Association of
  Free Lutheran Congregations since 1897. The first principle says
  "According to the Word of God, the congregation is the right form of the
  Kingdom of God on earth." This study will help in understanding the
  congregation's role in ministry and help plan the congregation's mission
  and vision.
For children and teens: 9:45 am. The curriculum consists of studying
  God's Word, the Catechism, memory work, activities, service projects
  and music. 

Senior Moments Event - Celebrating the Golden Years
October 11-13, 2022 at Good Shepherd Free Lutheran
Cost: Freewill Donation
Senior Citizens (59ish+) are invited to attend a day-retreat Tuesday through Thursday from 4:00 - 8:00 pm.
An evening meal will be served each day. 
Registration deadline is Oct 3. Please contact one of the Pastors for more information.


Please call Pastor James and Pastor Dean with prayer requests and set up a visit.





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Oct 2 2022 Message

2 Timothy 1:1-14

Pastor James Lindgren


Sept 25 2022

Michael Klopf Sr Funeral

Pastor Dean Feistner

Sept 25 2022 Message

"Two Masters"

Matthew 6:24-34

Pastor Dean Feistner


Sept 18 2022 Message


Galatians 3:15-22

Pastor Dean Feistner


Sept 11 2022 Message

"Our Good Shepherd"

Ezekiel 34:11-24

Pastor James Lindgren


Sept 4 2022 Message

"Regard the Temple"

Luke 19:41-48

Pastor Dean Feistner


Aug 28 2022 

Worship with Associate Pastor Dean Feistner Installation

"The Mentality of God's Spokesmen"

Jeremiah 15:19-21

Pastor Lyndon Korhonen, President of the AFLC


Aug 21 2022 Message

"Living Faith"

Luke 13:22-30

Pastor James Lindgren


Aug 14 2022 Message

"Slave or Free"

Romans 6:1-11

Pastor Dean Feistner


Aug 7 2022 Message

"Extract the Precious"

Jeremiah 15:9-21
Pastor Dean Feistner



July 31 2022 Uganda Presentation

Pastor Dean Feistner and Faith Hale


July 24 2022 Message

"Ask, Seek & Knock"

Luke 11:1-13

Pastor James Lindgren

July 17 2022 Message

Pastor James Lindgren


July 10 2022 Message

""The Good Neighbor"

Luke 10:25-37

Pastor James Lindgren


July 3 2022 Message

"Who is Our God"

Micah 7:18-20 / Psalm 66:1-7

Pastor James Lindgren


June 19 2022 Message

"Blessing or Snare"

Luke 16:19-31

Virgil Johnson delivered Pastor Dean's Message


June 12 2022 Message

"I Believe in Jesus"

John 3:1-15

Pastor Dean Feistner


June 12 2022

Missionary Elaine Kohl


June 5 2022 Message

"I Believe in the Holy Spirit"

Acts 2:1-11

Pastor Dean Feistner


May 29 2022 Message

"I Believe in God"

Romans 1:8-25

Pastor Dean Feistner


May 22 2022 Message

"Hearing and Doing"

James 1:22-27

Pastor Dean Feistner


May 15 2022 Message

'The Helper"

John 16:5-15

Pastor Dean Feistner


May 8 2022 Message

"A Home Coming Promise"

John 10:22-30

Pastor James Lindgren


May 2 2022 Message

"Suffering and Well Doing"

I Peter 2:21-25

Pastor Dean Feistner


April 24 2022 Message

"Met & Proclaimed"

Acts 9:1-22

Pastor James LIndgren


April 17 2022 Message

"Panoramic View"

Mark 16:1-7

Pastor Dean Feistner


April 10 2022 Message

"Our Hope is in the Lord"

Matthew 21:1-9

Pastor Dean Feistner


April 3 2022 Message

"A Time for Everything"

Psalm 32

Pastor Dean Feistner

Mar 27 2022 Message

"Forgiveness Complete"

Psalm 32

Pastor Dean read Pastor Lindgren's sermon message.

Mar 23 2022 Lenten Message

"It's Not About Us"

Matthew 14:22-33

Pastor Dean Feistner

Mar 20 2022 Message

"Humble Faith"

Matthew 15:21-28

Pastor Dean Feistner

Mar 13 2022 Message

Pastor James Lindgren

Mar 9 2022 Lenten Message

"Called to Discipleship"

Matthew 4:18-19

Pastor Dean Feistner

Mar 6 2022 Message


Isaiah 55:10-13

Pastor Dean Feistner

Feb 27 2022 Message

"Son Over God's House"

Hebrew 3:1-6 / Luke 9:28-36

Pastor James Lindgren


For more information about our Pastors click on this link: Our Pastors


For more information

If you would like to know more about Good Shepherd Free Lutheran Church, here are some options:

* Contact us using our contact form

* Email:

* Call: (605) 427-9400 

* Visit the I'm New, About Us, and FAQ pages 


9:45am - Sunday School

10:45am - Worship




9:00am-noon - Office Hrs

6:00-9:00pm - Office Hrs






9:00am-noon - Office Hrs

1:00-4:00pm - Office Hrs

1:00pm - Quilting

6:30pm - Prayer & Bible Study



9:00am-noon - Office Hrs




NOTE: See our Events page for a full calendar