Following a Couple from Diagnosis to the Final Stages of Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer's Journey

Following a couple from diagnosis to the final stages of Alzheimer’s Following a Couple from Diagnosis to the Final Stages of Alzheimer’s. For 10 years, Dr. Jon LaPook has been checking in on Carol Daly, a woman diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, and her caregiver husband, Mike. After a decade, the disease has had a devastating impact on each of them. Watch … Read More

5 Tips for New Nurses Working in Assisted Living

Aging is an unavoidable part of living and it’s certainly not a bad thing. With age comes wisdom and experience, family and community. While most would love to have the ability to care for their aging loved ones, that’s not always a reality. This makes job security in the medical profession a stable choice and working in a nursing home … Read More

Happy Nurses’ Week!

Nurses' Week

Happy Nurses’ Week! Nurses’ Week in 2018 runs from May 6th through May 12th and is celebrated by acknowledging and honoring nurses. The week always kicks off on National Nurses’ Day, which is celebrated on May 6th, and ends on May 12th. National Nurses’ Day, typically referred to as Nurses’ Day, is celebrated in the United States on May 6th of every year. … Read More

John Heintze Sauk Rapids Citizen of the Year 2018

John Heitze Sauk Rapids Citizen of the Year

John Heintze Sauk Rapids Citizen of the Year 2018 John Heintze Sauk Rapids Citizen of the Year 2018. On Monday, April 23rd, John was honored at Sauk Rapids City Hall for being selected as the 2018 Sauk Rapids Citizen of the Year. The reception was attended by family, friends, Mayor Kurt Hunstiger, members of the Sauk Rapids Citizen of the … Read More

Meet Bernice of Shepherd of Grace

Meet Bernice

Meet Bernice of Shepherd of Grace Meet Bernice of Shepherd of Grace. Bernice was born in Middletown, New York. Her dad worked in the restaurant business and her mom was a seamstress for a large department store. Bernice was the youngest of three girls, with five years between each. Her family moved to Breckenridge, Texas when she was three and … Read More

Shepherd’s Tours: Lake Itasca & Park Rapids

Shepherd Tours

Shepherd’s Tours: Lake Itasca & Park Rapids Shepherd’s Tours: Lake Itasca & Park Rapids. Join us on July 18, 2018 for Shepherd Tours. Relax and let Good Shepherd & Voigt’s Coach Bus Service drive you to Lake Itasca and the headwaters of the Mississippi! The bus departs from the Shepherd Oaks Apartment entrance at 7:30 a.m. 310 13th St. N., … Read More

Feast of the Annunciation

Feast of the Annunciation

Feast of the Annunciation Feast of the Annunciation or The Annunciation is a day of celebration for Christians throughout the world. Many religions including the Catholic Church, the Lutheran Church, the Greek Orthodox religion, and others hold the Annunciation as a very important day of religious life. This day reminds all Christians of the time when the Virgin Mary was … Read More

SIGN UP TODAY for Growing Art-FULL! at Good Shepherd

SIGN UP TODAY for Growing Art-FULL! at Good Shepherd

SIGN UP TODAY for Growing Art-FULL! at Good Shepherd SIGN UP TODAY for Growing Art-FULL! at Good Shepherd. Paramount Center for the Arts will provide the second of three fabulous arts experiences starting Monday, July 9! Funding is provided by Aroha Philanthropies as part of their national Seeding Artful Aging research program to inspire and enable adults 55 and over … Read More

Meet Marie of Good Shepherd.

Meet Marie of Good Shepherd.

Meet Marie of Good Shepherd. Meet Marie of Good Shepherd. Marie was born Francita Marie Herholtz on December 6, 1938 in Syracuse, New York. She grew up with her brothers, Donald and Richard, along with her sister, Laura. Their father was a city bus driver and their mother worked part time as a waitress. As a young girl, Marie took … Read More

Celebrating Easter Sunday

Celebrating Easter Sunday

Celebrating Easter Sunday Celebrating Easter Sunday – How can I make it a day to remember? Celebrating Easter Sunday and making it a day to remember, involves several attributes: Develop a comprehensive understanding of what Easter is, a snapshot of what Easter means, and the reason for celebrating and remembering Easter. Explain what Jesus did for all of humanity by dying … Read More