Clergy & Staff

Bishop of Western Louisiana

The Rt. Rev. Jacob W. Owensby, PhD, DD
IV Bishop of The Diocese of Western Louisiana


  • Clergy & Staff
  • The Very Rev. John "Jack" G. Myers - Rector
  • The Rev. James "Jim"  Lueckenhoff - Assistant Priest
  • The Rev. Frances "Boo" Kay - Deacon / Principal, Bishop Noland Episcopal Day School
  • Mrs. Marjorie Collins - Parish Secretary
  • Mrs. Ann Lindsay - Financial Secretary/Office Manager
  • Dr. Fred Sahlmann - Music
  • Mrs. Pam LeBlanc - Music


Fr. Jack was born and reared in NW Pennsylvania. He was educated at Alleghany College and Seabury-Western Theological Seminary. Before coming to Good Shepherd in 2004,   Jack ministered with churches in Pennsylvania, Chicago and northern Michigan.  Jack is married to the former Joan Kickle and has two sons, Matthew and Benjamin. The Myers’ enjoy their dogs as well as a number of outdoor activities, especially downhill skiing.

The Very  Reverend John "Jack" G. Myers   Rector
Phone: 337 433-5244


715 Kirkman
Lake Charles, La 70601
Phone: 337 433-5244
Fax: 337 439-8728

Summer Worship Schedule
Hearing augmentation devices are available from the ushers upon request.
 Sunday (nursery provided)
8:00: Holy Communion -          Rite 1   limited music - 715 Kirkman Street - Church of the Good Shepherd
9:00: Holy Communion -             Rite 2       -715 Kirkman Street - Church of the Good Shepherd
10:00: Adult Christian Education
11:00: Chapel of the Holy Spirit, Big Lake -Open air chapel
6:00 pm: Holy Communion - Rite 2 - 715 Kirkman Street - Church of the Good Shepherd

Noon: Holy communion with prayers for healing

Chapel of the Holy Spirit, Big Lake (open Easter - Labor Day)
11:00 service- Open air chapel
Please call the church office, 433.5244, if you or a family member would like a visit while in the hospital.  Home visits as well!

Eucharistic Ministers available to visit those in need of Home Communion, call Fr. Jack Myers or Margie Collins, 433.5244.