During this COVID-19 pandemic, God continues to inspire us to grow in faith, even when we are unable to be together for traditional classes. Below, see the variety of online opportunities Gloria Dei offers while we practice safe distancing. We give thanks for the Holy Spirit's work, encouraging us to grow in faith even through challenging circumstances. Feel free to contact the church office at 651-699-1378, if you have questions about any programs.
Daily Prayer and Readings
During this time, you may want to use our Daily Prayer and Readings for Sept. 14-20, 2020.
Good News 4U Bible Study
Mondays at 1:30 p.m., starting Sept. 14. Join us.
Sunday Forum, 10:30 a.m.
Online Sunday Forums begin September 20, with a discussion on our Rise, O Church project. Join church leaders to discuss and revisit our sanctuary renewal plans. See below for information about upcoming Forums.
Fall Small Groups
Fall Small Groups meet in person with physical distancing or online. For more information about the small groups, please email Katie LeClair.
Gatherings for Faith Formation
20-Somethings/30-Somethings Book Discussion
Join other young adults in a summer book-read of, How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi. Pick from two options. Email Chloe Ahlf for more information.
- Virtual group, Wednesday nights at 8 p.m. on Zoom
- In-person group, Thursday nights at 7 p.m. in an outdoor spot (physically distanced); starts Thursday, July 16.
Growing in Faith Together
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our Faith Formation will be online at least through early January 2021, on Zoom. Our Sunday Forums and Sunday School return on Sunday, September 20, at 10:30 a.m. Confirmation begins online on Wednesday, September 23. When it is safe to do so, we will return to our usual programming.
Listen and learn online from invited speakers discussing issues of faith for today's Christians. Sundays on Zoom at 10:30 a.m.LEARN MORE
Funeral Planning Workshop
Wednesday, Oct. 14 at 2:30 p.m.
Workshop on Zoom, led by our pastors, for any ages. Funeral planning is a way to allow family and friends to know requests and preferences.Register Now
Grow in faith by joining a Bible study, a book group, or a discussion group, like our Faith and Science study group.Learn More
Connect with others by joining a young adult group, men's group, women's circles and more. Nurture your faith by exploring our art gallery, library, labyrinth and resources for adults.Learn more