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 Aug. 10-16, 2020.

Prayer Time (online) with Pastor Lois

On hold for now. Send your prayer requests any time to Pastor Lois.

Rooted in Love, Gathered on Wednesday, 7 p.m.

We will take a break for August 5, 12 and 19. Join us on August 26 for the third large group discussion on Dialogues On: Race. We gather for spiritual nourishment (online) that may include midweek prayers, scripture and song, and always includes time for conversation and connection.

Click here to join on August 26. For audio only, call (312) 626-6799 and enter Meeting ID: 824 1409 9544 when prompted.

Summer Small Groups

Summer Small Groups meet in person with physical distancing or online. For more information about the small groups, please email Katie LeClair.

Summer 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

Most programs below are on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic. See above for current opportunities. When it is safe to do so, we will return to our usual programming.



Listen and learn from invited speakers discussing issues of faith for today's Christians. Sundays in Fellowship Hall at 9:30 a.m.




Grow in faith by joining a Bible study, a book group, or a discussion group, like our Faith and Science study group.

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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.

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