Gloria Dei abounds with fellowship opportunities for adults. We invite you to attend a social gathering or lend your creative skills to connect deeper to the church community and build lasting friendships.
Gloria Dei offers a rich variety of Resources for faith formation that are available to all. Enjoy the art gallery and library in the lower level, the labyrinth in the courtyard, and the Third Chapter activities and resources.
Fellowship and Service
Women of Gloria Dei
Women of all ages are welcome to grow in faith and friendships through a variety of small and large group events. For more information, click here.
Men of Gloria Dei
The Men of Gloria Dei Book Club typically meets the first Saturday of the month at 8:30 am in Room 203 year-round. For our current list of books or to learn more, click here.
Third Chapter - Spirituality as We Age
Our Third Chapter ministry helps us explore spirituality as we age. It takes many forms, including workshops, adult forums, book studies, and retreats on a wide range of topics. For more information, click here.
Creativity and Service
Faith-Science Study Group
How do people of faith make sense of scientific discoveries? How does the scientific community interact with spiritual truths and understandings? Can science and faith dialogue prove to be healthy and positive? Join us as we talk about science from a faith perspective. Contact Ronald Felt to learn more.
Join us Monday, Feb. 17, 7 p.m., in the Colonial Room (lower level). Dr. Bruce Snyder, Clinical Professor of Neurology, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, will speak about climate change, with emphasis on health consequences of this crisis. We'll then discuss how our faith may relate to this planetary threat. A graduate of Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Dr. Snyder has published numerous scientific papers, book chapters and review articles. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology and of the American Neurological Association and has served as an examiner for the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
Come together to make hand-made greeting cards for the Gloria Dei Community including our home-bound members. Monthly Gatherings on Wednesday at 5:00 p.m. For more information, please contact Heidi Isaacson
All knitters are welcome to join us the first Thursday of the month from 6:30-8:00 pm in the Gathering Place for coffee, conversation and knitting. Prayer shawls created by this group are given to members of our congregation who are in need of comfort or solace. If you would like a prayer shawl, would like to volunteer or would like to learn more contact Jill Stewart, Parish Nurse.
Join us in making quilts from donated fabric to give to various children, teen and adult organizations. No experience necessary. Join us for fun and fellowship! Contact Jill Stewart, Parish Nurse, for support, questions and to volunteer.
Adults at Gloria Dei are also active in many Caring and Hearing Ministries as well. To learn about more click here.