Calendar

Please email calendar@gloriadeistpaul.org or call 651-699-1378 if you would like to reserve a room or space for an event or meeting.

Floor Plan -Main Floor
Floor Plan -Lower Level

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
Mind Stretch 9:00 am
Mind Stretch @ Fellowship Hall
May 1 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
 
Staff Meeting 10:30 am
Staff Meeting @ R203
May 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
Jazzercize class 5:45 pm
Jazzercize class @ Gym
May 1 @ 5:45 pm – 8:00 pm
 
Buick Club Board Meeting 7:30 pm
Buick Club Board Meeting @ Room 108
May 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
2
Highland Leisure Age 8:00 am
Highland Leisure Age @ Fellowship Hall
May 2 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
 
Growing Stronger 9:00 am
Growing Stronger @ Gathering Place
May 2 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Growing Stronger @ Gathering Place
All ages and abilities are welcome.
Alleluia! Choir Rehearsal 5:00 pm
Alleluia! Choir Rehearsal @ Room 100
May 2 @ 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm
 
Schola Cantorum 5:00 pm
Schola Cantorum @ Choir Room
May 2 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
 
Hunger Garden 5:30 pm
Hunger Garden @ Room 203
May 2 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
 
New Member Class 6:00 pm
New Member Class @ Gallery
May 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
Sketch & Write 6:00 pm
Sketch & Write @ Room 99
May 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The evening Sketch & Write meets at 6 p.m. on the first Wednesday of the month. This is a time to get together informally to draw, paint or write in the company of others (no formal discussion). If you’re interested, just show up in room 99 (near the gym). If you want to receive e-mail updates and occasional links about art and writing, contact Susan G.
Chancel Choir 7:00 pm
Chancel Choir @ Choir Room
May 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
 
3
Jazzercize class 5:45 pm
Jazzercize class @ Gym
May 3 @ 5:45 pm – 8:00 pm
 
Worship Committee 6:00 pm
Worship Committee @ Room 203
May 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Prayerful Knitters 6:30 pm
Prayerful Knitters @ Gathering Place
May 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Prayer Shawls are made by members and non-members to comfort those who are ill, grieving, or need other prayers.
Sacred Space 6:30 pm
Sacred Space @ Youth Center
May 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
 
4
Bulletin Assembly 9:00 am
Bulletin Assembly @ R221
May 4 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Soul Food 9:30 am
Soul Food @ Colonial Room
May 4 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Soul Food @ Colonial Room
Soul Food meets most Fridays of the school year to discuss a book from a faith perspective. We read a few chapters at a time, and enjoy rich discussions and engaging conversations. In addition we take time to reflect on the upcoming Sunday’s gospel reading, and pray together. All are welcome to join us as we gather to discuss one or all of the books through the
Highland’s Doggie Play Date All Dogs 4:00 pm
Highland’s Doggie Play Date All Dogs @ Gym
May 4 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
 
5
Jazzercize class 8:30 am
Jazzercize class @ Gym
May 5 @ 8:30 am – 10:45 am
 
6
Teen Car Wash Fundraiser 8:00 am
Teen Car Wash Fundraiser @ GDLC
May 6 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Worship 8:15 am
Worship @ Sanctuary
May 6 @ 8:15 am – 9:15 am
Worship @ Sanctuary
Holy Communion is celebrated weekly.
Java with Junior 9:30 am
Java with Junior @ GYM
May 6 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Java with Junior @ GYM
Java with Junior is an open-gym event for children from birth through 36 months and their parents. Java meets during the Education Hour, and offers an opportunity for adults to enjoy a cup of coffee and informal conversation while little ones are engaged with a variety of crawl, run, jump and play activities. Java with Junior is a great place for young families to meet
Mental Health Resources Share 9:30 am
Mental Health Resources Share @ Gathering Place/Library
May 6 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
 
Sunday School 9:30 am
Sunday School
May 6 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
 
Worship 10:45 am
Worship @ Sanctuary
May 6 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Worship @ Sanctuary
Holy Communion is celebrated weekly.
Congregational Meeting 9:30 pm
Congregational Meeting @ Fellowship Hall
May 6 @ 9:30 pm – 10:30 pm
 
Families of Faith 5th Grade 9:30 pm
Families of Faith 5th Grade @ Colonial Room
May 6 @ 9:30 pm – 10:30 pm
 
7
Growing Stronger 9:00 am
Growing Stronger @ Gathering Place
May 7 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Growing Stronger @ Gathering Place
All ages and abilities are welcome.
Monday Morning Bible Study 10:00 am
Monday Morning Bible Study @ R100
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Jazzercize class 5:45 pm
Jazzercize class @ Gym
May 7 @ 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm
 
Racial Justice Committee 6:30 pm
Racial Justice Committee @ Room 221
May 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
 
9
Highland Leisure Age 8:00 am
Highland Leisure Age @ Fellowship Hall
May 9 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
 
Growing Stronger 9:00 am
Growing Stronger @ Gathering Place
May 9 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Growing Stronger @ Gathering Place
All ages and abilities are welcome.
Line Dancing 10:00 am
Line Dancing @ Gym
May 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
 
Alleluia! Choir Rehearsal 5:00 pm
Alleluia! Choir Rehearsal @ Room 100
May 9 @ 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm
 
Schola Cantorum 5:00 pm
Schola Cantorum @ Choir Room
May 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
 
Confirmation Orientation 6:30 pm
Confirmation Orientation @ Room 100
May 9 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
 
Chancel Choir 7:00 pm
Chancel Choir @ Choir Room
May 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
 
10
Jazzercize class 5:45 pm
Jazzercize class @ Gym
May 10 @ 5:45 pm – 8:00 pm
 
Art Committee 6:00 pm
Art Committee @ Room 109
May 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
 
NAMI Open Door Group 6:00 pm
NAMI Open Door Group @ Gloria Dei Lutheran Church Room 108
May 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Open Door Support Groups The groups provide ongoing support for individuals with an anxiety or panic disorder. They follow a standard format that includes emotional support and coping strategies for anxiety management and lifestyle awareness. All meetings are facilitated by people who have had an anxiety disorder and are now recovered or recovering. There is no cost to attend, but freewill donations are accepted.
11
Bulletin Assembly 9:00 am
Bulletin Assembly @ R221
May 11 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Soul Food 9:30 am
Soul Food @ Colonial Room
May 11 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Soul Food @ Colonial Room
Soul Food meets most Fridays of the school year to discuss a book from a faith perspective. We read a few chapters at a time, and enjoy rich discussions and engaging conversations. In addition we take time to reflect on the upcoming Sunday’s gospel reading, and pray together. All are welcome to join us as we gather to discuss one or all of the books through the
Highland’s Doggie Play Date All Dogs 4:00 pm
Highland’s Doggie Play Date All Dogs @ Gym
May 11 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
 
Sanctuary Support Dinner 6:30 pm
Sanctuary Support Dinner @ Fellowship Hall/Kitchen
May 11 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
12
Jazzercize class 8:30 am
Jazzercize class @ Gym
May 12 @ 8:30 am – 10:45 am
 
Handbell Choir Rehearsal 9:30 am
Handbell Choir Rehearsal @ Sanctuary Balcony
May 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
 
Commedia del’l Arte 10:00 am
Commedia del’l Arte @ Room 100
May 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
13
Worship 8:15 am
Worship @ Sanctuary
May 13 @ 8:15 am – 9:15 am
Worship @ Sanctuary
Holy Communion is celebrated weekly.
Mental Health Resources Share 9:30 am
Mental Health Resources Share @ Gathering Place/Library
May 13 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
 
Sunday Forum 5/13/2018 9:30 am
Sunday Forum 5/13/2018 @ Fellowship Hall
May 13 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Sunday Forum 5/13/2018 @ Fellowship Hall
5/13/18 Why do we do that?  A look behind the scenes to learn about why worship is structured the way it is. This is for all the times you’ve wondered why we worship the way we do. Winston Churchill said,  “We shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us.” Pastor Bradley will discuss how the style of architecture of Gloria Dei developed and how it now
Sunday School 9:30 am
Sunday School
May 13 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
 
Worship 10:45 am
Worship @ Sanctuary
May 13 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Worship @ Sanctuary
Holy Communion is celebrated weekly.
14
Growing Stronger 9:00 am
Growing Stronger @ Gathering Place
May 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Growing Stronger @ Gathering Place
All ages and abilities are welcome.
Monday Morning Bible Study 10:00 am
Monday Morning Bible Study @ R100
May 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Jazzercize class 5:45 pm
Jazzercize class @ Gym
May 14 @ 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm
 
15
Art Gallery
Art Gallery @ Gallery
May 15 all-day
 
Mind Stretch 9:00 am
Mind Stretch @ Fellowship Hall
May 15 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
 
Staff Meeting 10:30 am
Staff Meeting @ R203
May 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
Sanctuary meeting 5:00 pm
Sanctuary meeting @ Room 221
May 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
 
Budget & Finance Committee 5:30 pm
Budget & Finance Committee @ Room 203
May 15 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
 
Jazzercize class 5:45 pm
Jazzercize class @ Gym
May 15 @ 5:45 pm – 8:00 pm
 
Mental Health Ministry 6:30 pm
Mental Health Ministry @ Room 109
May 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
 
MN Adopt 6:30 pm
MN Adopt @ Room 100
May 15 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
16
Highland Leisure Age 8:00 am
Highland Leisure Age @ Fellowship Hall
May 16 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
 
Growing Stronger 9:00 am
Growing Stronger @ Gathering Place
May 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Growing Stronger @ Gathering Place
All ages and abilities are welcome.
Spiritual Gardening 9:00 am
Spiritual Gardening @ Room 100 & Rain Gardens
May 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
 
Line Dancing 10:00 am
Line Dancing @ Gym
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
 
Highland’s Doggie Play Date (All Dogs) 4:00 pm
Highland’s Doggie Play Date (All Dogs) @ Gym
May 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
 
Alleluia! Choir Rehearsal 5:00 pm
Alleluia! Choir Rehearsal @ Room 100
May 16 @ 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm
 
Schola Pizza Party 5:00 pm
Schola Pizza Party @ Fellowship Hall
May 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
 
Chancel Choir 7:00 pm
Chancel Choir @ Choir Room
May 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
 
17
NFG Meeting 8:00 am
NFG Meeting @ Fellowship Hall
May 17 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Sue Long 9:30 am
Sue Long @ Room 203
May 17 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
 
Mary Circle 11:00 am
Mary Circle @ Colonial Room
May 17 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
 
Reserved for Set Up 3:00 pm
Reserved for Set Up @ Room 100
May 17 @ 3:00 pm – 11:45 pm
 
Shared Ministry 5:00 pm
Shared Ministry @ Room 221
May 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
 
18
Reserved for Setup
Reserved for Setup @ Fellowship Hall/Gallery/Room 100
May 18 all-day
 
Bulletin Assembly 9:00 am
Bulletin Assembly @ R221
May 18 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Synod Assembly 5:33 pm
Synod Assembly @ Offsite
May 18 @ 5:33 pm – 6:33 pm
 
19
World Jubilee Sale 8:00 am
World Jubilee Sale
May 19 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
 
Jazzercize class 8:30 am
Jazzercize class @ Gym
May 19 @ 8:30 am – 10:45 am
 
Handbell Choir Rehearsal 9:30 am
Handbell Choir Rehearsal @ Sanctuary Balcony
May 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
 
Piano Recital 10:00 am
Piano Recital @ Gathering Place
May 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Synod Assembly 5:33 pm
Synod Assembly @ Offsite
May 19 @ 5:33 pm – 6:33 pm
 
20
Pentecost Sunday and Birthday Reception
Pentecost Sunday and Birthday Reception
May 20 all-day
Pentecost Sunday and Birthday Reception
Pentecost Sunday 5/20/18 — We celebrate the gift of the Spirit refreshing and empowering us to be God’s people. It’s the church’s birthday, so we’ll have a party! Come for birthday cake and a chance to share love with the world. Cake, Coffee, and Lemonade on the front lawn after each of the services (9:15 and 11:15 a.m.)
Teachers Breakfast 7:30 am
Teachers Breakfast @ Room 203
May 20 @ 7:30 am – 12:00 pm
 
Worship 8:15 am
Worship @ Sanctuary
May 20 @ 8:15 am – 9:15 am
Worship @ Sanctuary
Holy Communion is celebrated weekly.
Pentecost Party (After Both Services) 9:15 am
Pentecost Party (After Both Services) @ Plaza and Front Stairs
May 20 @ 9:15 am – 1:00 pm
 
Java with Junior 9:30 am
Java with Junior @ GYM
May 20 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Java with Junior @ GYM
Java with Junior is an open-gym event for children from birth through 36 months and their parents. Java meets during the Education Hour, and offers an opportunity for adults to enjoy a cup of coffee and informal conversation while little ones are engaged with a variety of crawl, run, jump and play activities. Java with Junior is a great place for young families to meet
Mental Health Resources Share 9:30 am
Mental Health Resources Share @ Gathering Place/Library
May 20 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
 
Sunday Forum 5/20/2018 9:30 am
Sunday Forum 5/20/2018 @ Fellowship Hall
May 20 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Sunday Forum 5/20/2018 @ Fellowship Hall
5/20/18  Summer Spirituality – How does the change of season and schedule affect your faith practices? Do you find the freedom to worship or pray more regularly, or does the change of familiar routines interfere with your plans to get to church? Join Nancy Agneberg, spiritual director and member of Gloria Dei, as she helps us consider how the summer season may allow us to
Sunday School 9:30 am
Sunday School
May 20 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
 
Worship 10:45 am
Worship @ Sanctuary
May 20 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Worship @ Sanctuary
Holy Communion is celebrated weekly.
21
Growing Stronger 9:00 am
Growing Stronger @ Gathering Place
May 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Growing Stronger @ Gathering Place
All ages and abilities are welcome.
Monday Morning Bible Study 10:00 am
Monday Morning Bible Study @ R100
May 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Jazzercize class 5:45 pm
Jazzercize class @ Gym
May 21 @ 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm
 
22
Staff Meeting 10:30 am
Staff Meeting @ R203
May 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
Jazzercize class 5:45 pm
Jazzercize class @ Gym
May 22 @ 5:45 pm – 8:00 pm
 
NAMI Support Group 6:00 pm
NAMI Support Group @ Room 108
May 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Welcoming Task Force 6:30 pm
Welcoming Task Force @ R203
May 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
 
23
Highland Leisure Age 8:00 am
Highland Leisure Age @ Fellowship Hall
May 23 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
 
Growing Stronger 9:00 am
Growing Stronger @ Gathering Place
May 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Growing Stronger @ Gathering Place
All ages and abilities are welcome.
Line Dancing 10:00 am
Line Dancing @ Gym
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
 
Highland’s Doggie Play Date (All Dogs) 4:00 pm
Highland’s Doggie Play Date (All Dogs) @ Gym
May 23 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
 
Alleluia! Choir Rehearsal 5:00 pm
Alleluia! Choir Rehearsal @ Room 100
May 23 @ 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm
 
Chancel Choir Party 6:00 pm
Chancel Choir Party @ Offsite
May 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
24
Jazzercize class 5:45 pm
Jazzercize class @ Gym
May 24 @ 5:45 pm – 8:00 pm
 
NAMI Open Door Group 6:00 pm
NAMI Open Door Group @ Gloria Dei Lutheran Church Room 108
May 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Open Door Support Groups The groups provide ongoing support for individuals with an anxiety or panic disorder. They follow a standard format that includes emotional support and coping strategies for anxiety management and lifestyle awareness. All meetings are facilitated by people who have had an anxiety disorder and are now recovered or recovering. There is no cost to attend, but freewill donations are accepted.
25
Bulletin Assembly 9:00 am
Bulletin Assembly @ R221
May 25 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Soul Food 9:30 am
Soul Food @ Colonial Room
May 25 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Soul Food @ Colonial Room
Soul Food meets most Fridays of the school year to discuss a book from a faith perspective. We read a few chapters at a time, and enjoy rich discussions and engaging conversations. In addition we take time to reflect on the upcoming Sunday’s gospel reading, and pray together. All are welcome to join us as we gather to discuss one or all of the books through the
Faith Formation Committee 3:45 pm
Faith Formation Committee @ Room 203
May 25 @ 3:45 pm – 5:00 pm
 
26
Jazzercize class 8:30 am
Jazzercize class @ Gym
May 26 @ 8:30 am – 10:45 am
 
27
Worship 8:15 am
Worship @ Sanctuary
May 27 @ 8:15 am – 9:15 am
Worship @ Sanctuary
Holy Communion is celebrated weekly.
Mental Health Resources Share 9:15 am
Mental Health Resources Share @ Gathering Place/Library
May 27 @ 9:15 am – 11:30 am
 
Worship 10:00 am
Worship
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
29
Movie Morning 9:30 am
Movie Morning @ Fellowship Hall
May 29 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
 
Staff Meeting 10:30 am
Staff Meeting @ R203
May 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
Stewardship Committee 5:00 pm
Stewardship Committee @ Room 203
May 29 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
 
Jazzercize class 5:45 pm
Jazzercize class @ Gym
May 29 @ 5:45 pm – 8:00 pm
 
Respond to the ELCA Draft Social Statement on Women and Justice 6:30 pm
Respond to the ELCA Draft Social Statement on Women and Justice @ Colonial Room
May 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Respond to the ELCA Draft Social Statement on Women and Justice @ Colonial Room
When does our faith encourage us to address issues of justice? How does the church respond to the MeToo movement? Does faith inspire us to a specific stance regarding women and feminism? Or can we have different positions and opinions and still be connected to each other? Last summer, many of us discussed the background study material which helped inform the ELCA’s Draft Social Statement
30
Highland Leisure Age 8:00 am
Highland Leisure Age @ Fellowship Hall
May 30 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
 
Growing Stronger 9:00 am
Growing Stronger @ Gathering Place
May 30 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Growing Stronger @ Gathering Place
All ages and abilities are welcome.
Line Dancing 10:00 am
Line Dancing @ Gym
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
 
Alleluia! Choir Rehearsal 5:00 pm
Alleluia! Choir Rehearsal @ Room 100
May 30 @ 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm
 
31
Jazzercize class 5:45 pm
Jazzercize class @ Gym
May 31 @ 5:45 pm – 8:00 pm
 
NAMI Open Door Group 6:00 pm
NAMI Open Door Group @ Gloria Dei Lutheran Church Room 108
May 31 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Open Door Support Groups The groups provide ongoing support for individuals with an anxiety or panic disorder. They follow a standard format that includes emotional support and coping strategies for anxiety management and lifestyle awareness. All meetings are facilitated by people who have had an anxiety disorder and are now recovered or recovering. There is no cost to attend, but freewill donations are accepted.
WOGD Board Meeting 6:00 pm
WOGD Board Meeting @ Colonial Room
May 31 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Piano Recital 6:30 pm
Piano Recital @ Fellowship Hall
May 31 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm