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

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At The Crossroads – Retirement Discussions for 3rd Chapter 6:00 pm
At The Crossroads – Retirement Discussions for 3rd Chapter @ Colonial Room
May 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
At The Crossroads - Retirement Discussions for 3rd Chapter @ Colonial Room
Roundtable Discussions at the Crossroads of Work and Retirement. Explore the opportunities and challenges of post-retirement with others who have recently entered, or are considering retiring. These will be confidential, open discussions where your questions are welcomed and your experiences valued. Come to exchange insights, perspectives, ideas, and concerns, as you discern how you might use your gifts in a new stage of life. No
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Prayerful Knitters 6:30 pm
Prayerful Knitters @ Gathering Place
May 2 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
 
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Soul Food 9:30 am
Soul Food @ Colonial Room
May 3 @ 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
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Sunday Forum 5/5/19 9:30 am
Sunday Forum 5/5/19 @ Fellowship Hall
May 5 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Sunday Forum 5/5/19 @ Fellowship Hall
5/5/19  Confirmation Sunday, 2019 — Come affirm and celebrate our 10th graders in the Gathering Place between services on the day they affirm their baptism in the rite of Confirmation. 10th graders will be displaying their Credo projects, describing their faith in unique and interactive ways. This is a wonderful chance to personally meet our confirmands, review their projects, and share your encouragement and congratulations with them as they
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Soul Food 9:30 am
Soul Food @ Colonial Room
May 10 @ 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
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Money For Two 9:00 am
Money For Two @ Room 109
May 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
 
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Sunday Forum 5/12/19 9:30 am
Sunday Forum 5/12/19 @ Fellowship Hall
May 12 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Sunday Forum 5/12/19 @ Fellowship Hall
5/12/19 Congregational Semi-Annual General Meeting All confirmed members of Gloria Dei are encouraged to join us for the May congregational meeting, on Sunday, May 12, at 9:30 a.m. in Fellowship Hall. We will elect members to the Congregation Council and other leadership positions, express our gratitude to those who have served Gloria Dei in significant ways in the past year, and take care of other
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LSS Benefit for Youth– Breakfast 7:30 am
LSS Benefit for Youth– Breakfast @ Nicollet Island Pavilion
May 14 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
LSS Benefit for Youth-- Breakfast @ Nicollet Island Pavilion
Join many Gloria Dei members for a complimentary breakfast or lunch to learn about LSS Programs for homeless youth. Breakfast (7:30 AM Reception, 8-9 Program) or Lunch (11:30 AM reception, 12-1 PM Program). 50 Gloria Dei folks attended in 2018, and we’d love to have even more this year. Easy online registration here (or contact: Emily). When you register, be sure to mention Gloria Dei or
LSS Benefit for Youth– Lunch 11:30 am
LSS Benefit for Youth– Lunch @ Nicollet Island Pavilion
May 14 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
LSS Benefit for Youth-- Lunch @ Nicollet Island Pavilion
Join many Gloria Dei members for a complimentary breakfast or lunch to learn about LSS Programs for homeless youth. Breakfast (7:30 AM Reception, 8-9 Program) or Lunch (11:30 AM reception, 12-1 PM Program). 50 Gloria Dei folks attended in 2018, and we’d love to have even more this year. Easy online registration here (or contact: Emily). When you register, be sure to mention Gloria Dei or
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At The Crossroads – Retirement Discussions for 3rd Chapter 6:00 pm
At The Crossroads – Retirement Discussions for 3rd Chapter @ Colonial Room
May 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
At The Crossroads - Retirement Discussions for 3rd Chapter @ Colonial Room
Roundtable Discussions at the Crossroads of Work and Retirement. Explore the opportunities and challenges of post-retirement with others who have recently entered, or are considering retiring. These will be confidential, open discussions where your questions are welcomed and your experiences valued. Come to exchange insights, perspectives, ideas, and concerns, as you discern how you might use your gifts in a new stage of life. No
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Synod Assembly
Synod Assembly @ Offsite
May 17 all-day
 
Soul Food 9:30 am
Soul Food @ Colonial Room
May 17 @ 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
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Sunday Forum 5/19/19 9:30 am
Sunday Forum 5/19/19 @ Fellowship Hall
May 19 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Sunday Forum 5/19/19 @ Fellowship Hall
5/19/19  Bishop Herbert Chilstrom  Writing Books: An Unexpected Retirement Adventure.  First presiding bishop of the ELCA, Herb Chilstrom describes how writing books allowed him to continue his vocation in 23 years of retirement. He’ll particularly focus on his reflections on grief and loss in his latest book, When a Father Loses a Son.  All of his books will be available for sale, with proceeds benefiting
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Soul Food 9:30 am
Soul Food @ Colonial Room
May 24 @ 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
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At The Crossroads – Retirement Discussions for 3rd Chapter 6:00 pm
At The Crossroads – Retirement Discussions for 3rd Chapter @ Colonial Room
May 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
At The Crossroads - Retirement Discussions for 3rd Chapter @ Colonial Room
Roundtable Discussions at the Crossroads of Work and Retirement. Explore the opportunities and challenges of post-retirement with others who have recently entered, or are considering retiring. These will be confidential, open discussions where your questions are welcomed and your experiences valued. Come to exchange insights, perspectives, ideas, and concerns, as you discern how you might use your gifts in a new stage of life. No
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Soul Food 9:30 am
Soul Food @ Colonial Room
May 31 @ 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