>>> ALL WORSHIP and ACTIVITIES at Gloria Dei SUSPENDED until further notice.
Prayers and Encouragement
on May 29th, 2020
Many of you have heard that Steve and Tanya Stadem, longtime active members at Gloria Dei, lost their home to a fire this past week. We are thankful that no one was in the house at the time and that no one was physically hurt. However, the house and its contents were a total loss. Tanya works in our office and is often the first one who greets you with gracious hospitality ...  Read More
A Shout-Out to our High School Grads
on May 22nd, 2020
Today I want to say a big word of thanks and congratulations to our High School Graduates. You have sacrificed a lot over these past months. I can’t imagine how hard it must have been to ...  Read More
The Cost of Discipleship
on May 15th, 2020
What I admire about Dietrich Bonhoeffer is how he allowed his faith in Christ to evolve and mature to a place where it encompassed and enveloped his whole life. Christianity was not just head knowledge.  Read More
Update on Reopening from Pastor Tim and Council President Jon Sogn
on May 8th, 2020
As for when and how we will be reopening worship and group gatherings, ...  Read More
“Who Do You Say that I Am?”
on May 1st, 2020
Please know our staff, together with the church council, is monitoring the situation. We will provide you updates as we move forward. In the meantime, we still remain together in Christ. And we will, of course, continue to ...  Read More
A Word from your Pastors about Volunteer Opportunities
on April 27th, 2020
As you know, the needs in the Sioux Falls community are continuing to rise. ... agreed to keeping our commitments to our general offering ministry partners at 100%. ...there are volunteer needs in our community right now.  Read More
Thousands and Thousands
on April 24th, 2020
I mentioned a few weeks ago that Gloria Dei turns 35 years old this month. Happy Birthday Gloria Dei. A milestone celebration like this gives us great opportunity to ...  Read More
VBS: Home Edition
on April 20th, 2020
With social distancing requirements, Vacation Bible School will look very different this year! Families with kids 3-years-old through 5th grade are invited ...  Read More
So, Now What?
on April 17th, 2020
So, now what? That’s often the question in these weeks after Easter. If Jesus is raised from the dead, and if we now live in ultimate victory, then how does that affect our lives from here on out?  Read More
Prayer Vigil
on April 15th, 2020
As we continue “paused” and remain physically isolated during this global pandemic, we would like you to consider being part of a weekly prayer vigil where we have a specific time to pray fervently for our congregation, city, state, nation and world as we face these challenging times.   Read More
Masks Needed
on April 15th, 2020
“Any possibility you could get 100 cloth masks over to the Bishop Dudley?" Gloria Dei - can you help answer this call?  Read More
on April 15th, 2020
These groups are about this image of bouncing – relying on God’s grace and living your life so that you can bounce back every day in every circumstance, now during social distancing and Covid fears, and after this time!  Read More