Worship at Gloria Dei Saturdays 5:00pm, Sundays 9:00am and 10:30am, & Wednesdays 6:00pm

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 - check back often to see what's happening at Gloria Dei. As we resume in-person programming this fall, events and opportunities will be listed below. Please use links provided to sign-up / register. If you have questions please so not hesitate to reach out, 605-371-3737 or office@gloriadei-sd.org. See church calendar.

Deily Work Details

> THANK You to the member who served supper at St. Francis House Sun Oct 11!
> There are 47 additional meals available in freezer #9 in the kitchen, thanks to the kitchen staff who cooked for the Food CAST on Mon Oct 12. Know a family who could benefit from a home cooked meal, stop by the freezer today!
> The Banquet -- thank you to those who prepared the meal and to those who served on Oct 8! There was a lot of lasagna given away that night!
Did you serve with Gloria Dei at Food To You? Or The St. Francis House? Or snap a cute pic at a Milestone event? Submit your Good News info to office@gloriadei-sd.org  (Gloria Dei reserves the right to publish or not publish submitted content.
Content submitted becomes the property of Gloria Dei.)
> Worship Sat 5pm;  Sun 9:00am*; Sun 10:30am (*mask required); Wed 6:00pm
> Serving in Worship is an important part of worship at Gloria Dei. If you are interested in serving as Greeter, Usher, and or Lector, please contact Tanya.
> Baptism for information or to schedule a baptism click HERE or call the church office, 605-371-3737
Sunday Breakfast, light continental with coffee, in the Fellowship Hall, free-will offering.
> GRACE Dance Info on the GRACE Facebook page. Any 6th-12th graders interested in GRACE, register HERE.
> Guitar Ensemble Sundays 5-6pm. Contact John if interested.
Gloria Dei Choir Wednesdays, 7:00-7:30pm in the Chapel
> Church School / Confirmation Registration
> Confirmation -- In-Person dates for October
No In-Person Confirmation on Wed Oct 28
GDYM (Gloria Dei Youth Ministry) GDYM leadership team is pumped and ready for a fantastic year! GDYM focuses on Loving God and Loving our Neighbor. Our team is starting this year with Small Groups of 8-10 students and a young adult leader.  GDYM also loves to serve the community so we have partnered with local nonprofits to volunteer throughout the year. Our team is prepared to go to where your child is and where we are most needed, so let’s get started! Parents or High Schoolers complete this FORM to get connected!
> MOPS Fri Nov 6, 9-11am, via Zoom. Visit the group Facebook page for more info or contact Katie Zuraff
> Pandemic Fatigue? - Click Here
> Divorce CAST Thurs Nov 19, 6:30pm Room 123, contact Judi Schwerin
> WIT, Tues Oct 27, 5:30pm Fellowship Hall at Gloria Dei - bring your own dinner, join other widows as we learn to live as single persons again. contact Sheryl Curl
> Pickleball Mornings Tuesdays and Thursdays Mornings, 8:15am-10:15am in the Gloria Dei Gym. Players will practice social distancing and mask wearing when not actively playing. All are welcome!
> GO:St. Francis House -- DINNER Sun Nov 8, 6-7:30pm
> GO:Turkey Baskets --  Mon Nov 23, 4-7pmSign-up to deliver Turkey Dinner Fixings provided by you, and a turkey provided by Gloria Dei, to a family in need. Delivery Time: Mon Nov 23, 4-7pm
> Wednesday Supper 5:00-5:50pm in the Fellowship Hall. Due to COVID-19, we will be preparing boxed meals for Free-Will offering. Those eating here will be limited to 4 per table, unless from the same household. Menu:
Oct 28: Pancakes with syrup, bacon, fruit and mini donuts. 

> Sunday Breakfast Light Continental with coffee, in the Fellowship Hall.
> Membership? Information or to complete an Intent to Join, Click HERE. 
> gather Tuesdays Women's Bible Study, 9:30-11am, Fellowship Hall
> Men's Bible Study Wednesdays 6:30am, Fellowship Hall
> Wednesday Women in the Word AM Wednesdays 10-11am, In-Person Fellowship Hall. Life and Teachings of Jesus, bring a Bible. Let us know you are interested - Click Here. All Are Welcome!
> Wednesday Women in the Word PM Wednesdays 6:30-7:30pm, Theatre Room. Book: Life Lessons from 1 Corinthians, 2018 Edition By Max Lucado. ISBN 9780310086420. Join this group for fellowship and a walk through 1 Corinthians. Let us know you are interested - Click Here. All Are Welcome!
 > Exercising Your Faith Mondays 5:15-7:00pm Fellowship Hall. Book: A Woman Who Doesn't Quit, 5 Habits from the Book of Ruth by Nicki Koziarz. All are welcome to join this group for socially distanced walking followed by Bible Study using the book. contact: Judi Schwerin
> Road Trip with the Psalms of Ascent Wednesdays, Oct 21-Nov 11, 11:30am-12:30pm on Zoom  All are welcome to join this “Road Trip” as we explore the first four Psalms of Ascent. No previous study, religious training, or Bible knowledge needed to participate. At the same time, we hope to challenge others who are students of God’s word to dig deeper. Questions or to let us know you’ll be Zooming in: gail.wilcox@gloriadei-sd.org or judi.schwerin@gloriadei-sd.org

Community Events

> Center of Hope Fall Benefit, Saturday November 14 at 7pm. Please join un online this year. We will be highlighting the ways God has been at work this year, as well as celebrating our 20 years of ministry.  To join us that night please visit our website www.centerofhopesf.org and click Fall Benefit Registration.