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Go Therefore: A New Look

A redesign or relaunch is never easy. Here Pastor Chris explains the new Go Therefore idea in more detail and how he plans to use it to call our attention to opportunities to “GO” and serve. Take a moment to read his words to us, then prayerfully consider how you can “GO!”


Deily Work Details: Feb 16 2017


On February 8 & 9 Gloria Dei Preschool hosted Pancakes for Parents during our Letter P week.  We also had a special visit by Police Officer Bob Draeger and enjoyed wearing our pajamas to school, eating popcorn and pizza and hearing stories read by Pastor Chris!  It was Perfect!!!

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Deily Work Details: Feb 9 2017

Thanks for checking out our first post in Deily Work Details. Here you will find information about events, ministries, or people of Gloria Dei as we attempt to share with you a few details from the big picture of ministry happening in and around this place. Look for the event / ministry / name to be in bold, then the details to follow. There may be multiple items being shared in one post. See something …


Deily Devotions: Bowl of Blessings

A few years ago Gloria Dei offered these bowls as a fundraiser to remind us of the problem of food scarcity both around the world and in Sioux Falls.

I’ve made it a habit to occasionally use my bowl for breakfast to help me reflect on abundance inequality as well as other acute needs in society. Needs not just associated with nutrition but also spiritual, emotional and physical.

Over time, however, my bow …


Friday Followings: Give Thanks in all Circumstances

Hello Gloria Dei,

The Psalms tell us to “Bless the Lord O my soul, and all that is within me, bless his holy name”. And again, “Give thanks to the Lord for he is good, and his mercy endures forever.”

This weekend in worship we continue our theme on “Questions of the Faith.” Last week Pastor Chris preached on the question, “Can I Believe Even if I have Doubts?” Th …


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CYF Ministries has it’s own site. CYF Ministries are grouped by age. You can visit it by clicking the CYF logo OR you can jump straight to the age group you are looking using the graphics below. Bookmark or favorite the site and stop back often to check the calendar or sign-up for an event.

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and do not stop them; for it is to such as these that the kingdom of heaven belongs.” Matthew 19:14