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Complete Church Calendar  is searchable by ministry/event. RSS feed by ministry available.


Favorite Psalm, Really?

The Psalm that speaks to me the most? Really – right now? The only one I know off the top of my head is Psalm 23 and I don’t even know the whole thing, but it is the one I know the best. I felt ill-prepared to accept this challenge.


Ordained as Ministers: Every One of Us


Hello Gloria Dei,
I recall very vividly the day of my ordination. July of 1990. It was one of the great moments of my life. St. Timothy’s Lutheran in San Jose, a big gathering of congregation and family and friends and pastors. The bishop laid hands on my head and I became a minister, a pastor. The Holy Spirit was at work. I’ll never forget it.
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Children, Youth, and Family Ministries

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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Church School, Club 56,
Heavenly Harmonies Choir, & more.
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Confirmation, Lock-Ins,
Middle School Choir, & more
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No Jesus, No Life Wednesdays,
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Gloria Dei Preschool

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