Gloria Dei is an active church with many ways to serve joyfully. Because we believe that God has blessed us so that we may be a blessing to others, we are called to serve as Jesus’ hands and feet for each other as children of God.

  • youth and family

Youth & Family

Our Youth and Family Ministry at Gloria Dei is a congregational effort. Whether it be educating our youth, serving as mentors, supporting the youth in various fundraisers, or simply having a conversation after worship, the [...]

  • scholarships


Nick Indahl College Scholarship Program.Gloria Dei current college students are invited to apply for this scholarship, which will be awarded to one or more students. We have had this scholarship program for many years, established [...]

  • This Changes Everything

Community & World Ministries

Gloria Dei’s Social Ministry Team is committed to promoting service to humanity through acts of love and justice and to increasing a greater awareness within the Gloria Dei community to the emotional and physical needs [...]

World Hunger Prints

In 1979, artist Marianne Wieland attended a Bible study at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church where Pastor Rick Halvorson spoke about world hunger. In an effort to make a difference, the first of what was to [...]