Gloria Dei offers three services every Sunday morning. They range from traditional to contemporary.
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Gloria Dei is centrally located in Olympia, Washington. All are invited to join us for worship and our other groups.

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Gloria Dei offers a wide variety of experiences for youth, ages 1 - 18. All are invited to join.

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Gloria Dei shares some of the most beautiful music at our services. From the organ to choirs. All are welcome to participate in our music.

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Give back to your community by volunteering your time and talent at Gloria Dei. All are welcome to participate in our many volunteer opportunities.

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Gloria Dei Lutheran offers a wonderful preschool for children ages 2 to 5 years old. Plus the preschool offer mommy & me classes designed to build the spiritural bond between God and your child.

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Spirit Week: May 24-31

50 days after Easter, with a mighty rush of wind God poured out His Holy Spirit on the dpentecostpastor_11545cisciples as they were gathered in Jerusalem. The Spirit empowered them to proclaim the Good News
of Jesus to all people.  You can read the whole story of Pentecost in the book of Acts, chapter 2.

Spirit Week is an invitation to focus on the work of the Holy Spirit in our world today.  Throughout the week are suggestions, reflections, and reminders that the Holy Spirit works through each of us and sometimes in ways we don’t even understand.  Read More


Cottage Meetings

 In progress for May!


You are invited to participate! Gloria Dei members will gather at eachother’s homes for discussions around priorities this congregation is passionate about supporting as we move forward into our next decade. Please attend and share your voice in shaping our future together in ministry. Invitations to your neighborhood’s meeting will be arriving in your mailbox soon!



gpf-header-imgGloria Dei to Host Godly Play Training Event May 29, 2015

Cindy Spencer, from the Episcopal Diocese, will lead a training workshop on Godly Play the evening of Friday, May 29th, here at Gloria Dei. This event is co-sponsored by Gloria Dei and St. Christopher’s Community Church, also of Olympia.  For more information click here.



Douglas Cleveland Organ Recital

and re-dedication of the Gloria Dei Organ

June 7th @4:00 PM

Free Concert, donations gratefully accepted.  All are welcome



Vacation Bible School:  July 6-10 & 12, 2015

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Excitement is mounting for another great VBS!  All children age three (by January 15, 2015, and potty trained) to those entering sixth grade in the fall are welcome!  We will explore the “Calling of the Disciples” and how we too are called to be Jesus’ helpers.  Read More




Save the Date!

 All-Church BBQ, October 11th


Donations items for the raffle in support of Gloria Dei ministries now being accepted in the church office



Summer Financial Peace Class

 Beginning Sunday, June 28th at 9:00 and 10:30am

Contact the church for more information and to sign up or go to:

9:00 am: http://www.daveramsey.com/fpu/locations/org/54114/class/278953

10:30am: http://www.daveramsey.com/fpu/locations/org/54114/class/278953



Services on Sundays

8:00 am - Traditional Worship
9:00 am - New Song
9:15 am - Coffee Social Hour
10:00 am - Education Hour
11:00 am - Festival Worship

Special service times will be posted on the Gloria Dei Home Page. Call church office with questions about service times. See you in church!

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