Gloria Dei Kids
    Website for all the Kids related activities at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church (Olympia, WA)

"What's Up, Zack?"

A Musical Encounter with Jesus...

“What’s Up, Zak?” by Kim Ingram, Joe Milton, and Heather Olson is open to all students in grades K-6. Attendance at weekly rehearsals is important. The musical will be presented during the 9:15 & 11:00 worship services at Gloria Dei on Sunday, March 6, 2016.

About the Musicall

Attendance Commitment Form

Musical Covenant Form 2016

Rehearsal Calendar





Jacob and Esau: Wrestling with God
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, Olympia, WA
February 2016

 Memory Verse:

Genesis 28:15a 
“I am with you and will watch over you wherever you go.”

Other Key Verses:

Genesis 28:16
When Jacob woke up from his sleep, he thought, “Surely the Lord is in this place, and I was not aware of it.”

Genesis 28:22b
“and of all that you give me I will give you a tenth.”

Numbers 6:24-26
May the Lord bless and take care of you; May the Lord be kind and gracious to you; May the Lord look on you with favor and give you peace.”

Bible Study Video


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Lesson Plans

Faith Journals

Early Childhood Education at Gloria Dei

Helping young children and their families grow in faith through developmentally appropriate events, education, and activities. 

Sunday morning classes for infants through Kindergarten begin at 10:00 a.m.  We hope that you will find Sunday School a positive and rewarding time of learning for both you and your child(ren).  All are welcome!

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The J.A.M. (Jesus And Me) Youth Group is open to all youth in grades 4-6. We're excited for a year of fun, service, and fellowship! Parent volunteers are always needed and appreciated! Link:

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Gloria Dei Kids Calendar now streaming to a Mac (or PC) near you!!!

Wowsie!    Did you know you can get the Gloria Dei Kids Calendar Delivered directly to your Outlook Calendar?   Or, if you wish, it can also be published to your Mac iCal!!!!

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Sunday School Classes for
Sun, February 14, 2016
Little Lambs: God Made Everything
Rainbows: God's Love is For All
Sunbeams: Jesus Cares for Others
Godly Play: The Mystery of Easter
Grades 1-6: Jacob and Esau

Upcoming Events
Sun, Mar 06 Children’s Musical Presentation

K presents
the Communion Elements this Sunday!
(9:00 and 11:00 service)