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

Fourth Grade Communion Instruction and Wheat Planting: May 7, 10:00 a.m.

Fourth graders are invited to meet Saturday, May 7, for an important learning time with Pastor Doug and Beth Tobin at the the home of Dennis Longnecker and Judith Anderson. We will learn about communion and plant wheat. Then in the fall we will harvest the wheat and finish our study of communion. Parents are always welcome!  Please contact Beth Tobin for more information or to car pool at here

Third Graders Receive Catechism Books: Sunday, May 1, 9:00 Worship

Catechism Books will be presented to Third Graders on Sunday, May 1, as part of the Milestone Ministry Program. The presentation will take place during the 9:00 service. Third graders and their parents are encouraged to attend a learning time with Pastor Molly on Wednesday, May 4, from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m., to explore the different parts of the catechism and become familiar with their new books. Please contact Pastor Molly or Beth Tobin with any questions.

Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
Vacation Bible School
July 11-15 & 17, 2016
"Camp Creation!!"


Excitement is mounting for another great VBS! All children age three (by January 15, 2016, and potty trained) to those entering sixth grade in the fall are welcome! We will explore Creation and God’s creative, all-powerful, everlasting love! We’ll take a look at the importance of sabbath rest in our lives, our relationship with God, and how we too can be good stewards of God’s beautiful world. Students entering seventh grade on up can volunteer. To volunteer or for any questions, please contact Beth Tobin here.

Save the dates and watch for registration forms soon!



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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Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
Rotation Sunday School
Grades 1-6
April 13 - May 11, 2008

Using our Gifts

Judge 4:6-8,13-16 

Memory Verse: 1 Corinthians 12:7
“The Spirit has given each of us a special way of serving others

Rotation Schedule

Introduction and Objectives



Journal Pages

Bible Study

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, May 01, 2016
Little Lambs: God Made Me!
Rainbows: Jesus Is With Me
Sunbeams: The Lost Sheep
Godly Play: The Parable of the Mustard Seed
Grades 1-6: The Ascension

5th presents
the Communion Elements this Sunday!
(9:00 and 11:00 service)