8:30am, 10:00am, & 5pm
The mission of Gloria Dei Lutheran Church and Preschool is to reflect God’s hope!
We experience God’s hope through celebration (worship), connection (to Jesus and one another), and compassion (service). Gloria Dei is about all those things. Everyone is welcome. Please join us!
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the season of advent
So many events are taking place during Advent, the four week preparation for Christmas.
On Sundays, we will focus on the theme “Faith and Art.” A different work of art will highlight the scripture for the day.
For an Advent Calendar by Thomas Mousin, click here: advent-calendar2018
December 2018  
Lessons and Carols: The Sanctuary Choir with String Quartet will be offering a traditional “Lessons and Carols” Service on Sunday, December 16 at morning services.
Concerts at Gloria Dei: South Coast Singers (December 14). Click here for details of all concerts.

December 24, 2018 – Christmas Eve

4:00pm Worship Service

  • Candlelight family service with carols and Instrumental music
  • Children’s Choir
  • Childcare provided.

5:30pm Worship Service

  • Candlelight service with carols and instrumental music
  • Sanctuary (Adults) Choir, Bell Choir, special music
  • Childcare provided.

11:00pm Worship Service

  • Holy Communion and Candlelight
  • Carols, special music, and more.
  • There will be no Christmas Day worship services.


We had a wonderful Giving Celebration – Dinner, Bishop Taylor spoke, carnival games and “Bubbleology” for kids, and entertainment for all. The Gen2Gen (Generation to Generation) program begins with the following goals: To become debt free; to enhance new ministries, and finish off campus projects (including a columbarium).
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33501 Stonehill Drive  Dana Point, CA 92629. (949)493-3414.
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