8:30am, 10am, & 5pm
A nursery is available at morning services. We also love children in worship! Sunday school (age 4 years old – 5th grade) takes place at both the 8:30am/10am service.
For details about worship, CLICK HERE. Please join us!
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Gloria Dei Lutheran Church is uniquely designed for worship inside and outside. Because we have the largest front door! Worship wherever you feel comfortable  – inside, outside (courtyard), and virtually via our youtube channel. Just join us!
You can watch worship live by CLICKING HERE – you’ll go to Gloria Dei’s youtube channel. You can also watch it as a recording at any time.
Saturday, October 14, 5pm
This all church event is sponsored by MGD (Men of Gloria Dei).
Cost: $10/person, children free.
Join us for German food, polka music, great conversation and refreshments. Sign-up at the Welcome Table or call the office. Invite a friend!


Recently, the Mission Investment Fund of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America filmed the Gloria Dei campus, highlighting the new sanctuary and other recent improvements.
Thanks to all the members and friends of Gloria Dei for making it all possible! Thanks be to God!


There are many wonderful youth ministry events taking place this summer.
Confirmation (Junior High) will be heading to Catalina, the High School Youth group is going white water rafting, and there are other happenings for all ages.
Contact Youth Director Paige ( if you have questions or simply want to join in. Or CLICK HERE for more details.
Friends are always welcome!


For 2023-2024, Gloria Dei will focus on reading through the Bible following this popular devotional book. Pick your book up at the Welcome Table and take up this wonderful opportunity.

On Sundays (beginning on Rally Sunday – September 10), the pastors will preach on the scripture passages, and on Thursdays, beginning September 21, 6:30pm a class will be offered (and light meal). This will take place in Bankson Hall.

CLICK HERE to learn more and hear from the author.


2nd Friday/6:00pm in Bankson Hall
For all artists and creatives at any experience level (including art enthusiasts!). Come connect!
At monthly gatherings – a variety of things will take place from artist talks to working on upcoming art projects together.

Questions/details – contact Arts and Outreach Minister Michelle Lum (

We give thanks to God in many ways. One of those ways is through volunteering.
If you are interested in volunteering at Gloria Dei, please CLICK HERE and you will be taken to our “Time and Talent” form.
It is through the “Time and Talent” form that Gloria Dei organizes for mission and ministry.
There are many different type of volunteer opportunities. Find your place and join in.
33501 Stonehill Drive  Dana Point, CA 92629. (949)493-3414.
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