October 2014 Reminder

October 2014 Reminder Newsletter October 2014 Reminder Newsletter (Spanish) Have you been away at camp? Visiting relatives? Taking a break from church for one reason or another? Welcome Back to Church at 10:15 a.m.in English and 1:30 a.m. in Spanish. Surprises are in store for everyone. And – a special gift for you at worship, Do you want your children learn how to love God with all their heart and soul and mind and strength? more…

Bilingual Language Café

Are you looking for an informal way to practice your Spanish or English? Come join native speakers every Saturday afternoon @ 12:00 PM for conversational Spanish & English! Classes October 4th October 11th October 18th October 25th November 1st November8th November 15th November 22nd First 2 Saturdays of the month at Main St Cafe, East Greenwich, RI Last 2 Saturdays of the month at Panera Bread, in Providence Place Mall, Providence, RI Brought to you by First Evangelical Lutheran Church & Gloria more…

Getting to Know: Akisch Lenus

When you first meet, Akisch Lenus, the first thing you will notice is his friendly smile, sense of humor and the way his faith is reflected in every part of his life. Akisch Lenus has been attending Gloria Dei Church since he was a young boy. He grew up with a many of he other youth on Sears Ave and he has a lot of great memories of Gloria Dei youth hour. Akisch’s family attended more…

Borderlands Churches

What an exciting trip to New York! As an expression of work in community, First Lutheran from East Greenwich, RI, Grace Lutheran from Hartford, Conn. and Gloria Dei from Providence, RI. traveled to New York for a weekend to be in conversation with “borderlands churches.” We learned a lot what a church in the borderlands in the big city looks like. The idea of borderlands provides a helpful way of understanding where ministry should take more…