Couple’s Valentine’s Dinner

Friday February 14th, 2014 7 -10 p.m. We invite you to a night full of fun! Romantic Music Jazz Music Dance Delicious International food And most importantly quality time with your couple!!! Minimum Donation $75 per couple Contact: Keila Rodriguez at 401-345-4111 Payment: Cash or checks, Make Checks Payable to Gloria Dei Church Payments can be made in person or by mail

NE Synod newsletter, Ekklesia, features Gloria Dei

Ekklesia is a new newsletter from the New England Synod that made its debut during Synod Assembly. The new quarterly newsletter will be sent to congregations in print form, and will be made available to anyone with an Internet connection via PDF download. You can check out the first edition of Ekklesia by clicking here. [Editor’s note: You’ll see some familiar faces on the front page of this premiere edition!] So what’s next for Ekklesia? Well, more…

Welcome Bishop Eaton

On Sunday, October 5th, Rev. Elizabeth Eaton, the new ELCA Presiding Bishop (the head of the Lutheran church in the US), will be installed in Chicago.  She is the first female Presiding Bishop in the ELCA.  She is articulate and decisive and emphasizes the importance to make room for differences in our church and find the commonality we all share as Christians.   She also encourages us as Lutherans to “go out into our communities” and more…