It’s hot and it’s exciting!

As the month of June closed there was much joy throughout the country, and some trepidation, as well. The Senate of the United States approved a bi-partisan, comprehensive immigration reform bill! Thanks be to God! While it is far from perfect, it does offer 11 million people a pathway to citizenship. There is much still to be done, however this was a huge step! Glory Days Camp preparations are in full swing; last minute solicitations for financial help are more…

Youthful reflections

Dear Friends, Recently I joined the youth on a Friday night and asked them a few questions about the youth program and Gloria Dei. Here’s what they had to say: What’s been your experience here? Alaya – “I’ve met a lot of people, I’ve made friends, I’ve gotten to know other peoples’ stories, I’ve learned about God, I’ve joked around, I’ve ate food, I’ve laughed, I’ve just had a lot of fun here. “ What more…