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Financial Peace Kick Off Dinner

August 27th, 2017

Free informational lunch - discount class pricing available at lunch!

Join us for a free lunch where you will hear what Financial Peace University could offer to your life. If you decide to take the class, there will be special pricing available after the lunch.

Childcare is available.

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GriefShare

September 7th - November 9th, 2017

$15

GriefShare is a 10 week program, designed to help those who have suffered the death of a close friend or relative. This class will meet Thursday evenings from 6:30-8:00 pm beginning September 7th. For more details, please contact Pastor Phillips at tim.phillips@gdlc.church.

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DivorceCare

September 7th - November 9th, 2017

$15

DivorceCare is a 10 week program that helps those dealing with separation and divorce. This class will meet Thursday evenings from 6:30-8:00 pm beginning September 7th. For more details, please contact Pastor Phillips at tim.phillips@gdlc.church.

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Marriage on the Rock

September 12th - October 31st, 2017

From communication to money to sex, the Marriage on the Rock small group study from leading marriage authority Jimmy Evans discusses practical real-life challenges and offers easy to understand solutions dealing with all the major issues a couple will encounter. Whether you feel your relationship is mediocre, full of frustration and disappointment, or disillusioned and divorce-bound, Marriage on the Rock can turn any marriage into a satisfying dream relationship. Childcare is provided

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Gloria Dei Foundation Golf Outing

September 13th, 2017

$20 - $100

3rd Annual Gloria Dei Foundation Golf Outing. Registration check-in begins at 12:00 pm. 1:00 pm is the 4 person scramble shotgun event. Burger and brat dinner buffet begins around 5:30 and is included in the price of the event. Registration is required and is $100 per person. For more information on this event please contact Chris Thomson at chris.thomson@gdlc.church

More details: Beaver Creek Golf Club, 11200 NW Towner Dr., Grimes. Four player scramble: 18 holes Golf, cart and dinner $100/person or $400/foursome Driving range and practice green available 11:30 Registration 12:00 Shot gun start 1:00 Social, dinner and recognition 5:30 (Registration closes Sept. 11.)

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Improving Your Serve

September 13th - November 1st, 2017

Wednesday Evening Bible Study: Improving Your Serve Wednesday, Sept. 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25 and Nov. 1 at 6:30 p.m. in the Family Life Center Our fall Bible study Series “Improving Your Serve” will mirror our fall message series but in more depth. We will dig deep into God’s Word as we consider Mercy, Compassion, Holiness, Humility, Servanthood, Justice, Faithfulness, and others, but we will also consider how to encourage one another in living the Christian faith. We will have large-group study and will take time for table discussion afterward so that we can learn and grow from one another.

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Recharge Leadership

September 17th - April 15th, 2018

$40

This event is for youth in grades 9-12. ReCharge Leadership will focus on leadership training, characteristics of leadership, assessments of leadership styles and much more. We will meet once a month for 7 months on a Sunday. The cost of each training is $40 (materials and lunch/dinner will be provided each meeting).

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Recharge Discipleship

September 24th - April 22nd, 2018

$40

This event is for youth in grades 9-12. Recharge Discipleship will focus on what is means to be a disciple of Jesus. We'll dive deep into scripture and see what God says about following Jesus. Starts Sunday, Sept. 24 from Noon - 2 p.m. ReCharge Discipleship will concentrate on what it means to be a disciples of Jesus. We will dive into scripture and see what God says about following Jesus. We will meet once a month for 7 months on a Sunday. The cost of each training is $40 (materials and lunch/dinner will be provided each meeting).

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Lord's Prayer Confirmation Retreat

September 29th - September 30th, 2017

$30

Our Confirmation ministry consists of retreats and classroom teaching. These opportunities will allow us to totally focus our efforts toward the catechism teaching and preparing your child to make their public proclamation of their faith. The Teachings/Retreats are spread over a 2 year period. The Lord's Prayer Retreat is one of the required teachings of this process. Cost of the retreat is $30. For more information please contact Tim Kightlinger

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CORE Beliefs New Member Class

October 3rd - November 7th, 2017

This is a 6 week class for those wishing to become a member at Gloria Dei. Class begins October 3 and meets from 6:30-8:00 pm. Childcare is available. For more information please contact the office at 515-276-1700 or office@gdlc.church.

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CORE Teachings Class

October 3rd - November 7th, 2017

CORE: Teachings Tuesday, Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24. 31 and Nov. 7 at 6:30 p.m. Core Teachings is the second step of our discipleship process. It will focus on the CORE teachings of Jesus. We will look at what it means to be a disciple, which includes looking at all the aspects of the New Covenant as well as living and abiding in the identity that Christ has given us. We know life is busy, so our prayer at Gloria Dei is that all of us will engage in the conversation of what it means to live for Jesus and not ourselves. If you have questions about the process or just want to connect with Pastor Ben, please reach him at 777-3900.

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Life Groups Informational Meetings

October 7th - October 8th, 2017

Pastor Ben would like to invite you to hear, learn, and give valuable input to the formation and upstart of a small group initiative called Life Groups. The launch of Life Groups will be happening this spring, but we want to invite those who may be interested to attend. If you have questions about the process or just want to connect with Pastor Ben, please reach him at ben.johnson@gdlc.church.

Paint and Praise Party

October 29th, 2017

$5

Kids in grades K-5 are invited to come and praise Jesus, and paint! We'll play some games, learn some fun songs, paint a great canvas, eat some food, and have a fun afternoon together! For more information please contact DeAnn McCue at deann.mccue@gdlc.church

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Omaha City Plunge - November 4-5, 2017

November 4th - November 5th, 2017

$75

Youth in 6-12 grades join us for Omaha City Plunge. At 6:30 am we will head over to Omaha, where we will connect with 4-5 ministries to serve alongside them meeting the needs of the people they serve. We will return to Gloria Dei on Sunday around 2:00 pm. Cost of the event is $75.00.