Join us for worship on Sundays @ 8:30AM in the Chapel & @ 10am both in-person in the Sanctuary and online.

Click here to view online worship on Sunday, September 26, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. and hear Pastor Karyn preaching on Mark 9:38-50 with a message titled, “Rubbing Salt in the Wound.” You can view other past services as well.
Click here for the September 19, 2021 bulletin.
Click here to see the “How Great Thou Art” video sung by baritone Jamie Johnson shared during Sunday’s worship service.


Worship updates:
  • Our 8:30AM worship service has returned and will meet each Sunday in the Chapel.
  • Masks recommended at both the 8:30AM & 10AM worship services. Click here to read the mask recommendation notice.
  • We will continue to live stream our 10AM service if you are not ready to join us in person yet.


-Click here to see our most recent Activities & Announcements.
Comedy & Night on Saturday, September 25, 2021 from 6-8PM. A BYOB adult-only evening with Kirsten Cills & friends in Christian Fellowship Hall. $10 per person. Finger food provided. Click here for more information and to sign up for this can’t miss event!
Small Group Session led by Marsha Benjamin to be held on Tuesdays from October 5 to November 9 @ 7PM in the Chapel.
Title: “God, are you there?”
Flea Market & Bake Sale on Saturday, October 9, 2021 from 8AM-1PM in the parking lot. Click here for more information & to sign up. Proceeds to benefit OHAAT. This is a rain or shine non-refundable event.
-Food & Fellowship on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 in Christian Fellowship Hall. It is a time to get fed and a time spent with community. Doors open at 5:30PM and meal begins at 6PM. For more information, please contact Dave Barber. Upcoming Food & Fellowship date: November 9.
Celebrating Our Ministry Together on Sunday, October 17, 2021. This will include the installation of Pastor Karyn & GDC’s 65th Anniversary Celebration. More information to follow.
Gloria Dei Church Endowment Fund Continuing Education Scholarship 2021 Award. The Continuing Education Scholarship is dedicated to supporting all GDC members as they pursue their college education and/or continuing education. Click HERE for the application. Deadline is Friday, October 22, 2021 Email with any questions.
Affirmation Classes have begun! Contact for more details.
Thank you to everyone who made our Fall Kickoff & Chili Cook-Off Event on Sunday, September 12 a huge success! And the winner is…
1st prize – Old Bayou (submitted by Bob Frank)
2nd prize – Bloody Mary (submitted by Jeanette Delgado)
3rd prize – Pumpkin Chili (submitted by Papo Delgado)
Did you miss the September Hymn Sing? Click here to view the beloved hymns sung by Anne Marie Stanley and baritone Jamie Johnson shared during the September Hymn Sing.
Did you miss September’s Lunch & Learn Virtual Trip? Click the following links to view the “trips” we took together: 10 Scientifically Impossible Places on Earth; 15 Most Unique Natural Phenomena in the World; Forbidden Places You’re Not Allowed to Visit


“Home base is my faith, home base is my family, home base is where I feel safe. And none of us feel safe all the time, particularly right now. So find your home base… “
Click here to watch Pastor Karyn’s “Home base” video message posted September 7, 2021

Conversation & Connection

Join us by video and/or audio for our Community Conversation on:
We will share, pray, and check in with each other.
Wednesday, September 29, 2021 @ 1:30PM


Join the Zoom Meeting by clicking
Or call 1 (646) 558-8656 and enter Meeting ID# 515 677 818

Bible Study on Thursdays @ 1PM

Bible Study for the Fall of 2021 has begun!
We will be studying the Book of Job. Next meeting is on Thursday, September 30.
Please join and be part of the conversation!
Or call 1-646-558-8656 & enter Meeting ID# 515 677 818

Worship Information

Current Sunday Services

8:30 a.m. in-person in the Chapel with music, a message, & Communion served weekly. (This service will start being held again on Sunday, September 19, 2021)

10:00 a.m. in-person in the Sanctuary & online service with music, videos & a message*

*Communion is served on the first Sunday every month

Pre Covid-19 Sunday Services

8:00 a.m. service in the Chapel with Communion served weekly
9:30 a.m. service in the Sanctuary with Praise Band*
11:11 a.m. service in the Sanctuary with Cathedral singers*

*Communion is served on the first Sunday every month


Pre Covid-19 Saturday Services

5:00 p.m. Lay-led Communion service in the Chapel on the first and third Saturday of the month

This Sunday

Pastor Karyn will be preaching in-person in the Chapel at 8:30AM and both in-person in the Sanctuary and online at 10AM on Sunday, September 26 on Mark 9:38-50 with a message titled, “Rubbing Salt in the Wound.” Click here to view the 10AM live streamed worship service as well as to view past services. Or go to our Facebook page to view the 10AM live service.