Sunday, May 15, 2022
Order of Worship for 10AM service
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  • Welcome & Opening Prayer
  • Litany
  • Opening Song
  • Statement of Faith
  • Hymn: Blessed Assurance
  • Children's Message
  • Scripture: John 13:31-35
  • Message: "Living into the Love
  • ~Pastor Tricia Neale from Feast of Justice
  • Song
  • Prayer & The Lord's Prayer
  • Closing Song & Offering
  • Church News
  • Blessing for the Week

*Masks are no longer needed. Click here to read the Mask Update. Feel free to wear one if you choose.

Lectionary Readings for Sunday, May 15

First Reading: Acts 11:1-18
Second Reading: Revelation 21:1-6
Gospel: John 13:31-35
Worship Update

Beginning Sunday, June 5, Gloria Dei Church will have an 11:30AM Cathedral Service the first Sunday of every month!

This service will have traditional music, singing, a message, & Communion served monthly. We are excited about this service coming back on a once-a-month basis!

8:30AM worship in the Chapel will continue to be held every Sunday with piano, hymns, a message, & Communion served weekly.

10AM worship in the Sanctuary and online will continue to be held every Sunday with Praise Band, a message, & Communion served monthly.
Please join us in the Library Lounge following the 10AM service on Sunday, May 15 to say farewell to Ya-Jhu Yang

We want to thank and celebrate Ya-Jhu for being the Music Director here at Gloria Dei Church for almost 11 years!
Gloria Dei Church is hiring!
Financial Administrator

This position directs the financial responsibilities for both the Gloria Dei Church and the Gloria Dei Preschool.

The Financial Administrator is responsible for banking, accounting, accounts receivable and payable, payroll, general maintenance of the financial records as well as preparation of budgets and monitoring of spending. The position is approximately 25-30 hours per week.

Click HERE for the job posting on Indeed.
Try Someone Else's Life On For Size
Monday, May 16, 2022
11AM in Sacred Grounds

Next in the series: "30 Days in Jail"

Join us for this intriguing series where we watch a DVD at each gathering and experience a different world for 30 days with discussion to follow. All adults are welcome!

Contact Betsy Maier at for more information.
GDC Art Series
Saturday, May 21
5-7PM in the Library Lounge
Wood-Turner Paul Benjamin

Please join Marsha and Paul Benjamin for fellowship, fun and an interesting conversation about what inspires Paul's art. He is a creative wood-turner who creates one-of-a-kind items, some of which will be on display.

Light refreshments will be served. BYOB. IT'S FREE!!

Please RSVP in the back of the Sanctuary, by emailing, or by calling the Church Office at 215-947-8200.

Next in the GDC Art Series:
Walter Deuschle on Saturday, June 11 from 5-7PM
The Home Repair Course scheduled for Saturday, May 21 has unfortunately been cancelled

We will plan to offer this course again in the near future with a date that will hopefully work better for people!
Gloria Dei Flea Market
Saturday, June 4
GDC Parking Lot

Sell your treasures at the Flea Market!
  • Vendor spots are $25 and are two car widths.
  • Click HERE for the flyer to sign up to sell.
  • Click HERE to pay for your Flea Market spaces online.

Gloria Dei will collect donations to sell at the Flea Market!
  • NO clothing or large electronics please!
  • Dawn Frank will collect your donations in Christian Fellowship Hall Tuesday, May 31 through Friday, June 3 from 9AM-5PM.

Questions? Contact Dawn at

This is a rain or shine event with a non-refundable fee.
Proceeds will support the Youth Mission Trip.
Weight Loss and Maintenance Through Behavior Modification and Accountability

New You is starting a new group on Thursday, May 26 at 10AM here at Gloria Dei Church.

Reserve your spot by filling out the online application at or call 484-846-4079. Please indicate that you are interested in attending the Huntingdon Valley Group.

Applicants must have at least 20 pounds to lose to qualify. Join New You and begin leading a healthier lifestyle today!
American Red Cross Blood Drive
Monday, June 6
2-7PM in Christian Fellowship Hall

Help Save A Life By Donating Blood!
To schedule an appointment:

Congregational Meeting following ONE combined 10AM service on Sunday, June 12. Boxed lunches will be served.

Stay tuned for RSVP details.

Feast of Justice is blessed to have a full and constant inventory of food, so they are instead asking for non-food donations.

These essential home items are needed by the households they serve & cannot be bought with SNAP dollars (Food Stamps).

Click here for the complete list.

Donations Accepted at 3101 Tyson Avenue; Philadelphia:
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, & Friday 9:30AM-12PM
  • Saturday 11AM-1PM

Addressing Hunger, Meeting Needs, and Inspiring Hope as we work for Abundant Justice in Northeast Philadelphia and beyond.
215-268-3510 *
Pastor: Karyn L. Wiseman,
Senior and Lay Ministry: Betsy Maier,
Kids and Family: Dana Harrison,
Tweens & Youth: Pastor Karyn; Dana Harrison
Music Director: Ya-Jhu Yang,
Praise Band Leader: Chris Schmer,
Office Staff: Pam Kops,; Jennifer Suit,
Property: Robert Maxwell, Manager,; Jeff DeHaven,; Keisha Wilkins,
Office Hours: Monday-Thursday: 9:30am-3:30pm; Friday: 9:30am-1:00pm
215-947-8200; 570 Welsh Road, Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006