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LOVE INC and Gloria Dei Car Wash

We are offering an opportunity for you to get your car clean and benefit LOVE INC on Saturday, September 8 from 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. LOVE INC works with churches to provide coordinated help to our neighbors who are in need by giving practical help.

Gloria Dei Golf Outing

You are invited to participate in the 28th Annual Gloria Dei Open Golf Outing to be held on Saturday, September 8 at the Twin Lakes Golf Course. It is necessary to pre-register and enclose $25. for greens fee and prize fund. We will have prizes for men and women of all abilities. Please send in or drop off your registration form and money to the church office by Thursday, August 30.

God's Work Our Hands Sunday

We will begin the program year on Sunday, September 9, with God's Work Our Hands Sunday. This is a church-wide designated day of service. Volunteers will have the opportunity to assemble snack bags for those in need. Members will be able to pick up a grocery bag and fill it with non-perishable groceries and return the filled bags on September 9. The groceries will be distributed to the FISH Food pantry and to the West Suburban Food Pantry. Gently used clean adult coats and clean men's and women's socks are needed for those in need. These items can be brought to the designated table in the Gathering Area on September 9.

Grandparents Day

We will celebrate Grandparents' Day on Sunday, September 9. Sunday School children are encouraged to invite your grandparents to attend the first day of Sunday School. There will be service activities in the Gathering Area that grandparents and grandchildren can work on together. If grandparents do not live close, invite another special relative or other adult to attend.

Get on the Bus Party

The 9th Annual Get on the Bus Party will be held on Friday, September 14, from 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. This program provides transportation for children to visit their moms who are incarcerated in Illinois prisons. If you are interested in attending, please call the church office.

Citizenship Clinic

Gloria Dei will partner with World Relief again this year to offer a U.S. Citizenship Clinic for legal permanent residents. The clinic will be held on Saturday, September 15.

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                

 

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