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2017 Blessing of the Pets
Thank you to everyone who participated in our Fourteenth Annual Blessing of the Pets! It was a great day! In addition to the grocery cart full of food, chew toys, collars, and more, our free will offering for Chain of Hope totaled $819.25! 100% of the funds collected have been sent to Chain of Hope, a 501c3 organization, formed in 2010 with a primary goal of alleviating the suffering of abused and neglected animals within the urban core of KC. 

2016 BLESSING OF THE PETS
The Blessing of the Pets... was a great success! Over 20 pets were blessed and $815.58 was collected in the free-will offering to be given to Chain of Hope. Volunteers from Chain of Hope were here and were most appreciative of the Blessing Service. They also greatly appreciated all the donations of food and chew toys donated by our Sunday School children. Thank you to everyone who attended or contributed!

Fall Festival
The Fall Festival was held October 1st at Alldredge Orchard in Platte City.

2015 Blessing of the Pets

The Blessing of the Pets was a wonderful event on October 4th! $860.91 was raised for The Kansas City Pet Project, along with four large baskets of collars, leashes, training treats, chew toys, and dog, puppy, cat & kitten food. Special thanks to everyone who helped to make this a great day!



2014 Blessing of the Pets

The Blessing of the Pets was a wonderful event on October 5th! $650.00 was raised for The Kansas City Pet Project, along with four large baskets of collars, leashes, training treats, chew toys, cat scratch posts, blankets made by our Middle School Youth, and lots more! Special thanks to everyone who helped to make this a great day!

One of the highlights of the day was the arrival of our special guests, two police officers and their horses, Commander and O’Sullivan, from the Kansas City Police Department Mounted Patrol.



2014 VBS
This years theme was "Weird Animals" where Jesus' love is one-of-a-kind.

Ninth Annual Blessing of the Pets

On October 6th Gloria Dei held the ninth annual blessing of the pets. Each pet received a personal blessing from Pastor Kerr and a certificate. This year 100% of donations went to the Missouri German Shepherd Rescue.  



Kingdom Rock

51 people offered their gifts of time and talent so the children could have a great experience in learning about God’s love for the world. We had 42 children We thank God for all the children who attended, and their parents for faithfully bringing them each evening. 



Acolyte Ministry Hoop-A-Thon
Gloria Dei Acolytes held a Hoop-A-Thon Sunday, June 2nd to raise awareness nd money to care for children orphaned by HIV/AIDS. They raised over $1200 in the event. The money raised goes toward building a health clinic in Zambia and provide backpacks for kids in need in the United States.

Food Pantry
On December 29th, 2012 Gloria Dei inaugurated a Food Pantry providing assistance to residents of Platte and Clay counties.

Cantata
The Chancel Choir perfomed "I Hear the Prophet Callin" December 15-16, 2012.

2012 Childrens Christmas Program
Behind the scenes of the 2012 Gloria Dei Children's Christmas Program titled "Room for a Little One".  Head on over to the video section to view the performace.

New Partners in Ministry

A WARM GLORIA DEI WELCOME to our newest Partners in Ministry who united with Gloria Dei’s Family of Faith December 9th.




Thanksgiving Meals
Gloria Dei volunteers serve hot meals at Childrens Memorial Lutheran Church on Thanksgiving for low income families and individuals in the inner city.

Fall Festival
The Fall Festival was held Saturday, October 27th, at Alldredge Orchard, Platte City MO.