Gloria Dei! Lutheran Church, Arnold, MD


Our community life centers around worship, prayer, and service. You are always welcome at Gloria Dei! and are invited to receive the Sacrament of Holy Communion. A Cry Room and a staffed nursery are both available.

Regular Sunday Worship Schedule

8:45 A.M.  Gloria Dei Liturgy
                     Holy Communion is during the service on the 1st and 3rd Sundays and is before the service at 8:30 on 2nd and 4th Sundays.
11:00 A.M. Evangelical Lutheran Worship Liturgy
                     Holy Communion is during the service on the 2nd and 4th Sundays.

Pastor Tom children's sermon

Pastor Tom and the children at the children's sermon.

Special Services

A number of special services are held at various times throughout the year such as the "Stand With Africa" service, services remembering our sister churches in El Salvador and Slovakia, as well as various special music programs.

Holy Communion

Holy Communion is celebrated Sunday morning, at 8:45 the 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month, and at 11:00 the 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month. At each of our communion services, there is the opportunity for private prayer and communion.