high School YoutH
GDYG (Gloria Dei Youth Group - High School)
Weekly - Wednesdays: 7:17-8:18pm
9th-12th grade youth spend time connecting with other students from the five area high schools and adult leaders, growing as a community of faith on Wednesday nights in the Loft. From Service Projects to Ice Cream and Games, the friendships formed each week create a long lasting impact.
4-week rotation on Wednesday Nights:
1) What’s the Word on the Street? 2) Ice Cream’s All About the Quantity
3) What’s Goin’ On? Serving in the Community 4) Adventure of a Lifetime
GDYG Fall Retreat
Saturday, October 27th
All High School youth are invited to an Urban Immersion education session in Minneapolis followed by the return of a frightful night, Valley Scare! (Valley Scare is a Halloween themed Valley Fair Park event). Limit to the first 34 registrants!
GDYG Lock In
Friday, Dec 14th - Sat, Dec 15th: 8pm-8am
Join us for a high school lock in at Gloria Dei for an evening of faith and fun!
Middle School and High School week-long summer trips are offered each year as a chance to develop relationship and faith connections. Service, Adventure, and National Youth Gathering trips are a few of the themes alternating each year. These trips are transformative for youth and adult leaders alike!
High School Summer Trip: Rainbow Trail Lutheran Camp in Colorado
July 20-28, 2019
All youth entering 9th grade through ending 12th grade are invited to sign up for the high school summer trip to Rainbow Trail Lutheran Camp in Colorado. There will be opportunities for outdoor adventure and fun community at camp.