Our Social Ministries


Bible StudyJoin us, we meet every Monday morning at 10:00 AM for discussion and, of course, coffee and cake. All are welcome. No bible necessary- we provide them. No previous experience necessary either! Just come and learn a bit about God’s care for you!

Let’s Get Together: meets 3rd Saturday of the month: This group is active and always looking for new members (Singles, couples, all ages, all people welcome). The group meets the 3rd Saturday of the month and activities include: Mardi Gras, St. Patty’s party, church cleanup, Holiday celebrations, plays, Octoberfest, and other fun events. …come join us!

HIHI: This is a group of volunteers who will help out at the Huntington Interfaith Homeless Initiative by bringing/serving and sharing a meal with homeless guests at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church on occasional winter Tuesday nights.  Volunteers include youth and adults of all ages.  A wonderful opportunity to live out your faith and help those in need!

Heavenly Hosts: This is a group of volunteers willing to provide a meal to anyone who is returning home from the hospital either from surgery or a birth or who has had a death in their family.

Lunch Bunch: The Lunch Bunch meets the second Monday each month. Everyone brings a sandwich and coffee and cake are provided.

Property Committee: The property committee handles many projects and improvements to the church, the parsonage, and the grounds.

Reading Circle: Meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month: The paperback books are selected from the NY Times or Newsday bestseller list. The members take turns hosting the get togethers in their homes.

The Arbors Adult Home Ministry:

Welcoming/Evangelism: This group’s goal is to reach more people with the saving gospel of Jesus Christ and to become more of a presence in the Hauppauge community.