Plan Your Visit


We are so glad you're here.

We look forward to welcoming you in person, and think you'll find the information below helpful as you plan your visit. Please feel free to contact us with any questions by email, or phone 319-338-2893.



Sundays at 8 and 10:30.

Dress comfortably. No need to dress-to-impress here! Come as you are.

Got kids? Perfect. We value families worshiping together, and are well-prepared to help you and your children have a meaningful worship experience. Read more here.

Holy Communion is celebrated at all services, with gluten-free bread, and options for wine or juice.

Hearing-assistive devices are available! Just ask an usher.


Gloria Dei is located at the corner of Market and Dubuque Streets in downtown Iowa City. 
On Sundays, parking is available in the lot to the West of the building, as well as along the alley in the back. For more parking information, especially regarding weekday restricted parking, please click here.


Education hour is between services, from 9:15-10:15 a.m., from mid-September to mid-May.
Classes for children age 3 through 5th grade are on the upper level. Grown-ups are invited for breakfast pizza, donut holes, coffee, and conversation in Parents' Corner, also on the upper level during this time.

Adult Education is in the Fellowship Hall on the lower level. 

Ready to take the next step? Join an age-or interest-centered group, OR download, print, and fill-out the New Member Information Sheet.

How to Find Us

Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Iowa City

Gathered by grace. Scattered for service.

123 E Market Street
Iowa City, IA 52245