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Pastor Denise Arnold

Pastor Denise recently joined Gloria Dei Lutheran Church.  She is a native Washingtonian growing up in Kent.  She believes in the Good News of Jesus Christ and the Joy that comes through knowing God is always with us, loving us, and calling us into new life.  She wants nothing more than to share this with the community believing that through God's plan we can live an abundant life together in peace.  Everyone is welcome to the table!   

Wendy Stewart Administrative Assistant

Wendy has been our Administrative Assistant since December 2017. She also works at Longview Presbyterian and United Methodist church part time as Administrative Assistant. Wendy grew up in Spokane and moved to Longview in 2005. She has been married to Brian Stewart since 2003, and they have 2 teenagers Caleb and Sarah. Wendy attends Longview Community Church.

Jackie Erickson

Finance Manager

Jackie has been a member of Gloria Dei since 1991 she became our bookkeeper in 2000. She also serves as Longview Community Church’s part time bookkeeper.  Jackie is a Longview Native and enjoys gardening, reading and traveling with her husband Allan.  They have 4 grown children and 6 grandkids that they enjoy spending time with.

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Seth Burns
Music & Worship Director

Seth Burns was baptized and raised in Gloria Dei Lutheran Church and is honored to serve as its Audio/Video Director. Graduating from Mark Morris HS and Chapman University with a double bachelors in Music Education and Vocal Performance, he’s eager to serve his community by bringing spirit filled and entertaining multimedia to Gloria Dei. He feels blessed to be able to grow his hobbies into a profession with the support of his church family.