A COMMUNITY AT A CROSSROADS
In 2001, during an interim between pastors, declining attendance challenged Our Redeemer’s to take a deep look at its past and its future. Out of that shared reflection, we developed the new vision statement above, along with a new determination to translate it into reality.
When it came to finding a new pastor, the members of Our Redeemer’s knew they needed someone to help them step a bit outside of their comfort zones. They called Katherine Hawks, our first female pastor. She had the energy and creativity the congregation needed to make this new vision a reality.
Approaching our next steps with renewed intention, we set out to identify the changes