Our Redeemer's Blog

Holy Week 2020 at Our Redeemer’s – PLAN C

Yep. Our staff started planning Holy Week last summer, and had finished by the end of January. THEN, the pandemic! Enter Plan B.  We made a whole new plan for creating “Holy Week Kits” for each household, with palms, bread & wine, votives and bells for each service during the holiest of weeks. It was […]

Virtual Worship Instructions

A “how to” for worshipping from home. Download this Week’s Bulletin Our Redeemer’s holds worship online using Zoom and Facebook Live.  Here are the various ways to connect with us: By phone: call 1-669-900-9128. Enter this number when prompted: 822 691 346. (This method will let you listen in, but not view the service.) By […]

The Latest on Coronavirus and Our Redeemer’s

DEAR OUR REDEEMER’S FRIENDS, Pastor Gretchen, Music Director Karen Lee, and the staff have continued to consult with one another as we read how other faith communities are responding to the coronavirus to be sure we are doing what is most helpful and healthful for Our Redeemer’s’ community. We continue to make adjustments: * As […]

Updated Coronavirus Guidelines for our Congregation

Hello Friends, We are hearing much in these days about the spread of the COVID-19 virus, also called the Coronavirus. With so many news sources at our fingertips, it can be overwhelming and disconcerting to read reports that range in tone and tenor. Given what the CDC has offered, and given what is currently known, […]

Vision-Aligned Building Design & Budget Presentation – Feb. 16, 12:30pm

Join us for a Vision-Aligned Building Design & Budget Presentation by the SHKS Architects and the council on February 16, 12:30pm in Our Redeemer’s Fellowship Hall. Buffet provided. Our Redeemer’s membership voted 93 to 7 to enter into a purchase and sale agreement with GROW (representing Ballard P-Patch). Join us at a presentation of architectural design plans […]

Join Our Redeemer’s at Interfaith Advocacy Day, Olympia

FAITH ACTION NETWORK’s Interfaith Advocacy Day brings the voices of compassion and justice to our elected leaders. Meeting with your legislators and their staff on this day is putting your faith into action! On Interfaith Advocacy Day, you will be able to: Join workshops that will break down the issues on FAN’s 2020 Legislative Agenda ​Learn how to most effectively […]

Immigration: What is Seattle Facing with Michael Ramos

February 2nd – 10 – 11am @ Our Redeemer’s “Immigration? What is Seattle facing?” Michael Ramos, the Executive Director of the Church Council of Greater Seattle, will be joining Our Redeemer’s to discuss immigration in the Seattle context. He will also join us for a potluck lunch and conversation at noon after the 11am service. […]

Theology on Tap

Let’s get together at The Dane (8000 15th Ave NW, Seattle) on Tuesday, January 28 at 7pm for a great discussion with friends and new acquaintances. Our topic: Does everything really happen for a reason? Why do we say that when people die unexpectedly, anyway? What is implied about God in that statement? Let’s talk. […]

Blue Christmas?

Christmas for many is not just “merry and bright”.  For many the season is stressful with sad memories or expectations you no longer can meet.  This worship service honors those feelings and frustrations and offers comfort, hope, and healing. All are welcome, so please join us at Our Redeemer’s Lutheran Church. Refreshments following. Childcare provided. […]

Our Redeemer’s Blog

Along with our calendar, our blog is a great place to see what we’re up to. Read the posts below to hear musings from Pastor Kathy, ministry leaders and folks in our community. You can use a filter to read updates on our high school youth activities, Kids’ Church and much more. There’s a lot happening around here. Feel free to leave a comment, email the author, share things on facebook, and join the conversation.

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