Our Redeemer's Blog

Youth Formation October Update

by Pastor Gretchen Mertes Our classrooms are coming along downstairs! HUGE thanks to all our volunteers who cleaned, prepped, painted, carpeted, hauled furniture, and basically made a huge change in our welcoming space! Thank you: Betsy McGregor, Phillipa Dugaw, Stephanie Fowler, Kari Guddal, Kim Ward, Dana Wright, Alex Fidis, Sarah Uhlemann, Ryan Mertes, and Matt […]

Circle of Connections – Opening Doors

Our Redeemer’s continues “Circle of Connections” Zoom meetings and groups at usual times, plus a special in-person circle on Tuesdays at the church at 1pm. First week of October: “Making a Way for the Spirit’s Dance” Opening question: Have you ever been asked to do something that really surprised you? As the Bible is read, […]

Pandemic Safety at Our Redeemer’s

It seems like every day there’s changing information about the pandemic – the Delta variant, vaccine boosters, masking requirements, and everything else. Adapting is exhausting to say the least, and as much as we dream this pandemic could be over, it clearly is not. As we have been and will continue to do, this team […]

How Will We Do Thanksgiving During a Pandemic?

Tuesday, October 5, 7 PM | Zoom How shall we continue our traditional Thanksgiving community feast for those without homes, while also recognizing the constraints of the pandemic? Please join Elizabeth our Outreach Coordinator for a Zoom meeting this Tuesday, October 5 at 7:00 PM to plan a creative Thanksgiving outreach event! On Zoom or […]

Opening Doors in October – Sermons, Teachings & Themes

 Join us throughout October as we kick off 31 days of “Opening Doors” as we explore weekly themes through worship, teachings, and scripture that will be transformative for our congregation. “Opening Doors” asks that we open ourselves to God’s call for the church’s future. Opening Doors Themes Week 1: “Opening Doors: Making a way for […]

Kick-off Sunday – September 19

Join us as we kick-off Fall Faith Formation at Our Redeemer’s! Kickoff Sunday Happenings: Children will lead end of 9 AM service blessing – all children are invited to lead the end of service blessing with Pastor Gretchen. 10-10:10 AM – Blessing of the Backpacks, and Bible Blessing. Bring your backpack with your bible in it. […]

Experience our New Sanctuary

Experience and become familiar with our new sanctuary space, and sense God’s presence within it during pre-opening quiet times.* Tuesday, August 31, 6 – 7:30 PM Wednesday, September 1, 10:30 AM – 3 PM Thursday, September 2, 10:30 AM – 3 PM Friday, September 3, 10:30 AM – 3 PM *Our beautiful sanctuary renovation is now […]

The Healing Ministry of Our Redeemer’s

God’s will for all is wholeness and health in body, mind and spirit. So we pray for healing of physical ailments, as well as for healing in the midst of conflicts, emotional stress and struggle. THE HEALING MINISTRY OF OUR REDEEMER’S is based on the following convictions: God’s intentional will for all persons is wholeness […]

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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