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Christmas with Our Redeemer’s

LINK FOR A “HOW TO PARTICIPATE IN SERVICES ONLINE” INSTRUCTIONS Christmas Eve Candlelight Services Friday, December 24, 4 PM & 10 PM Our Advent Season of Hope culminates in rejoicing at the birth of Jesus the Christ, our Prince of Peace. We will celebrate both in person and online with great joy and love. https://ourredeemers.net/virtual-worship/ […]

November is American Indian Heritage Month

In November we honor American Indian Heritage Month. One of these heritages is the land on which we and Coast Salish peoples live and worship. The ELCA has recently declared their commitment to “strengthening our anti-oppression efforts with a greater focus on realizing justice and equity for Indigenous people.” (Learn more here.) Prairie Rose Seminole, […]

Holden Village 2022

We are planning our congregational trip to Holden Village next summer, July 31-August 6, 2022! We hope that you can join us. Our trip is 6 nights long, and meals are included.  Based on what is currently listed on Holden’s website as of this writing, the cost is $510/person for adults, $390 for kids ages […]

O-ROCK – Programs and Classes for Youth and Kids

CHILDREN ARE A GIFT FROM THE LORD. THEY ARE A REWARD FROM HIM. Psalm 127 O-ROCK is off and running!  • Newly redone rooms! • Children blessing us at the end of the service! • Robust Pre-school and Early Elementary Program! • Confirmation Class for our Teens! PLEASE JOIN US! Here is our current schedule. […]

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 […]

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. […]

God’s Story is the Story of Love…You are Invited!

The Faith Formation Team was formed to re-imagine Faith Formation for our youngest members at Our Redeemer’s. We developed a vision which has been our guidepost for creating a vital and engaging Children and Youth program. COVID has caused us all to pause, yet in the case of the Faith Formation Team, it has allowed […]

VBS Offering This Summer

Are You Ready? There will be one VBS Offering this Summer! REGISTER HERE July 26 – 29 Phinney Ridge Lutheran Church   LINK TO POSTER Two identical sessions: 9:30-11 AM & 6:30-8 PM Children 5-12 are invited to attend, and younger ones, too, with an adult companion. Cost is $20/child (scholarships available).

Faith Formation Update

by Betsy McGregor, Faith Formation Team Lead The Faith Formation Team is in the process of planning Our Redeemer’s Children’s Program for the 2021-2022 School year. We are planning our program with the hope we can meet in person again in our newly remodeled building. Even if we are not able to meet in person, […]

A Lenten Journey for Your Fridge

This Lent graphic features daily lenten initiatives from Ash Wednesday to Easter. It’s especially great for families to print out and put up on your fridge for Lent. We invite you to renew your commitment to follow the way of the cross! Download and print the PDF:

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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