Our Redeemer's Blog

Intergenerational Pen Pals

Pastor Gretchen and Mandy Neill have started working together to pair some of our younger folks with people who might like to receive some creative mail and maybe form a pen-pal relationship. If your young person would like to give it a try, or if you’re someone who would love to receive some mail from […]

Friendship Calls

Our Caring Community Team is creating a list of some of the more vulnerable members of our community (folks over 60 and those who are immune compromised), and coordinating Friendship Calls to check in and remain connected to folks who are truly isolated during this time. If you would like to participate in our Friendship […]

Our Redeemer’s Prayer Chain

Do you have a prayer request? Are you feeling particularly anxious or concerned right now, and would appreciate someone praying for you or with you? Although you may not know it, Our Redeemer’s has a wonderful group of people dedicated to praying for any and all concerns or joys in our community. In these times […]

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 […]

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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