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Ribbons of Hope

Ribbons of Hope for the New Year! A Community Art Project  As 2020 comes to a close, we look to 2021 with special hopes and prayers.  INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE What are your prayers and hopes for 2021? You are invited to tie ribbons symbolizing your prayers, your positivity and your hope for 2021 to the […]

Q&A: What You Need to Know While We’re Under Construction

When will construction begin? On Monday, October 5. What will happen first?  Outside the building, the first activity on site will be the addition of fencing and removal of various overgrown plantings.Inside, the contractor will be working on asbestos abatement and demolition of the administration and bathroom area. What is the expected construction end date? […]

Project Groundbreaking 2pm This Sunday, October 4

This Sunday at 2pm we will be hosting our Vision Aligned Building Project groundbreaking. Due to the pandemic, we can only invite up a limited number of people, and so we will be Facebook Live Streaming the groundbreaking so everyone can participate.* This event is the symbolic ‘first dirt’ turned over on our years-long process. […]

Press Release: Ballard P-Patch Property Sale Finalized

For Immediate Release September 14, 2020 Ballard P-Patch Property Sale Finalized: Our Redeemer’s – Ballard P-Patch Partnership Saves the Garden Seattle 9/14/2020 – GROW and the Ballard P-Patch officially purchased the Ballard P-Patch property from Our Redeemer’s Lutheran Church on August 31st. This milestone ensures that the property will continue to be used as a […]

Honoring Our Sanctuary Before Construction Starts

Here are some ways to honor memories of our sanctuary before construction starts in October: Preserve your memories of Our Redeemer’s sanctuary by sending your photos and written memories to Pastor Gretchen. They will be used as part of a special video recording in the sanctuary. Please send your memories to pastor.gretchen@ourredeemers.net. Sign up to […]

Church Renovation Update – 8/13/2020

In preparation for the church renovation Our Redeemer’s held a free “Buy Nothing” yard sale on Saturday, August 8. We gave away unneeded furniture, books, craft and office supplies, pianos, and more! We even collected $265.00 in donations. A HUGE THANK YOU to all the volunteers who brought their muscle, helpful attitudes, and dogged determination […]

Moving Out (For Now) FAQs

We’re getting the church facilities ready for construction work on the building renovation. Here are some FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) about the move: Q. Is the move moving ahead? A. Yep. Staff and helpful others have already begun the tetris-like spring cleaning exercise of pulling everything out of all the offices, storage rooms, and other […]

July 12, 2020 – Annual Congregational Meeting & Vote

    1PM ANNUAL MEETING – CONNECT WITH ZOOM (be online early please, 12:30pm)   Annual Meeting ZOOM link: https://zoom.us/j/92691681266?pwd=NHdBSy8yQU03TWJzSWlzT3BmVjBuQT09 Meeting ID: 926 9168 1266 Password: 220575   Annual Report: 2020 Annual Report ORLC   Pre-Meeting Booklet: You can link to the booklet here.   Congregational Cottage Meeting Minutes: Mission budget cottage meetings Building budget […]

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