2023 Pumpkin Patch Volunteers
October 7th – October 31st
Our Redeemer will once again host our annual Pumpkin Patch on the front lawn. Our Pumpkin Patch will be open daily beginning on Sunday, October 8th and running thru Tuesday, October 31st. We are looking for many volunteers for a variety of tasks, including moving and placing pallets on the front lawn prior to the pumpkin delivery, unloading pumpkins on delivery day, staffing the patch, and tearing down the patch on November 1.
Lutheran Confirmation Course for Adults
September 18 – November 6, 2023 / Mondays 6:00-7:30pm
This 8-week course invites adult learners into a relaxed, collegial setting where you will be introduced to the central teachings of Scripture as expressed by the Lutheran confession of faith. This discussion-based course has as its goal a closer walk with Christ and a confident understanding of faith.
Pathway: Journey with Our Redeemer
Membership Class – Sundays 10:30am-Noon
In this three-session series, learn more about life at OR, how to become an active member, and to connect with others in the body of believers. Learn how to grow during your discipleship journey through OR ministries and how to share your gifts sacrificially for the common good and for the growth of Christ’s Kingdom. We will meet on three consecutive Sundays – September 24, October 1 and October 8, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM in classroom #114.
2023 Youth Lock In
October 6, 2022
Students in grades 5-9 are encouraged to join us for the Youth Lock In on Friday, October 6, 5:00PM to midnight. A group of Concordia Wisconsin students will once again lead the activities for the event, including games, worship, discussion, devotions and more.
ENCOMPASS After Hours October Event
Thursday – October 12th | 4:30pm-6:00pm
Join other Christian business professionals for networking, food, a devotion and program. Our presenter, Lisa Raebel, will share her faith journey and challenge each of us to see the blessings even in the rough spots. Doors open at 4:15pm for networking and food and drink await you! Get to know more people who find their faith influential in the way they conduct their business dealings and themselves. We are so blessed to gather and share encouragement from God’s Word, get to know one another and make connections that may grow your business and/or your friendships, too.
September 10, 2023 – August 11, 2024
Baptism is a gift of God in which he gives us saving faith. He connects the baptized to the benefits of Jesus perfect life, sacrificial death on the cross and victorious resurrection. This Baptism class is for anyone looking to have his or her child baptized at Our Redeemer. The class introduces what we believe and confess about the gift of baptism for children and families.
D.I.G. Sunday School!
Parents have the first and primary responsibility to train and nurture their children in the matters of faith and morality. Our children’s ministry strives to support parents in this endeavor by making disciples of Jesus Christ (Matthew 28:19-20). Our desire is for children age 3 through grade 5 to know God, serve Him and share their faith with others. D.I.G. meets on Sunday mornings during 9:00 a.m. worship. Students begin in worship with their family, are dismissed to D.I.G. following the Scripture readings, and return to their family just before the end of the service.
MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers)
Tuesdays / September – May
MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) is a group of moms who gather to encourage and support one another through all the moments of motherhood. Being a mom is hard, but you don’t have to do it alone! We gather to provide fellowship, support, and encouragement for one another. Join us on Tuesday mornings, September through May, to meet other moms and make new friendships as we walk through life together.
Confirmation Class 2023-24
Confirmation is a faith formation program for all 7th and 8th grade youth. It prepares students to confidently live their faith out loud. With the support of the congregation, their parents, and peers, each youth will experience life in the Body of Believers. The class meets on Sunday mornings at 10:15 a.m. in the Cafeteria. Students are required to bring a Bible and Luther’s Small Catechism to class each week. For students who need a copy of the Catechism, the $25 cost can be paid at registration. .
Saturdays 9:30-11:30AM – Cafeteria
Ministering to those mourning the loss of a loved one, meetings focus on stand-alone topics, inviting you to join at any time. GriefShare also offers one-session workshops throughout the year, including Loss of a Spouse and Surviving the Holidays. Visit griefshare.org to register for an upcoming class or workshop.