Our mission statement: “To be Christ to one another and to our community.”
Advent and Christmas Opportunities
Nov. 30th - Dec. 21st: Come and join us during the season of Advent as we gather together for worship using Holden Evening Prayer. During these services, we will explore the theme of “Tidings of Comfort and Joy” through those who helped prepare and then celebrate the arrival of the Christ child.
Dec. 7th - The Angel Speaks to Joseph's Confusion
Dec. 14th - The Angel Speaks to Mary's Doubt
Dec. 21st - The Angel Speaks to the Shepherds' Curiosity
Dec. 4th-11th: Christmas Pageant Practice
Dec. 18th: Christmas Pageant
Dec. 24th: Christmas Eve. There will be 3 Christmas Eve services. The schedule, for December 24, 2016.
5:00 PM, Worship
7:00 PM, Service of Lessons and Carols with candle lighting.
10:00 PM, (note time change; this service used to be at 11:00 PM).
Worship Service with the Eucharist. Also, candle lighting.
Dec. 25th: Christmas Day. 10:30 AM, Sunday Worship Service with the Eucharist, celebrating Christ's Birth.
Dec. 25th/Jan. 1st: No Sunday School
Pastor Dan's Sermons
The Sermon Archives have been updated. Pastor Dan's sermons from May, June, and July are ready. Also, the first sermon from August is there. Look in Worship, Sermon Archive for 2016.
We warmly welcome you to worship this Sunday. Holy Communion Worship begins at 10:30 am.
We have no good apart from God. That makes our Lord’s call to follow him an invitation to freedom. This is freedom to revel in the Spirit’s fruits: love, joy, peace, patience, and the like. This is the path of life.
The Choir practices Wednesday evening beginning at 7:00 PM.
Check back often for information about the next Worship and Music Ministry team meeting.
The Faith Development Team meets on the second Sunday, immediately after Worship, in the conference room.
The Fellowship Team meetings will be announced.
Welcome ECU & PCC Students
"The Well" - the Episcopal Lutheran Campus Ministry is a partnership between Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, St. Timothy's and St. Paul's Episcopal Church - supporting the students at East Carolina University and Pitt Community College. The students meet each Thursday evening at 6:00 PM during the Semester for a short Worship service, followed by fellowship, discussion, and a delicious meal.
The Campus Ministry Team meets on the third Wednesday of the month at 6:00 PM in the conference room.
JOY Soup Kitchen
ORLC volunteers serve lunch on the 1st, 3rd and every-other 5th Monday each month at the Joy Soup Kitchen. Make soup, sandwiches, purchase supplies, or help assemble and serve meals. Please consider volunteering time to this organization.
The Outreach Team Meeting is on the second Tuesday at 6:00 PM.
The Support Team Meeting is on the first Monday at 5:30 PM.
The Strategic Planning Team Meeting will resume later this year.
Bible Verse of the Day
We strive to be a church where all people practice the 7 Marks of Discipleship:
Worship, Study, Pray, Give, Invite, Encourage, and Serve.
"For I know that my Redeemer lives, and that at the last He will stand upon the earth" (Job 19:25)