Welcome

We gladly welcome you to our Christian family, trusting that if you are
seeking Christ you will find Him here, if sorrowing you will receive
comfort, if troubled you will rejoice in hope, if friendless find companionship and Christian love. We pray that these and other blessings will be yours as you join us in worship.

Our Mission

By God’s grace and the power of the Holy Spirit, the family of
Our Redeemer will strengthen ourselves spiritually to bring all people into harmony with God and His Son, Jesus Christ.

Service Times

  • 8:45 am – Sunday Adult Bible Study
  • 10:00 am – Sunday Family Worship Service – children are released for Sunday School during the sermon
    (Holy Communion 1st and 3rd Sundays)
  • 7:00 pm – Special Advent or Lenten Wednesday services
  • 10:00 am – Tuesday Morning Bible Study – currently studying the book of Revelation
  • Various Groups & Activities: BAB – Build-A-Bag Project (sewing sleeping bags for the homeless), Ladies Friendship Circle Luncheon Teas, VBS, iNeighborhood community outreach
  • Since 1960 humbly outreaching to tristate residents in: Delaware’s New Castle County, Maryland’s Cecil County and Southeastern Pennsylvania

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    • What does the word “Lent” mean?

      The Lord be with you If I am honest, I love the meaning behind “liturgical” words. How cool is it to know that “advent” means “coming”? The “Advent Season” is the time prior to Christmas and we anticipate the coming of Jesus in time, in our lives and yet to

    • We Remember Philipp Melanchthon

      Commemoration of Philipp Melanchthon (birth), Confessor February 16 The Lord be with you Philipp Melanchthon was born February 16, 1497 as Philipp Schwarzerd. Following the practice of many scholars of the day, Philipp translated his last name, which means “black earth,” into its Latin equivalent. He died April 19, 1560.

    • Revelation 13:11-13 a Bible study

      In this class we finish Revelation 13, which means we finish the second beast and cover the number “666.” Lots of handouts in this video, mainly about that much misunderstood number.

    • Primer on Lenten Fasting

      The Lord be with you As most everyone knows, the forty days of Lent reflect, in part, the forty days our Lord Jesus spent in the wilderness at the outset of his public ministry (Matthew 4:1-11; Mark 1:12-13; Luke 4:1-13). During that time he fasted, prayed, and was tempted by

    • We Remember Philemon and Onesimus

      Commemoration of Philemon and Onesimus February 15 The Lord be with you On the liturgical calendar used in the LCMS, today is recognized as the Commemoration of Philemon and Onesimus. The Eastern Church recognizes Onesimus on this day (not Philemon), calling him “Apostle Onesimus.” They were introduced into the Lutheran

    • The Shadow of Christ: Joel – a sermon

      This year’s Wednesday Lent messages focus on Christ reflected in the Old Testament. In stead of using the standard prophecies, most of the messages will focus on stories often not considered under this topic. This Ash Wednesday message focuses on the prophet Joel, a man we know surprisingly little about.

    • About Ash Wednesday

      Ash Wednesday Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the season of Lent. It falls 46 days before Easter, meaning it can be as early as February 4 or as late as March 10. For those who have always heard that Lent is 40 days, you are correct. That is because

    • We Remember the Martyr, St. Valentine

      Commemoration of Saint Valentine, Martyr February 14 The Lord be with you Today is, of course, Valentine’s Day as well as Ash Wednesday this year. The greeting card companies and florists love it, at least the Valentine part The origins of a day to remember Valentine reaches back to the

    • Revelation 13:7-10 – Bible study

      In this Revelation class we cover chapter 13, verses seven through ten. This wraps up the first beast who persecutes the church while the world worships it.

    • We Remember Aquila, Priscilla, and Apollos

      Commemoration of Aquila, Priscilla, and Apollos February 13 The Lord be with you On the LC-MS liturgical calendar February 13 is the Commemoration of Aquila, Priscilla, and Apollos. It is also recognized by Orthodox congregations for Aquilla and Priscilla (sorry Apollos). Aquila and his wife, Priscilla (Prisca), were Jewish contemporaries