Mid-Week Bible Studies

Bible Study Preview We have two mid-week Bible studies here at Our Redeemer. One meets on Monday evenings at 7:00 PM. The second meets on Thursday mornings at 10:00 AM. Below is some information about what they will be covering in the coming months. Monday Bible Study The Monday evening

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KFUO hosts national leader on life issues

Wednesday, Jan. 20 | 2:30 p.m. Central time Listen on KFUO.org 2015 was a year of both tragedy and hope for the pro-life movement, especially in the wake of what was revealed by undercover videos (centerformedicalprogress.org) made public over several months. Court cases loom regarding abortion procedures and the HHS

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Charity Navigator Rates OGT “Top 10”

Founded in 2001, Charity Navigator is the nation’s largest and most-used evaluator of charities. Their mission is to provide donors ratings of a charity’s efficiency and productivity that is objective and Quantitative. Charity Navigator published a very high score of Orphan Grain Train (OGT) in early December 2015. Why is

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Report on LCMS/WELS/ELS Informal Dialogue

The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod and the Evangelical Lutheran Synod have released a report on informal dialogue between the synods that began in 2012. LCMS, WELS & ELS report: Informal dialogue among synods The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS), the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS) and the

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Giving Tuesday

On December 1, we are joining a national day of generosity, #GivingTuesday. It is a day when you can make an impact on Lutheran ministry in your region. You can help support four very special projects to strengthen and support the work of connecting people with Jesus in our neighborhoods.

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Why a Thanksgiving EVE service?

Some may think it odd that churches have “Eve” services. We have Thanksgiving Eve, New Years Eve, even Christmas Eve services. Why, you may wonder, have the services the day before? Why not have them on the actual day? Of course we do have services on at least a few

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Commemoration of Clement of Rome, Pastor

Commemoration of Clement of Rome, Pastor November 23, 2015 The Lord be with you November 23 is set aside for the commemoration of Clement of Rome on the Church Calendar used in the LCMS. Clement (ca. 35-100 AD) is remembered for having established the pattern of apostolic authority that governed

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The heresy of worshiptainment

The great heresy of the church today is that we think we’re in the entertainment business. A.W. Tozer believed this to be true back in the 1950s and 60s. Church members “want to be entertained while they are edified.” He said that in 1962. Tozer grieved, even then, that it

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