Community Wide Prayer Vigil for the Ukraine


Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, at 10 Johnson Road, Newark DE will hold a community-wide prayer vigil for the people of the Ukraine on Sunday, March 27, at 5:00 pm.

All donations collected during this event will be matched dollar for dollar up to $100,000 by Nelsonville Lutheran Church in Wisconsin

In addition to prayers, Lutheran teams are collaborating with partners in and around Ukraine. Donations will deliver urgent support to include food, shelter, medicine, and clinic supplies to those who have fled their homes.

“Many families have been displaced. The need our prayers and help now!” said Reverend John Rickert, Pastor Our Redeemer Lutheran Church Newark. “It is our hope that this vigil will rally the community in prayer and good will to make a difference where the need is urgent.”.”

He added, “We invite you to join in prayer and unity with the people of Ukraine, the people of Newark Delaware, our nation, and the world.

The vigil will be held in-person and live-stream.

March15, 2022

Contact: Rev. John Rickert Pastor

Our Redeemer Lutheran Church

10 Johnson Road

Newark DE