This Week's Events and Announcements
Beginning February 10, 2018

Current Events

Scout Sunday
Hungry Redeemer Folk, the Scouts are getting ready for you! This Sunday is Redeemer's Scout Sunday, and the Scout Pack and Troop would like to show their appreciation for Redeemer's support by serving a delicious Pancake Breakfast during the coffee hour between services! Please bring your appetites! Gluten free pancakes will be available.

Community Night Adult Class
This Wednesday's Community Night Adult Class, meet our next-to-newest retired pastor member, Pastor Joy Johnson. She will be speaking on "Making a Difference." Meets 6:00-7:00 PM in the Library. All are welcome!

Adult Ed Opportunity
Pastors Dan Brumm and Roger Schwarze continue their discussion of Robb Bell's book
What Is the Bible? Meet between services in the Library.

MN Boychoir "Allegro" Singing at Redeemer! 
Save the date: Sunday, February 24 at both the 8:30 and 10:30 services. Redeemer member Per Swenson has been a member of the MN Boychoir for the past five years. Now in his Senior year, the Redeemer visit will be one of his last times singing with the Boychoir. Per and his parents, Keith and Lisa, hope it works for you to attend one of the February 24 services to experience the Boychoir's beautiful music. They are thankful for all the years of Redeemer's love and support to Per in his musical and theatrical pursuits.

Redeemer's Got Talent!
Wednesday, February 27; 6:30-7:30 PM. Do you have talent? Sign up for Redeemer's got talent and show off your skills! Registration is required by Thursday, February 21. Sign up at the Welcome Desk. Performances should be no longer than five minutes and family appropriate. You are responsible for providing your own accompanist if necessary for your act. Please contact the church office with any questions!

Dinner Dash
Wednesday, February 13, Join us for Redeemer's Dinner Dash! This fun food drive is a great way to serve your community and enjoy fellowship with your Redeemer friends. Similar to Turkey Trot, we will be going door to door in our neighborhood and gathering non-perishable food that will be given to the White Bear Lake Emergency Food Shelf. All are welcome! Confirmation students, this will be a great opportunity to get in some service hours! Please be sure to dress warm. We will be meeting at Redeemer. The fun will begin at 6:00 PM. See you there!

Joy/Peace Circle
Joy/Peace Circle will gather for their monthly meeting on Wednesday, February 13 at 10:00 AM in the Atrium. We welcome and encourage new members to join Joy/Peace Circle for inspirational Bible Study and delicious refreshments served by our members. Please call Donna Miller at 651-739-4329 if you have questions or would like more information.

Book Club
Tuesday, February 12 at 7:00 PM in the Library. Maureen McDonnell will lead a discussion of the February book, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime. All are welcome! Our March book will be the Secret History of Wonder Woman by Jill LePore.

New Yogadevotion Session
This session is eight weeks long and begins Tuesday, March 5 through April 23 in the Fellowship Hall from 4:30-5:30 PM. This multilevel class is led by Jean Auger. A payment of $64 is due at the first class. Please make out your check to Redeemer Lutheran Church (memo: Yogadevotion). If you are a new participant or need more information, email Sue Johnson ( or call 651-387-3443. We welcome your participation!
2nd Half Ministry Event:
Guided Snowshoe Trek at Tamarack Nature Center
2nd Half Ministry team invites you to join us for an exciting guided snowshoe trek at Tamarack Nature Center. Sunday, February 17 at 1:00-3:30 PM. Cost for snowshoe rental is $7.00 per person and cost for the naturalist guides is $6.50 per person. Please feel free to bring your own snowshoes to use. If you would like, please bring water or a thermos of hot chocolate to enjoy afterward in the visitor center. If there is insufficient snow, we will plan to go on a guided nature hike. Cost for a nature hike is $6.50 per person. Please bring cash to pay Jane Schroeher on the day of the trek. Sign up at the Welcome Center by February 13, 2019. There is a limit of 20 participants so sign up soon! Questions? Contact Jane Schroeher at or 651-770-9543.


PrimeTime February
Thursday, February 21 at Redeemer. Coffee and doughnuts at 9:30 AM, Program at 10:00 AM. In 1927, Charles Lindbergh became the first pilot to fly solo from New York to Paris. This feat made him one of the biggest celebrities of his time. However, his life following the flight was filled with tragedy and controversy. Join us to explore the complicated life of a complex man. Sign up at the Welcome Center or call the church office by February 17. A free will offering will be accepted on the day of the program.


We Need You!
The Children, Youth, and Family Committee are looking for anyone interested in helping with the ongoing activities with youth at Redeemer. Contact Mary Gregory at

Confirmation Students - link to website to find sermon note/worship note forms to complete on your phone:     
**Please note that students with their phones out during worship are doing their worship notes. 

2nd Half with Lyngblomsten

HealthRhythms Drumming
February 11 from 10:00-11:00 AM at Redeemer. HealthRhythms group drumming is an evidence based wellness program that promotes relaxation and boosting of the immune system. Join us for one hour of wellness exercise and guided imagery. All instruments will be provided. No experience is required. Fee is $5 per class. Registration is ongoing. Walk ins are welcome. 

Weekly Calendar

Sunday, February 10
8:30 AM Classic Worship
9:40 AM Boy Scout Pancake Breakfast
9:40 AM Executive Team Meeting
9:40 AM MET Team Meeting
9:40 AM Sunday School
9:40 AM What is the Bible? Adult Ed
10:30 AM Contemporary Worship

Monday, February 11
6:30 AM Men's Bible Study
10:00 AM Lyngblomsten HealthRhythms Drumming
6:00 PM Boy Scouts 434/Webelos II
6:00 PM Worship and Music Planning

Tuesday, February 12
8:00 AM Men's Prayer Group
8:15 AM Bibles & Bagels
9:00 AM Lady of the Lakes Quilters
9:30 AM Hope Circle
12:30 PM Lady of the Lakes Quilters
4:30 PM Yogadevotion
6:00 PM Lake Country Chorus
7:00 PM Redeemer Book Club

Wednesday, February 13
8:00 AM CLASS Networking Group
8:00 AM LADC
9:00 AM Quilters
10:00 AM Joy/Peace Circle
5:00 PM Community Night
6:00 PM Dinner Dash 
6:00 PM Wednesday Worship
7:00 PM Chorale Rehearsal

Thursday, February 14
8:30 AM TOPS
6:30 PM Rejoice
7:30 PM AA/Al-Anon

Friday, February 15

Saturday, February 16
12:00 PM Gregory Event

Sunday, February 17
8:30 AM Classic Worship
9:40 AM Sunday School
9:40 AM What is the Bible? Adult Ed
9:40 AM Coffee Corner
10:30 AM Contemporary Worship/Rasmussen Baptism
12:00 PM Rasmussen/Jacobsma Event

Isaiah 6:1-8, (9-13)
Psalm 138
1 Corinthians 15:1-11         
Luke 5:1-11