What's New With Redeemer?

What's New With Redeemer?

Redeemer 101, Volunteering, and Visioning Part 2 (Rector’s Letter for 5/10)

Dear Redeemer Family:There are a LOT of exciting opportunities for you to join in the midst of the Lord’s work at Redeemer: Redeemer 101 class, volunteering, worship with the Sudanese congregation, and the upcoming Visioning-Part2 meeting (May 22).This Sunday we will begin a 5-week seminar entitled Redeemer 101. This is for newcomers to learn more about Redeemer, and for established members to welcome them (and be reminded of our history, worship, and ministry). We will meet in between our two…

June 2021 Interterm Offerings

June 2021 Interterm Offerings Trinity School for Ministry is offering multiple non-credit offerings during their June 2021 Interterm. Subjects include: The Book of Common Prayer, Islam and Muslim-Christian Relations, First Corinthians, Soul Care, Pastoral Responses to Mental Health, Music Workshop with Andy Piercy, Ten Words of Life, and Engaging the Doctrine of Creation. Click here for more information. Prices for the non-credit online classes (you can participate from Jacksonville!) range from $35-$50.

Search for Children’s Ministry Director

Search for Children’s Ministry Director  Church of the Redeemer is looking for our next Children’s Ministry Director. It will be a part time position, 20-30 hours per week. Please share this information with any potential candidates. Resume’s should be emailed to bill.redeemer@gmail.com .

2021 Baby Bottle Campaign

First Coast Women’s Services 2021 Baby Bottle CampaignIt’s Baby Bottle Time!3 Ways to Participate Go to www.friendsofirstcoast.org/events Scroll down to the Baby Bottle Campaign Choose which way you would like to participate For help setting up your virtual baby bottle page or if you have questions, contact Glenda at gfeliciano@fcwsprc.org or (904) 549-6100.

Redeemer 101

Redeemer 101Whether you are new to Redeemer, or a long-time member, you are invited to join us in a five week course we like to call “Redeemer 101”.Redeemer is a unique church with an interesting history and serves in a number of important roles in the life of the larger church, as well as in the Jacksonville community. We’d like to help you become more familiar with that history and understand the ways in which the ministry of Christ’s gospel…

Volunteering Opportunities (Rector’s Letter for 5/03)

Dear Redeemer Family, As disciples and followers of Jesus Christ, we are ALL commissioned to be making disciples “as we are going” into the world (Matthew 28:19). I want to challenge you to be looking for ways that you can partner with the Lord in his work at Redeemer and in the Community.In this season of re-visioning and relaunching, there are many opportunities available at Redeemer that are in need of volunteers. I ask you to prayerfully considering stepping forward to serve…

Feast of St Mark the Evangelist

Feast of St Mark the EvangelistThe “Gospel according to Mark” is the second gospel book in the New Testament. It is also the shortest. Much of what we find in Mark’s gospel is cryptic. The Christ who we meet there is constantly hushing those around him about his “messianic secret.” Ultimately, though, the gospel that Mark delivers to us is news too big to remain hidden. Through the gospel, Jesus is shown to be the God of Israel, and the…

Coming Up May 16th: Redeemer 101

Coming Up May 16th: Redeemer 101We invite anyone who is interested in learning more about Redeemer to this 5-week introductory class led by Fr. Bill and others on the leadership team. We’ll be meeting each Sunday at 9:10 in person and also via Zoom. Come get to know us, how we do life together as a church, and how to get involved, and let us get to know you. Questions may be directed to Doris Cheshire at dscheshire@comcast.net.

Visioning & The S.H.A.P.E. Assessment

Visioning & The S.H.A.P.E. AssessmentCompleting your SHAPE assessment is still important to the visioning process underway here at Redeemer. Many thanks to those who completed it for use this past week. We’ve heard that the results have been helpful personally, and many of us have seen how it’s been helpful so far corporately. If you haven’t, please do complete yours as soon as you are able, and be sure to send your results to RedeemerSHAPE@gmail.com. Thank you!

Continuing Redeemer’s Visioning Process (Rector’s Letter for 4/25)

Dear Redeemer Family,This past Saturday more than 60 members met together (in-person and Zoom) to begin Redeemer’s visioning process. It was great to be working together with so many, as we seek to understand who we are as a church and where the Lord is leading us in mission and ministry. If you were not able to attend, I encourage you to take time to view or listen to the recording of the meeting. See below in this email to…

Future Vision Committee Meeting THIS Saturday (Rector’s Letter for 4/19)

Dear Redeemer Family,  The Easter Season continues, and I rejoice to see the power of Jesus’s resurrection at work in our midst in the ways we serve and support one another, in our ministry to the surrounding community, and in our earnest desire to discern the Lord’s direction and call to us for the next phase of our life together. Please be praying for this revisioning process, and participate as much as you are able. Each one of you has a…

Future Vision Committee and S.H.A.PE (Rector’s Letter for 4/12)

Dear Redeemer Family,It is a blessing to be in the midst of this Easter Season with you. I am so encouraged by the strong leadership from our Vestry, our Future Vision Committee, and the Children’s Ministry Future Planning Committee. There are really great things happening in our midst, as the Lord works in and through His people at Redeemer.This Easter Season is a season of rebirth and revisioning for Redeemer. We are preparing for the expiration of our current lease…