On this website you will find information about our church and its ministries. Browse through the various areas to learn about our fellowship. If you are relocating to our area, we would like to have you as our guest for Sunday School and worship. When you visit our church you will find:
The WELCA Heartland Conference Meeting will be held on Sunday, September 14, at 3:00 P.M. at Mt. Olivet Lutheran Church on Broad River Road in Chapin. This year’s project is “Women On A Mission.” “Women On A Mission” is a non-profit organization in the Newberry area founded by McKeva Kinard-Shelton. This organization has transformed a house, donated by Mary Lane Ard, into a safe haven for families in need. Item needs are: Baby Items: diapers (any size), wipes, pull-ups, sippy cups, bottles. Household Items: toilet paper, napkins, paper towels, paper plates, kleenex, aluminum foil, plastic wrap, ziploc bags, laundry detergent/fabric softener, liquid dish soap, light bulbs (60 watt, 75 watt), window cleaner, toilet bowl cleaner, dish towels, bath towels, hand towels, trash bags, disinfectant wipes, all-purpose cleaner, SOS pads/scrubbies. Staples – flour, sugar, salt, vegetable oil, coffee/tea, hot chocolate mix, pasta, rice. Canned Goods – pork n beans, soups, vegetables, fruits, applesauce, spaghetti sauce, syrup, peanut butter/jelly, tuna, salad dressing. Specialty Items – family friendly movies, family friendly games, personal journals/appointment books, photo albums, school supplies (spiral notebooks, mechanical pencils, folders), stationery, stamps, gas cards, grocery store cards, gift cards. Containers in which to place donated items will be in the narthex from August 3 until September 7.Thank you for your support of this very special project.
Redeemer Supper Club will be held at Big Jim’s Steak and Seafood (Holland’s Landing) on Thursday, August 28 at 7pm. Carpool will leave at 6:30pm. Contact the church office to sign-up by Monday, August 25.
The Miriam Circle will meet on Monday, August 25, at 3:00 P.M. in the church library.
Lutheran Men in Mission Ladies Night will be held on Friday, August 15 at 6:30pm at the home of James and Janet Long. Bring a new member and a good appetite! Be prepared to have a good time! Call the church office by Monday, August 11th if you are coming.
Fon In the Son Teens Encounter Christ retreat: August 30- Sept 1 at Camp Luther Springs, Florida. This is a three day retreat for youth ages 13-21 (and adults as well.) It is teen-led and adult supported by laypersons and clergy. The retreat enables youth to encounter Christ in their daily life while on the retreat and upon returning home. Youth and adults will learn to reaffirm their baptismal promises to live out their faith in the world. What happens during this retreat? Prayer, sharing, formal and informal worship, and fun! For more information, speak to Susan Jackson. Registration is due by August 21, 2014.
Heartland Conference LMM Youth Night is being held on Thursday, August 21, 7pm at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church. Includes a program and dinner. Cost is $5.00. Speak to Susan Jackson if going.
Donations Needed: On Tuesday, July 8, JD, Dawn, Kaitlyn, and Kaley Stone suffered a house fire. They lost two pets in the fire along with their personal belongings. If anyone would like to make a monetary donation to help them through this time, please note it on your offering envelope. Other donations of clothing are being accepted. For specific sizes, please contact the church office. Plans are in the works for a fundraiser also. Please continue to pray for the Stone family during this time.
Thrivent Movie Night: Thrivent is sponsoring a free movie night at St. Philip’s Lutheran Church on Friday, August 15 at 7pm! Join us as we see “Heaven Is For Real”. Popcorn and Sodas provided. Bring a chair!
Summer Sunday School will begin on June 15. We will have two classes: a Pre-School Class (2-4 yr olds) and an Elementary Class (K-6). If interested in helping teach, please speak to Jeannie Webber or Susan Jackson.
The Third Annual Youth Beach Trip will be August 3rd-7th, 2014. The Redeemer youth will be visiting the SC Coastal Retreat at the Isle of Palms again this summer! Total cost for three days and four nights of Beach FUN: $100. We have 6 rooms reserved so bring a friend and come join the sand and sun FUN! Registration is now open and deposits of $50 are due to Susan Jackson ASAP!
Greeter Sign-Ups are available on the bulletin board in the narthex. Greeters welcome worshippers prior to the 11am worship service. Please consider serving in this capacity!