+401-232-7575   office@orelc.org    54 Cedar Swamp Road  |  Smithfield  |  RI  |  02917
    Worship: 9:15 AM  |  Sunday School: 10:30 AM   

Welcome to Our Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church! We organize our thinking and doing into four basic areas of focus: Home, Church, Groups and Others. We call it Forward To Basics and these four areas are interconnected and work together motivated by the love of Christ.

Upcoming Events




Support RI Right to Life at the 2019 Spring Fundraiser Banquet.  Join us and together we can get Ancora back out on the road!  Thursday, May 30, 2019 at Quidnessett CC, North Kingstown, RI 7:00 - 9:00 pm.  Support their important ministry by registering with ORELC host Mrs. Zisk.  Signups in the narthex or link below.  

Registration & Info 


Please call or email the office with any family member graduating High School or College.  We would like to recognize each individual for his/her achievements and honors in the June announcements.  Deadline for publishing is May 27th.



Our Redeemer is in need of your green thumb to take care of a flower bed on the church grounds.  The signup/property map is in the Narthex and needs a few more volunteers!  Ask a Trustee any question; they are here to help you!



Stamp Farm Greenhouses | 219 Comstock Parkway, Cranston, RI | P: 401-942-4742 | stampfarms.com

The Annual Plant Sale to benefit Our Redeemer will be held from May 19th - May 27th, 2019.  Let the cashier know you are making a purchase to be credited to Our Redeemer Lutheran Church.  Open 8 am - 6 pm daily, 9 am - 5 pm on Sundays.



In observance of the Federal holiday, the church office will be closed on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, 2019  and reopen on May 29th.



Junior High Youth Group Kick-off event on Sunday, June 2 from Noon- 1:30 pm in the ORELC narthex.  Pizza & drinks provided.  Events & fellowship being planned with your input. Come join our youth leader Ms. Kristi and the other ORELC Christians! 





Divine Worship on Pentecost Sunday is at 10:00 am on June 9th.  Please encourage and congratulate our Confirmands and their families.





Annual Chowder & Clam Cake Supper hosted by LWML on Saturday, June 22, 2019 from 6-9 pm.  Proudly serving clam chowders, clam cakes, strawberry shortcake with real whipped cream & beverages. $30 per Family, $12 Individual, $6 ages 5-12 years. To benefit "Phil's Friends". For reservations call: 232-7575. 

Phil's Friends 

Who are we?

Our Redeemer is a beacon of faith, hope and love in Jesus Christ.

What is our purpose?

Leading with the Gospel, Our Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church is a family of faith, built by God's Grace, fed by His Word, sharing the saving love of Christ.

What is our mission?

What impact will we have?

Anchored in Christ, we will be a congregation known for shining His light into the world, joyfully speaking of our love for Him, and enfolding people in all stages of life into the household of faith.

What are our core values?

Steadfastness - Firm, Fixed, Steady
Compassion - To suffer along side another
Prayer - An act of worship wherein we bring our petitions before God with our hearts and lips and offer up praise and thanksgiving to Him.
Joy - A response of gladness to the work of God