+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


“Did God Really Say …?” is Lutherans For Life’s theme for Sanctity of Human Life Sunday, which is set for January 19, 2020. Our Life Sunday 2020 theme is based on Genesis 3 and John 6:68. “Simon Peter answered him, ‘Lord, to whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life.’”

Thanks to Pastor Zwernemann for celebrating Worship with us on this special Sunday. 

Lutherans For Life 


NEW YEARS CELEBRATION! RETREAT PLANNING! Sunday, January 19, 2020 after Sunday school, Noontime, lunch/snacks provided.

SAVE THE DATE: February 21 - 23: Youth Retreat to Keene, NH.



The Church Council invites you to attend the next meeting scheduled for Monday, January 20, 2020 at 7:00 pm.  All are welcome to attend. Minutes available by request to the office and are posted in the narthex.





Monday, January 20, 2020 is a Federal holiday and the church office will be closed until January 23rd. Thank you, 



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