+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


The Church Council invites you to attend the next meeting scheduled for Monday, October 22, 2018 at 7:00 pm.  Council meets on the third Monday of the month, with this month's exception given the Federal Holiday.  



Once again Our Redeemer will be supporting His Providence Church in Seekonk, MA with their Bags of Hope project, which provides monogrammed duffle bag filled with comfort items to local children in foster care. Ornaments with the name of a local foster child written on it can be purchased for $25. ORELC volunteers can help wrap gifts and pack duffle bags on Tuesday, November 27th from 6-9pm.  Signup on the OTHERS board.  The below link will open an Amazon Wishlist for Bags of Hope. 

BOH Amazon Wishlist 


Celebrating Reformation Sunday on Sunday, October 28, 2018 with Rev. Louis Bier.



Trunk-or-Trunking on Sunday, October 28th following Sunday School for the children and friends. Save the date and start planning your costume and car trunk decorations! More details from Social Board soon.


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