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Ministry News

ORELC News, Announcements and Updates

2024 Graduation time is here!

2024 Graduation time is here!

Please call or email the church secretary (232-7575, office@orelc.org) with names of family members graduating high school or college (undergraduate and graduate). We will be listing everyone’s achievements and honors in June. Deadline for publishing is May 31, 2024.

LWML Chowder Supper

LWML Chowder Supper

The ORELC LWML is pleased to announce a Clam Cake & Chowder fundraiser event to benefit the work of the LWML and “phil’s friends,” a Christian nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing Christ-centered hope and support to those affected by cancer (www.philsfriends.org).

On Saturday, June 22 at 6:00 PM there will be a sit-down dinner in Martin Hall. Please make your reservations before June 16 for proper kitchen preparations.

Serving your choice of chowders, clam cakes, coleslaw, hotdogs & chips, strawberry shortcake with real whipped cream and beverages. $15 Adults, $8 children (5 – 12 years). Open to the public.

Women Bible Study

Women Bible Study

The final meeting of the Women's Bible Study is Saturday, June 8, 2024 as it concludes the CPH study “God's Word for Today” of 1st, 2nd, and 3rd John.

Meets at 9:30 am in the ORELC Narthex sitting area with your Bible, and your morning drink of choice!

Adopt A Spot

Adopt A Spot

Our Redeemer is in need of your help to continue care of our beautiful church property.

The sun is shining! The birds are chirping! The grass is growing! Do you know what that means?

The Board of Trustees needs your green thumb to take care of a flower bed / landscape plot on the church grounds. The property map is in the narthex for signups. Returning volunteers should re-sign up for their favorite plot please. Mulch near garage. Thank you!

Power to Restart a Heart

Power to Restart a Heart

The ORELC Trustees are pleased to draw your attention to the wall mounted automated external defibrillator (AED) in the narthex, outside the sanctuary doors, purchased with a generous donation by a member.

Our Redeemer would like to have a list of people that are ready and willing to help save a life. Are you CPR/AED certified already? If so, please speak with Jeff Carlson, Head Trustee.

Altar Flower Requests

Altar Flower Requests

Altar flower memorials and thanksgivings are a lovely way to remember loved ones or mark a special occasion. The 2024 chart is opened to reserve your request of the two arrangements ($50 donation). You can sign up for a special date by printing your name and intention on the chart posted inside the church office, or you may call the church office for assistance. 232-7575.