Redeemer Weekly: September 9, 2018 — September Elder Meet & Greets — Servant Shoutout: Charlie and Stacey Romero
Good morning! Please join us tomorrow morning at 10am for coffee and donuts at 716 S. Glebe Rd! Reminder: Our main parking lot entrance is CLOSED. Please use the side and main Glebe entrances. Please have a patient and hospitable spirit by being on the lookout for new attenders and assist them finding entrances or children’s ministry!
TOMORROW, Newcomer Lunch! For those new, or have not yet attended, our monthly newcomer lunch will be hosted next Sunday, September 9 immediately after service. You can RSVP to Jen!
Tomorrow in Children’s Ministry (CM): GPTV Explorer returns! The season premiere is tomorrow and all classes will be downstairs for the whole service!
Redeemer Parents! Your kiddos should reflect the accurate grade and class BUT please check when you check-in your kiddos tomorrow that technology and Jackie were accurate in classroom assignment – as always let Jackie know of any questions or feedback!
NO Men’s Group! The men’s group is on break and resume on Sunday, September 30th after preparing, planning, and praying over the upcoming session!
Elder Meet & Greets: Jim Riordan was nominated for eldership on June 24. TOMORROW and September 16, immediately after service, Jim and elders will be available for members to meet and get to know Jim!
Core Seminar: For those interested in pursuing membership with Redeemer, our final 2018 core seminar will be September 28-29. You can register here or get more information at the Connect Table!
Member Meeting, Sunday, September 30 @ 5 pm – Reminder, members, there is a members’ meeting on Sunday, September 30! Be watching for details since we will not have access to Riddick Hall
Redeemer Member Led Events
African Walk for Cancer: Bigz Bigirwa and African Walk for Cancer will be leading a cancer awareness walk campaign from Arlington VA, through Washington DC, Baltimore, Philly and finally end in New York City on September 28th. Volunteers, walkers and contributors are welcome. The dream is to build a world class cancer hospital (s) and help about 500,000 in sub-Saharan Africa with little or no treatment. Financial contribution can be made at www.awcaa.org. Please put a memo “African Walk for Cancer or AWC” in the comments section.
Fall 2018 Financial Peace University (FPU): The Kaskos and Dimases invite you to participate in Financial Peace University, a nine-week course from Dave Ramsey about ways to wisely steward money. The class will start this MONDAY, September 10 at 6:30pm at the Dimas’ house, and dinner will be provided. Additional information is on Facebook, or you can email Graym Kasko.
ReWind Resumes! Ladies, Redeemer Women in Discipleship (ReWinD) returns for the fall semester Monday, September 10 at 7pm! The fall and spring semester will focus on the Old Testament: Joshua and Nehemiah (respectively). Cost for dinner and the fall Joshua studybook is $20 – but please do not let cost deter you! If you are new to Redeemer and want to connect with other women through God’s Word…and food…and talking…or if you have been at Redeemer since the beginning and are longing for deeper connections, there is a place for you in the ReWinD circle. You can register HERE for the upcoming semester.
Redeemer Service Area Needs:
ESL Ministry: Is kicking off MONDAY for registration! They are STILL looking for three teacher assistant volunteers. English classes are held Mondays 7 – 9pm and Thursdays 7 – 8:30pm from September 17 to December 6. This is a great way to serve and build relationships with people in our community! To hear about short or long term opportunities, you can email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Servant Shoutout by Jackie Black: Warmth and welcome can be such a key part of growing and loving Redeemer’s community. Charlie and Stacey Romero have been supporting and developing our greeting team.
However, that is not the only areas of service – behind the scenes, Charlie is part of the Redeemer finance team. AND in answer to the call of children’s ministry volunteers, Stacey is transition from greeting newcomers to helping create warmth and welcome for our kiddos by serving in CM! Thank you, BOTH for how you love and invest in Redeemer (and happy early birthday, Stacey!).