Coffmans Travel to Nicaragua

Redeemer members Bruce and Beth Coffman have long been traveling to Nicaragua to do missions work. They will be there again from February 13 to February 24, 2016, partnering with Friends of Poneloya and Common Ground Christian Church. Bruce and Beth are currently discerning a longer-term call to move to Nicaragua permanently. About the February […]

New Classes, Spring 2016

If you are not yet in a CT&T class (or looking for an excuse to drop your current one), take a look at these great new class offerings! Gospel Mission, Gospel Healing, and Gospel Leadership, have all only just started. It’s a great time to join any of them. Take a look at the descriptions […]

Special Showing: Many Beautiful Things

In October we advertised a documentary, Many Beautiful Things, premiering at the Heartland Film Festival. The documentary, directed by Laura Waters Hinson (Cousin of Pat Hickman, Lead Pastor of Redeemer’s Fountain Square plant), explores the life of Victorian artist and missionary Lilias Trotter who gave up her dream in order to pursue God’s calling on her […]

What Has God Prepared: Music from Christmas Eve

Those of you who attended Redeemer’s Christmas Eve service will remember this beautiful song, What Has God Prepared, written by Nathan Partain and performed by the Redeemer band. You can learn more about the thought and meaning behind the lyrics on Nathan’s blog, here, where you can also listen to or download the song.

Ash Wednesday Service: February 10

Redeemer’s Ash Wednesday service, marking the start of our Lenten season, will be Wednesday, February 10th 6:30-8. Ash Wednesday is recognized in many churches, but if you grew up in a tradition that did not recognize it, you’re not alone. Our Ash Wednesday service will be a solemn and reflective service as we begin the […]

New Star Snack Need

New Star Community is a tutoring program run by Redeemer Members Caroline Tait and Will Lutz, and one of our ministry partners. Volunteers tutor kids after school two days a week. New Star also provides the kids with a snack when they arrive, and a snack to take with them as they are headed home. They […]

Gospel Coalition Conference: Regular Registration Discount

We have had a lot of great interest in the Gospel Coalition Conference. Because of that, Amanda has been able to negotiate a great group rate. To use the Redeemer discount, go to the registration page, choose “Regular Registration” (until April 15) or “Final Registration” (until June 16). Enter the discount code “REDEEMERPRES” at the bottom of the […]

Redeemer Prayer List

As a church body we want to be in tune with the needs of our brothers and sisters and in prayer for one another. Please take some time this week to read through this list of needs and pray for your church family. Pray for Michael Auer as he recovers from surgery. Pray for the […]

Youth Group: Winter/Spring 2016

  There are a lot of great, exciting things planned for this winter and spring! Our youth will be going to Perfect North Slopes, having a progressive dinner, and traveling to Traders Point for pizza and a concert, as well as meeting regularly for youth group and small groups! See more details about these events […]

December’s Officer Nominations

Thank you to everyone who was in prayer this past December about officer nominations. Whether you nominated someone or just had it on your mind and heart, we are thankful to have a church family who cares deeply about who is elected to leadership With all of that, we are pleased to announce a healthy […]

2015 Giving Statements

All 2015 contributions to Redeemer have been posted on The City. Please take a minute to check your account to ensure that all of your gifts were recorded properly. Giving statements will be mailed by the end of the month. Please email giving@redeemindy.org with any questions.  Thanks so much for your generosity to the work Christ is […]

Discovering Redeemer This Weekend!

Our Discovering Redeemer class is a great way to get a better view of what we as a church body believe and where we are headed. The class is also required for those of you seeking membership. Whether membership is in your future or you are just looking to understand more about Redeemer Presbyterian, Discovering […]

Redeemer’s 2015 Budget Update

THANK YOU for your faithful and generous giving to Redeemer in December! We not only reached our goal but exceeded it by over $30,000! December was Redeemer’s highest giving month ever. We are humbled and awed by God’s provision and care for his church through his people. “Not to us, O Lord, not to us […]

First Annual Parish Dodgeball Tournament

Please join us for the first annual Parish Dodgeball Tournament! It’s time to get out your squeakiest sneakers and gather your compatriots to enter Redeemer’s first annual Parish Dodgeball Tournament! The tournament will be held 10am-2pm on Saturday, January 30th in the Gym. Teams: It’s time to assemble your team! You can form teams with your community group, friends, other […]

CT&T Starting this Sunday!

CT&T (Christian Teaching and Training) Sunday classes meet weekly between Sunday services, from 10:00-10:50 a.m. Classes begin this Sunday, January 10th. We encourage you to consider the following Adult CT&T offerings and find the class that best fits what God is teaching you right now, so that you can commit to receiving consistent and thoughtful […]

Redeemer Prayer List

As a church body we want to be in tune with the needs of our brothers and sisters and in prayer for one another. Please take some time this week to read through this list of needs and pray for your church family.   Pray for the work of the deacon team and the many […]

Gospel Coalition Conference Discount Code

We have had a lot of great interest in the Gospel Coalition Conference. Because of that, Amanda has been able to negotiate a great group rate. If you have yet to sign up but are thinking of doing so, you have until the end of the day December 31 to get the best rate, but […]

Merry Christmas, Redeemer Family!

Wishing you all a very merry Christmas, as we wish the Hinkle Family a very merry Christmas!

Officer Nominations Reminder

December is nominations month at Redeemer – and there’s just nine days left to turn your nominations in! Please prayerfully consider who you might nominate for the office of Elder, Deacon, Deaconess. A nomination guide can be found below and will walk you through who might be a good fit for any of these roles. Next, […]

Year-End Giving and Budget Update

Thanks to your generosity we are just $98,000 short of meeting our 2015 budget! We are trusting that the Lord will provide what we need, with your help, in order for us to end the year in the black. As you consider your year-end giving to Redeemer, please keep the following in mind:   Gifts […]

Parish Dodgeball Tournament!

It’s time to get out your squeakiest sneakers and gather your compatriots to enter Redeemer’s 1st annual Parish Dodgeball Tournament! You are encouraged to form teams with your community group, friends, other families, parish, CT&T class or whoever you’d like. Kids are welcome to participate, as our dodgeballs are approved for grade schoolers. Your team […]

Christmas Greeting for the Hinkles

Want to send a big Merry Christmas greeting to the Hinkles during their first Christmas in Australia? Yes, we know you do! This Sunday we will have a camera set up in the courtyard entrance (between the gym and the welcome center) after each service for you to wave, say hi, and send them your […]

Apologetics & Outreach Course: Spring 2016

This spring, Indianapolis Theological Seminary is offering three courses for masters credit or, perhaps of interest to more of you, for Audit. One class, Apologetics and Outreach, is being taught by former Redeemer member, Dan Herron. Class Description This course interacts with the philosophical, religious, scientific, artistic, and popular beliefs and practices that contribute to […]

Gospel Coalition Women’s Conference

Women of Redeemer! Mark your calendars for the 2016 Gospel Coalition Conference, held in Indianapolis. It will feature 49 different speakers on a wide variety of topics (some topics include prayer, evil and suffering, sexual identity, and serving in the church as a professional), but focusing on 1 Peter and its “view of who we are […]

Mark Your Calendars: Upcoming Youth Events!

January 23, 2016: Progressive Dinner Middle and High schoolers are invited to join us for a Progressive Dinner on January 23 from 6-9. More details will be released soon so keep checking back! January 31, 2016: Boyhood Bravery Concert On January 31, 2016 we will leave Redeemer at 5pm, travel north for pizza and a […]

Redeemer Kids Volunteers “Appreciation Station” This Sunday!

Our 100+ Redeemer Kids volunteers spend hours upon hours caring for our children: from rocking babies in the nursery, to leading Children’s Worship, to teaching and singing during preschool CT&T, to acting out Bible stories in elementary CT&T. We are truly grateful for each and every person who pours into the life of our children. […]

Elders Ordained, Deaconess Commissioned this Sunday

It is with much thankfulness that we will ordain our three recently elected elders, Ryan Brumbaugh, Josh Plemon, and Ben Reed this Sunday, 12/20 . This ordination will happen during both first and second services. Also this Sunday we will commission Mary Howard as a deaconess. Mary has gone through the training that Ryan, Josh, […]

Nominating Officers: Online Form

We have been sending out information about officer nominations on all our communication platforms lately so hopefully you know that December is nomination month at Redeemer! If this is news to you, please click here to study up on the details of what that means. We have breaking news on this front. You can now […]

Making a Year-End Gift to Redeemer

Thank you for responding generously to Redeemer’s budget needs in the last two months! October and November giving was strong, helping us get closer to meeting budget this year. We still need $203,735 to make the 2015 budget, so please continue to ask the Lord how He might have you support his church in December. […]

December CT&T Sunday Classes

After a week off, CT&T Sunday classes are back this Sunday. Our classes will not only make you think, but will impact your hearts and lives as well. We invite you to join us for Minor Prophets, the Gospel of Matthew, the Creative Class, or the College Class. These classes meet between services, 10:00-10:50 a.m. Dec. 6th, 13th, and 20th. Watch the bulletin […]

New Star Christmas Shop Sunday, December 13

New Star will be hosting their second annual 16 Park Christmas Shop on Sunday, December 13th. That means that this Sunday and next are the last two opportunities to donate toys! The Christmas Shop allows parents to purchase toys for their children at a reduced rate, believing that there is great joy for the families in contributing to the […]

MacGregor Christmas Open House

The MacGregor’s are hosting their first annual Christmas Open House and you are invited! Please join us December 20 from 6:00-9:00 at the MacGregor residence 1908 N New Jersey. There will be a white elephant gift exchange at 8:00. Children are welcome! Hope to see you there.

Year-to-Date Budget Update

Thank you for responding generously to Redeemer’s budget needs in the last two months! October and November giving was strong, helping us get closer to meeting budget this year. We still need $203,735 to make the 2015 budget, so please continue to ask the Lord how He might have you support his church in December.

Prayer Collages

For the next couple of Sundays there will be a table in the back of the sanctuary for you to make collages of prayers that we will install in the sanctuary for Advent. Please feel free to visit the table to create one of your own. Take a plastic bag (provided on the table) as […]

Please Update your Email Preferences!

As our body becomes larger and we offer more ways for you to get involved, we are heavily conscious of the amount of emails you receive from Redeemer. We want everyone to be signed up to receive emails but we recognize that some of our communication is not relevant to everyone. So, we need your […]

Nominate an Officer this December

December is nomination month at Redeemer! Please prayerfully consider who you might nominate for the office of Elder, Deacon, Deaconess. A nomination guide can be found below and will walk you through who might be a good fit for any of these roles. Next, be sure to fill out a nomination form (also found below). The […]

Redeemer Prayer List

As a church body we want to be in tune with the needs of our brothers and sisters and in prayer for one another. Please take some time this week to read through this list of needs and pray for your church family.    Pray for Josh Plemon, Ben Reed, and Ryan Brumbaugh as our […]

Redeemer Elects Three New Elders

  This past Sunday, November 22nd, we held a congregational meeting to elect three new elders: Ryan Brumbaugh, Josh Plemon, and Ben Reed. It is with so much thanksgiving that we report a much higher than usual turn out (we met quorum in the first hal of the two-part meeting) and an overwhelming amount of support […]

Women’s Advent Tea: December 19

Women of Redeemer and Fountain Square Presbyterian Churches! You are invited to enjoy a Women’s Advent Tea, hosted in the home of Peggy Sabens. It will be a time of fellowship, music and inspiration. The event will feature Connie Kauffman Sparks who will give a talk focusing on the incarnation of Jesus. This event is for women ages 12 and […]

Redeemer Kids to Lead Church in Advent Song

Our children, ages 3 through 5th grade, will lead the congregation in song during our Sunday morning services during Advent. Starting the first Sunday of Advent, Nov. 29, and continuing through Sunday, Dec. 20, children are invited to come on stage and sing a verse of “O Come, O Come Emmanuel” to begin the worship service. They’ll sing the first verse the […]

Pastoral Transition Update – Time with Terry & Search Committee

Dear Redeemer Family, Here’s an update on the good work that’s going on at RPC in this season of transition between Senior Pastors. Our time with Terry Gyger has been fruitful and great. He has brought a fresh, wise perspective for us as a congregation during this time of transition. He’s shared with us dozens […]

New Star Collecting Donations for 16 Park Christmas Shop

Last week we announced that New Star will be hosting their second annual 16 Park Christmas Shop between Thanksgiving and Christmas. This event allows parents to purchase toys for their children at a reduced rate, believing that there is great joy for the families in contributing to the gifts. Items in the store will be geared towards kids ages […]

Officer Elections November 22nd

Our Elder Elections are coming up quickly. On November 22nd we will have a meeting where Ben Reed, Josh Plemon, and Ryan Brumbaugh will all be up for election for the office of Ruling Elder. The meeting will start immediately after first service and will be suspended until immediately following second service. All are invited […]

Redeemer Prayer List

As a church body we want to be in tune with the needs of our brothers and sisters and in prayer for one another. Please take some time this week to read through this list of needs and pray for your church family.    Pray for Sumana Jogi, her mother, and her brother as they […]

Advent Workshop + Clear Plastic Reminder!

This year’s advent workshop will be November 15th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. This year, we need to collect lots of clear plastic bottles. These bottles should be clean and preferable have the label removed. Think water bottles, milk jugs, shampoo bottles, etc!  This is a time for Redeemer and Fountain Square children, youth and adults to work […]