church events

events and activities

Here’s what’s ahead at Church of the Redeemer UCC!
Monthly Community Meal Join the volunteers from Church of the Redeemer UCC and Clague Road UCC at a monthly community meal on the fourth Saturday of the month at Clague, 3650 Clague Road in North Olmsted. Help is always appreciated in setting up, serving and cleaning up. Contact either church for more information: Redeemer (or 440-331-0834); Clague (or 440-734-1040). Next up: Oct. 26!
Monday Morning Chair Yoga  11:15 a.m. every Monday. $10 a session. Join us for this refreshing hour of mindful chair yoga!
Tuesday Quilters Redeemer’s Women’s Fellowship runs a Tuesday Quilt Group from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bring your lunch and join in good conversation and beautiful quilting!
Tuesday Evening Sign Language Classes Redeemer Fellowship Hall. Youth and adult classes in ASL, taught by BW graduate Cory Svette, founder and director of the Sharon’s Signers community sign language choir. Youth 7-13 meet from 5-6 and will participate in the Sharon’s Youth Signers. Adults 14 and up meet from 7-8:30 p.m. and have the option of participating in the Sharon’s Adult Signers. Classes for each group are $25/month, payable on the first class of each month. Contact the church to leave a message for Cory.
Wednesday Evening Choir Rehearsals The Bell Choir meets at 7 p.m. and the Chancel Choir meets at 8 p.m. No experience necessary! Please join us!
Thursday Evening Bay West Discussion Group  7-10 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall.
Quilt Auction for Redeemer The quilters have created a beautiful quilt that will be raffled off Oct. 27. Tickets available before and after church. $1 each, or 6 for $5.
Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27 following worship: Can We Talk?  In the lounge. Learn how to talk about your wishes, power of attorney and living will, hospice, and then a celebration of having successful conversations with your loved ones. All ages are welcome for this important educational event. Questions? Talk to Diane Kvasnicka or Pastor Brooke. 
Oct. 12 Blessing of the Animals at Redeemer UCC, 10 a.m.  Bring your beloved animal family member for a blessing from Pastor Brooke on the front lawn of the church, or in the Fellowship Hall in case of inclement weather.
Oct. 13 Summit Bells Concert Akron-based Summit Bells, a community handbell ensemble, in concert beginning at 3 p.m. in the Sanctuary. Summit Bells performs challenging literature, especially transcriptions, to further the art of handbell ringing. You won’t want to miss this extraordinary concert.
Oct. 26 Case Professor Timothy Beal talks about his best-selling book, Revelation, Oct. 26 at 10 a.m., Avon Lake UCC. The title of his talk: “I wish we’d all been ready: Revelation, rapture, and other strategies for scaring the hell out of us.” Sponsored by Dover Congregational UCC, First UCC Oberlin, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, and Avon Lake UCC. 
Nov. 2 UCC Living Water Ohio NorthEast Association, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Bath UCC. Redeemer UCC can have at least one delegate with Pastor Brooke. If you are interested in learning how our association works, see Pastor Brooke.
Nov. 23 Sharon’s Signers Concert, 6 p.m. in the Sanctuary. The Signers will present “Charlie Brown Christmas,” directed by Cory Svette. Enjoy this wonder-filled introduction to the Christmas season!
Nov. 24 Hanging of the Greens, following worship Join in to help transform our church building for the Advent and Christmas seasons!