DiscipleShip Cove: Christian Education Program for children ages Pre-K through 5th grade. Currently there are two classes: a class for ages post-nursery through 1st grade (Little Cove); and a class for grades 2nd through 5th (Big Cove). Volunteers are needed to teach and to assist in both classes. Redeemer requires two adults in the classroom for security purposes. A background and CPS check are required. Leaders: Betty and Jeremy Domanski
Women’s Ministries: The Redeemer Ladies hold periodic Bible studies, brunches, tapas nights, retreats, etc. It is a group of women who love the Lord and seek to grow together while seeking to share God’s grace with the community. Leader: Barbara Sasser
Discipleship: Through a variety of means, we mentor church members to strengthen their relationship with the Lord and deepen their biblical knowledge. Leader: Barry Durham
Worship Team: A group of talented musicians that provide music for our Sunday service. A variety of talents: guitar, drums, piano, vocals, etc. Also, the group provides sound set-up for the service. Leaders: Iivo Sitterding (music and vocals) Gary Heisler (sound)
Hospitality: Provides set-up and clean-up of coffee, bagels, and communion. Leader: Erin Strickland
Website/Technology: Manages the website and technology in the church. Provides set-up and management of technology for services. Website: Charlynne Bowsher
Deaf Ministry: We have several adults skilled in ASL and available to interpret for our community Deaf friends and visitors (adults and children). Currently, we are providing interpreters on the fourth Sunday of each month for the worship, sermon and Sunday School. We hope you can join us! If you are in need of interperting services on any week besides the last Sunday email. Leader: Brenda Pence.
Congregational Care Ministry: At Redeemer, we recognize that life’s journey contains joys and challenges. The Care Team strives to provide a helping hand and a listening ear. Some examples of care are providing meals, recruiting manpower during a move, supporting families, as needed, when they welcome a child into their lives, or when they experience a death of a loved one. We want to help—just ask. Leader: Laura Heisler.
Outreach/Event Team: Ensures that visitors are appropriately welcomed and provided information about Redeemer. Provides follow-up with new attendees in order to minister to their needs and provide an avenue for them to become involved and to get acquainted with those in the Redeemer family. This team also plans and coordinates church events. Leader: Barbara Sasser
Missions: Our missions ministry exist to reach those who are distant from God with the life transforming message of the gospel of Jesus Christ. Redeemer currently supports missionaries in Japan and Europe, as well as RUF College Ministries. Redeemer also provides support to local ministries such as People in Need Ministries, Virginia Beach Justice Initiative, Crisis Pregnancy Center, and more, as well as international organizations such as The Voice of the Martyr. Leader: Roger Pence