Tag: Redeemer Lutheran Church

Ash Wednesday is a Christian celebration often observed with the imposition of ashes.  Image courtesy of public domain.

Ash Wednesday Services

Many churches in Hunt County celebrate Ash Wednesday.  Ash Wednesday is a day of fasting and it starts the celebration of Lent. The Lenten season begins the 40-day countdown to Easter which falls on April 16th this year. Pastors use ashes from last year’s palm leaves to mark the foreheads of […]

Redeemer parishioner, Joe Crawford, helps a table full of young people carve pumpkins.  Image by Jim Satterwhite.

499 Years of Service

Popular legend has it that Martin Luther, a German theologian, challenged the established powers 499-years ago by nailing his 95 Theses on the door of the Wittenberg Castle Church on October 31, 1517.  The church door was the Facebook of that time.  The catholic monk had serious questions regarding religious practices […]

Greenville PD Officer Chris McCaslin conducts the meeting of persons displaced by the United Housing Program and volunteers offering assistance.  Image courtesy of the Greenville Herald Banner.  All rights reserved.

Hunt County Helping the Distressed

Greenville, Texas–  On August 22, 2016, water, sewer and electric services at TXS/United Housing (UHTX) in Greenville, Texas were cut-off due to non-payment.  Greenville Electric Utility System (GEUS) had publicly posted warnings for late payment for 11 months including this past month. The GEUS cut-off policy mirrors the state Public […]

Mike Castleberry will play original songs at Redeemer Lutheran Church Sunday. Courtesy Photo from Mike's Facebook page.

Mike Castleberry Plays at Redeemer

Local music legend, Mike Castleberry, will be singing and playing at Redeemer Lutheran Church on Sunday, January 10th at nine-fifteen a. m.  He will perform some original Christian Music that he has written.  Among the selections will be I’m Home and Jesus Frees Us (from the pain). The songs are Christian […]