Highwood Update: More Details

After waiting for many weeks, we have received approval for our fire prevention plan at the new offices at 107 Highwood Avenue. For most of the last couple of months we have been waiting on that and were not able to see the construction move forward. That will now change, and we anticipate a [...]

By |2018-04-27T12:49:43-05:00April 27th, 2018|Highwood, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sharing Vocation

Today was a day of deep connection as Canon Jay met with the ordinands of the Kigali Diocese to share insights on ordained ministry. Those being ordained on Sunday, both Deacons and Priests, men and women, have been involved in a week-long retreat learning about pastoral ministry in advance of their ordination. Most have already [...]

By |2018-01-23T21:06:03-05:00November 16th, 2017|Rwanda, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Highwood City Council Meeting

Tonight the Highwood City Council met to vote on whether or not to approve the special use permit and parking variance we need in order to move forward on our building plans. The Council decided to approve both measures, but with conditions. The good news is that tonight's decision means that this door is [...]

By |2018-01-26T14:35:39-05:00August 1st, 2017|Highwood, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Finally Seeing (the) Sonrise

By Natasha Carlson   Some of you may know that I've wanted to visit Rwanda for quite some time. One of the major reasons for this was my desire to visit Sonrise School. Being a teacher increased my desire, but I also felt a connection to the school as a member of Redeemer. After hearing [...]

By |2018-01-23T21:08:18-05:00March 8th, 2017|Rwanda, Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Medical Milestone in Butaro

I have wanted to visit the Butaro hospital in Rwanda for several years, having heard a number of great things about its mission. What I didn't realize is that its located within the region of the Shyira Diocese. So last Saturday Bishop Mbanda, Bishop-elect Sam and I drove several thousand feet up into the hills [...]

By |2018-01-23T21:10:52-05:00December 13th, 2016|Rwanda, Uncategorized|0 Comments