Angel Tree Now – Dec. 10th

2023 Angel Tree Project


We are excited to announce that RBTS will be providing gifts to children of active duty Marines for our 17th year. Pick an Angel from the tree with $25 gift options. You may purchase and wrap these gifts, or you can donate a gift card!

Gift Cards: make a donation online, or purchase yourself and return them directly to Hilda Kalaidjian for delivery – do NOT leave the gift cards under the tree.

Deadline to turn in is 11:30am on December 10th at the church.

We appreciate your participating in supporting our troops!

Confirmation: Starts Sun. Dec. 3rd

CONFIRMATION: Faith instruction for anyone 6th grade and older, who has not been “CONFIRMED”, will be held on the first Sunday of the month, in the Youth Room, starting on Dec. 3rd from 11:30am to 2pm with lunch included. Focused on the most central themes of being a Christ-follower through a Lutheran lens as presented in Luther’s Small Catechism. Instruction continues through May 5th (skipping April 7th). Please email Kay in the office or email Pastor D directly if you would like to participate. 

Decorate the Church For Christmas: Sat, Dec. 2nd

DECORATING THE CHURCH FOR CHRISTMAS: On Dec. 2nd at 9:30am come and help decorate the church for the upcoming Christmas season. Many helpers are needed, especially to get on ladders. Please email BJ if you can help.

Drop & Shop: Sat. Dec 9th

DROP AND SHOP: Drop & Shop will be held on Dec. 9th from 1pm – 5pm. This is a chance for parents to do their Christmas shopping while the kids enjoy crafts, decorating cookies, playtime, a snack and a movie! Cost is $20 per child and is intended for children aged 1-9 years old. Sign-up HERE

LWM Christmas Brunch: Tues. Dec. 12th

LWM CHRISTMAS BRUNCH:  On Dec. 12th at 10am, will be “A Celebration – The Son is Born.” Brunch will be provided by our own Redeemer chefs. The morning will also include singing Christmas carols and a gift exchange. Remember to bring your secret pal gift. If you don’t have a secret pal, you are welcome to bring a gift to exchange ($20 limit). Hope to see you then! Please email BJ if you plan to attend. 

Voter’s Meeting: Sun. Dec 17th

VOTER’S MEETING: The next meeting will be on Sun., Dec. 17th at 11:30am in the Sanctuary. This meeting will address council elections. Please attend and stay informed. 


SEASIONAL INTERGENERATIONAL CHOIR FOR CHRISTMAS: Joseph Brachmann, a Christian choir director and  K-5 music teacher in Carlsbad, invites singers from age 9 through adulthood to join. Rehearsals are scheduled on Sundays: Nov. 19th 9:45-10:10am in the Fellowship Hall. “Holy Night” will be presented on Sun. Dec. 24th. Please email Joseph if you are interested. 

Poinsettia’s For our Sanctuary

POINSETTIAS FOR OUR SANCTUARY: Help decorate our Sanctuary for Christmas by donating a poinsettia. The cost is $11.00 each and can be purchased online HERE. You may take your poinsettias home after Christmas. Thank you! 

Date Night Staffing Needs: Dec 2023 – May, 2024

SERVE TEAM NEEDED FOR DATE NIGHT AND DROP AND SHOP: These monthly opportunities provide outreach to our families and their children. If you are aged 18 or older and are able to give your time to the children at any of these events, please sign up HERE. Email Rhonda for more information. 

Job Opening: Youth Leader

We need a passionate follower of Jesus to disciple our youth in grades 6-12.
Redeemer by the Sea is an “adaptable in practice—firm in conservative theology—Bible affirming” family of Christ followers. We have experienced God’s grace and know our commission from Him is to share it with the world around us.
Job Title: Youth Leader
Position Reports To: Pastor
Pay: $18-22/hour (commensurate with experience and education)
Purpose of Position: The Youth Leader will create and implement a ministry that offers a relevant, safe, fun environment for
youth, to present and grow faith in Jesus Christ. This will include spiritual formation, outreach, worship, and
mission opportunities for youth that reflects our love for Jesus and His Word.
For more Information and to apply, click here: Youth Leader Job Notice-230913

Portals of Prayer Jan – March Available

PORTALS OF PRAYER for Jan – March 2024 are available in the lobby – pick up your copy today.

KidZone Schedule

Children ages 3-grade 5 will check-in for KidZone in the lobby, but then go into worship with their family. children will be dismissed during the service to KidZone downstairs where they will spend some time with Jesus. Following the service, parents can then pick up their child from the classroom. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please feel free to e-mail Miss Rhonda. 


We are a church that believes in praying. Click HERE to send a prayer request to our prayer team.