Membership Information

If you wish to become a member of Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer, you can leave your name, address and telephone number at the Welcome Center or call the church office. 605-886-2696

Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer receives new members twice during the year.  Even before you join, we invite you to participate fully in the life of the congregation: to grow as a follower of Jesus, to worship regularly, to be in community with others, and to give generously.

The process for receiving new members looks like this:

  • Christianity 101 will be held prior to reception and orientation.
  • Reception into membership will be held in at the worship service you normally attend.

Every “New Member” family unit is assigned to a Faith & Care Team. During this month, you are asked to help in one of several areas. These include: Greeters, Ushers, Lectors, Communion Assistants, Coffee Servers, Bringing and Serving Food for special events such as funerals, etc.  A letter with detailed explanation will be provided in the New Member Packet received at the Orientation.