Who we are

Redeemer is a diverse group of believers from university students to young families to empty nesters to retirees.  Redeemer was founded in the 1940s and has been a part of Ann Arbor ever since. 


Redeemer Lutheran Church is a member of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS), the third largest Lutheran church body in North America, which supports ministry all over this country and around the world.  A confessional Lutheran denomination, WELS began in Milwaukee in 1850 and has grown to almost 400,000 baptized members and over 1200 congregations served by about 1400 pastors.  WELS also operates one of the largest Lutheran school systems in the country, with over 300 elementary schools, 400 early childhood ministries, and 23 high schools.  


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