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At Holy Redeemer you are welcome ...

  • if you are Asian, Hispanic, Black or White ... 
  • if you are male or female or transgender ...
  • if you are three days old, 30 years old or 103 years old ...
  • if you've never stepped foot in a church; or if you are Muslim, Jewish, Buddhist, Hindu, Roman Catholic, Unitarian, Baptist, Methodist, Presbyterian, B'hai, Mormon or any other religious denomination ...
  • if you are agnostic, atheist, ... or are a life-long Lutheran ...
  • if you are single, married, divorced, widowed, separated or partnered ...
  • if you are straight, gay, lesbian, or bisexual ...
  • if you are a Democrat, Republican, Libertarian, Green Party member, Independent, Socialist or not registered to vote ... 
  • if you have, or had, addictions, phobias, abortions or a criminal record. ...
  • if you own your home, rent, live with your parents, children or a roommate or are homeless ...
  • if you are fully-bodied, disabled or a person of differing abilities ...

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The Affirmation of Welcome rainbow is adapted and reproduced with permission from
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Philadelphia, PA.

March 17, 2018


Celebration & Communion


Thank You


Thrivent of Santa Clara County


Their Generous Support


The Closet at HRLC,

The HRLC Food Pantry,

The HRLC Christmas Gift Ministry


Other HRLC Ministries!




Holy Redeemer Lutheran Church

is a

Reconciling in Christ Congregation



About Holy Redeemer:

Meet Pastor Freesemann, and visit the About Us section to learn about our pastor and about our congregation!


Join Us!

If you're curious about an Openly Progressive, Permission Giving Community, Looking to the 21st Century with Vision and Hope, then you should come to the Join Us section to learn more. We hope you will join us.



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Go to, sign up with Holy Redeemer Lutheran Church (San Jose) as your charity of choice and a portion of every Amazon purchase you make on amazon smile will come back to the church — at no cost to you!

What could be easier!

Thank you!




Do you have any old electronics you’d like to get rid of? Don’t throw them away! Donate them to Holy Redeemer Lutheran Church for recycling!


We take CPUs, monitors. televisions, radios, cd players, and anything that has an electric cord on it.  Simply bring your old electronics by the church any time the office is open or on Sunday morning and we will help you put it in the eWaste storage closet.


Or, click on the EWASTE 4 GOOD logo above to learn how to participate by donating directly to them and have them pick up your items at your home.


Click here to donate now -- remember to type in Holy Redeemer Lutheran Church as the beneficiary.

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