Reflections from the Pastor-Elect

A unanimous vote. Are you sure, Redeemer Lutheran?

Well, I feel blessed, honored, and maybe even a little antsy to live into this new call that Christ Jesus has laid before us. In 2 Corinthians 5:17, we are reminded of the beautiful new creation we have in

Pastor Austin and Tanya Propst with longtime […]

Unanimous Congregation Vote to Call New Pastor

At a special called congregational meeting on Sunday May 10, the congregation of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Bristol unanimously voted to call Pastor J. Austin Propst as the sixteenth pastor of Redeemer parish. A native of North Carolina, Pastor Austin is currently serving along with his wife Tanya as country coordinators in Madagascar for […]

From the Veep… (Ramblings from the Vice Pastor)

Redeemer is now an excited church focused on the possibilities of tomorrow. We are about to make a decision on the calling of a new pastor – with all that this represents. There is a feeling of new life and hope.

The timing is important. The Easter Season takes the church from the hopelessness of […]