ABOUT US



Meet the pastors

  • Lee - Pastor

    Lee moved to Omaha from Florida (think more Alabama than Mickey) to start Redeemer Church in 2006. He has a passion for communicating timeless truth from God with the relevance of today's headlines and running. He loves college football and is a Troy University Trojan who married into the Volunteer nation.
    To contact him: lee@redeemeromaha.org

  • Jared Totten - Worship pastor

    Jared moved to Omaha (via KS and CO) for university, stayed afterwards for a band, and longer after that for a girl. He graduated from Grace with a double major in Radio Broadcasting and General Bible Studies and a minor in Afternoon Naps. He now only majors in the Bible studies and naps. He never runs. Ever.
    To contact him: jared@redeemeromaha.org


what we believe

About God:

God is the Creator and Ruler of the universe. He has eternally existed in three persons: the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. These three are co-equal and are one God.
Genesis 1:1, 26, 27; 3:22 | Psalm 90:2 | Matthew 28:19 | 1 Peter 1:2 | 2 Corinthians 13:14

About You:

You are made in the spiritual image of God to be like Him in character. You are the supreme object of God's love from among all creation. Although you have tremendous potential for good, you are marred by an attitude of disobedience towards God called "sin." This attitude separates you from God until the relationship is restored through a personal commitment to Jesus Christ.
Genesis 1:27 | Psalms 8:3-6 | Isaiah 53:6 | Romans 3:23 | Isaiah 59: 1-2

About Jesus Christ:

Jesus Christ is the Son of God. He is co-equal with the Father. Jesus lived a sinless human life and offered Himself as the perfect sacrifice for the sins of all people by dying on a cross. He arose from the dead after three days to demonstrate His power over sin and death. He ascended to Heaven's glory and will return again to earth to reign as King of Kings, and Lord of Lords.
Matthew 1:22-23 | Isaiah 9:6 | John 1:1-5; 14:10-30 | Hebrews 4:14-15 | 1 Corinthians 15: 3-4

Romans 1:3-4 | Acts 1:9-11 | 2 Timothy 6:14-15 | Titus 2:13

About Salvation:

Salvation is a gift from God to humanity. We can never make up for our sin by self-improvement or good works. Only by trusting in Jesus Christ as God's offer of forgiveness can we be saved from sin's penalty. Eternal life begins the moment one receives Jesus Christ into his life by faith.
Romans 6:23 | Ephesians 2:8-9 | John 14:6; 1:12 | Titus 3:5 | Galatians 3:26 | Romans 5:1

About Eternal Security:

Because God gives us eternal life through Jesus Christ, the believer is secure in that salvation for eternity. Salvation is maintained by the grace and power of God, not by the self-effort of the Christian. It is grace and keeping power of God that gives this security.
John 10:29 | I Timothy 1:12 | Hebrews 7:25; 10:10-14 | 1 Peter 1:3-5

About The Holy Spirit:

The Holy Spirit is equal with the Father and the Son as God. He is present in the world to make people aware of their need for Jesus Christ. He also lives in every Christian from the moment of salvation. He provides the Christian with power for living, understanding of spiritual truth, and guidance in doing what is right. The Christian seeks to live under His control daily.
2 Corinthians 3:17 | John 16:7-13; 14:16-17 | Acts 1:8 | 2 Corinthians 2:12; 3:16 | Ephesians 1:13

Galatians 5:25 | Ephesians 5:18

About The Bible:

The Bible is God's Word to all people. It was written by human authors under the supernatural guidance of the Holy Spirit. It is the supreme source of truth for Christian beliefs and living. Because it is inspired by God, it is truth without any mixture of error.
2 Timothy 3:16 | 2 Peter 1:20-21 | 2 Timothy 1:13 | Psalms 119:105, 160; 12:6 | Proverbs 30:5

About Eternity:

Humans were created to exist forever. We will either exist eternally separated from God by sin, or in union with God through forgiveness and salvation. To be eternally separated from God is Hell. To be eternally in union with Him is eternal life. Heaven and Hell are places of eternal existence.
John 3:16 | 1 John 2:25; 5:11-13 | Romans 6:23 | Revelation 20:15