Confirmation incorporates a variety of activities and experiences which will help each child to learn and appreciate the importance of a well-balanced Christian life.  The Confirmation program includes classroom instruction, small group activities and discussion, fellowship opportunities and service projects, which will help each child participate more fully in the mission and ministry of the church.  The Confirmation program comprises 6th, 7th, and 8th graders and meets Wednesday evenings from 6:00-8:00pm during the school year.


If your child is entering the 6th grade and you would like to enroll him/her in Confirmation,  please contact Laura McDonald (  She will get you all set up!  If you have a child that is older or younger than 6th grade, and you are interested in starting him/her in the Confirmation program, Laura can help you with that too!  You will also need to fill out the NEW student registration form below.


If you are a NEW STUDENT for Confirmation 2018-2019, please fill out this form: NEW STUDENT FORM 

If you are RETURNING for Confirmation 2018-2019, please fill out this form: RETURNING STUDENT FORM

Looking ahead in Confirmation…

Wednesday 1/9  – Confirmation Meeting 6-8pm

Wednesday 1/16 – Confirmation Meeting 6-8pm

Wednesday 1/23 – Family Service Night 6-8pm with dinner provided! (see below for details & family sign-up)

Wednesday 1/30 – Confirmation Meeting 6-8pm

General Information:  (click the link below to get more information)
Confirmation Calendar 2018-2019
How to Write a Sermon Report
Confirmation Cheat Sheet!
Confirmation 2018-2019 handbook

Year 3 Information:   (click the link below to get more information)
Year 3 Lesson/Memory Work Calendar
Year 3 Extra Calendar Dates
Retreat Covenant
Retreat Permission Form
Year 3 Essay Requirements
Year 3 Confirmation Bible Verse Ideas
2018 – Bible Verse Selection Forms


Service Hour “Green” Sheet: click here

Family Service Night – INFORMATION

This is very similar to when we did Fluff & Stuff in November – I’m SUPER excited!  Redeemer is teaming up with Heart 2 Hart Detroit, Care Net, & Faithful Friends to make care packages for the homeless, the homebound, struggling mothers, and the firefighters next door!  Dinner will be provided!  Confirmands are required to be at the meeting, per usual, and families are more than welcome to come too!  But – you MUST sign up if your family plans on joining us so that we can plan for food.  You can sign up here: or on the Town Square bulletin board 😊  Confirmands will earn service hours for this, and they will earn family hours if your family comes to help too!

Family Service Night – DONATIONS

We are in need of LOTS of items to make this effort a success, so we’re asking the congregation for some help!

If you feel so inclined, feel free to donate any of the following items:

  • new socks (men’s & women’s in white or black)
  • new underwear (men’s boxer briefs & women’s panties sizes L or XL)
  • new men’s white t-shirts (L or XL)
  • individual Wet Wipe packs (at least 20 ct.)
  • Fiber One Bars
  • canned chunk chicken breast
  • toothbrushes
  • travel toothpaste
  • fun lip balm
  • fun lotion/soap/body wash
  • women’s deodorant
  • nail polish
  • women’s shaving cream
  • women’s razors
  • fun pens/notebooks
  • gum
  • individually wrapped candy

OR if you want an easy way to help contribute, drop off your extra Christmas candy!  We are specifically looking for individually wrapped candy with red, silver, or gold wrappers (because our care packages will be Valentine’s themed!).  Items can be dropped off on the labeled table in the Town Square by Sunday 1/20 😊

Camp Restore Detroit- INFORMATION

Redeemer is leading a volunteer effort with other local Lutheran churches to demo and install new interior walls at Camp Restore in Detroit.  We are looking for volunteers to help on Saturday 1/12 (this coming weekend) and 2/18-2/22 (Mid-Winter Break).  If interested, you can sign up on the Town Square bulletin board or call Jon Duff – (248) 214-9037.

Acolyting/Cross Bearing – SIGN UP HERE

Greeting – SIGN UP HERE  (New SPRING Sign-Up!)



Family Ushering – SIGN UP HERE

Confirmation Ministry Contact

Laura McDonald, Director of Confirmation
Confirmation Office: 248-644-4010 ext. 121

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