The Idaho Congregation Files contain limited information on Lutheran congregations in Alaska received either from regional Synod offices or directly from the congregation. Files may contain Congregational Historical Record forms, written histories of the church, service programs and bulletins, Congregational Statistical Record forms, and newspaper clippings. For a limited number of congregations, photographs and/or Parish Records are also included.
This folder includes a bulletin from service of installation, guide for congregational self analysis,“Growing Together” booklet, 1976 annual report, bulletin from dedication service, 10th anniversary celebration booklet, bulletin from dedication of original building, 15th anniversary bulletin, organ dedication bulletin, and bulletin from 1962.
Folder includes a 25th anniversary invitation and festivities schedule, brief biography of Rev. Earl H. Barnard, bulletin from service of installation, “25 Years Remembered” booklet, 20th anniversary celebration bulletin, booklet from the dedication of the Parish Education and Administration buildings, bulletin from installation of Rev. Edward H. Hamme, membership and offering growth graph report, 10th anniversary booklet, and bulletin from dedication service.
A church organization photo. The church was organized on May 11th, 1952. Left to right: Reverend Arthur M. Knudsen, DD, of Chicago, Secretary of Division of English Missions, Board of American Missions. Reverend L. H. Steinhoff, DD, of Portland, Oregon, President of the Pacific Synod. The Reverend Homer W. Berner, Mission Developer.
A picture of the installation of pastor H. Edward Hamme, on December 14th 1952. The installation was held at Wright Community Church. To the left is Reverend L. H. Steinhoff, DD, and to the right Reverend H. Edward Hamme.
Group photo of Redeemer Lutheran Church of Boise, Idaho on May 11th, 1952. The participating reverends, from left to right in the center, are L. H. Steinhoff, Homer W. Berner, Arthur M. Knudsen, Elmore F. Carlson, E. V.Haynes and Karl Ufer.
A picture of the site of the prospective new Redeemer Church, on the Organization day, May 11th, 1952. Left to right: The Reverend L. H. Steinhoff, DD, of Portland, Oregon, President of the Pacific Synod. The Reverend Arthur M. Knudsen, DD, of Chicago, Secretary of Division of English Missions, Board of American Missions. The Reverend Homer W. Berner, Mission Developer.