Tag Archives: Mission

Grow

We Grow in the Gospel. This week we are looking at the Grow of the Gather Grow Go language we are using here at Redeemer. For an introduction, see the first post in this series. As we have been looking … Continue reading

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Gather

We Gather because of the Gospel. This week we are looking at the Gather of the Gather Grow Go language we are using here at Redeemer. For an introduction and overview see the previous post. As I said last week, … Continue reading

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“Engaged Alienation”

Russell Moore’s book, Onward: Engaging the Culture without Losing the Gospel, will be available on the book table this week. Each day it seems to become increasingly more difficult to navigate our cultural waters with gospel faithfulness and convictional kindness. … Continue reading

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True Community

During the sermon on Sunday I mentioned Collin Hansen’s new book, Blind Spots: Becoming a Courageous, Compassionate, and Commissioned Church. The thrust of this book is to show that Christians tend to separate into one of these three groups; courageous, … Continue reading

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The Mission

This Sunday is our Missions Emphasis day at Redeemer. In an age of distraction such as ours, I don’t think we can be reminded enough of what our mission is as a church (Matt. 28:18-20, Acts 1:8). In their book, … Continue reading

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Gospel Fruit in the Church

From David Peterson’s book, Transformed by God: The gospel of grace, in the power of the Spirit, nurtures and transforms believing communities, giving them one heart and mind and enabling God’s light to shine through them into a dark world. … Continue reading

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Meals with a Mission

In his book A Meal with Jesus, Tim Chester has a chapter entitled “Meals as Enacted Mission”. Expounding on the action of Christ (Luke 14:1-24), Chester makes the point that a meal is a great context for sharing the Gospel. … Continue reading

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The Mission of the Church

Over the next few weeks my posts are going to be pertaining to the Church’s mission of proclaiming the Gospel to the ends of the earth (Evangelism). However, unlike our last series of posts these will be short(er) and not … Continue reading

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The Church

During the month of August I am going to do a series of blogs on the Church. I cannot stress enough the importance of Christians having a good understanding of the Church. Have you ever been asked by someone, perhaps … Continue reading

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