Messy Church

By Chris Gillespie   If we are honest, there has probably been a time when most Christians have said something like, “I wish the modern Church was more like the Church I read about in the New Testament.” I’ve been guilty of this sentiment in the past. After reading passages like Acts 2:41-47; 4:32-37, if […]

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Inside the Pages of Amani Magazine

Today we wanted to share with you some excepts from our Kenya Magazine, called Amani. Amani is the Swahili word for “Peace” and it denotes a peace born of wholeness and harmony. The magazine chronicles the most recent Redeemer Church team trip to Kenya. From:  The Editor’s Note: The stories God tells with a surrendered life […]

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Truth & Beauty Part 2: For God’s People

In part one of this series we talked about what beauty is. This post will discuss how truth and beauty are dependent on one another and how it’s the job of the Church to tie the elusive knot between the two. The arts belong to those who call Christ their king. Actually, they belong to […]

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Truth and Beauty Part 1: Beauty Defined

As I’ve tried to dissect and reassemble this whole concept of truth and beauty, I expected to discover pendulum swings happening between the culture and the church (which I did) I intended to find opposing views within the church on how we should proceed forward (which I did) and I thought I might discover some […]

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