The Resurrected Life

BY BRIAN RIDDLE Shortly after becoming a Christian over 6 years ago, I remember having a conversation with a friend of mine. We were talking about some of the stuff I had been working through spiritually and he asked me a question that for some reason has always resonated with me. He sought clarification, “…so…

Christmas is Victory

By Brian Riddle 5 Have this mind among yourselves, which is yours in Christ Jesus, 6 who, though he was in the form of God, did not count equality with God a thing to be grasped, 7 but emptied himself, by taking the form of a servant, being born in the likeness of men. 8 And being found in…

Advent: The Cross in Christmas

By Keith Rodriguez Christmas! The time of year where we fondly think back on many of our most cherished memories, nostalgically decorate our homes, and eagerly spend money on presents that most of us will not remember in a years time. All of this anticipation for the day… the arrival of…PRESENTS… oh wait, I mean…

The City On a Hill

Story is the framework of our lives and it seems our souls can absorb story at a deeper level than principle or lecture. That is probably why Jesus so often broke the mold of his time and used stories to preach the truth and tell us what his Kingdom is like. Using story to communicate a mythic reality…

The Blessing of Communion

God has blessed Redeemer Church in countless ways. I could share story after story on how this gathering of believers has experienced God’s grace. However, there is one area in particular that God has blessed us most. This blessing is celebrating communion on a weekly basis with our Savior. We are Invited to Break Bread…