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 […]

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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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