Recommended Reading

 

The best place to learn more about why Redemption Church exists is simply to check out the Bible.  We use the English Standard Version.  

Here are a few of our favorite books and articles.  We'll be adding more in the future.

On Christ

Tim Keller, Reasons for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism.

J. I. Packer, Knowing God

His Church

Mike Cosper, Rhythms of Grace: How the Church's Worship Tells the Story of the Gospel

Alexander Strauch, Biblical Eldership: An Urgent Call to Restore Biblical Church Leadership

Cole Brown, Lies My Pastor Told Me.

Our Community

Steve Corbett and Brian Fikkert, When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty without Hurting the Poor... and Yourself

Maria Garriott, A Thousand Resurrections: An Urban Spiritual Journey

Cole Brown, Lies Hip Hop Told Me.

Nik Ripken with Gregg Lewis, The Insanity of God: A True Story of Faith Resurrected. An amazing look at persecution and those believers who find hope in the Resurrected Christ in the midst of that persecution.

Related

Timothy Keller, Center Church: Doing Balances Gospel-Centered Ministry in Your City actually covers all three of our values: Christ, community, and culture under the rubric of Gospel (Christ), City (culture), and Movement (community).

Redemption Church agrees with the Nashville Statement regarding Biblical sexuality.