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.


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.