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Advent Bible Reading Plan – Week 1

Advent Bible Reading Plan – Week 1

Our aim for this Fall has been to take part together in the most important component of our apprenticeship to Jesus – being with Him. Each of the practices we have taken part in this season has been about setting aside time and space to do just that – be…

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Practice 7: Week of 11/6

Practice 7: Week of 11/6

READING THE BIBLE FOR INDIVIDUAL TRANSFORMATION BEGIN WITH SILENCE AND PRAYER (5 MINUTES) Gather together as a Community in a comfortable setting (around a table, on the couch, the floor of a living room, etc.). Invite the Holy Spirit to lead and guide your time together before spending a brief…

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Practice 4: Week of 9/26

Practice 4: Week of 9/26

PRACTICE 4 As you begin, take a few moments to pray as a missional community and invite the Holy Spirit to lead and guide your time together. Eat & Debrief 25 min While eating dinner, spend a few minutes catching up on life and then talk about the following debrief…

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Lent 2021

Lent 2021

Lent begins this Wednesday, February 17th. Traditionally, Lent is a 40 day period of fasting, prayer and devotion towards remembering our brokenness and God’s work of redemption through the person and work of Jesus Christ. This season leads up to Good Friday, when we remember the crucifixion of Jesus, and…

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Downtown Augusta Mural Guide

Downtown Augusta Mural Guide

This year has been difficult to say the least. Redemption Church started holding our worship gatherings solely online on March 15th. In August, we made the difficult decision to not hold our regular Sunday worship gatherings throughout the Fall. We have missed one another, and we have missed gathering to…

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Why We Say Black Lives Matter

Why We Say Black Lives Matter

This week we put up a new installation in our window on Broad St (pictured above) depicting a crowd of protestors with signs in the air. There are several Bible verses on the signs, and there is a banner across the top that says “Let Justice Roll,” which is taken…

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Resources to Help You Listen, Recognize, Pray, & Act

Resources to Help You Listen, Recognize, Pray, & Act

Books Be The Bridge by Latasha Morrison Roadmap to Reconciliation by Brenda Salter McNeil Let Justice Roll Down by John M. Perkins Free at Last by Carl F. Ellis Jr. One New Man: The Cross and Racial Reconciliation in Pauline Theology by Jarvis Williams Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson United:…

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Day 7 – Humility in the Death and Waiting

Day 7 – Humility in the Death and Waiting

Luke 23:50-56 ESV Now there was a man named Joseph, from the Jewish town of Arimathea. He was a member of the council, a good and righteous man, who had not consented to their decision and action; and he was looking for the kingdom of God. This man went to…

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Day 6 – Humility in Dying

Day 6 – Humility in Dying

Matthew 27:27-54 Then the soldiers of the governor took Jesus into the governor's headquarters, and they gathered the whole battalion before him. And they stripped him and put a scarlet robe on him, and twisting together a crown of thorns, they put it on his head and put a reed…

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Day 5 – Humility in Washing the Disciples’ Feet

Day 5 – Humility in Washing the Disciples’ Feet

John 13:1-17 ESV Now before the Feast of the Passover, when Jesus knew that his hour had come to depart out of this world to the Father, having loved his own who were in the world, he loved them to the end. During supper, when the devil had already put…

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