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A Male Survivor
Freedom Through Greater Healing (December 2013)

Aaron Bjerke
Growing Together in the Word (January 2013)

Abby Countant
Diaconate Mercy Fund Special Offering: Sunday, December 19, 2010 (December 2010)

Abe Cho
A Grace & Race Symposium: The Church & The Experience of Multi-Ethnic America (March 2011)
Catalyst Begins the Week of October 3rd (September 2011)
Catalyst Labs: Innovating New Lay-Driven Ministries for the City (February 2012)
Catalyst: Activating People for Ministry (November 2011)
Public Faith: A Language of Persuasion (November 2013)

Al Barth
Tipping Point in Europe (December 2011)

Alison Lytton
Baptizing the Imagination (November 2011)

Amanda Wachemuth
Financial Services Ministry Leader Training (April 2011)

Amelia Peterson
A Really Good Story (April 2013)

Amilee Watkins
Gospel & Culture Lectures Year at a Glance (June 2011)
New! 2012 Faith and Work Nights (February 2012)
Why Sidewalks, Plazas, & Bike Lanes Matter to God (October 2012)
Why Tree Frogs Need Believers (April 2012)
Why Work Matters: Gospel & Culture Lectures (January 2011)

Amy Alexander
Generous Hearts, Generous Hands (February 2013)
Missions Month July 2011 (October 2011)

Amy Roebke
Vacation Bible School July 15-19 (June 2013)

Basil Kim
The Marriage Seminar: A Personal Reaction (May 2012)

Ben Davis
Humanizing Work: 2013 CFW Conference Experience (January 2014)

Bijan Mirtolooi
Alone I Would Not Have Done It (January 2013)
Youth Leaders in Space (May 2012)

Bill Stuntz
More Cancer (June 2009)

Brent Bounds
Families Rooted for Generations (September 2014)
Family Ministry Update (November 2010)
The W83rd Street Ministry Center in Action (January 2013)

Bruce Terrell
A Time to Pray, A Call to Serve (June 2011)
An Uncommon Call for the Common Good: Vision Campaign 2009 (June 2009)

C. J. Masimore
A Gospel and Culture Glimpse (October 2011)

Calvin Chin
2012 Ei Forum: Re-Imagine Power (March 2012)
Annual Ei Business Plan Competition (September 2012)
Business Plan Competition (October 2010)
EI Forum: Creation and Creativity (April 2010)
Ei Forum—RISK: Faith or Folly? (March 2013)
How Might You Re-imagine Power? (June 2012)

Caroline Yoon
Autism and Your Church (April 2013)

Casey Smith
Youth Group Mission Trip to Uganda (November 2011)

Center for Faith & Work
CFW Launches City Rhythms (November 2013)
CFW Selects First Artist-in-Residence (December 2013)
Divine Details (December 2013)
Re-Imagining CFW (September 2013)
The Critical Role of Imagination for Innovation (August 2014)

Cheri Bachofer
Don't Walk By (March 2011)

Chris Dolan
NYC Re-Imagined (August 2013)

Chris McNerney
The Loss of Lent (February 2013)

Christian Wolfe
A Fantastic Freelance Gig (April 2011)

Christina Stanton
January is Missions Month (January 2012)
Missions Sunday at Redeemer (January 2013)

Christopher K.
Reflections from Theology of Work Class, Summer 2012 (August 2012)

Clara Lee
CTC Conferences in Hong Kong and Sydney (May 2014)
New York City Pastors Gather Monthly at West 83rd Ministry Center (March 2013)
The Story of City to City and the Birth of 300 Churches (September 2014)

Cregan Cooke
25 Years of Ministry in NYC — Thanks Be to God! (April 2014)
A Redeemer iPhone App? Yep! (March 2011)
How Apple Pie Changes Lives—Youth Group’s 14th Annual Pie Sale: November 21 (November 2010)
Is New York YOUR City? (October 2009)
Sr. High Students Plan MissionTrip to Uganda (June 2009)
Teens Today, Leaders Tomorrow (April 2009)
What Should I Do Next? (August 2010)
Youth Group Restaurant Night A Success (April 2009)
Youth Group to Host “Restaurant Night” to Raise Funds for Orphans in Uganda (February 2009)

Daniel Lee
Beta Groups and God’s Fashion Sense (August 2012)
The Scandal of Generosity (October 2012)

David Bisgrove
Lent and Outreach – “P6X40” (February 2011)
Moving In (March 2012)
Our Living Hope (March 2009)
Public Faith for 25 Years (May 2014)
W83 Building to Open in February 2012! (December 2011)
WHAT DOES BEING A GENERATIVE CHURCH MEAN FOR ME? (May 2011)

David Kim
A Pastor’s Perspective on the Gotham Fellowship (January 2011)
A Reason for Hope (May 2009)
Announcing This Year’s EI Forum: Disruption (May 2014)
Does Your Work Matter to God? (October 2010)
Humanizing Work (September 2013)
Launching the Gotham Fellowship (November 2009)
Overworked and Looking for Love (July 2012)
The Gotham Fellowship Class of 2010 (October 2009)
Why Emphasize Faith & Work Integration? Reflecting on the Role of CFW as RPC Celebrates 25 Years (September 2014)

David Plant
Redeemer Hires A Youth Group Director–Me! (September 2010)
What Does “Born Again” Look Like? (December 2009)
What is a “Piggery”? (June 2011)
Youth Group Mission Trip to Uganda (November 2011)
Youth Group “Restaurant Night” for Orphans in Uganda (March 2011)
Youth Leaders in Space (May 2012)
Youth ministry: Captured by an Idea (August 2012)

DeWanda Miller
The Blessing of Accountability (July 2012)

Elise Chong
Equipping Our Church to Do Justice and Love Mercy (September 2014)
HFNY:A Year to Remember (December 2011)
Hope for New York’s 2010 Grant Distribution—Over 1 Million! (October 2010)

Elizabeth and Michael Rigby
Our Weakness, God’s Strength (June 2012)

Esther Larson
Compassion in Action: HFNY Distributes $1.3 Million in Grants (June 2014)

Fay Sardjono
HFNY’s Charity Bike Ride: Stewarding our possessions, time, relationships and legs (August 2014)

Gena Lee
Faith & Work Transformation: 3-Month Vocational Intensives (May 2014)

Georgia Noyan
Book Review: “Life Together,” By Dietrich Bonhoeffer (December 2009)

Glenn Sparico
Gotham Fellowship: Seeing the City with New Eyes (March 2014)

Greg Buechele
The Body of Christ Through DUF (April 2010)

Greg Nance
Amazing Grace (October 2010)

Heather Trussell
The Power of Prayer (August 2011)

Howard Freeman
An Uncommon Call for the Common Good: Vision Campaign 2009 (June 2009)
Bringing Nothing In, Taking Nothing Out (December 2009)
Feeling Financially Healthy? (August 2011)
Generosity as Art (March 2009)
Generous Sacrifice, Generous Community (March 2011)
God’s Easter Gift (April 2009)
God’s Generous Gift of the Spirit (May 2010)
My Soul, My Life, My All (April 2011)
RENEW Campaign Segues to Replanting (February 2010)
Seed for the City (October 2010)
Shrinking Money (December 2010)
Tending to Others Generously (June 2011)
The Gift of “I Do” (June 2010)
What is the Motivation for Generosity? (April 2010)
Why We Give (December 2009)
“Full Humanity” Through Generosity (September 2011)

Jeff White
Public Faith and the Practice of Hospitality (April 2014)

Jennifer Chan
Redeemer Summer Mini Courses Are Back! (March 2009)
The Promise of Hope Fund (December 2011)

Jenny Chang
The Redeemer Diaconate: 1991-2014 (September 2014)
Walking with God Through Pain & Suffering (November 2013)
With Hearts Full of Gratitude (January 2012)

Jessica Hong
S1NGLE: God’s Gifts, Our Plans (April 2014)

Joanna Stephens
2012 Gospel & Culture Conference: A Personal Reflection (December 2012)

John Elwood
John Stott and Caring for God’s Creation (May 2012)

John Lin
(100) Prayer Walks of Summer (August 2011)
Celebrating the Downtown Challenge (July 2012)
Christmas Eve Downtown (December 2011)
Downtown Congregation Secures New Meeting Space at 120 West 14th St. (March 2013)
Downtown Congregation’s First Anniversary (October 2013)
Downtown to Begin Worship Services October 21st (October 2012)
Gospel in Life (March 2010)
Great Hope for Our City (September 2014)
Join the Rebirth of Downtown Manhattan (October 2011)
Launching The Downtown Congregation and The Hurricane (December 2012)
Membership and Vision (October 2009)
Welcome (back!) Jeff White (March 2012)
Why Formal Membership in a Church? (February 2011)

Josh Gotwalt
Public Faith: Classroom, Crossword Puzzles and a May/December Friendship (March 2014)

Josh Simmons
Redeemer DT Folk Band Plays in Union Square Park (August 2013)

Judy Cha
A Look Back at Redeemer Counseling Services (September 2014)

Juliet Vedral
How to Get Well Soon(er) (September 2011)
Kingdom Centered Time Management (March 2011)
The Well and Pray On (September 2010)
WHAT DOES BEING A GENERATIVE CHURCH MEAN FOR ME? (May 2011)
What Does “Born Again” Look Like? (December 2009)

K. A.
Reflections on the Gotham Experience (September 2012)

Karen Dolan
Vacation Bible School 2013: Kingdom Rock (August 2013)

Katherine Leary Alsdorf
A Reason for Hope (May 2009)
CFW 10-Year Anniversary (February 2013)
Passion (February 2011)

Kathy Keller
Film Review: Les Miserables (January 2013)
God With Us: The Post-Christmas Emmanuel (January 2012)
How do you sum up 25 years? (September 2014)
How to Be Happy at Redeemer (April 2013)
New Website for Those Investigating Faith (June 2011)
Questioning Christianity (February 2014)
Redeemer Begins... (April 2009)
That's Just YOUR Interpretation! Really? (April 2011)
The Dangers of “Faking It” in Ministry (February 2013)
The Nestorian Threat to Christmas (December 2012)
The Offense of Being Offensive (May 2009)
Why I Love God’s Immutability (September 2011)
“Jesus Calling” by Sarah Young: A Review (November 2012)

KC Hudson
Top Reasons Why You Might Not Apply to the Gotham Fellowship—And Why You Should Anyway (February 2012)

Kenyon Adams
Artists and Church: A Gospel Movement (January 2011)
InterArts Fellowship January: Body Life (January 2012)

Kris Jacob
Called to Carry One Another’s Burdens (May 2012)

Lauren Gill
Marriage Checkup (April 2013)

Leah Hollingsworth
The Gotham Fellowship Experience (November 2013)

Leo Schuster
Introducing the Schusters (September 2010)
Redeemer East to Celebrate “Congregationalizing” October 2nd (September 2011)
The Thanksgiving Meal (November 2012)

Lindsey Wiersma
Book Review: “Calvinism In The Las Vegas Airport” (November 2009)

Lisa Hertzog
Having All Things in Common (June 2010)

Lori McNally
The Fellowship of Gotham (January 2009)

Lyn Cook
What if the Christ Child Was Born into YOUR Family? (December 2012)

Mai Hariu-Powell
A Church Not For Ourselves (January 2013)

Maria Fee
A Guiding Light: Thoughts from an Arts Ministry Coordinator (July 2012)
In The Living Room: A Seven-Week Faith & Arts Study (March 2011)
Unveiled Faces: Artists Reflecting God’s Glory (October 2010)

Mark Gornik
Where the City is the Seminary (January 2010)

Mark Reynolds
Global Cities Initiative Conference (August 2009)
Report on the Third Lausanne Congress on World Evangelism in Cape Town, South Africa (December 2010)

Mary Nam
On This Side of the Journey (May 2010)

Matthew Paul Buccheri
Change Your Life in Seven Weeks (September 2009)
Koinonia: Experience It This Fall (September 2009)

Max Anderson
A Night to Remember (November 2010)

May Yang
Loving Christ: What’s Race Got To Do With It? (May 2012)

Melanie Penn
New York City Draws Us in and Sends Us out (September 2014)
RCPC Fall Intensive (February 2009)

Merrill Lee Girardeau
In the Living Room: Seven Weeks Exploring My Faith and Art (April 2014)

Michael Keller
Book Review—The Demise of Guys: Why Boys Are Struggling and What We Can Do About It (July 2012)
CCM: Two Years of Answering Questions (November 2011)
College Student Ministry Started (October 2009)
P+T+C+V=Friendship (August 2010)
Was John Stuart Mill Right? (September 2010)

Min Kim
The Marriage Seminar: A Personal Reaction (May 2012)

MinFei Kevin Yu
Storm Damage Repaired: Reconciliation Divinely Orchestrated (March 2014)

Miriam G.
More Than A Theology Class (March 2013)

New City Catechism Team
New City Catechism (October 2012)

Pamela Brown-Peterside
In the Gospel: Sex, Singleness and Marriage (June 2010)
Introducing Community Groups:Fellowship Groups Get a New Name! (April 2012)
Loving Christ: What’s Race Got To Do With It? (May 2012)

Pui See Wong
Job Searching? The Courage of Showing Up (September 2010)

Ramona Garnes
Why Formal Membership in a Church? (February 2011)

Reaksmey Winslow
Gospel in the City (September 2011)

Redeemer City to City
Unity and the Gospel in Buenos Aires (August 2013)

Roger Spivack
Job Seeking? You Are Not Alone (March 2010)

Sarah Davis
NYC Re-Imagined (May 2013)

Scott Kauffman
Gospel in Life (March 2010)
Redeemer City to City Launches (August 2009)

Scott Sauls
Confronting and Repenting (November 2009)
The Big Non-Negotiable (May 2009)

Sean McClowry
Redeemer Songwriters to Release CD (December 2009)

Shane Rogerson
CTC International Intensive: Perspective from Melbourne, Australia (November 2012)

Sorena Shin Harmanson
Sharing God’s Mercy Through Food (October 2012)

Suna Chung
Center for Faith & Work: In the Living Room (August 2013)

Suneel Gill
Waves of Mercy (September 2009)

The Redeemer Diaconate
Unexpected Blessing Poured from Your Closets (April 2014)

Tim Keller
Acting, Improv and Public Faith (April 2014)
Authority (April 2010)
Backlash and Civility (February 2011)
Change and Grace: Part 1 (April 2013)
Change and Grace: Part 2 (May 2013)
Change and Grace: Part 3 (June 2013)
Christianity and Homosexuality: A Review of Books (October 2013)
Confirming That Cities Matter (April 2012)
Differently the Same: Redeemer’s Next Twenty-five Years (September 2014)
Doubters Welcome (February 2014)
Faithfulness and Meekness (June 2010)
Film Review: Les Miserables (January 2013)
Financial Scarcity + Gospel Joy = Riches (December 2009)
From “Come and See” To “Go and Share” (September 2010)
Getting Stuck in Suffering (November 2013)
How to Pray Better in Public and in Private, Too (October 2010)
Justice and Generosity (November 2010)
Lay Leadership and Redeemer’s Future (February 2010)
Long Distance Spirituality (May 2010)
New Website for Those Investigating Faith (June 2011)
Old Testament Law and The Charge of Inconsistency (June 2012)
Only Believers or Disciples? (January 2011)
Our Place in the Story (June 2014)
Pascal’s Method for Presenting the Christian Faith (January 2014)
Pharisees With Low Standards (February 2009)
Praising God for Allowing Us to Give Generously (February 2013)
Prayer and the Life of Redeemer Presbyterian Church (September 2014)
Progress and Challenge at Redeemer (December 2013)
Redeemer’s Public Faith (September 2013)
Saint Augustine on Prayer (March 2014)
Scoffers, Scorners, and Snark (May 2009)
Sending Everybody (November 2009)
Sound Doctrine (March 2013)
Statement on NYC School's Decision to Ban Churches (February 2012)
Thank You. Thank You. Now Let's Repent (December 2009)
The Altar (October 2011)
The Bible on Church and Culture (April 2009)
The Counter-Intuitive Calvin (September 2012)
The Difficulty of Community (October 2009)
The Gospel and Humor (June 2009)
The Grace of The Law (January 2009)
The Honors of the King (March 2011)
The Importance of Hell (August 2009)
The Lay Ministry Dynamic (August 2011)
The Obtrusive Self (June 2009)
The RENEW Campaign and Redeemer’s Future (October 2009)
The Resurrection and Christian Mission (April 2009)
Why Conversion and Revival are Biblical (February 2012)
Work and Cultural Renewal (January 2010)
Year-End Generosity (December 2011)

Tom Jennings
“What Do You Want to Do with Your Life?” (September 2014)

Tommy Haskins
From Isolation to Community (September 2009)

Tony Vavroch
Vessels of Mercy (November 2009)

Tracy Thornton
Family Ministries at Redeemer (March 2010)
Launching the Jesus Storybook Bible Curriculum (November 2011)

Whitney Edge
Make a difference in a kid’s life as a mentor (August 2014)

Yoodi K. Chung
God’s Amazing Hand in Our Search For Work (August 2009)