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September 29th, 2011

Work and Rest According to Jesus

Religious leaders in Jesus’ time had a long list of rules for the Sabbath. When questioned about the Sabbath, Jesus did not respond by dismissing it. Instead, He redefined it. The Sabbath is a blessing from God -- one we will only enjoy when we understand it correctly. Download this audio...

September 29th, 2011

Work | Sermon by Timothy Keller

Sermon by Dr. Timothy Keller on 1 Thessalonians 4:9-12 at Redeemer Presbyterian Church, New York "Our God works, He is creative and He rests. We are made in His image and should mirror these attributes. Paul gives young Christians in Thessalonica practical advice on how to work--not only...

September 29th, 2011

Re-imagine Law

Dr. Timothy Keller's sermon on Genesis 1:26-2:2; 2:7-9, 15 at Redeemer Presbyterian Church.  "To examine the relationship between practicing law and Christianity, we must examine how we can re-imagine practicing law as Christians and re-imagine the law profession itself. we need to consider...

September 29th, 2011

The Meaning of the City

Dr. Timothy Keller's sermon on Jeremiah 29:4-14 at Redeemer Presbyterian Church "Jeremiah told the Jewish exiles in Babylon to seek the peace and prosperity of the city they found themselves in. Like New York, it was an enormous, intimidating city with diverse populations that espoused a...

September 29th, 2011

Made for Stewardship

Dr. Timothy Keller's sermon on Genesis 1:26-2:2; 2:7-9, 15 at Redeemer Presbyterian Church, New York "Genesis 1 is one of the most important passages of Scripture pertaining to work. We are called to work because God also worked. We can work for God by using our gifts for others. We...

September 29th, 2011

Your Plans: God's Plans

Dr. Timothy Keller's sermon on Proverbs 11:3; 12:5,15; 15:22. "The only way to understand God's plans for us is to see Christ truly and trust Him fully. Gods plans for us are not abandoned to fate; our choices matter, and once we have committed entirely to His will, we can receive his...

Channel(s): Calling and Career
September 29th, 2011

The Song of Creation

Dr. Timothy Keller's Sermon on Genesis 1:1-8, 31.  "Genesis 1 is one of the most important passages of Scripture pertaining to work. It was written more to answer the “why” questions of creation --it’s meaning and significance--and not so much the “how” questions, e.g., how long did it...

September 29th, 2011

Pride: The Case of Nebuchadnezzar

Dr. Timothy Keller's sermon on Daniel 4:24-37 "Nebuchadnezzar's pride began in contentment and prosperity, which caused him to take credit for everything he'd achieved. God dehumanized him in a reflection of what pride had done to his heart. Only when he recognized his debt to God — and...

September 29th, 2011

The Two Great Tests

Dr. Timothy Keller's sermon on Proverbs 3:9-14; 10:16, 25; 24:1. "There are two spiritual tests highlighted in these passages: good times and bad times. These circumstances show our sin in general or our idols in particular. We can choose whether to deal with them or deny them, but we will...

September 29th, 2011

What is (Christian) Cultural Renewal?

"Christians commonly think we can change the culture around us through evangelism or through great individuals. However, culture is primarily changed through communities. Dualism, the separation of the personal and public spheres — the way we often separate our faith from other areas of our...