Archive of Mission

Quote from Sunday-Scandalous Grace

on February 10th, 2014 in Blog, Books, Mission by | Comments Off

Below is the quote that I closed our Scandalous Grace series with. In this mini-series we looked at Acts 8-10 where the church was confronted with the truth that God’s Grace extended beyond the walls they had set up. It is something for us to hear today where cultural, political,…

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Why We Pray and Plan at Redemption Church

on August 28th, 2012 in Blog, Life Together, Mission, Prayer, Redemption Church News, Rio Rancho, Vision by | Comments Off

Praying is a vital thing for the Christian life, as well as for the life and health of any church. At Redemption, we believe that God has called us to the mission of making disciples and planting churches in New Mexico and beyond. This mission requires prayer. Without prayer, and…

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Hope #4 for Redemption Church- Be Serious About Evangelism and Praying for Conversions

on July 12th, 2012 in Acts 29, Blog, Church Planting, Mission, Redemption Church News, Rio Rancho, Salvation, Vision by | Comments Off

Hope #4 Our Mission at Redemption Church is to “make disciples and plant churches”. We covered the second part of that mission in a previous hope, but now it is time to discuss the first part. Matt Chandler says this about Hope #4: “My fourth hope for the Acts 29…

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Church In A Mortuary

on May 16th, 2012 in Blog, Church Planting, Gospel Truth, Mission, Redemption Church News, Rio Rancho, Vision by | No Comments

Preparing to plant a church requires research. Church planters read lots of books. I have read books about culture, leadership, theology, and church planting. Many books give good suggestions on how to grow as a church, and how to make “your mark”. I am going to be honest, not one…

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Desert Springs Church & Redemption | A Lasting Partnership.

on February 14th, 2012 in Blog, Gospel Truth, Leadership, Mission, Prayer by | No Comments

This last Sunday was bittersweet for many of us. Desert Springs Church was my home and family for over 17 years. It’s through the investment of older men at Desert Springs that I came to know Jesus, had a growing love the word and theology and most of all grew a…

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Epic

on February 13th, 2012 in Church Planting, Epic, Gospel Truth, Mission, Redemption Church News by | 2 Comments

We like to use and overuse words. One of the words that I have recently seen being used for everything from the new iPhone to a meal is Epic. Epic, everything new or exciting is now epic. But is it? I mean, is a new piece of technology really epic?…

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A Letter From Pastor Mark about Acts 29

on February 8th, 2012 in Acts 29, Church Planting, Mission, Vision by | No Comments

I posted this on my blog earlier today and wanted to share it here on the Redemption blog. Exciting times are coming for our church and being part of Acts 29 is a big part of that. Pastor Los I am a church planter. I am an Acts 29 church planter. What…

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Prayer Challenge Day 15

on January 30th, 2012 in Mission, Prayer by | No Comments

Reminder: We are in the process of launching on Feb. 19th, during this time leading up to it we are asking our people, as well as others to join us in prayer. We have big dreams and things planned for Redemption Church, and we know that unless God goes before…

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Prayer Challenge Day 7

on January 21st, 2012 in Mission, Prayer, Rio Rancho by | No Comments

Now the eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain to which Jesus had directed them. And when they saw him they worshiped him, but some doubted. And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Go therefore and make…

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Prayer Challenge Day 6

on January 20th, 2012 in Acts 29, Church Planting, Mission, Prayer by | No Comments

I thank my God in all my remembrance of you, always in every prayer of mine for you all making my prayer with joy, because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now. (Philippians 1:3-5 ESV)   One of the biggest blessings we have at Redemption…

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