Essentials of the Faith
Even as churches strive to be faithful to the Lord, that faithfulness is often necessarily expressed through preferences.
By Zoe S. Erler
In 2013, when Jason Dorsey pastored Redeemer Presbyterian in Indianapolis, he often met kids from the 16 Park apartments, a subsidized-housing complex several blocks from the church. Redeemer members had started an after-school program in the neighborhood, and some of the youngsters had begun showing up for church. Before long, having observed Redeemer’s weekly practice…
By Brian Fikkert and Kelly Kapic
From a biblical perspective, the goal for all humans including the materially poor is to be what God created us to be.