What is This Is The Way?
As a local church, the unique thing that Redeemer exists to do is make disciples of Jesus Christ. A disciple is a follower, or an apprentice, or a student of the Way of Jesus. A follower of the Way makes it their number one priority in life to be with Jesus, become like Jesus and do life as Jesus did. This holds many great and precious promises, Jesus in the Gospel of John said:
John 10:10 “The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.”
This Is The Way is the primary tool that we as a church use to help people discover and follow the Way of Jesus and find this life to the full. It has three key elements:
- Laying Good Foundations – what does it mean to become a follower of Jesus?
- Forming Rhythms of Grace – how do we sustain and maintain following him over our whole lives?
- Fighting for Life to the Full – how do we become free of our past and step into everything that God has for us?
Here you can find a little bit of an introduction to these things.
Redeemer’s Shared Rhythms
We believe some practices are good for all of us. We want to encourage all followers of Jesus in the following rhythms: