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Redeemer Central

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Weekly talks from Redeemer Central. We are a church community seeking to practice the way of Jesus & work for the peace & good of our city & beyond. Come join us on Sundays as we gather at 101 Donegall Street, Belfast. Everyone is welcome


Revelation: Se7en Letters | Ephesus
Jun 30 • 47 min
Ryan Hawthorne opens our new series Revelation: Se7en Letters with the letter to the church in Ephesus and calls us back to our first love.
God | The Father
Jun 16 • 38 min
David Armstrong speaks on GØD as Father from Luke 15 and the radical countercultural parable of The Prodigal Son’ reframing it as “The Parable of the Compassionate Father”.
God | The Spirit
Jun 9 • 29 min
Stephanie Wilson continues our mini series on Pentecost Sunday celebrating the friendship of the Holy Spirit and inviting us to contend for more of a Spirit filled life to bring healing to the City and the Nation.
God | The Son
Jun 2 • 39 min
The week, David Armstrong kicks off our mini-series on the Trinity, talking about God as Jesus.
Kingdom Ways | Hospitality
May 26 • 39 min
This week David Armstrong continues our series on Kingdom Ways with the way of Hospitality.
Embrace the mystery (Guest: Jason Miller)
May 19 • 42 min
Our friend and guest Jason Miller shares a paradox of life in the Kingdom — the closer we think move to the centre of faith the more elusive and mysterious it seems.
Kingdom Ways: Compassion
May 12 • 41 min
Jesus was a contemplative activist, but never a reactivist. Dan Saunders speaks about the way of compassion from Matthew 14.
Kingdom Ways: Generosity
May 5 • 42 min
David Armstrong speaks about the church’s calling to be cheerful givers and a community of generosity that responds to the lavish grace of God. He examines how this impacts our relationship with our resources and money.
The Resurrection of Jesus: The Equal Rights Campaigner
Apr 28 • 39 min
Stephanie continues our series “Road to Easter” by exploring women as the first witnesses to the resurrection. Stephanie invites us to consider how we live resurrected lives.
The Road To Easter | Blackhole Son
Apr 21 • 34 min
This Easter Sunday, Ryan explores John 20:1-18.
No Kingdom Without a King
Apr 14 • 42 min
David continues the series ‘Road to Easter’ with a talk that explores Jesus arrival as King in Jerusalem on Palm Sunday.
The Temptation of Christ
Apr 6 • 42 min
David Armstrong begins a mini series ‘Road to Easter’ beginning with this significant moment in Jesus life before he starts his ministry bringing God’s Kingdom — his 40 nights in the wilderness and the three dark temptations that come to him.
The Upside Down | Part 8: Persecuted for Righteousness
Mar 24 • 38 min
This week David Armstrong finishes our series in the Beatitudes.
The Upside Down | Part 7: Blessed are the Peacemakers
Mar 17 • 35 min
our guest and friend, Jonny Clarke, continues our series in the Beatitudes with “Blessed are the Peacemakers”.
The Upside Down | Part 6: Blessed are the Pure in Heart
Mar 10 • 31 min
Ryan Hawthorne continues our series in the Beatitudes.
The Upside Down | Part 5: Blessed are the merciful
Mar 2 • 48 min
Friend and guest, Jarrod McKenna, continues our series with “Blessed are the merciful”.
The Upside Down | Part 4: Blessed are Those who Hunger and Thirst for Righteousness
Feb 24 • 46 min
Dave Armstrong continues our series in the Beatitudes.
The Upside Down | Part 2: Blessed are those who mourn
Feb 9 • 34 min
David Armstrong speaks on the second beatitude and this strange proclamation of Jesus that those who mourn are blessed.
The Upside Down | Part 1: Blessed are the Poor in Spirit
Feb 3 • 33 min
David Armstrong opens our new series on the Beatitudes, introducing us to the theme and first of the Beatitudes.
Words Build Worlds | Part 4 - Creative and Prophetic Words
Jan 27 • 26 min
This week Ryan Hawthorne completes our series on the power of words, looking at creative and prophetic words.
Words Build Worlds | Part 3 - Healing Words
Jan 19 • 33 min
This week David Armstrong continues our series speaking about ‘Healing Words’ and the transforming power of Jesus to transform our pain to love.
Words Build Worlds | Part 2 - Words of Encouragement
Jan 13 • 34 min
This week David Armstrong continues our series on the power of words with ‘Words of Encouragement’
Words Build Worlds | Part 1 - Introduction
Jan 6 • 45 min
David Armstrong kicks off our new series entitled “Words Build Worlds”
Waiting and the Gift of Silence
Dec 16, 2018 • 26 min
Stephanie invites us to reflect, in this advent season, on our own story and the continued injustice in the world and, in all of this, to wait in hope.
Advent: A Divine Interruption
Dec 9, 2018 • 43 min
David Armstrong returns with the second part of our Advent series.
Advent: A Divine Invitation
Dec 2, 2018 • 42 min
David Armstrong speaks on the divine invitation of Advent.
Colony of Christ | The Secret
Nov 25, 2018 • 42 min
This week Ryan Hawthorne concludes our series in Philippians: Colony of Christ.
Colony of Christ | Philippians 4
Nov 18, 2018 • 37 min
Peace be still
Colony of Christ | Philippians 3, Part 2
Nov 11, 2018 • 35 min
Daniel Saunders continues our series on Philippians.
Colony of Christ | Philippians 3
Nov 4, 2018 • 41 min
This week David Armstrong continues our series on Philippians, focussing on verses 1-11.
Colony of Christ | Philippians 2, Part 2
Oct 28, 2018 • 28 min
This week Dave Wylie opens up the second half of Philippians 2, verses 12-18.
Colony of Christ | Philippians 2
Oct 21, 2018 • 41 min
This Week Matt Graham continues our series in Philippians, focussing on Christ’s humility in Philippians 2.
Colony of Christ | Philippians 1
Oct 14, 2018 • 33 min
Stephanie continues our series in Philippians, focussing on Philippians 1.
Colony of Christ | Intro
Oct 7, 2018 • 34 min
This week Ryan Hawthorne kicks off our series in Philippians, Colony of Christ.
Tables & Gardens
Sep 16, 2018 • 34 min
Ryan Hawthorne unpacks our ‘Tables & Gardens’ vision for this new season of Redeemer Central.
Fake News: Lies We Believe About Life
Sep 9, 2018 • 44 min
Matt Graham discusses two of the lies we believe about life: that there is a separation between the secular and the sacred, and that busyness is best.
Fake News: Lies We Believe About Ourselves
Sep 2, 2018 • 37 min
Stephanie discusses the lies we believe about ourselves, namely, that I must be in control, my life is my own and that it’s just the way I am. Believing these keeps us from living free and whole as the children of God.
Fake News: Lies We Believe About God
Aug 19, 2018 • 40 min
This week Ryan Hawthorne challenges some of our false but commonly held beliefs about God, pointing us to a Lord and Father who is pure Love, no ifs, no buts.
Ecclesiastes
Aug 12, 2018 • 32 min
This week Dave Wylie talks to us about Ecclesiastes in a standalone talk.
The Fullness of God
Jul 22, 2018 • 33 min
Gillian takes us through Ephesians 3:14-21 discussing the empowering work of the spirit.
Presence
Jul 8, 2018 • 31 min
Dave looks at God’s presence which is the central fact of Christianity and the story of a God who wants to be present with His people
Love God, Love Others, Love Yourself
Jul 1, 2018 • 49 min
Matt Graham teaches on the greatest commandment from the Gospel of Matthew 22: 34-40.
Resident Aliens 06: A Community of the Future
Jun 24, 2018 • 42 min
Ryan Hawthorne completes the series ‘Resident Aliens’ looking at the church as a community of future.
Resident Aliens 05: A Community of the Ancient (II)
Jun 17, 2018 • 24 min
David Armstrong continues the series ‘Resident Aliens’ looking at the church as a community of the ancient
Resident Aliens 05: A Community of the Ancient (I)
Jun 10, 2018 • 38 min
David Armstrong continues the series ‘Resident Aliens’ looking at the church as a community of the ancient.
Resident Aliens 03: A Community of Embrace
May 27, 2018 • 37 min
Daniel Saunders continues our series with Part 3: A Community of Embrace
Resident Aliens 02: A Community of Death
May 13, 2018 • 36 min
This new series ‘Resident Aliens’ explores the idea of the church living in a strange age.
Resident Aliens 01: A Community in Exile
May 6, 2018 • 52 min
This series ‘Resident Aliens’ explores the idea of the church living in a strange age.
Everyone an Icon | Guest: Jason Miller
Apr 29, 2018 • 27 min
Guest speaker and friend Jason Miller preaches on ‘Everyone an Icon’.
Holy Habits: 09 The Practice of Prayer (III) - Listening
Apr 15, 2018 • 32 min
Stephanie Wilson shares on the practice of prayer as listening and the intentional pursuit of hearing from God.
Luminous Dark | Guest: Alain Emerson
Apr 8, 2018 • 35 min
Guest speaker and friend Alain Emerson preaches on ‘Luminous Dark’.
Easter Sunday: Resurrection
Apr 1, 2018 • 44 min
David Armstrong speaks on the Resurrection.
Holy Habits: 08 The Practice of Prayer (II) - Forming & Fighting
Mar 11, 2018 • 38 min
Ryan Hawthorne opens up the practice of prayer and how God uses it to change us and the world, giving practical recommendations for embedding it in our lives.
Holy Habits: 07 The Practice of Prayer (I) - Abiding
Mar 4, 2018 • 41 min
‘Holy Habits’ is a series that looks at some of the key practices that help us experience change and transformation, forming us on the road of becoming more like Jesus. Daniel Saunders looks at the practice of “prayer and abiding” in John 15:1-17 wher…
Holy Habits: 06 The Practice of Scripture
Feb 25, 2018 • 31 min
Guest speaker Glen Mitchell dives into ‘The Practice of Scripture’, picking apart Jesus’ example of understanding and fighting temptation with the Scriptures.
Holy Habits: 05 The Practice of Fasting
Feb 11, 2018 • 39 min
David Armstrong continues the series looking at ‘The Practice of Fasting’ encouraging us to create space in our lives in order that we can nourish ourselves in Jesus
Holy Habits: 04 The Practice of Service
Feb 4, 2018 • 40 min
David Armstrong continues the series looking at ‘The Practice of Service ’ and encourages us to follow the teachings and example of Jesus by living with a posture of servanthood
Holy Habits: 03 The Practice of Sabbath
Jan 28, 2018 • 30 min
Ryan Hawthorne continues the series looking at ‘The Practice of Sabbath’ encouraging us to rest and worship; to take a deep breath in the freedom of the Sabbath.
Holy Habits: 02 The Practice of Gratitude
Jan 21, 2018 • 39 min
Holy Habits: Stephanie Wilson continues the series looking at ‘The Practice of Gratitude’
Holy Habits: 01 The Practice of Faith
Jan 14, 2018 • 35 min
Holy Habits: David Armstrong begins the series looking at ‘The Practice of Faith
Hope Gets Us Through
Nov 26, 2017 • 42 min
Saunders looks at Romans 8: 16-26 exploring the now and not yet of the Christian faith and what we target our Hope on.
Vision Sunday
Nov 19, 2017 • 41 min
This week, Dave Armstrong talks to us about the vision for Redeemer Central over the next few years - living out the way of Jesus in this city.
Abba Father
Nov 5, 2017 • 34 min
Stephanie Wilson marks ‘Adoption Sunday’ by speaking on the love of God as Father and as Mother.
Elements {beta}: 05 Place
Oct 22, 2017 • 36 min
Ryan Hawthorne continues our series ‘Elements’ exploring the big ideas that shape our community with the 5th element — Place
Elements {beta}: 04 Formation
Oct 15, 2017 • 46 min
Ryan Hawthorne continues our series ‘Elements’ exploring the big ideas that shape our community with the 4th element — Formation
Elements {beta}: 03 Table
Oct 8, 2017 • 21 min
David Armstrong continues our series ‘Elements’ exploring the big ideas that shape our community with the 3rd element — Table
Elements {beta}: 02 Presence
Oct 1, 2017 • 32 min
Ryan Hawthorne continues our series ‘Elements’ exploring the big ideas that shape our community with the 2nd element — Presence.
Elements {beta}: 01 Story
Sep 24, 2017 • 48 min
David Armstrong begins our new series Elements exploring the big ideas that shape our community with the first element — Story
Table Sunday: Meet the leaders
Sep 17, 2017 • 26 min
The Kids Are Alright (Guest: Alan Rose)
Sep 17, 2017 • 31 min
Our good friend and guest speaker Alan Rose (York City Church) speaks from a rather obscure Old Testament scripture that — when understood in light of Jesus vision of the world — calls us to a radical holiness that leads not with exclusion but with gra…
The Way (Part 18): Touching the Untouchable
Sep 3, 2017 • 32 min
Stephanie Wilson speaks on the mercy and compassion of Jesus from Matthew 9:18-26 as he breaks the conventions and rules and reaches out to touch the ‘untouchable’ — healing a sick women and dying child.
The Way (Part 17): The Way of Mercy
Aug 27, 2017 • 35 min
Daniel Saunders speaks from Matthew 9: 9-13 exploring the way of Jesus as mercy not judgement. Life is not just about our actions, but the lens by which we choose to see the world around us, including ourselves.
The Way (Part 16): Storms & Sleeping Jesus
Aug 20, 2017 • 26 min
David Armstrong speaks from Matthew 8:23-27 on the reality of storms in our lives and the sense we can have that Jesus is asleep in our boat. But as we look closer we see a Jesus who has the same creative power as the Spirit that broods over the waters…
The Way (Part 14): The Sacraments of Soil & Self
Jul 23, 2017 • 33 min
David Armstrong asks us to consider two stories in our age that attempt to shape and define us - the stories of Globalisation and Nationalism, the stories of the Global Self and the Native Self - the sacraments of self and soil. Christ offers an al…
The WAY (Part 13): Encounters
Jul 2, 2017 • 44 min
Gillian Stewart teaches from the gospel of Matthew 8:1-17 on three remarkable stories of miraculous encounters with Jesus that involve a leper, a roman centurion and an older lady.
THE WAY (Part 11): The Good Gift
Jun 4, 2017 • 37 min
Observing and celebrating Pentecost Sunday, Ryan Hawthorne speaks on the good gift of the Holy Spirit given to the church as a helper, healer, encourager, comforter, guide and one who empowers us to be Christ to the world.
| p r e s e n c e |
May 21, 2017 • 31 min
| p r e s e n c e | “The Story of God is a story of his constant and relentless desire to be present among people. We find ourselves in the Story of God’s Presence in the world when we open ourselves to intimacy with Him”. David Armstrong shares on how…
The Way (Part 9) : Finding Peace in the Waiting
May 7, 2017 • 31 min
Stephanie Wilson continues our series ‘The Way’ with ‘Part 9: Finding Peace in the Waiting’ from the Gospel of Matthew 6:25-34 speaking on anxiety, waiting on God, hope and trusting in God’s goodness.
The Way (Part 8): You Are What You Pray (2/2)
Apr 9, 2017 • 41 min
Ryan Hawthorne completes a two-part teaching on the Lord’s Prayer from Matthew 6 entitled ‘You Are What You Pray’. This talk is part of our on-going series ‘The Way - Learning to Practice the Way of Jesus from the Gospel of Matthew’
The Way (Part 7): You Are What You Pray (1/2)
Apr 2, 2017 • 41 min
Ryan Hawthorne begins a two-part teaching on the Lord’s Prayer from Matthew 6 entitled ‘You Are What You Pray’. This talk is part of our on-going series ‘The Way - Learning to Practice the Way of Jesus from the Gospel of Matthew’
The Way (Part 6) : “Let your Yes be Yes” — Fake News, Ghost Busting & Prison Break
Mar 12, 2017 • 44 min
David Armstrong continued our series ‘The Way’ — Learning to practice the way of Jesus from the Gospel of Matthew — looking at Matthew 5:33-37 and Jesus call to live honestly and true to who we are, “letting our yes be yes” and how connecting with our …
The Way (Part 5) : Indiscriminate Love
Mar 5, 2017 • 40 min
David Armstrong continued our series ‘The Way’ — Learning to practice the way of Jesus from the Gospel of Matthew — looking at Matthew 5:43-48 and the radical love ethic of Jesus calling followers to love enemies…rewriting the script we’ve been handed …
The Way (Part 3) : A Call to Arms
Feb 12, 2017 • 36 min
In the third part of our series ‘The Way’ Stephanie Wilson challenges us with the words of Jesus in the Beatitudes calling us to arms… calling us to acts of mercy and kindness, calling us to live visibly different, to work for justice, to hope for ch…
The Way (Part 2) : The Beatitudes
Feb 5, 2017 • 33 min
Stephanie Wilson continued our series ‘The Way’ with Jesus manifesto of his alternative Kingdom in ‘The Beatitudes’.
The Way (Part 1) : A Community called Revolt
Jan 22, 2017 • 36 min
Ryan Hawthorne begins a new series called ‘The Way’ which explores what it means for us to practice the way of Jesus. This series builds upon our previous serious ‘Fully Human’ which was a journey inward — and takes us now on a journey outward to take …
Fully Human (Part 8): Advent & Incarnation.
Dec 11, 2016 • 41 min
David Armstrong brought the ‘Fully Human’ Series to an end with Part 8: Incarnation as a model for living. He lead through two Acts: Act I:Advent (inward) & Act II: Incarnation (outward). • I.Advent encourages our inward longing for Hope, for God to …
Fully Human (Part 7): Searching for Dawn: Embracing Grief & Loss
Nov 27, 2016 • 31 min
Stephanie Wilson speaks on embracing grief and loss as seasons that form in us new faith in our God and foster healing and new life.
Fully Human (Part 6): Rhythms of Prayer & Sabbath
Nov 20, 2016 • 39 min
Gillian Stewart continues our series ‘Fully Human’ reminding us that our ‘being with God’ comes before our ‘doing’ and the core practice of slowing down with rhythms of prayer, contemplation, silence and sabbath.
Fully Human (Part 5): The Gift of Limits
Nov 13, 2016 • 44 min
David Armstrong shares from the story of John the Baptiser (John 1) the principal of embracing our limits as gifts that affirm us and help us live flourishing lives liberated from the pressure of being everything and doing everything. “The true voca…
Fully Human (Part 4): Welcome to the Journey
Oct 30, 2016 • 34 min
Stephanie Wilson continues our series Fully Human: Emotionally Healthy Spirituality. In Part 4 she shares on how faith really is a journey with high and low points like any journey but that Christ is our hope through it all and he gives us the grace an…
Celebrating the Ordinary (Guest: Matt Hatch)
Oct 24, 2016 • 38 min
Our friend Matt Hatch shares on the ordinariness of the Kingdom of God and how following Jesus is lived out in the ordinary, everyday reality of normal life. (Matt is the founder and Senior Pastor of Mosaic Church in Leeds, an international speaker …
Fully Human (Part 3): Going back in order to go forward
Oct 9, 2016 • 31 min
David Wylie continues our series Fully Human and discusses the principal of ‘going back in order to go forward’. He reminds us that despite the past influences that shape us the good news of the Jesus Story is that we belong to a new family and a new w…
Fully Human (Part 2): Know yourself that you may know God
Oct 2, 2016 • 31 min
Ryan continues our new series Fully Human: Emotionally Healthy Spirituality. In Part 2 he explores why an awareness of our true self is important to our relationship with God. (Note: Unfortunately due to technical issues Part 1 in the series was not…
Psalm 135: The People God Makes
Sep 11, 2016 • 33 min
Gillian Stewart shares thoughts on community and “the people God makes” from Psalm 135.
Psalm 138: Trust
Sep 4, 2016 • 41 min
Stuart Bothwell continues our series in the Psalms and talks on future, purpose & living in the day to day from Psalm 138.
Psalm 136: Remember to remember
Aug 28, 2016 • 32 min
David Wylie shares on the important life giving practice of thanksgiving from Psalm 136.
Psalm 131: Quiet
Aug 7, 2016 • 35 min
Ryan Hawthorne shares on the significant spiritual practice of silence from Psalm 131.
Psalm 77: Through
Jul 17, 2016 • 32 min
David Armstrong shares from Psalm 77 how spiritual life following Jesus is a journey that doesn’t remove pain or suffering from our experience but rather calls us to walk through it all the while leaning towards hope.
Psalm 127: Go make your own music
Jul 3, 2016 • 32 min
Stephanie Wilson shares wisdom on living a spiritual life from Psalm 127. *Apologies for the sound quality in this recording
Psalms Q&A
Jun 12, 2016 • 46 min
Q&A on the Psalms with DC interviewed by David Armstrong.
Psalm 44: _order_disorder_reorder
Jun 5, 2016 • 26 min
Ryan Hawthorne unpacks Psalm 44 looking at the three stages of ‘order, disorder and reorder’ — a helpful lens to view the Psalms as outlined by Old Testament Scholar Walter Brueggemann — and how it helps us as followers of Christ on our pilgrimage thro…
Psalm 122: It’ll end in tears
May 15, 2016 • 37 min
DC shows how Psalm 122 is state propaganda and why this revolution begins and ends in tears. *This was recorded at the PM gathering on 15 May 2015.
Psalm 121: God does not exist if you do not exist
May 8, 2016 • 37 min
DC — continuing our series ‘The Three Mile An Hour God’ —unpacks Psalm 121 leading us to see God as more than just a name but the ground of all being that we experience in the wild eco-system of this thing called ‘life’. *This was recorded at the PM…
Psalm 120: Psalms for a Digital Age
Apr 17, 2016 • 47 min
DC explains how the Psalms give us permission to live honestly in difficult times and penetrate the facade of our digital, cropped and filtered culture. He uses Psalm 120 which is performed by David Armstrong. Also shared is an introduction to the o…
A Thousand Tiny Resurrections
Mar 27, 2016 • 34 min
Celebrating Easter Sunday DC discusses the implications of Christ resurrection and the idea that if resurrection doesn’t happen here and now in our everyday lives then perhaps it doesn’t happen at all. *This was recorded at the AM Gathering on 27/3/16
Subversive Tables: Part 9 - ‘Grace to the ‘nth degree’
Mar 20, 2016 • 20 min
Trish finishes our series ‘Subversive Tables’ looking at Luke 22 and what it means for us to practice forgiveness and ‘grace to the ‘nth degree’. *This was recorded at the PM Gathering on 20/3/16
Subversive Tables: Part 8 - One Hundred Letters
Mar 13, 2016 • 36 min
DC continues our series ‘Subversive Tables’ looking at 1 Corinthians 5 and both its critique of us and it’s implications for us as a community following Christ. *This recording was made at the AM gathering on 13/3/16.
Subversive Tables: Part 7
Mar 6, 2016 • 35 min
Stu Bothwell teaches from Luke 19 and what a life of walking in the way of Jesus as a disciple looks like. *This recording was made at the PM Gathering on 6/2/16
Subversive Tables: Part 6 - The Atheist-Immigrant-Protestant-Marxist-Loyalist-Capitalist-Hindu-Catholic-hungry-Nun-from-Ballybackwater.
Feb 28, 2016 • 27 min
DC teaches on the inclusive invitation of the table of Christ from Luke 16:19-24 and 1 Corinthians 11:27-34. *This recording was made at the AM gathering on 28/2/16
Subversive Tables: Part 5 - Unmarked Graves
Feb 14, 2016 • 39 min
Stu Bothwell continues our series Subversive Tables contrasting the way of Jesus to the empty religious practices of the Pharisees in Luke 11. *This talk was recorded at the AM gathering on 14/2/16
Subversive Tables: Part 4 - Microeschatology
Feb 7, 2016 • 39 min
DC brings Part 4 of our series looking at the subversive power of grace found around the table. *This was recorded at the PM gatherings on 7/2/2016
Subversive Tables: Part 3 - A Doctor without Borders
Jan 31, 2016 • 41 min
Stu Bothwell continues our series ‘Subversive Tables’ with Part 3 - A Doctor without Borders. *This was recorded at the PM Gathering on 31/01/16
Subversive Tables: Part 2 - God the atheist
Jan 24, 2016 • 39 min
In the second part of our new series ‘Subversive Tables’ DC talks about the three aspects of the table — divine absence, divine presence and divine insistence. * This talk was recorded at the PM gathering on 24/01/16 ** At 31mins a video is play…
Subversive Tables: Part 1 - This is war
Jan 17, 2016 • 40 min
Part 1 of a new series called ‘Subversive Tables’ which looks at every time Jesus gets round a table and the importance of tables in the early church. DC shows how the practice of gathering around a tables and participating in the taking of bread and w…
2016: Monkeys & Dust
Jan 10, 2016 • 38 min
DC shares some exciting news about 2016 and our community creating space at our table by going from having one gathering every Sunday to two gatherings (10am & 6:30pm). Watch the “Come to the table” film here: https://youtu.be/9mhcRV0vJnY
Table Sunday: James & Caroline Griffin
Jan 3, 2016 • 18 min
James and Caroline Griffin each answer the question “What does the Table mean to me?” (Our apologies but the first few minutes of the recording are missing.)
The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party
Dec 13, 2015 • 35 min
DC shares a vision of the Kingdom of God that looks a lot like The Mad Hatters Tea Party with five very special guests.
A Sacred Anarchy
Dec 7, 2015 • 34 min
DC shares from Luke 7 on radical grace and extending the hospitality of the Kingdom of God.
Table Sunday: Emma Wood & Jude Hill
Nov 29, 2015 • 24 min
Emma Wood and Jude Hill each answer the question “What does the Table mean to me?”
Foundations: [Eucharist]
Nov 15, 2015 • 40 min
Stuart Bothwell teaches on the importance of the practice and participation in Eucharist - gathering at the table of grace, breaking bread and drinking wine.
Foundations: [sabbath] - A Liturgical Exodus (Part 2)
Nov 1, 2015 • 43 min
Part 2 of a series looking at how we are to navigate busyness in our culture. DC talks about scarcity, anxiety and the counter practice of sabbath rest.
Foundations: [sabbath] - A Liturgical Exodus
Oct 25, 2015 • 43 min
How do we navigate busyness in our culture? DC talks about the Redeemer foundation and subversive counter practice of sabbath and finding our rest ultimately in Jesus and the personal and communal rhythms shaped around being a disciple.
Asking ‘Why?’
Oct 18, 2015 • 36 min
Our friend and guest Tim Chilvers, reflecting on his own journey, shares from Psalm 22 on the beautiful and profound step of faith found through asking God ‘Why?’ in difficult seasons of life. (Standalone sermon)
Foundations: [intimacy & action] - Moments of encounter: lifetime of formation
Oct 11, 2015 • 48 min
Stu Bothwell and David Armstrong teach on the foundation of worship in the community of Redeemer Central: intimacy & action. They look at how intimacy is cultivated in the life of a disciple through both personal ‘moments of encounter’ and a communal ‘…
Foundations: [shared rhythms] - We Break Rank
Oct 4, 2015 • 42 min
DC teaches from the book of Hebrews on the shared rhythms of the early 1st century believers — gathering together, worshipping, praying, taking eucharist and being taught from scripture — and both its the sustaining effect on their discipleship and its…
Foundations: [incarnational theology] - “…and then she stopped breathing”.
Sep 27, 2015 • 38 min
DC teaches from John 1 on discipleship being about what we do as much as what we think or believe — that what we think matters but not as much as we think it does.
Foundations: Introduction
Sep 20, 2015 • 37 min
Stuart Bothwell begins a new series called ‘Foundations: In community. On Mission - Things that make us who we are’.
Table Sunday: Stephen & Stephanie Wilson
Sep 13, 2015 • 18 min
Stephen and Stephanie Wilson answer the question “What does the Table mean to me?”
Genesis Part 14: The Liberation of Pablo Picasso
Sep 6, 2015 • 35 min
Unity requires diversity: DC continues the series in Genesis looking at the tower of Babel.
Genesis Part 13: The Liberation of Pablo Picasso
Aug 30, 2015 • 29 min
Stuart Bothwell speaks from the Story of Noah on the important spiritual practice of waiting on God and trusting in Him.
Genesis Part 12: The Liberation of Pablo Picasso
Aug 16, 2015 • 32 min
This week Trish talks on ‘walking with God’ and invites a panel of people to share about their walk with God.
Genesis Part 11: The Liberation of Pablo Picasso
Aug 2, 2015 • 33 min
DC walks us through the genealogy of Genesis 5 and the mention of a man called Enoch who ‘walked with God’.
Genesis Part 10: The Liberation of Pablo Picasso
Jul 27, 2015 • 51 min
Stuart Bothwell continues the series in Genesis looking at the human propensity to compare one self to others.
Table Sunday: David & Charis Wylie
Jul 26, 2015 • 33 min
David & Charis Wylie share on what the table means to them.
Genesis Part 9: The Liberation of Pablo Picasso
Jun 30, 2015 • 46 min
Stuart Bothwell continues the series in Genesis by looking at the significance of ‘work’.
Genesis Part 8: The Liberation of Pablo Picasso
Jun 21, 2015 • 24 min
BANG! Beach balls, bananas, everything’s a sugar cube. DC continues our series in Genesis.
Standalone Talk: Generosity
Jun 14, 2015 • 43 min
A practical talk by guest speaker Paul Reid on the importance of generous giving in the life of a disciple of Christ.
Genesis Part 7: The Liberation of Pablo Picasso
Jun 7, 2015 • 45 min
DC has a conversation with Stephanie Wilson in a Q&A with questions sent in from the Redeemer Central family over the past few weeks on the Genesis series. This serves to bring a ‘selah’ moment - a moment of pause and reflection - to the series so far.
Genesis Part 6: The Liberation of Pablo Picasso
May 31, 2015 • 28 min
DC explores what the apostle Paul says about women leading, authority and being elders in the church. Technical issues meant the first 10 minutes of the sermon were missed (including Bible reading 1 Timothy 2:8 - 3:13) and the overall audio quality …
Genesis Part 5: The Liberation of Pablo Picasso
May 24, 2015 • 51 min
DC continues our Genesis with an excursion in Ephesians 5 looking at the mutually submissive nature of marriage and relationships as cruciform.
Genesis Part 4: The Liberation of Pablo Picasso
May 17, 2015 • 46 min
DC continues our Genesis series teaching on gender equality and leadership.
Genesis Part 3: The Liberation of Pablo Picasso
May 10, 2015 • 44 min
What we [don’t] talk about when we talk about ‘the fall’. Stuart Bothwell explores Genesis 3 and how even in the bleakest moment of human history we find the redemptive pursuit of a loving Father.
Genesis Part 2: The Liberation of Pablo Picasso
May 3, 2015 • 39 min
In Part 2 of our Genesis series, Stuart Bothwell explores the perspective of Eden as a temple & the call to live as priests - who unearth new creation & reclaim our purpose.
Genesis Part 1: The Liberation of Pablo Picasso
Apr 26, 2015 • 49 min
DC begins our new series in the book of Genesis looking at the ancient Hebraic poem that reveals God (Elohim) as one who creates order from chaos.
To the Nations (Guest: Matt Hatch)
Apr 20, 2015 • 36 min
Matt Hatch — leader of Mosaic Church in Leeds, UK — teaches from Isaiah 6 and the mission of the Church to love and serve the nations.
Monuments of Absence
Apr 12, 2015 • 43 min
Following on from the Toolkit series, DC explores a life of discipleship in the strange age that we find ourselves in.
Resurrection: The Final Word
Apr 5, 2015 • 31 min
Stuart Bothwell brings a message on Easter Sunday.
Toolkit 4: Pixel Editing/Table Etiquette
Mar 29, 2015 • 55 min
DC and Trish continue our series ‘Toolkit: Help for life in a strange age’ looking at the analogy of a meal sharing as a powerful image of community life.
Toolkit 3: The gods now have unprecedented access
Mar 23, 2015 • 43 min
Toolkit: 2.’Vayavo Ya’akov Shalem’
Mar 15, 2015 • 53 min
DC continues our new series ‘Toolkit: Help for life in a strange age’ by retelling the story of Jacob’s life changing encounter with God from chapter 32 of Genesis and how it relates to us in the strange age we find ourselves living now.
Toolkit: 1.Banquet
Mar 8, 2015 • 50 min
Stuart Bothwell begins a new series called ‘Toolkit: Help for life in a strange age’ by looking at the subversive and powerful nature of meal sharing and gathering around the table.
Limp no more
Mar 6, 2015 • 50 min
22nd Feb 2015
Mar 6, 2015 • 57 min
20150215.mp3
Feb 15, 2015 • 58 min
Kingdom: Practice
Feb 8, 2015 • 51 min
Elijah
Feb 1, 2015 • 39 min
Roses in the Rubbish Heap
Jan 18, 2015 • 39 min
Looking beyond the ceiling
Jan 11, 2015 • 39 min
4 January Preach
Jan 4, 2015 • 42 min
28 Dec 2014
Dec 28, 2014 • 27 min
Carols by Candlelight
Dec 21, 2014 • 39 min
Cosmic You
Dec 14, 2014 • 28 min
There were these two fish
Dec 7, 2014 • 33 min
Remember to Remember
Nov 30, 2014 • 35 min
Vulnerability
Nov 23, 2014 • 40 min
They will know us by our tears
The Show Must Not Go On
Nov 16, 2014 • 42 min
Forgiveness
Nov 10, 2014 • 40 min
Everything is absurd
Nov 2, 2014 • 39 min
Theology from Another Planet: 5 // The revolution will not be televised
Oct 26, 2014 • 37 min
Theology from Another Planet: 4 // either/or/both/and/but
Oct 12, 2014 • 35 min
Theology from Another Planet: 3 // -er
Oct 2, 2014 • 41 min
Theology from Another Planet: 2 // Here Be Monsters
Sep 21, 2014 • 34 min
91.44m to freedom
Sep 7, 2014 • 36 min
Jesus wants to make you blind
Aug 10, 2014 • 43 min
John 8
Preach on 20th July 2014
Jul 29, 2014 • 48 min
John Q&A
Jul 7, 2014 • 44 min
22 June 2014
Jun 29, 2014 • 32 min
Now feels like yesterday but really is today, only it feels like tomorrow
Jun 29, 2014 • 32 min
Preach on 15th June 2014
Jun 20, 2014 • 38 min
Sabbath is still NOT dead
Jun 10, 2014 • 43 min
The Tipping Point
Jun 1, 2014 • 46 min
Baptism (Part II) with stories
May 25, 2014 • 63 min
Healing
May 18, 2014 • 61 min
Baptism
May 11, 2014 • 63 min
Jesus wants to make you blind
Apr 13, 2014 • 48 min
DC. John 7:25-53
The thing behind the thing, behind the thing.
Mar 30, 2014 • 44 min
A different kind of food
Mar 23, 2014 • 39 min
Don’t look at the pavement
Mar 2, 2014 • 51 min
John 4
A Different Kind Of Food
Feb 23, 2014 • 46 min
John 4
The Embodiment of Grace
Feb 16, 2014 • 39 min
An Impossible Romance (Part 2 of 2)
Feb 9, 2014 • 10 min
We apologise part of the preach was cut off. So we split it into two parts. There are a few minutes missing. John 4
An Impossible Romance (Part 1 of 2)
Feb 9, 2014 • 34 min
We apologise part of the preach was cut off. So we split it into two parts. There are a few minutes missing.John 4
The Future Starts Now
Feb 4, 2014 • 52 min
John 3:1-17
Unless
Jan 26, 2014 • 54 min
John 2:23-3: 15
John 2
Jan 19, 2014 • 43 min
I am a ladder
Jan 12, 2014 • 48 min
Where will you pitch your ladder?
Jan 5, 2014 • 40 min
For unto us a DJ is born
Dec 22, 2013 • 18 min
We apologise for minor issues with skipping for the first 8 minutes. We know why it skips now! Apologies again!
Q&A: Stanley McFarland
Dec 9, 2013 • 36 min
Host: Andrew Jennings
Reverse Bucket List: Sabbath is dead : Long Live Sabbath
Dec 8, 2013 • 60 min
Part of the Reverse Bucket List Series
How did you get dressed?
Nov 24, 2013 • 46 min
Reverse Bucket List: Unbelief
Nov 10, 2013 • 34 min
Reverse Bucket List: Build Gardens, Not Towers
Nov 3, 2013 • 42 min
Reverse Bucket List: Entitlement
Oct 27, 2013 • 41 min
We apologise we missed out the first five minutes or so.
Reverse Bucket List: Dieing to the Plastic Promises
Oct 20, 2013 • 49 min
Reverse Bucket List: Shame
Oct 14, 2013 • 46 min
DC begins a new series called ‘Reverse Bucket List’ which looks at the things we are called to let go of and die to as disciples of Jesus. Here he looks at ‘Shame’.
Vision Sunday: The Faint Aroma of Death
Oct 6, 2013 • 57 min
DC shares the vision for Redeemer Central for the coming year and how it strangely has a faint aroma of death.
Preach on 29th Sept - Sorry only partial
Sep 29, 2013 • 12 min
Due to a technical fault, we only managed to capture the last 12 minutes of the preach. We apologise for the fault.
Hear and Do
Sep 22, 2013 • 48 min
The Story of Worship (Pt.3): Shape of Gathered Worship
Sep 15, 2013 • 53 min
Why do we gather as a church to worship together? David Armstrong continues his series looking at the story of worship by looking at the shape of worship in the context of the gathered church.
The Story of Worship (Pt.1): Our Priority is His Presence
Sep 1, 2013 • 56 min
David Armstrong begins a series looking at the story of worship and looks at how our priority as the church is to worship and enjoy the very presence of God.
The subversive power of we - Part 2
Jun 30, 2013 • 43 min
Part 2 of the finishing of Ephesians
The subversive power of we
Jun 26, 2013 • 40 min
Part 1 of the finishing of Ephesians