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The neighborhood church – making a comeback?
A recent article
spotlighted Redeemer Church in New Orleans, an
evangelical Presbyterian church near Tulane
University, and its pastor, Ray Cannata, who
called to this church when it had only 17
was struck by the fact that whenever something
occurs in the Scriptures, it happens in a
specific place with a name and often in the
midst of an existing community.
“We believe Jesus
is God in the flesh, breaking into time and
place in history.” “He didn't pick Greece. He
didn't pick Illinois. He picked Bethlehem. The
church had to be focused,” Cannata said, “on one
geographic area and really minister to that.”
marks a radical change from the megachurch model
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am, followed by coffee fellowship &
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Mission: "Christ is for all! We
are called to share God’s love through
worship, music, teaching, serving and
sharing our gifts."
Vision: "Christ Lutheran Church
is where God’s promise of love and
forgiveness is for all."
Graduate of NW Synod, ELCA,
Lay School of Ministry