Big Week Ahead!

Big Week Ahead!

Dear Christ the Redeemer family, This is an exciting autumn for us, and I would like to share a little about what is happening, particularly this upcoming week. This Sunday Bishop Bill will be visiting us for the last time before his retirement. We will rejoice as...

Heaven is Not Here… Yet

It may be the most popular gospel song ever recorded: “I’ll fly away, O, Glory. In the morning, when I die, hallelujah, by and by, I’ll fly away.” The context of that song is important. It was written by someone who knew what it meant to be picking cotton in the hot...

A Birthday Surprise

It was our youngest daughter’s eighteenth birthday. She was in her bedroom getting ready for a few friends to come over to celebrate with her. I was sitting on a small arm chair in her room, legs draped over one arm of the chair, swinging gently, and one arm draped...