Pastor, author, and speaker Tim Keller discusses how is Christianity relevant in today’s culture.
Tim Keller is the pastor and founder of Redeemer Presbyterian Church in Manhattan. The church was founded in 1989 by Tim, his wife, and his three sons. The church has grown exponentially since then, and now has a weekly attendance of over 5,000, while still staying true to God’s Word.
Keller is also very involved in an organization called City to City. He presides as the Chairman. City to City plants churches in NY and other large cities. It also publishes books on theology and faith in a modern society. Tim Keller has been very successful in the position, helping City to City launch over 250 churches in 48 cities.
As an author, Tim Keller has also been very successful. He recently released his book called The Reason for God and The Prodigal God, which soon made it to the New York Times bestselling list. To date, the book has sold over 1 million copies in 15 languages!
Christianity Today said of Tim Keller, “Fifty years from now if evangelical Christians are widely known for their love of cities, their commitment to mercy and justice, and their love of their neighbors, Tim Keller will be remembered as a pioneer of the new urban Christians.”
In this short video, Tim Keller discusses the passage in Matthew where Jesus calls Christians to be salt and light in the world and goes into detail on how Christianity is still relevant in today’s society. Enjoy!