Meet Tim Keller at Desiring God Blog

Who is Tim Keller? He is the lead pastor at Redeemer Presbyterian Church in New York City. He planted Redeemer in 1989, a time when people said that an evangelical church could not survive in New York. Redeemer started with 15 people. Their weekly attendance is now over 5,000 people. He’s also a prolific writer and the leader of a growing urban church planting movement. Above all else Keller is an amazing preacher with an unique gift for teaching the Bible with a relentlessly Christ centered focus while engaging the prevailing secular ideas of today. He’s one of my heroes.

Watch him tell his story over at Desiring God Blog here and here.

If you haven’t heard or read Keller before, here are some places to start:

Interviews at The Gospel Coalition

Articles at The Gospel Coalition

Free Sermons

When you’re ready to pick up a book, make sure you check out:

The Prodigal God

Counterfeit Gods

The Reason for God


About David Lee

I am the pastor of New Life Mission Church of Fremont meeting in Newark, CA. I live in Fremont with my wife and three children. In my former life I was a history teacher at Irvington High School in Fremont. I love watching and discussing movies (but not at the same time), playing board games, hiking, visiting local cafes, and watching and complaining about (at the same time) Bay Area sports.
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