A series of conversations with leaders across the ten congregations of Redemption Church Arizona (redemptionaz.com). Through these discussions, you’ll get a behind-the-curtain view of key relationships, decisions, and concerns within Redemption’s leadership.
Episode 10 - Josue Lopez - Co-Lead Pastor at Redemption West Mesa
Today’s guest is Josue Lopez. He co-leads the West Mesa congregation: https://westmesa.redemptionaz.com.
During this episode we talk about:
-Josue’s upbringing in Mexico with a preacher dad
-meeting Jesus at summer camp
-the way the Lord used his dad’s passing in his ministry
-getting a visa and moving to America
-starting Redemption West Mesa’s bilingual church service
-what it’s like to preach with an interpreter
-being the only Spanish speaking church in the Redemption family
-the gifts Redemption West Mesa brings to other congregations
We’re thankful for the insights and wisdom Josue brings to Redemption and the way he leads his congregation. One of the best parts of Redemption is the diversity of our leaders and the way that embodies the kingdom.
Episode 9 - Vicki Diemert - Counseling Director at Redemption Gateway
Today’s guest is Vicki Diemert. She is the Counseling Director at Redemption Church Gateway. She’s had major influence in all of Redemption over the past few years as it relates to counseling practices and philosophies.
Episode 8 - Neil Pitchel - Pastor of Central Operations
Today’s guest is Neil Pitchel. He is the Pastor of Central Operations of Redemption Church. He oversees Finance, Human Resources and much more for all the congregations of Redemption. He attends the Gilbert Congregation.
Inside Redemption Live | The Gospel & Race
Recording of our first Inside Redemption Live - The Gospel & Race
Redemption Church, Racism & The Gospel - https://www.redemptionaz.com/gospelandrace
Part 1 - L to R
Seth Troutt (Pastor, R/Gateway), Wayne Wynter (Lead Pastor, R/Alhambra), Luke Simmons (Lead Pastor, R/Gateway), Chris Amaro (Lead Pastor, R/West Mesa), Frank Switzer (Lead Pastor, R/Arcadia)
Part 2 - L to R
Melissa Hubert (R/Alhambra), Sandy Cooper (R/Gilbert), Aaron Dailey (Lead Pastor, R/Alhambra), Emma Tautolo (R/Tempe), Marcus Doe (Pastor, R/Tucson)
The first "Inside Redemption Live" was February 23, 2021 at Redemption Gilbert.
In-Depth on Redemption Church, Racism, & The Gospel
An in depth conversation with Pastors Luke Simmons, Seth Troutt and Tyler Johnson surrounding the document "Redemption Church, Racism, & The Gospel".
The Beauty + Pain of Diversity
How does the Gospel give us a unique ability to pursue the best kind of diversity?