Why One Redeemer?
Our church is named One Redeemer because we know and trust Jesus Christ to be that Redeemer. The Bible says that there is one Mediator, go between, GOD the Father and mankind. We are created by GOD in His image and are separated by our rebellion and sin from GOD the Creator and in need of redemption. The death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus Christ is the means of that redemption and reconciliation for you and I to GOD the Creator.
John 14:6 – Jesus answered, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.”
I Timothy 2:5 – For there is one God, and there is one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus, who gave himself as a ransom for all...
11 This Jesus is the stone that was rejected by you, the builders, which has become the cornerstone.
12 And there is salvation in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved.”
2 according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, in the sanctification of the Spirit, for obedience to Jesus Christ and for sprinkling with his blood:
For I know that my Redeemer lives, and at the last he will stand upon the earth.
Let the words of my mouthand the meditation of my heart be acceptablein yoursight, O LORD, my rock and my Redeemer.
[ Besides Me There Is No God ] Thus says the LORD, the King of Israel and his Redeemer, the LORD of hosts: “I am the first and I am the last; besides me there is no god.
Thus says the LORD, your Redeemer, who formed you from the womb: “I am the LORD, who made all things, who alone stretched out the heavens, who spread out the earth by myself,