Redeemer City to City is a non-profit organization that prayerfully recruits, trains, coaches and resources leaders who cultivate gospel movements in global cities primarily through church planting. City to City is based in New York City and works in over 140 global cities throughout Africa, Asia, Australia, North America, Latin America, the Middle East and Europe. City to City’s core competencies are urban church planting, leadership development and content creation. All of this is done to help bring the gospel of Jesus Christ to cities.
City to City was co-founded and is chaired by Tim Keller. After transitioning out of his position as senior pastor at Redeemer Presbyterian Church, Tim Keller moved into a full-time role with City to City, focusing on ministry in global cities like Johannesburg, Mumbai, London, São Paulo and New York City. He and City to City’s global leaders work together to invest in and pass along what they have learned to a new generation of ministry leaders. Through these endeavors, City to City helps build for and propel movements of the gospel in affiliate networks around the globe.
As of January 2018, City to City has helped start 495 new churches in 70 cities, trained more than 16,000 leaders in city ministry and evangelism, provided resources in 25 languages to help recruit, empower and develop these leaders, and served 57 gospel networks around the globe.
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Tim Keller is the founding pastor of Redeemer Presbyterian Church and a New York Times bestselling author. In 2001, he started Redeemer City to City which has helped start over 381 churches in 54 cities. Download this ebook from Tim Keller that talks about why cities, why churches, and how global cities can be renewed.