Tim Keller, pastor of Redeemer Presbyterian Church in NYC, broke the internet recently with the following tweet:
“Jesus didn’t come primarily to solve the economic, political, and social problems of the world. He came to forgive our sins.”
And people went crazy.
Some reacted by strongly affirming Keller’s point, and others rejected it completely as a dismissal of the social/justice orientation of the church’s mission.
If you want to listen to the recording or our conversation, you can do so here: Why Did Jesus Come?