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The Rev. Kenneth Tanner

The Rev. Kenneth Tanner is pastor of Church of the Holy Redeemer in Rochester Hills, Michigan.

Blog Posts by The Rev. Kenneth Tanner

Posted by The Rev. Kenneth Tanner 13 weeks 6 days ago
The Cross is an inexhaustible mystery, but among the many things it does so well is make visible the love of God.In Jesus Christ, God is not an abstraction, concept, or idea. The Unknowable is made...
Posted by The Rev. Kenneth Tanner 19 weeks 4 days ago
It seems like an eternal winter here in Detroit. The Associated Press, citing a National Weather Service analysis, reports Detroit is experiencing the most extreme winter of any city in the country....
Posted by The Rev. Kenneth Tanner 23 weeks 4 days ago
One sort of Christian believes taking Eucharist weekly saves her. Another Christian believes his confession of Jesus Christ as Lord saves him. Still another looks to his Baptism. Another to her...
Posted by The Rev. Kenneth Tanner 43 weeks 5 days ago
The bearer of Good News, the one who carries the message of Resurrection, is not motivated by fear of punishment (either for herself or others) but by confidence in her experience of the love of God...
Posted by The Rev. Kenneth Tanner 1 year 11 weeks ago
A respectful, bright young high school student asked me yesterday if Baptism and the Eucharist were not merely symbols. The first thing out of my mouth, I suspect more or less unconsciously (I'...