Manayunk Congregation

4101 Freeland Ave, Philadelphia, PA

Center City Congregation

1336 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, PA

Tim Shutes

Executive Pastor

Tim is a native of State College, PA where he went to Elementary, High School and 4.5 years of college at Penn State. Tim majored in piano performance at Penn State and loves music, sports and technology. He met his wife Sarah at Penn State and they now make their home in the Roxborough neighborhood of Philadelphia. At Citylight he oversees the many leaders, teams and operations that represent the inner workings of Citylight.


1 Thessalonians 4: 9-12 Isaiah 54:13 John 6:45 Jeremiah 31:34
Tim Shutes Genesis 46-47 https://www.esv.org/Genesis+46/
Genesis 17:15-18:15 Word Biblical Commentary Vol. 2, Genesis 16-50, Gordon Wenham Genesis: Tyndale Old Testament Commentaries, Derek Kidner
Isaiah 52: 7-12
Philippians 2:5-11 NIGC, Philippians, by Peter O’brien http://www.desiringgod.org/messages/and-all-the-earth-shall-own-him-lord
Luke 1:26-38 Baker Exegetical Commentary: Luke 1:1-9:50, Darrel Bock Tyndale New Testament Commentary: Luke, Leon Morris Look at the Book, Luke 1:30-37
Exodus 20:12 Exodus: Saved for God’s glory by Phil Ryken Keeping the Ten Commandments by JI Packer The Ten Commandments: Ethics for the 21st Century by Mark Rooker
Ephesians 3:14-21 The Letter to the Ephesians, Commentary by Peter T. O’Brien Ephesians For You, Richard Coekin
Isaiah 61:1-4 The Prophecy of Isaiah, Alec Motyer Generous Justice, Timothy Keller
Psalm 98 Notes from Tim Keller’s Sermon on Joy John Calvin commentary on Psalm 98
Romans 5:1-11 Romans by Tom Schreiner Romans by Moo Romans 1-7 For You by Tim Keller
Proverbs 5, Proverbs 7, 1 Peter 1:13 How To Read Proverbs by Tremper Longman Wisdom that Works by Ray Ortlund Proverbs (NAC) by Duane Garret Proverbs (Tyndale) by David Kidner Week 5 Reading Plan [pdf]
Psalm 23 Interpreting the Psalms The Secret of Contentment (blog post) – William Barclay
Colossians 1:15-20 WBC Colossians Commentary by Peter T. O’brien