Growing In GraceThe Apostle Peter was writing this second letter into an environment where false teaching was clearly on the rise. Specifically, some were denying the reality of the return of the Lord Jesus Christ. As a result, moral carelessness was beginning to take root among the people of God. Peter reminded them of the historical accuracy of the events of the life of Christ, events to which he himself had been a witness. "So I will always remind you of these things, even though you know them and are firmly established in the truth you now have. I think it is right to refresh your memory as long as I live in the tent of this body." -2 Peter 1:12,13. Peter sought to guard the readers against error by conveying afresh the truths that provide the necessary basis for growing to maturity. It is equally important that we, as 21st century Christians, remind ourselves regularly of the same and this teaching series does just that. While it is easy to value what is new and novel, this letter does not encourage us to run after the latest idea, but rather to remember and hold to what we already know - the essentials of our Christian faith. We invite you to join Alistair Begg in remembering anew that by God’s divine power, He has given you everything you need for the commencement, the continuance and the completion of the Christian life. Such truth is, as Peter described it, truly a “great and precious promise.”
Who Do You Say I Am? October 25, 2014
Many people think He was a good teacher or a nice man. Some think His importance has been inflated. Others believe Jesus was the Son of God. But who do you think Jesus is? Join us to consider this all-important question on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg!
Asking God For Wisdom October 24, 2014
Every single day delivers a fresh batch of tough issues and mysteries we cannot solve. We often struggle to find answers. But there’s a reliable Source we can turn to 24 / 7. We’re talking about Asking God for Wisdom on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg!
When Trials Come (Part 4 of 4) October 23, 2014
Spiritual maturity doesn’t happen overnight. Developing a strong faith is a lifelong process. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg describes how hardship plays a vital role in strengthening our faith.
When Trials Come (Part 3 of 4) October 22, 2014
When storms come barreling through our lives we usually run for cover. Yet the Bible instructs us to welcome trials with open arms. Is it realistic to keep our balance during hard times? Learn how to respond When Trials Come on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg!