Does the certainty of God's judgment have any significance for Christians? Our position is Christ is certain. But the Bible is clear that the everyday actions of our lives are significant, and we will be accountable for how we have built on the foundation of our faith. Will we enter heaven like a triumphant athlete or like a shipwrecked sailor?
When the apostle Paul presented God's truth to the people of Athens, he did not hold back from topics that may be uncomfortable - for example, the coming Day of God's Judgement. The fact that our Creator and Father is also the righteous Judge gives meaning to our moral choices and to suffering, and challenges us to prepare to meet the Day in our own hearts and lives.
The Lord Jesus knew what lay ahead for Judas, yet He treated his betrayer as a friend even at the Last Supper. In Mark 14:17-21, we explore the mystery that exists between the two truths of God's sovereignty and human responsibility for evil choices.
Be sure to listen as we conduct a one-on-one conversation with Alistair Begg. He’ll have some follow-up thoughts about our study of Joseph and even on matters of life and death.
As Jesus responds to the Sadducees in Mark 12, He shows how the very scriptures they believe hold proof of the resurrection. Knowing God's power and the truth of the Bible will give us a correct view of the believer's future in heaven.
The resurrection of Christ is the pledge of the believer’s resurrection. In this message, we consider four truths about our resurrected body in light of Christ’s resurrection.
The prospect of a new heaven and new earth brings great anticipation and expectation. Much has been written and discussed regarding the varying opinions of what the new world will be like. Paradise will be restored as all of God’s promises will be fulfilled and all believers will be united in Christ, submitting to God’s rule, and experiencing God’s blessing. Turning to God’s Word, Alistair provides biblical details from the closing chapters of Revelation to help us fully understand and wait with hope for the perfected kingdom of God.
Series: The Kingdom of God, Volume 2
Alistair Begg examines the life lessons of Joseph revealed in the book of Genesis. Like Joseph, the Christian is to live a life with a God-centered focus, tell the truth without ambiguity, and rightly prepare for death.
Series: My Times Are In Your Hands