How do you respond when someone undermines you or lies about your character? Sometimes we’re tempted to retaliate with the same behavior. In Romans 12, Paul reminds us that grace is the far better option. And that’s our subject on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg!
The transforming work of the Gospel shapes our hearts and minds. When applied to both the mundane and profound details of our lives, it should cause us to be different from unbelievers around us. But what does this look like practically? How do these distinctions show themselves each day in our families, work, and local churches?
Alistair Begg paints the picture of a grace-shaped life in his study from Romans 12. Through Paul’s letter to the first-century church, we see practical actions and attributes that should mark the life of every Christian, no matter the circumstance.
|A Call to Commitment||Romans 12:1-2|
|Transformed Mind||Romans 12:1-2|
|We Belong Together, Part 1||Romans 12:3-8|
|We Belong Together, Part 2||Romans 12:3-8|
|Genuine Christian Love, Part 1||Romans 12:9-10|
|Genuine Christian Love, Part 2||Romans 12:9-10|
|Divine Righteousness Applied||Romans 12:11|
|Love in Action||Romans 12:11-13|
|Responding to Persecution, Part 1||Romans 12:14|
|Responding to Persecution, Part 2||Romans 12:14|
|Truth For Life||Romans 12:15-16|
|No Retaliation!||Romans 12:17-18|
|Essential Christianity, Part 1||Romans 12:19-21|
|Essential Christianity, Part 2||Romans 12:19|
Let your mind revolve around that wonderful word "blameless"! We are far from it now; but since our Lord never stops short of perfection in His work of love, we will reach it one day. The Savior who will keep His people to the end will also present them finally to Himself as "the church . . . in splendor, without spot or wrinkle or any such thing."1 All the jewels in the Savior's crown are pure and without a ...