In the New Testament letter to Titus, we read Paul’s mandate to live devoted lives of obedience and to express our goodness to all. But our goodness cannot be expressed until we’ve fully received God’s grace! That’s one of the themes Alistair Begg addresses in this message. More
For Goodness SakeWhat does it mean to be good? If the Bible teaches us that our good works aren’t enough to save us, why do Christians spend so much time trying to be good? In his letter to Titus, the Apostle Paul gives us the answer: having been transformed by God’s grace through the Gospel, we are now called to live lives that are defined by goodness in all that we do. In this series, Alistair Begg unpacks what it means to live a good life in the public sphere, in our daily lives, and in our churches. Paul’s letter provides a call to Christian citizenship, reminding us what what we once were, what we ought to be, and what we are becoming. The behavior of the Christian does nothing to save, but it is a response of the saving work of Jesus Christ on the cross.
When the people of Jerusalem finally completed the wall, Ezra led them in a celebration by reading Scripture aloud. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg explains how this historic moment provides a model for modern churches. More
When planning a celebration, we think of food and festivities. But the Israelites celebrated the completion of Jerusalem’s wall with the public reading of Scripture. In like manner, Alistair Begg challenges us to rejoice in God’s Word. Listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More
In an age obsessed with entertainment, many churches are tempted to captivate their audience with the spectacular. But on Truth For Life, Alistair Begg calls for churches to focus their services around the reading and teaching of God’s Word. More
In every task that God calls us to, our ultimate goal is to reveal His glory to the world. Even after Nehemiah had finished his task of rebuilding the wall, he continued to press toward the goal of glorifying God. Our study in Nehemiah continues on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. More