In this message Alistair Begg begins a study in the book of Habakkuk. The author of this prophetic book asked some very hard questions, and we’ll listen in and struggle along with Habakkuk. More
No Simple AnswersHave you ever asked God why there is suffering and injustice in the world? The Old Testament prophet Habakkuk did just that. Living some 600 years before the birth of Christ, Habakkuk looked on the evil and disobedience of Israel and asked God two questions that many still ask today: why does God tolerate evil and how long will it continue unpunished? God’s answer to Habakkuk shocked the prophet, but Habakkuk responded with awe and wonder in the face of the all-powerful and all-knowing God. In this series from the Book of Habakkuk, Alistair Begg reminds us that these verses, like all of the Bible, are beneficial to us. As we face our own difficult questions about the evil, chaos, disease, and sin in the world around us, the book of Habakkuk teaches us that the ways of God are not simple. He is still powerfully in control, and while we might not understand His answers, He always acts to accomplish His eternal and perfect purposes.
When someone harms or offends us, our gut reaction is to seek vengeance. But Jesus calls His followers to a different response. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg describes the benefits of a life that’s characterized by forgiveness. More
Because of their sin, the Israelites needed a high priest to serve as an intermediary between themselves and God. But today, we have a High Priest who sacrificed Himself in order to remove our sins forever. Discover more when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More
Many Christians struggle to understand the relevance of the Old Testament in our current culture. But when we study Jesus’ life and ministry, we discover that all of Scripture tells His story from beginning to end. Hear the exciting details on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More