Sit through a church service with a Christian congregation, and you’ll notice the importance of the Bible. But what’s the Bible really for? And how does it truly impact the way we live? More
Why Bother with the Bible?Why bother with the Bible? Some are asking because they think it’s nothing more than an archaic book about life in another time, something that has no relevance in the twenty-first century. That’s why it plays even less of a role in worship services today. "Why would anyone devote so much time to teaching the Bible, Alistair. Let’s just worship!" Sadly, I’ve heard comments like that more than once in my journeys. Yet the truth is that studying the Bible is worship. It’s central to the worship service and gives voice to our praise. Also it’s the only place we can learn about Jesus Christ, who is the object of our worship and the sole means of salvation. Once we come to know this salvation, it is the Bible that instructs us how to live in a way that proves we belong to Him. In a day when so many claim to converse with God, the Bible provides the safest and only sure way to hear God’s voice. He uses it to heal and cleanse our emotions and our affections, to restore broken lives, and to produce spiritual health and vitality. Ultimately, it is the plumb line against which we measure all claims to truth. Must we bother with the Bible? In this new series we’ll discover that, actually, we cannot live without it.
In the book of Titus, Paul warns believers to be on guard against false teachers who distort the Gospel. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg teaches us how to live out this command in a message called Debates and Division. More
The Gospel isn’t something we leave behind at the moment of salvation. It’s the centerpiece of the entire Christian life. On Truth For Life with Alistair Begg, hear how the apostle Paul urged Titus to keep the Gospel at the forefront of every teaching. More
We often see the Gospel as our entry point to salvation but don’t realize that it’s just as essential for seasoned believers. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg shows us how the Gospel is critically important at every stage in the Christian life. More
How do we avoid becoming proud of our salvation? In the book of Titus, Paul suggests that memory is the best remedy for pride. When we remember all that Christ saved us from, it’s impossible to have contempt for the unsaved. Hear this convicting yet important teaching on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. More