To maintain good physical health and to stay in shape, most of us understand it requires working out and sweating a little. But the same determined effort and discipline applies to our spiritual lives, as well. Alistair Begg talks about the benefits of understanding the Bible. 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.
As Christians, we’re not supposed to blend in with the crowd. The book of Titus teaches that our faith should be noticeable to those we meet. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg challenges us to stand out so Christ can be on display. More
Because of the cross, Christians are declared “righteous.” As a result, we’re called to lead holy lives. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg begins a new series called For Goodness Sake, explaining how God’s redemptive power compels us to be radically different from our culture. More
Many have called this era the “me first” generation. So, in a culture that’s all about self-promotion and gaining advantage over others, how do we live to glorify God? On Truth For Life with Alistair Begg, hear five pieces of biblical wisdom for maintaining a proper perspective. More
It’s difficult to focus on what truly matters at any age. In a message Alistair Begg delivered at a college graduation ceremony, he challenged young men and women to pursue the only thing that lasts for eternity, God’s glory. Listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More