In general, our society tolerates vague talk about God and spiritual themes. But conversely, it’s unacceptable to assert a clear, unequivocal declaration of salvation only through Jesus Christ. In the New Testament book of Second Timothy, we’re told to be bold about Jesus no matter what the culture around us may say. This message is titled, "Do Not Be Ashamed" and Alistair Begg is in Second Timothy chapter 1. More
Useful to the MasterPaul’s second letter to Timothy issues a direct challenge to all who are tempted to embrace pragmatism at the expense of truth. Timothy is confronted by confusion in the realm of doctrine and morality. It was vital that he understood the absolute priority of defining and declaring the gospel so as to be able to speak with authority in an age of uncertainty. Some 2000 years later we face the same challenge and these studies prepare us to meet it. If you feel inadequate for the task of sharing the Good News and wonder whether God can use someone like you, then you’ll find this series to be a great help. Paul helps Timothy to overcome his frailty and fear and find his confidence in the power which comes from God alone.
There are some churches where drinking alcohol in moderation, dancing, and getting piercings are considered acceptable practices. At other churches, those activities would be frowned upon. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg describes the biblical guidelines for addressing these and other morally gray topics. More
How do we keep a biblical balance between license—doing whatever we like without regard to holiness—and legalism—establishing man-made rules? On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg answers that question with a message called Ground Rules For Christian Freedom. More
Most of us compartmentalize our lives into the secular—our work, family, and hobbies—and the sacred—our church attendance, Bible reading, and service projects. But, Scripture has no such categories! We’re called to do everything to the glory of God, which is our subject on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More
Most of us picture Jesus speaking in a serious manner. We rarely see the twinkle in His eye or the grin on His face. Yet, Alistair Begg points to a story that demonstrates His personality. Hear a humorous illustration from our Savior on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More