Looking good and having it all together are valuable traits in our society. But when we're completely transparent, we'll admit that no matter how hard we try to clean ourselves up, there's always something inherently wrong. We'll always need God's forgiveness. Alistair Begg cites the Lord's Prayer and the specific phrase, "Forgive us our sins". More
When You Pray, SayMartin Luther referred to the Lord’s Prayer as "the greatest martyr on earth," because it was used, he said, so frequently without thought or feeling and without reverence or faith. In our Christian lives, nothing is more important, and nothing more difficult to establish and maintain, than a meaningful prayer life. Although we can find time to do just about everything else; good things, industrious things, ministry things, it seems that when we get to the issue of prayer, everything works against us. When we look at the Lord’s Prayer, we realize that there is much instruction contained in it. We shouldn’t think of it as something that is simply liturgical. Rather, we ought to consider it a realistic help to us in establishing our own prayer lives. As Christians we must be committed to seeing prayer become a central part of our daily walk with Christ. Prayer shouldn’t be supplemental - it should be fundamental. In this series Alistair Begg explores what it means to use the Lord’s Prayer purposefully, seeking to understand then apply the principles it teaches.
Physical maladies don’t just affect our bodies; they impact our emotions, our relationships, and our relationship with God. On Truth For Life with Alistair Begg, discover how God uses pain in the lives of believers to sanctify us and build our faith! More
The story of Joseph is incredibly tragic. A beloved son, betrayed by his brothers, was sold into slavery. But through the tragedy, God was refining Joseph and preparing him for much greater things. Discover God’s purpose for human suffering on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More
None of us pray for God to bring trials into our lives. And yet, our greatest growth often comes through the darkest seasons. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg challenges us to reshape our view of suffering as he unpacks the story of Joseph. More
In seasons of suffering and pain, many people begin to wonder if God is truly in control and if He really cares. These trials can either cause us to run from God or turn to God. On Truth For Life with Alistair Begg, discover how to endure through suffering! More