In the life of a church, there are certain elements that accelerate its growth and increase its fruitfulness. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg examines an essential characteristic of a blossoming congregation. Join us in discovering the power of "The Apostle’s Teachings" today on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More
Seven Marks Of An Effective ChurchWhat makes a church effective? Is it having a functional building, excellent worship music, a vibrant youth program or a teaching ministry? Our answers may vary, but the burgeoning church in the book of Acts clearly provides us with seven elements to which every church should strive. These marks include: The Apostle’s Teaching, Fellowship, The Sacraments, Prayer, Mutual Care, Worship, and Continuous Evangelism. No church will ever master all of these elements, but they should be the marks to which church leaders are guiding their people. Is your church on the right course? If you're searching for a church in which to be involved, then these are the elements the early church displayed and should be the marks for which we look in an effective church.
Jesus’ first disciples expected Him to liberate Israel from Rome and establish a political kingdom. But God’s plans were far bigger! On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg reveals what God’s kingdom actually looks like and our role within it. More
Our world is corrupted by sin, full of illness, poverty, and tragedy. But will it always be this way? On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg reveals the hope we have as believers as we anticipate the coming of God’s Kingdom. More
Most of us like to think that, overall, we’re relatively good. But Scripture reveals that this is simply not the case! On Truth For Life with Alistair Begg, we’re gaining a clearer understanding of human nature as we continue our study of 1 Corinthians 15. More
When God’s Word is proclaimed, it always demands a response from the hearer. But not everyone’s reaction will be the same. On Truth for Life, Alistair Begg cautions us to carefully evaluate our response to the gospel. More