A thimble-full of grape juice and a piece of bitter bread. What do these items have to do with the health of a church? Today, Alistair Begg explains why an effective congregation places appropriate value on the symbols of "The Sacraments." Be sure to listen in on Truth For Life! 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.
In the book of Daniel, we’ve seen time and again God’s power to humble the proud. As our study continues, we’ll hear the cautionary account of King Belshazzar and God’s just response when a proud king refused to repent. Listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. More
Many people pray for God to reveal His will for their life. But how should we respond when His revealed will doesn’t line up with our own plans? That’s our topic as we continue the series titled "Man Overboard" on Truth For Life Weekend with Alistair Begg! More
It’s been rightly said that power breeds corruption because the illusion of authority leads to vanity and self-importance. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg describes a cautionary biblical account of God’s justice being poured out on a prideful king. More