Toward the end of His ministry, Jesus focused His attention on Jerusalem and the suffering to come. It was a lonely time. Meanwhile, the disciples were busy arguing about who was greatest and completely missed Jesus’ point. We explore the implications on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More
They Just Don't Get It, Do We?In the final weeks of His life, Jesus set out for Jerusalem. Along the way, He began His most explicit teaching on the purpose of His ministry: to die on a cross and rise from the dead. The disciples could not comprehend the significance of His teaching because their concept of the Messiah did not include one who would die in shame, but a warrior who would lead them to triumph and glory. Jesus was focused on His pending suffering, death, and resurrection, but the disciples focused on their own importance. They just didn’t get it! As Alistair Begg explains, we are more like the disciples than we care to admit. Many professing Christians trivialize the Gospel message by denying the reality of persecution, suffering, and eternal reward. Like the disciples, our pride often hinders our ability to understand the truth. Jesus makes it clear that to follow Him demands a radical shift in our thinking. His disciples just didn’t get it. Do we?
The early church experienced spiritual warfare on a regular basis. But are those battles still happening today? And if so, how can we combat the demonic forces that oppose us? Hear the biblical view of spiritual warfare and the Christian’s defense on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More
Angels, demons, and spiritual forces, some people view these topics as archaic myths. Others live in fear of the devil and his minions. What’s the appropriate response to the invisible battles raging in the spiritual realm? Hear the new series on Spiritual Warfare beginning on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More
Have you ever witnessed an argument over theology? When we care deeply about an issue, our passions tend to rise. But the Apostle Paul called Christians to be kind and patient, even when defending doctrinal purity. Alistair Begg addresses this topic when the series called Guard the Truth concludes on Truth For Life! More
After His betrayal by a close friend, Jesus was mocked, abused, and dragged before the Roman governor, Pilate. Yet, even while Pilate investigated the charges against Him, Jesus was searching Pilate’s heart. Re-live the story of this remarkable interaction on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More