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?
On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg wraps up the series called Parental Priorities with a look at the parable of the Prodigal Son. We’ll be challenged to turn our eyes inward and assess our own relationship with our Heavenly Father. More
If you want your children to know and love the Lord, it isn’t enough to just take them to church. Alistair Begg explains that children need to see your heart for God. Learn more Biblical Principles for Parenting when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More
Perhaps you’ve heard a parent tell their child to “Do as I say, not as I do?” The problem is that young children learn by imitation. What are you teaching through the way you live? Hear a message about Parental Priorities on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More