Acts chapter 2 provides one of the first snapshots of the Christian church. These first-century believers modeled Christ-like compassion and generosity even selling their possessions to meet the needs of others. We’re talking about the implications for churches today on Truth For Life Weekend 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.
When people fall into moral failure, it’s easy to point a finger at their sins without examining our own life. Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg takes an honest look at the universal problem of sin. More
One of the biggest turn offs to Christianity is a “holier than thou” attitude from sanctimonious people who are hiding behind their sins. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg shows how the Bible exposes this hypocrisy, while pointing out that duplicity in the church isn’t new. More
Since its foundation, the health of the church has depended entirely on its members hearing and understanding the Word of God. In addition, we’re to revere the Bible as inerrant and divinely inspired. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg teaches about The Priority of God’s Word! More
In 1 Thessalonians 5, the Apostle Paul describes several virtues of a healthy church family. Among them is a willingness to pray for each other. Listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg as we discuss the importance of unity, the requirement of faith, and God’s promise to answer prayer. More