How do you know if the church you’re attending is healthy? Acts chapter 2 identifies Seven Marks of an Effective Church. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg describes another one of those marks, worship. Listen to 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.
On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg challenges pastors and ministry leaders to remain focused on their primary calling, the teaching of God’s Word. It’s part of our brand new series called The Pastor’s Study, Volume 7. More
Pastors carry a heavy charge to keep watch over the souls under their care. So how do they go about fulfilling that duty? How do they keep from straying from the truth? We’ll discover the answer to those questions on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More
There are many helpful ways that a pastor can serve his congregation, but there’s one duty that’s foundational to all the rest. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg urges pastors to keep faithful Bible teaching at the center of their ministry. More
Death is considered a taboo topic. No one likes being reminded of their mortality. But as we study Ecclesiastes, we’re confronted with the brevity of life, which leads us to understand the true meaning of our existence. Hear the deep wisdom of Solomon on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. More