When a local church family truly understands the Gospel, telling others the good news about Jesus becomes a natural part of their personal relationships. And based on Acts chapter 2, Alistair Begg cites evangelism as one of Seven Marks of a Healthy Church. 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.
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
When we notice a need in our church or community, it’s easy to assume that someone else will handle it. But on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg, we learn service is not just a spiritual gift for some, it’s a call for every believer! More
Ecclesiastes doesn’t hold back on the realities of old age and death. Yet in the face of these harsh truths, it also points us to the only thing that makes life worth living. We’ll discover the ultimate hope in Ecclesiastes Chapter 12 on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More