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.
Before we submit to Jesus, we’re like rebels fighting against our King. But as we come under the leadership of King Jesus, our thoughts and priorities begin to change. On Truth For Life with Alistair Begg, hear a message about the lordship of Jesus! More
Few nations are still ruled by a monarchy. As a result, it’s often difficult for us to understand what it means to submit to Jesus as King. On Truth For Life with Alistair Begg, we’re recapturing a proper understanding of Jesus’ role as King and Lord! More
Under the Old Covenant, the High Priest could only enter the presence of God once a year by the blood of animals. But in Hebrews Chapter 9, we learn that “Christ is the mediator of a New Covenant.” That’s our subject on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. More
When someone harms or offends us, our gut reaction is to seek vengeance. But Jesus calls His followers to a different response. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg describes the benefits of a life that’s characterized by forgiveness. More