When the Apostle Paul gained a great deal of influence, his critics brought him before the king to have him condemned. Paul seized the moment to clearly explain the Gospel. His eloquent defense is a model for us today, and it’s our subject on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More
Preaching the GospelThe continuing challenge of preaching is to bring God’s divine content into the human context in which the message is delivered. For pastors, the key is to help their people understand that following death comes judgment and that the salvation God offers through Christ Jesus is the only deliverance from an eternal sentence. Pastors must make a clear, authoritative and urgent appeal to their congregations to make contact with Jesus Christ from all of Scripture. This is the danger of neglecting the Gospel. Can the Good News, though, be preached from every book of the Bible? Teaching from Ruth, Ecclesiastes, Acts and Revelation, Alistair Begg shows how the story of redemption is revealed and brought forward. In this series, Alistair encourages pastors to structure their messages by looking to the biblical text and focusing on the details of a scene. Likewise, by searching for Jesus in all of Scripture, pastors will be able to affirm again and again that the only safe haven is in the mercy of God as manifested in Christ.
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