It is easy to give thanks when everything is going smoothly, but how easy is it to give thanks when the circumstances in our life take a turn for the worse? As hard as it might be, Scripture calls us to thank God during the good times and the bad. Alistair Begg suggests that the key to having this kind of attitude is to have a firm understanding of God’s providence, believing that He controls all things according to His own purposes.
Series: Belief And Behavior, Volume 3
As the Apostle Paul sought to clarify his ministry in this letter to the Thessalonians, he commended them for recognizing and responding to the Gospel as the Word of God. Alistair Begg helps us to understand the process of preaching and receiving God’s Word as well as the product that results from that exchange. These words challenge us to become imitators of faithful churches like the one in Thessolonica, even in the face of persecution and suffering.
Series: Belief And Behavior, Volume 1