For the Gospel message to really resonate, we must understand the serious problem facing us. Our culture says our greatest need is for an improved self-image or to live up to our potential. As Alistair Begg explains, though, our real predicament is that we are sinners deserving of God’s judgment. Yet Jesus provided the solution! His death on the cross was in our place, and His blood washes away our sins. This is the good news Christians have to offer to the world.