In what is now Turkey, the church at Philadelphia was commended by Jesus for being faithful to His name. Churches still grow even in hostile places… churches about which Jesus says, “I’ve set before you an open door, and no one can shut it.”
When we have occasion to tell others about the Gospel, it's quite common to encounter obstacles. To deal with these barriers, Christians can employ any of seven basic principles. On Truth For Life with Alistair Begg, learn how to effectively engage others in conversations about Jesus.
From court decisions that limit religious freedom . . . to Islamic Radicals murdering believers in Africa . . . resistance to Christianity and biblical truth is rising around the world. So, what message does Jesus have for your local congregation in these difficult times?
A Christian is a citixan of THIS world as well as Heaven. For our lives on earth, the Bible gives us commands about how we are to live as citizens here. Our nation--even the Declaration of Independence--has a Christian foundation.
Ephesians 6:17 - A defensive and offensive weapon; the sword provided by the Spirit; the danger of separating Spirit from the Word; attacks on the truth: philosophy and science; Scripture; the sword of the Spirit; and the need for the Christian to know and understand it; using the sword.
This series traces the "New Beginning" in God's plan of redemption. Dr. Boice follows the story of the patriarchs, demonstrating along the way how easily we can identify with them. Learn how Abraham grew into a mighty man of faith. And learn from the lessons on faith and judgment in the lives of the next […]