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May
19
2022
Moral compromise is like a poisonous weed that spoils everything it touches. Learn how to protect your reputation and testimony by ruthlessly dealing with temptation. Join us as we continue our study in Revelation on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
18
2022
Christ’s exclusive claims are offensive to those who suggest that many roads lead to heaven. Discover how Jesus reveals His supremacy and how He deals with disobedience and apathy. Study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
17
2022
Jesus described Pergamum as the city “where Satan has his throne.” How could any church possibly remain loyal to Christ in such a dark culture? Find out how they stayed on track—and why we need to follow their example—on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
16
2022
How can a once-vibrant church be restored after it’s dwindled? The solution is to do the basics well, most of the time. Find out what that means and what’s involved in “doing the basics” when you study along with Alistair Begg on Truth For Life. Listen...
May
14
2022
Jesus is given many names throughout the Bible. But on Truth For Life Weekend, Alistair Begg takes a closer look at Jesus’ question “Who do you say I am?” Discover why this intensely personal question marks the turning point in all the Gospel records. Listen...
May
13
2022
Jesus praised the Ephesian church for being committed to the truth of the Gospel and for steadfastly serving God. So how was it possible that they were still in danger of spiritual bankruptcy? That’s the question Alistair Begg explores on Truth For Life. Listen...
May
12
2022
In Revelation, Jesus rebuked some churches, giving them the chance to change their ways and get back on track. But He also commended them. So what does Jesus find praiseworthy in a church? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
11
2022
Scripture makes it clear that God’s people are to reflect His light into the surrounding culture by living out our faith in a way that attracts others to God. But find out how wealth sometimes dulls our “shine.” That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
10
2022
Popular programs, strong attendance, and energetic singing can make a church seem vibrant—at least from the outside. But hear how Jesus sees past an impressive appearance to the moral laxity within. Study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
9
2022
When you receive a letter from a friend, you probably don’t immediately look for what it says about you. That’s not the best way to read the Bible either. Join us as we begin a study titled Letters from the Risen Christ on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
7
2022
Many people believe that access to God’s kingdom and eternal life is earned by trying your best and being good. But discover why self-righteousness is more of a roadblock than an entry gate into heaven. Join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
6
2022
What would Jesus make of Mother’s Day? Scripture provides a few brief glimpses into the unique relationship between Jesus and His mother. Examine those passages and consider the place of family loyalty in God’s kingdom, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
5
2022
“Submission” is a word that often provokes people. But genuine biblical submission isn’t something to be feared, demanded, or resented. Learn why as we examine the ways women display God’s unique design. Be sure to listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
4
2022
Scripture teaches that God designed men and women to be different to promote harmony. So why is there so much antagonism in the world, even in Christian relationships? Find out what went wrong when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
3
2022
God could have created a gender-neutral humanity—but He didn’t! We’re different by His design. Study along with us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg looks at how and why men and women are distinct from each other and from the rest of creation. Listen...
May
2
2022
“In the beginning, God created…” That’s how the Bible starts. But what does Scripture tell us about how we were created? And how does it relate to topics like gender and sexuality? Find out when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
30
2022
Some people accuse God of being a cosmic killjoy who sets rules to spoil the fun. Find out what happened when a woman believed this allegation and attempted to establish herself as master of her own destiny. Don’t miss Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
29
2022
Do you believe the Bible has absolute authority? Your answer to this question significantly impacts every aspect of your faith and life! This is the foundation Alistair Begg builds upon as he examines God’s design for women. Hear more on Truth For Life. Listen...
Apr
28
2022
Extravagance often elicits mixed reviews. Is it wasteful indulgence or lavish generosity? Hear about a humble woman’s act of extravagant worship, and find out why her gesture provoked both admiration and admonishment, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
27
2022
What kind of people would you seek for your team or committee? Probably not “the least, the last, and the left out”—but Jesus does! Listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg to find out what happened when a despised tax collector encountered Jesus. Listen...
Apr
26
2022
Is special training necessary before God can use us effectively? Hear an amazing story about how Jesus made an evangelist out of the most unlikely man after one brief but extraordinary encounter. Be sure to join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
25
2022
How would you respond if you ran into an angry, violent, homeless man? It would probably look different from the way Jesus responded! Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg investigates a dramatic encounter between Jesus and a demon-possessed man. Listen...
Apr
23
2022
Most of us have questions we’d like to ask God. Well, He has questions for us too! Listen as we consider seven questions God asks, beginning in the garden of Eden. Hear God’s question—and Adam’s all-too-familiar response—on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
22
2022
“Friend of sinners.” That’s one of the many names given to Jesus, because He pursues the lost, regardless of social or cultural barriers. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg examines an extraordinary encounter between Jesus and an immoral outcast. Listen...
Apr
21
2022
How can a religious person who’s well-versed in Scripture still be without hope and without God? That was the case for a Jewish leader who questioned Jesus under the cover of nighttime. Hear Christ’s striking response, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
20
2022
Do you wonder what it would be like to meet Jesus in person? Join us on Truth for Life as Alistair Begg begins a series exploring several life-changing encounters with Christ. In the first encounter, we’ll hear Jesus’ shocking response to a paralytic man. Listen...
Apr
19
2022
You may belong to a small congregation with a few faithful members or a “megachurch” with thousands of weekly attendees—but regardless of the size of your local church, we’re all part of something much bigger. Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
18
2022
Some believe that only those with obvious talents can serve God well. But Paul commended all believers to display their faith by serving! Find out why usefulness has more to do with availability than with special ability, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
16
2022
Is your greatest hope for wealth? Success? Love? Hear about “hope that out-hopes even our best hopes,” and find out why genuine Christian hope is joyful and confident even in difficult circumstances. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
15
2022
What would others identify as the defining characteristics of your family and lifestyle? Study along with us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explores this question and takes a closer look at how family life should display Christian love. Listen...
Apr
14
2022
The apostle Paul encouraged believers to be on guard against temptation, stand firm in the faith, and be strong and courageous. Find out how you can do the same and what ingredient is key. Listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
13
2022
Wearing a jersey doesn’t make you a football player. To be on the team, you need to play the game! Similarly, effective Christian living is about more than outward appearances. Learn how to do the “basics” well on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
12
2022
All Christians are called to serve. So how do we determine what to do and where to do it? Join us as we take a look at the example set for us by the apostle Paul in his instructions to the Corinthians. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
11
2022
Jesus said to His disciples, essentially, “Follow me, I’ve got a job for you to do!” Most of us understand that pastors are similarly called to ministry. But do we realize that Jesus is also calling each of us? Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
9
2022
Psalm 119 describes the Bible as a light to our path, and you may have heard the church called a safe harbor in the storm. Good things, right? But the Bible and the church can also be dangerous! Find out how on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
8
2022
When it comes to tithing, how much is enough? This question has been asked since the church’s early days. So what are the guidelines for financially supporting the church? Hear the biblical framework for true giving, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
7
2022
Is tithing an outdated practice? Hear the answer on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg examines the apostle Paul’s instructions to the early church concerning the collection and management of funds. Listen...
Apr
6
2022
What does it take to be saved? Is it perfect church attendance? Moral living? Leading a Bible study? While these are all good things, they’re useless if we miss one crucial element. Find out what it is and why we need it, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
5
2022
God isn’t just in charge of the “big stuff” like upholding the universe and ordering world events. Learn how the creator and sustainer of all things is also involved in the everyday routines of ordinary people. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
4
2022
You’ve most likely heard the saying “Beware of wolves in sheep’s clothing!” But how do you recognize a “wolf” in disguise? And what should you do if you find one in your congregation? Hear the answers when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
2
2022
Movie set artists fabricate impressive scenes—but one look behind the facade reveals a totally different story. It’s similarly possible to profess faith that appears admirable but is actually foundationless. Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
1
2022
Disagreements arise in the local church just like they do in any organization or family. Some controversies can be beneficial, but others are divisive. Learn how to know the difference and to steer clear of danger, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
31
2022
When the apostle Paul sent leadership instructions to the young pastor Titus, he stressed the importance of teaching only the Gospel. Find out why this message of salvation remains reliable and urgent today. Listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
30
2022
Many of us try to improve our health by altering our diet or exercising. Some people similarly think of Christianity as simply a lifestyle change. But find out how salvation actually transforms us! Be sure to listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
29
2022
Before he was an apostle, Paul was a fearsome Pharisee! Believing that Christians were blaspheming God, he zealously imprisoned and killed them. How did such a fierce persecutor become a powerful preacher? Find out on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
28
2022
The Bible teaches that by nature, we’re hostile and rebellious toward God. But find out why it’s actually a good day when we grasp the fact that we’re sinners and God’s enemies! Study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
26
2022
Preflight instructions advise you to put on your own oxygen mask before helping others. Jesus similarly exhorted leaders to reform themselves before attempting to reform others. Examine the marks of effective teachers, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
25
2022
Social and political tensions often bring out the worst in us. Our reaction can either alienate others or build bridges for the Gospel. Learn how to turn potential conflicts into life-changing opportunities, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
24
2022
How do we live according to God’s instruction in today’s world? While you may seek advice from self-help books or a Google search, you’re not likely to find the solution there. But there is a right answer! Listen as Alistair Begg explains on Truth For Life. Listen...
Mar
23
2022
Today’s culture prizes independence, accomplishment, and self-reliance—values that seem drastically different from those of Paul’s day. Do his ancient instructions still have relevance for men and women? Find out on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
22
2022
There’s a common misconception that we should live godly lives in order to attain happiness, success, or peace. But find out how biblical teaching and godly living actually serve a much higher purpose. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
21
2022
In his letter to Titus, the apostle Paul outlined important and essential roles for older men and women in the church. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg looks closely at Paul’s guidelines and explains how these roles continue to be vital today. Listen...
Mar
19
2022
Most of us enjoy a good story with an intriguing message. Jesus, however, often told stories that made his listeners increasingly uncomfortable. Hear three of those stories when you study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
18
2022
You’ve probably heard the saying, “Do as I say, not as I do.” It doesn’t carry a lot of weight, does it? Study along with us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explains why a pastor’s conduct must be a living embodiment of his preaching. Listen...
Mar
17
2022
Malignant tumors are treated quickly and ruthlessly to prevent disease from spreading throughout the body. Find out why hypocrisy in the church must be dealt with similarly to prevent its spread. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
16
2022
Remember the Pied Piper, who charmed rats with music until they followed him to their peril? Well, there are similar people within the church—subtle deceivers who draw people away from truth. Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
15
2022
Some of us expect church leaders to be perfect—an impossibility, since they’re only human. But Scripture does call them to be above reproach. Consider the attributes that should be present—or absent—in elders. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
14
2022
When leadership is headed in the wrong direction, the whole congregation often follows. So how can a church avoid going astray? Discover the foundational elements of effective church leaders when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
12
2022
Forgiveness can sometimes seem beyond our ability—but it’s not only possible but actually essential to your soul’s life and health. An unforgiving spirit does more damage than you’d imagine! Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
11
2022
When walking at night or visiting unfamiliar territory, we’re often told, “There’s safety in numbers!” Find out why that also holds true for church leadership. Listen as we examine the priority and necessity of elders, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
10
2022
Genuine, life-transforming faith requires more than mere Bible knowledge. Find out what else is involved, and learn how it dramatically changes everything—even our perspective on death. Study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
9
2022
The doctrine of election is the focus of much debate and false teaching. If God chose His people before eternity, then why bother evangelizing? On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg looks at the role of God’s sovereignty in election versus that of human responsibility. Listen...
Mar
8
2022
The apostle Paul offered helpful, practical instructions to the early church. Does his advice remain relevant today? Hear the answer on Truth For Life when Alistair Begg examines the basis for Paul’s authority. Study along with us. Listen...
Mar
7
2022
The early church was marked by moral and doctrinal confusion—a familiar problem in the twenty-first-century church as well. Discover key principles that should set the church apart from the prevailing culture. Join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
5
2022
A condemning, judgmental spirit violates God’s law of love and is difficult to root out once it’s infested an individual or church. Discover the simple directive that can transform condemning hearts and minds. Listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
4
2022
Samuel was Israel’s faithful prophet and a solid leader. So why would he identify himself as a sinner, a pilgrim, and a worshipper? Find out when you study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
3
2022
Behavior is ultimately an expression of what’s going on in the heart So, what do we need to do to purify our hearts? Find out when you join us for a closer look at Samuel’s leadership. That’s the subject on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
2
2022
“Does your walk match your talk?” We often ask that question to encourage behavior that aligns with our words. Hear how Samuel preached a similar message to the walking contradiction that was Israel. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
1
2022
While the Philistines defeated Israel and seized the ark of God, they couldn’t capture or conquer the Lord. Find out what happens when God’s holiness is taken for granted—whether by His enemies or His own people. Listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
28
2022
The Philistines thought they’d captured Israel’s good luck charm—but plagues turned their celebration to fear, and they sought to rid themselves of the ark. Similar efforts to appease God persist today. Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
26
2022
It’s generally easier to find fault in others rather than to examine our own flaws. Jesus, though, calls us to practice abundant mercy. Find out what He meant and what that looks like in practical terms when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
25
2022
When you seek refuge from a storm, you search for shelter that will keep you safe and protected until the threat passes. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explains why the only refuge from God’s wrath is in God Himself. Listen...
Feb
24
2022
When soldiers lose a war, their whole nation suffers the defeat—but even when God’s people are soundly beaten, God remains victorious. Find out how that’s possible when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
23
2022
It’s hard to imagine worse news for a pregnant woman than finding out that her husband has been killed in battle. But that wasn’t the news that shook Phinehas’s wife to her core. What was? Find out on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
22
2022
Eli’s sons were blatantly wicked priests, yet they assumed God would continue to bless them with victory in battle. Learn about Eli’s shocking response after hearing of the devastation on the battlefield. Listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
21
2022
Some people have a special object they consider their lucky charm—something they hope will bring them success. But find out what happened when Israel counted on the ark of the covenant to bring them good fortune. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
19
2022
Christians are to love others in a way that’s distinct from that of the culture. But are we standing out? Listen to Truth for Life as Alistair examines the Golden Rule, presenting an uncomfortable challenge—and pointing out a surprising reward! Listen...
Feb
18
2022
Delivering bad news can be almost as daunting as receiving it. Learn how to find the delicate balance between compassion and truth when delivering an uncomfortable yet biblical message. Study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
17
2022
When we have to deliver a tough message, sometimes we say, “Don’t shoot the messenger!” Samuel must have thought something similar when called to deliver devastating news to Eli. Find out how he responded, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
16
2022
You’d expect that when God broke His apparent silence, it’d have been a time of rejoicing—but that wasn’t the case for young Samuel. Hear about the devastating message God gave Samuel to deliver in his brand-new role as a prophet. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
15
2022
When God isn’t heard, chaos ensues. Listen as Alistair describes a time of deep spiritual famine among God’s people. How did it happen? How can we prevent the same thing from happening today? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
14
2022
If you’re stopped for speeding, you may get a warning instead of a ticket—but if you immediately speed away, you’ll face consequences! Find out how God responds when His mercy is similarly spurned in willful rebellion, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
12
2022
The Golden Rule: Do to others as you would have them do to you. We’ve all heard it. Most of us have said it. But do we really understand it? And are we truly living by it? Join us for a challenging message on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
11
2022
Eli’s sons were priests, set apart for sacred purposes—yet they were spiritually and morally corrupt, abusing God’s provision and using their position for personal gain. Find out how God dealt with them. Listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
10
2022
Some people are good at “doing” church—knowledgeable about the Bible, involved in ministries—but don’t really know God. Learn how a young child’s faith can outshine even the faith of religious leaders, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
9
2022
Have you ever hung upside-down from a tree branch or playground bar? It changes your perspective, doesn’t it? Find out how God turns worldly values upside-down to give us the proper perspective on life—and death! Join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
8
2022
Rejoicing is easy and makes sense when times are good and our lives are on track. But why would we rejoice when circumstances are heartbreaking? Where can we find hope? Find out as we study Hannah’s prayer together on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
7
2022
The Lord often uses His response to personal prayers to impact other lives as well. Find out how God’s answer to one woman’s prayer also served the entire nation of Israel. Join us as we continue our study in 1 Samuel on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
5
2022
If you think that living the Christian life comes naturally, think again: following Christ requires a love that defies logic! It’s a huge challenge—but it’s also exactly what this world needs. Learn more when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
4
2022
If someone says, “God is good,” you might think of the song lyric and reply, “All the time!” But what happens when circumstances seem to tell a different story? If that’s true for you, you’re not alone! Be sure to listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
3
2022
The book of 1 Samuel is a narrative of historical events that took place three thousand years ago—but these ancient stories still offer encouragement and hope today. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg launches a brand-new series titled Give Us a King. Listen...
Feb
2
2022
Most of us go to the gas station to fuel our cars. We can’t drive on an empty tank—so we fill ours up! Likewise, Jesus’ followers are to be “filled with the Spirit.” But where do we go to be filled? Find out on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
1
2022
As Jesus’ followers, we need to be careful about how we live to avoid falling under the wrong influence. That’s why Paul commanded believers to “be filled with the Spirit.” What does that mean? Find out when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
31
2022
A Christian’s lifestyle should reflect one straightforward truth: you belong to Jesus! Paul calls this lifestyle our “walk” with Christ. Find out how the apostle says we’re to walk—and why the way we walk matters. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
29
2022
Some people are easy to love, while others can be quite challenging. Jesus, however, calls us to love even our enemies. Such love may be totally unnatural—but it’s still possible! Find out how when you study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
28
2022
When we’re faced with choices, it’s tempting to go with the option that seems easiest, most attractive, or most reasonable. But that’s not always the wisest decision! Learn how to discern what pleases God when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
27
2022
We face millions of decisions over the course of a lifetime, some big, some small—and how we make them matters. Find out how to avoid making foolish choices. Join us as we learn how to walk in wisdom on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
26
2022
God is the light that exposes darkness. So how can Christians live in a way that reflects God’s light in a dark world? Hear the answer on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explains how we’re to behave in a manner worthy of our calling. Listen...
Jan
25
2022
Sin corrupts everyone—but not everyone realizes it. Those who do are called to live differently. Learn how to live in the world without blending into the culture or isolating from it. Join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
24
2022
By nature, all are spiritually blind, trapped in darkness because of sin. Find out how to “get the light turned on,” and discover what happens as a result. Study Ephesians 5:8 along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
22
2022
Our culture places high value on wealth, abundance, happiness, and popularity. But Jesus has a different perspective: He contends that what the world seeks to gain is really their loss. Learn more when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
21
2022
Before-and-after pictures are common in advertising, showing us the difference a product can make. But creative marketing can’t bring about the change we need; for that, we need Christ. Find out how He transforms lives, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
20
2022
When we become Christ’s followers, we stand forgiven based on His work on the cross. Jesus paid it all! But does that mean we’re then free to live life our way? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
19
2022
Many people claim to be Christians. But is it enough to say we believe, or does faith require something more? Find out what it means to know, love, and follow Christ when you study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
18
2022
God calls believers to live in holiness and purity. That’s a pretty tall order, especially when so many contrasting views bombard our thinking! Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg reminds us of who we are and what we need to meet God’s standards. Listen...
Jan
17
2022
The Ephesian believers were surrounded by an immoral and impure culture, so Paul instructed them to reflect God’s love by the way they lived. Discover an unexpected antidote for immorality when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
15
2022
You probably wouldn’t close a personal letter with a statement like “Wishing you poverty, hunger, and sadness.” And yet, Jesus taught that the poor, hungry, and sad are blessed! Find out what He meant when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
14
2022
Christians are commanded to “walk in love.” But how do we do that? What does it look like in practical terms? Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg teaches us how to impact the culture by following Christ’s self-sacrificing example. Listen...
Jan
13
2022
How will our neighbors and coworkers know that we’re Christians? Discover the impact we make by the way we live our lives. Join us as we learn how to reflect Christ’s love, light, and wisdom. That’s our subject on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
12
2022
Uncertain times may tempt us to despair and question whether God really cares. Find out why we can confidently rest in God’s promises, even in the midst of chaos. Be sure to listen to this encouraging message on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
11
2022
People often create their own gods to idolize—gods that allow them to believe and behave however they please. But find out just how futile and dangerous it is to worship anything other than the one true God. Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
10
2022
Too often, we limit our view of God while overestimating our own significance. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg helps us gain a proper perspective of ourselves by taking a closer look at God’s greatness. Study along with us! Listen...
Jan
8
2022
In the Sermon on the Plain in Luke 6, Jesus calls His people to live radically different lifestyles. But how can anyone live out the truths of Christ’s teaching? Hear the answer on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
7
2022
If you’ve visited the Grand Canyon, you know that pictures don’t do it justice. You have to see it for yourself! So how can we possibly grasp the incomparable greatness of God? Find out what He reveals about Himself, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
6
2022
This world has a problem. But there’s good news: God has provided a solution—and like all good news, it shouldn’t be kept quiet! Will you join the mission to share God’s life-giving message? Hear more when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
5
2022
How will this year be different from the past twelve months? Life keeps pushing forward, and with it comes change. Perhaps a better question is: What can you count on to stay the same? Hear the answer when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
4
2022
Good news is often hard to come by. Headlines are quick to report tragedy and heartache, but few stories brighten our day. Hear a message that can bring comfort and joy to all your days. Be sure to listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
3
2022
The beginning of a new year arrives with excitement as well as uncertainty. What will 2022 bring? Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg launches a new series titled Behold Your God! Find out why God’s message to us is one of comfort and joy. Listen...
Jan
1
2022
Who or what do you turn to when you need help? On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg explains why we can confidently trust in God’s promises, even when our situation seems to indicate otherwise. Hear more when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
31
2021
How did a Scottish pastor end up in Cleveland, Ohio? Hear that story, along with some fun details about how Alistair Begg met and courted his wife! Be sure to join us for the rest of Bob Lepine’s special interview on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
30
2021
Bob Lepine recently had the opportunity to talk with Alistair Begg about his life growing up. Listen in to hear Alistair share stories about people and events that influenced his faith and his call to pastoral ministry. Join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
29
2021
Jesus wants you on His team! But what kind of a captain is He? And what does it take to “make the cut”? Hear the answers when you join us for a special message titled “Christ Our Captain.” That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
28
2021
Trials and disappointments often seem to catch us off guard. But our zealous God is never surprised! Find out how this assurance holds the key to deep, abiding peace, regardless of our circumstances. Study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
27
2021
Many people desire a god of their own design—one whose purpose is to grant their every wish. But a man-made god offers little comfort when our circumstances become overwhelming. Learn who God really is when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
25
2021
When Simeon met the baby Jesus, he sang a song of praise to God. His words express the theme of the entire Bible, the song of salvation. Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg celebrates the good news: a Savior is born! Listen...
Dec
24
2021
It’s natural for young parents to wonder what their newborn babies will grow up to become. But long before Jesus’ birth, the prophet Isaiah told us what to expect. Christ came to be King over all! Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
23
2021
Sometimes it feels like Christmas can’t arrive soon enough. It’s not easy to wait for a gift you really want. Yet that’s exactly what God’s people did! Hear how their eager expectation was fulfilled in a baby’s birth, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
22
2021
“For unto us a child is born.” These words are at the heart of the Christmas story. But have we allowed their message to transform our hearts? Listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg to find out how Jesus’ birth can bring you everlasting peace. Listen...
Dec
21
2021
At Christmas, the word “peace” is on everything from ornaments to porch signs. But seeing the word isn’t the same thing as experiencing the reality. So why can’t we seem to find peace? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
20
2021
Christmas is the celebration of Jesus, God’s gift to a sinful world. But to understand the significance of Christ’s birth, we must look beyond the baby in the manger to see God as Everlasting Father. Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
18
2021
What makes you sing? Some people sing when they’re happy, others when they’re sad—and some never sing at all! So what inspired Zechariah’s jubilant song? Find out when we take a closer look at his prophecy, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
17
2021
If you claim to be a professional, you’d better be able to produce the credentials to prove it. Study along with Truth For Life as Alistair Begg reviews the evidence that establishes Jesus’ credentials as Lord of the universe. Listen...
Dec
16
2021
Jesus’ story, from His lowly birth to His glorious ascension into heaven, unfolds in the New Testament. But the whole Bible is actually about Him! Discover how the New Testament clarifies Old Testament prophecies, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
15
2021
“Wonderful Counselor.” That’s one of the names given to the anticipated Messiah. But what does that phrase actually mean, and what significance does it have for us today? Hear the answers when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
14
2021
Have you ever experienced total darkness, where you can’t see your hand in front of your face, even with eyes wide open? Without light, we can’t see! Learn why our hearts and minds need light just like our eyes. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
13
2021
Who do you turn to when you need advice or encouragement? Find out what the prophet Isaiah had to say to Israel in their time of crisis and darkness. Study along as we begin a series titled A Child Is Born on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
11
2021
The Christmas story centers around baby Jesus—born in a stable, wrapped in cloth, and placed in a manger. Jesus came to be our Savior. But we need to understand history to fully grasp the impact of His birth. Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
10
2021
Christians never outgrow their dependence on the Bible. God has given His Word so that believers can be thoroughly equipped to know what to believe and how to behave. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explains why Scripture is so important. Listen...
Dec
9
2021
The Bible leads unbelievers to saving faith and helps believers become more Christlike. But spiritual maturity doesn’t happen overnight. Find out why we need to read God’s Word regularly—and do what it says. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
8
2021
If you want assurance that there’s a God, look up at the night sky! But if you truly want to know God and live a life that pleases Him, you need the Bible. Learn why we’d all be lost without Scripture. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
7
2021
We’ve all looked at a button in a car or a switch on a wall and wondered, “What’s that for?” But have you ever looked at your Bible and asked the same question? What’s the purpose of the Bible? Find out when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
6
2021
The Bible is unlike any book that’s ever been written. God’s Word speaks directly to our circumstances and reveals our deepest needs. But how can we properly understand and interpret Scripture? Hear the answer on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
4
2021
The words “humble” and “hungry” probably aren’t key descriptors you’d highlight on your resume or social media bio. But find out why these attributes are actually prerequisites for becoming a Christian. Study along with Alistair Begg on Truth For Life. Listen...
Dec
3
2021
Many books make the yearly best-sellers lists—but none of them have outsold God’s Word! It’s a book like no other. What makes the Bible so special? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
2
2021
Why would God establish laws that are impossible to keep? How can they be the pathway to freedom? Hear the surprising answers to these intriguing questions and more as we conclude our study of the Ten Commandments on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
1
2021
Studying the Ten Commandments can be quite convicting. Discover the true purpose of God’s law, and find out why it’s reassuring for some but fearful for others. Join us as we consider God’s pathway to freedom, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
30
2021
Weeds greedily invade a garden. If we don’t root them out, they’ll destroy the flowers or vegetables we carefully planted. Coveting can similarly consume our hearts and destroy relationships. Learn how to weed it out, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
29
2021
Our materialistic culture constantly suggests that we need more or better—but the tenth commandment warns against coveting. Learn how to recognize when healthy admiration becomes sinful covetousness. Join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
27
2021
Christmas is all about Jesus. So it only makes sense that the very first Christmas songs, recorded in Luke’s Gospel, are all about Christ! Join us as we kick off the Advent season by looking at these songs for our Savior, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
26
2021
If honesty’s really the best policy, then why do we say things that just aren’t true? The lies we tell may not always be intentional, but they’re lies nonetheless. Find out why we choose deception over truth. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
25
2021
The ninth commandment calls for honesty. God wants us to be truthful in what we say and do. It sounds simple enough—yet lying seems to come so naturally. Why do we struggle to tell the truth? Find out when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
24
2021
The Bible teaches that stealing is wrong. It’s a sin against God that also harms and devalues people. So what qualifies as stealing? How can we replace this negative behavior with something positive? Hear the answers on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
23
2021
The eighth commandment is short and to the point: “You shall not steal.” But it's not as simple as it seems. Learn why stealing is wrong, and find out if you could be caught red-handed! Study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
22
2021
In a world that seems to care little about purity, what are we to make of the command “You shall not commit adultery”? Learn how to safeguard your marriage, and discover why there’s still hope for the guilty. Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
21
2021
If the Bible's the highest authority for Christian worship and conduct, then why read a devotional? To find out, Bob Lepine sat down with Alistair Begg. They discussed his new devotional and what led to its creation. Join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
20
2021
What would you like to say if you knew you were dying? Join Alistair as he concludes the series Guard the Truth by examining the lessons we learn from the apostle Paul’s gracious and encouraging final words. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
19
2021
Today’s media reflects a confused culture that's increasingly indifferent about relationships and faithfulness. Are purity and fidelity important? Hear what the Bible has to say about the sanctity of marriage, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
18
2021
Most of us haven’t committed murder—so we might assume, “Well at least I’ve managed to keep the sixth commandment!” But you may be surprised at the many ways you could be committing “hidden murders.” Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
17
2021
The Bible makes it clear that God values all life. Find out what gives our lives meaning and why human life is considered sacred—distinct from the rest of God’s creation. Join us as we consider the sixth commandment on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
16
2021
The fifth commandment directs us to honor our fathers and mothers. But how do we do that? Learn practical ways to show respect to parents and to cultivate courteous behavior in our own children. Study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
15
2021
While the traditional family’s changed significantly since biblical times, God’s commandments remain the same. Find out why parental authority’s essential for both the family's well-being and society’s stability. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
13
2021
When life hits rock bottom, we may be tempted to think God’s abandoned us. But Paul’s final days in a Roman dungeon tell a different story, reminding us that God is present and will accomplish His purposes. Learn more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
12
2021
Parents establish rules for their children’s well-being. They’re intended for good, not as punishment. God’s plan for Sabbath rest has a similar purpose. Rather than feeling restricted, discover its benefits, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
11
2021
The fourth commandment compels us to be intentional about how we spend our time on the Sabbath. Learn about the difference it could make—for both believers and unbelievers— if we actually applied this principle! Join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
10
2021
Many people consider the idea of a Sabbath rest old-fashioned and obsolete. After all, life has changed dramatically since God’s law was given to Moses thousands of years ago. Why does one day matter so much? Find out on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
9
2021
The fourth commandment calls us to remember the Sabbath and keep it holy. But today’s culture struggles to fit busy schedules into such a framework. Is God’s ancient law still relevant today? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
8
2021
The name of God is uniquely holy and worthy of our study, admiration, and deepest respect. Yet God’s name is misused daily, even by believers. How might we be guilty of breaking God’s third commandment? Find out on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
7
2021
Who are the people you’d reach out to if you knew you were dying? Your choice reveals a lot about those relationships. Find out who Paul wanted with him in his final days—and why he chose those particular men. Listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
6
2021
Who are the people you’d reach out to if you knew you were dying? Your choice reveals a lot about those relationships. Find out who Paul wanted with him in his final days—and why he chose those particular men. Listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
5
2021
Names are generally chosen with great care and have personal meaning and significance. We don’t profane our own names—and yet the Lord’s name is often blatantly blasphemed! Find out why God’s name commands reverence, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
4
2021
Some people like shrines, statues, or images of Jesus displayed in church or at home. But these objects can create dangers. What are those dangers, and how can they affect future generations? To find out, listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
3
2021
The second commandment warns against making or worshiping idols. But is this law even relevant in today’s culture? Isn’t idol worship an ancient practice? Hear the surprising answer when you study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
2
2021
Christians are commanded to let nothing take God’s place. It may seem like an easy law for believers to follow. But did you know that even good things and good people can compromise our relationship with God? Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
1
2021
By nature, we’re averse to rules and restrictions. But the Ten Commandments aren’t a list of dos and don’ts given to deprive us of fun and freedom. Discover how God’s laws are actually our pathway to freedom, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
31
2021
We can all learn from our mistakes—but it’s also helpful to learn from the mistakes of others. Hear about an example we shouldn’t imitate, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
30
2021
We can all learn from our mistakes—but it’s also helpful to learn from the mistakes of others. Hear about an example we shouldn’t imitate, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
29
2021
Paul spoke with passionate conviction about the Bible’s truth—even at the risk of his own life. His bold approach in proclaiming God’s Word sets a high standard. So how can today’s church leaders measure up? Find out on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
28
2021
While Paul was on house arrest, he was given the opportunity to stand before the governor and his wife. Instead of pleading his own case, Paul proclaimed a much higher cause. What can we learn from his example? Find out on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
27
2021
The pulpit is where pastors bring Christ-exalting, biblical instruction that can lead hearers to faith in Jesus. It’s not without pitfalls, though! Find out what those hazards are, and discover the upside of ministry, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
26
2021
Hazard signs are posted for our protection, warning of potential dangers and encouraging us to proceed with caution. The pulpit has its own unique pitfalls—and pastors need to be on the alert! Learn more as Alistair Begg sounds the alarm on Truth For Life. Listen...
Oct
25
2021
People search desperately for answers that can only be found in God’s Word—yet many churches still water down or add to the Gospel message. Find out why we can confidently rely on Scripture’s sufficiency. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
24
2021
Did you know that only bad people go to heaven? Find out why when you study along with Alistair as he takes a closer look at an urgent warning and an undeserved reward. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
23
2021
Did you know that only bad people go to heaven? Find out why when you study along with Alistair as he takes a closer look at an urgent warning and an undeserved reward. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
22
2021
The early church’s stability was threatened by external persecution as well as internal confusion about what to believe and how to behave. Today’s church faces similar challenges. What’s our safeguard? Hear the answer on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg, Listen...
Oct
21
2021
Imagine bringing your family to a church service that starts at the break of dawn—and doesn’t end until noon! That’s exactly what happened when Jerusalem’s wall was rebuilt. Find out how the massive crowd responded, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
20
2021
Fun programs, lively music, and entertaining sermons are often used to draw people to church. But when Jerusalem’s wall was rebuilt, 50,000 people gathered expectantly! What was the attraction? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
19
2021
Change can be difficult—but sometimes it’s necessary. So how can church leaders overcome opposition to implement the right changes? Find out how to effectively handle resistance with wisdom, purpose, and kindness, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
18
2021
Not everyone responds positively to proposed changes. Some people even feel fearful or threatened when an established routine is disrupted. Find out why people resist change, even within the church. Study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
17
2021
Plans for the future, from college and career decisions to knowing when and where to retire, can be clouded with uncertainty. Life can be unpredictable. But your future can be secure right now! Find out more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
16
2021
Plans for the future, from college and career decisions to knowing when and where to retire, can be clouded with uncertainty. Life can be unpredictable. But your future can be secure right now! Find out more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
15
2021
A pastor’s leadership is often met with opposition or apathy, and disgruntled people can dishearten him. So how can he overcome discouragement and carry out his God-given task? Find out as we examine Nehemiah’s example, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
14
2021
You've probably heard the expression “It’s the thought that counts.” But when God plants a vision in an effective leader’s heart, the thought takes root and compels action. Learn how to turn vision into reality, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
13
2021
Men and women of the Bible didn’t possess superhuman qualities; they were ordinary people, just like us. So where did Nehemiah, a cupbearer, find the courage to face an extreme challenge? Hear the answer on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
12
2021
Most of us have faced trials that threatened to break us. The same was true for Nehemiah and God’s people in ancient days as well. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg considers how and why Nehemiah’s response to hard times made such a difference. Listen...
Oct
11
2021
Pastors are men on a God-given mission. Although teaching styles and personalities may vary, the Bible outlines a specific pattern for their ministry. What should pastors be doing? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
9
2021
The best runners aren’t looking around during the race; they focus on the finish line and run hard. Alistair uses a similar metaphor to reflect on Paul’s ministry. Find out how to persevere in faith to the end, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
8
2021
What does it mean to be called into pastoral ministry? And what should a church look for in its pastors and leaders? Listen as Alistair walks us through the pattern and purpose of a pastor’s work. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
7
2021
Worship styles can be vastly different. Some people are solemn, while others can be quite animated. But what do we need to know to worship in a joyful, God-honoring way? Find out as we continue our study of Psalm 100 on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
6
2021
It’s appropriate to apply a sermon’s biblical lessons to your circumstances. But is that the intended focus and purpose of worship? Learn why Christians gather and what we’re called to do. Study Psalm 100 along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
5
2021
Words that match our actions have greater impact. That’s why good deeds and faithful living are also important when we proclaim the Gospel. But how do we prioritize holiness while serving an unbelieving world? Find out on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
4
2021
“You look like your dad!” Ever heard that? Certain traits often identify us as family members. Christians should resemble our heavenly Father as well. Hear how genuine compassion shows we belong to God’s family, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
2
2021
The apostle Paul ended his second letter to Timothy knowing that death was near. But he didn’t dread his departure. In fact, he looked forward to where he was going—and who he would see. Can we say the same? Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
1
2021
Many people consider religion worthless. They see it as merely an external display of rituals and routines that don’t really have value. But it doesn’t have to be that way! Learn about a religion that God accepts, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
30
2021
There’s no question that all believers should listen to God’s Word. Yet James warns that if we only listen, we’re deceiving ourselves. So how should we respond to the teaching of the Bible? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
29
2021
When we buy a new appliance, it’s important to read the owner’s manual and follow its directions. God’s Word is like the believer’s instruction manual. Find out why merely listening to it isn’t enough. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
28
2021
We may enjoy imagining a better version of ourselves by underestimating our weight or overestimating our height. But when it comes to our faith, self-deception can have eternal consequences. Hear more when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
27
2021
The Bible is God’s Word and His instrument for salvation. He wants His children to be increasingly transformed by Scripture’s truths. So what do we need to do to be transformed? Find out when you study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
25
2021
A pastor’s work in pointing people to follow Jesus is extremely challenging in the current culture. Study along with us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg looks at the apostle Paul’s timeless exhortations for Timothy to persevere to the end. Listen...
Sep
24
2021
We expect hard work to be rewarded. Some people similarly try to earn God’s approval through good deeds and obedience. But that’s not how God works! Listen as Alistair walks us through God’s incredible salvation plan on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
23
2021
Have you ever ridden a bicycle down a large hill? If so, then you know that you brake early and often to avoid losing control or crashing. Well, that’s exactly how we’re supposed to deal with temptation. Learn more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
22
2021
Not every desire is sinful. All desires, however, have the potential to lead to evil. Learn about the cycle of temptation so you can be prepared to intercept a simple thought before it becomes a sinful destiny. Join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
21
2021
We know many people, but true friendships endure through good and bad times. Faith can be like that too—shallow and fleeting in some, grounded and unwavering in others. Is your faith genuine? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
20
2021
If it were possible to avoid suffering, most of us would. In this world, however, adversity is unavoidable. But that isn’t necessarily a bad thing! The way we face challenges reveals a lot about our faith. Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
18
2021
The teaching we seek from our pastors reveals a lot about us. Do we only want them to preach what we want to hear? Or are we longing to know what God has to say? Find out why it matters when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
17
2021
Climbing the ladder of success is certainly a popular goal. Society applauds the rich who make it to the top while often overlooking the poor left at the bottom. But God has an entirely different perspective! Learn more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
16
2021
Many of us try to handle life’s trials in our own strength. We struggle to find answers based on what we know instead of asking God for what we need. What are we missing, and how can we get it? Find out on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
15
2021
Trials bring pain and often leave us at a loss. Few would choose to suffer. But when we view trials from the right perspective, we realize there’s something valuable to be gained in the process. Learn more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
14
2021
The Christian life isn’t problem-free. Hardship and trouble are often part of our stories. So if we can’t avoid trials, how are we supposed to handle them? Hear the answer when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
13
2021
The book of James provides believers with practical advice for everyday life. Learn how to live God’s way in God’s world. Study along with us as we begin a new series titled Faith That Works on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
11
2021
Are you being entertained in church, or edified? While most of us enjoy an amusing anecdote, preaching is no laughing matter! Find out why neglecting God’s Word is dangerous, for pastors as well as congregants. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
10
2021
The Bible is clear that God is sovereign over everyone and everything. But does that excuse us from personal responsibility? Hear the answer when you study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
9
2021
Does life seem controlled by blind forces such as chance, fate, and nature? Find out how Scripture gives us a proper perspective and helps us face even the hardest trials with confidence. Join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
8
2021
A lot of people prefer to blend in with the crowd instead of sticking out. But Christians are actually expected to be distinct from the world! Find out why—and how—we’re called to be different. Listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
7
2021
The apostle Paul urged the Roman church to present their bodies as “a living sacrifice.” But what does that actually mean? What does it look like in practice? Hear the answer when you join us for more life lessons on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
6
2021
If you could either save your own life or risk it to save others, what would you do? That was Esther’s predicament. Find out how she responded when you listen to a message about trusting God’s providence. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! Listen...
Sep
4
2021
Diversity is vital for a church to function effectively. Each of us has a unique role within the body of Christ—but we need to work together in unity. So what does that look like? Find out when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
3
2021
Surprisingly, you won’t find God’s name anywhere in the book of Esther. In fact, He seems noticeably absent. But look a little closer, and you’ll see His providential hand at work behind the scenes. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
2
2021
Jesus’ disciples were saddened to learn that one of them would betray Him. How could one of His closest friends hand Him over to be arrested and killed? Why would a devoted follower commit such evil? Learn the answer on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Sep
1
2021
Commitment to Christ isn’t always met with total approval. There will always be some who think your devotion is a waste of time and talent. Find out why you shouldn’t let that keep you from going “all in” for Jesus! Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
31
2021
As a widow in a foreign land, Ruth had to make some tough decisions. She looked for provision and found favor in the fields of Boaz. She didn’t take any credit for her success, though. Why not? Learn the answer on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
30
2021
The book of Ruth tells the story of a widow whose dire circumstances influenced her choices and actions. But God is sovereign over everything—so why did her decisions matter? Find out when you study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
28
2021
Which body part is the least important? Would you willingly give up any part? Probably not! Study along with us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg uses a similar illustration to explain why diversity is just as vital in the body of Christ, the church. Listen...
Aug
27
2021
Since the church’s early days, false teachers have been telling us what we want to hear rather than what we need to hear. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg offers a warning and a fourfold directive for pastors to live out the Gospel they preach. Listen...
Aug
26
2021
We live in a confusing time. Even within the church, many aren’t sure who or what to believe or how to behave. When the early church faced similar issues, Paul reminded Timothy of a truth he shouldn’t forget. Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
25
2021
On Truth For Life, we’re replaying the most popular messages from the last year. That’s why you’ll hear a Christmas message in August! Discover the great mystery and incomparable victory at the heart of Advent season, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
24
2021
Christmas in August? As part of our Encore 2021 series, we’re revisiting a popular message about the real wonder of Christmas. Learn why you can celebrate with joy, whether you’re “naughty” or “nice.” Be sure to join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
23
2021
After committing adultery and murder, David suffered from a guilty conscience. He’d hidden his sin from others, but he couldn’t hide it from God—and neither can we. Find out how a guilty conscience can be beneficial, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
21
2021
Each of us is unique, and yet every believer plays a significant role within the body of Christ. So if we’re part of God’s universal church, is it still necessary to join a local church? Hear the answer on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
20
2021
The Puritans described the book of Psalms as a “medicine chest for the soul.” But not everyone’s conscience is receptive to its healing power. Find out what it takes to cure the effects of sin when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
19
2021
What does it take to make you happy? Surprisingly, King David found the answer at a time when his conscience was plagued with guilt! Discover the keys to happiness when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
18
2021
Many people used to assume that diseases were caused by personal sin. But Jesus had a very different perspective. Find out how a blind man’s story challenges some of our common ideas about suffering. That’s our subject on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
17
2021
Expressions of Christlike love involve a lot more than simply telling others how we feel. It’s more like an exercise routine: it takes hard work and discipline. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explains why love requires action. Listen...
Aug
16
2021
No one is exempt from suffering. The truth is, life’s painful, and our minds struggle to make sense of it all. So what’s God’s purpose for suffering? Find out when you study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
14
2021
Each of us comes from a unique background—and sometimes that causes conflict. But our differences shouldn’t create division within the church. Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explores the basis of unity within the body of Christ. Listen...
Aug
13
2021
Suffering can lead to bitterness and resentment. But Scripture teaches that there’s an alternative. Discover how God’s faithfulness can produce growth when we’re willing to be trained through trials. Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
12
2021
Surprisingly, when the early church faced persecution, they didn’t seek protection or deliverance. Instead, they prayed for God’s help to proclaim the Gospel more boldly. Discover why their prayer should be our own, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
11
2021
It can be tempting to retreat from the world’s social and political troubles. But is this what we’re called to do? Hear the answer on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg studies a timely prayer that reveals the early church’s response to hard times. Listen...
Aug
10
2021
The past year has caused many of us to wonder why there’s so little harmony. So how can we be part of a lasting solution? Hear the answer when you study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
9
2021
Can experts really answer life’s most difficult questions? Not always! Find out what we learn about life’s mysteries when we approach Scripture humbly, expectantly, and consistently. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
7
2021
Spiritual gifting is often a controversial topic—especially with gifts like speaking in tongues. It’s a subject that raises many questions. So what does the Bible have to say? Join us as we take a closer look on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
6
2021
When life isn’t going our way, we can question and complain, but that won’t guarantee any answers. So maybe it’s time to stop talking and start listening! Discover how silence can lead to a song on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
5
2021
Have you ever participated in a “trust-fall” where you purposely fall backwards, trusting others to safely catch you? In a much greater sense, life is all about faith and trust. Are you living by faith? Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
4
2021
Whether in the midst of a global pandemic or a personal crisis, where can we find refuge and hope? The world may offer short-term solutions, but only one person provides hope that lasts forever. Find out who that is on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
3
2021
Sometimes when we read the Bible, the text seems clear and straightforward. Other times, we may struggle to understand difficult passages. So how should we approach the study of Scripture? Hear the answer on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Aug
2
2021
The world is changing rapidly. Biblical values are increasingly being set aside and replaced by counter-scriptural beliefs. How can Christians live in a society that rejects God and His Word? Find out when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
31
2021
How would you respond if someone offered you a “prophetic word”? You might be at a loss if you’re not sure what that means. Find out what the gift of prophecy is and how it relates to biblical truth. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
30
2021
Do you give much thought to the Christian expressions you use around other believers? Many of us don’t—but Paul certainly did! Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explains why Paul used the words “in Christ” among his Christian family. Listen...
Jul
29
2021
Holding grudges while minimizing our own wrongs is a struggle we all face. So how can we overcome it? Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg teaches us how God’s grace can bring about reconciliation even when it seems humanly impossible. Listen...
Jul
28
2021
It seemed unlikely that Onesimus, the runaway slave, would become a believer once he escaped to Rome. So what caused the turnaround? Find out what the book of Philemon teaches us about the inescapable providence of God, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
27
2021
It’s easy to be demanding when we’re in a position of authority—but that’s not always the best way to work with others. Discover why Paul used a different approach to reunite Philemon with his runaway servant. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
26
2021
When we think about demonstrating our love for God, forgiving those who’ve offended us isn’t necessarily our first thought—but it’s vital! Find out how to make reconciliation a reality in your life when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
24
2021
The Bible teaches that God gives spiritual gifts to every believer for a very specific purpose. But what are these gifts? Study along with us as we learn about the gifts of wisdom, knowledge, and faith. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
23
2021
When we come to faith in Christ, we become citizens of heaven. Belonging to Jesus changes who we are! So what are the benefits of our new identity in Christ? Can we do anything to earn or lose them? Hear the answers on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
22
2021
It’s natural to develop a strong sense of attachment to the community where we live. But Christians really don’t belong here at all. Find out why our alien status provides more than we imagine. That’s our subject on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
21
2021
A turbulent flight can churn our stomachs and cause us to question the pilot’s ability. Life’s ups and downs often bring a similar response. Is anyone really in control? Consider the biblical response when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
20
2021
The entire Bible is about Jesus fulfilling God’s redemption plan. The final picture will include a multitude of believers that no one can count. How should that scene motivate us to share the Gospel? To find out, listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
19
2021
While in prison, Paul had the opportunity to speak before high-ranking officials. But instead of pleading his own case, Paul delivered a more urgent message. What can we learn from his approach? Hear the answer on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
17
2021
Many people are confused about spiritual gifts. What are they? And how should they be used within the church? On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg explores the answers to four fundamental questions concerning spiritual gifts. Be sure to join us! Listen...
Jul
16
2021
Paul had plenty of opportunity to talk to high-ranking officials while in prison. So why didn’t he try to convince them to release him? Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg considers the commitment involved in being appointed to preach the Gospel. Listen...
Jul
15
2021
Most of us could use some guidance when it comes to talking to others about where they’re from or where they’re going. Learn how Ecclesiastes 12 helps us address life’s greatest questions and points us to the Gospel, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
14
2021
When the Old Testament was written, “kinsman redeemer” was a common term—but it isn’t a familiar expression today. So what does it mean? Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg gets to the heart of this concept and uncovers the Gospel in Ruth’s story. Listen...
Jul
13
2021
The Old Testament account of Ruth’s story is grippingly emotional. But does that influence how we apply its lessons to our lives? Learn to stay on track by correctly understanding the Gospel. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
12
2021
When Paul was imprisoned for sharing the Gospel, he didn’t ask fellow believers to pray for his safety or peace of mind. Instead, he made a striking appeal. Find out what he requested when you study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
10
2021
Paul wrote to the Corinthians to address their confusion about spiritual gifts. Many of their misconceptions still exist today. So what is the purpose of spiritual gifts? Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg begins a series titled Firm Foundation. Listen...
Jul
9
2021
Paul encouraged the Ephesians to pray for one another. He also asked them to remember him in prayer. So if a seasoned, godly apostle needed others to pray for him, what does that mean for us? Hear the answer on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
8
2021
We’re commanded to pray at all times, in all ways. It becomes a problem, though, when we expect an answer in our time and in our way. So what should we do when God calls us to wait? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
7
2021
Many of us have begun an exercise program with good intentions but failed to follow through. Sometimes we treat prayer the same way: we say it’s essential, but we don’t pray as we should. Hear more when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
6
2021
To gain victory over Satan, prayer is vital. In fact, it’s our direct access to God. So why do so many of us head into battle without this critical weapon? Why aren’t we praying? Listen to this challenging message on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
5
2021
When tempted by Satan, Jesus responded by quoting Scripture; the Son of God spoke the Word of God. When we’re battling spiritual attacks, we, too, can rely on the same powerful weapon. Learn more when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jul
3
2021
Serving in a ministry in which we’re not really gifted can be a frustrating experience. Hear how Alistair Begg helps us discover how to use our God-given gifts effectively. Join us on Truth For Life as we launch a new series in 1 Corinthians 12. Listen...
Jul
2
2021
God’s Word is essential for becoming a believer. It also equips us as we continue to grow in faith. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg teaches us how to use the sword of the Spirit to counter Satan’s accusations and remain steady in times of doubt. Listen...
Jul
1
2021
When engaged in spiritual warfare, we’re supposed to rely on the sword of the Spirit—the Bible. But how can we place our confidence in such an ancient book? Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explains what makes the Bible so extraordinary. Listen...
Jun
30
2021
When we think properly about the benefits we have in Christ, we’re protecting our minds with the helmet of salvation. That’s why it’s so important to understand the Gospel. Hear more about how Jesus works on our behalf, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
29
2021
Wrestling with fears and doubts that aren’t grounded in truth may indicate that we’re battling the devil’s lies. Discover how the helmet of salvation protects our minds from Satan’s targeted attacks. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
28
2021
Most of us wouldn’t choose to remain passive during an enemy strike. But what are our chances against a powerful opponent like Satan? Find out how the shield of faith protects us from the fiery darts of the Evil One, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
26
2021
Fatherhood is a tremendous blessing—and an incredible responsibility. So how should fathers approach the complex task of training and instructing their children? Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg examines this important subject. Listen...
Jun
25
2021
Paul reminded God’s soldiers to prepare for combat. While footwear may not seem like a priority, the shoes we put on determine our effectiveness on the battlefield. Are you ready for action? That’s the subject on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
24
2021
Warriors need to shield their hearts from the enemy’s attacks. That’s why the breastplate of righteousness is a critical piece of God’s armor. How can we be certain that we’re covered? Hear the answer when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
23
2021
When it comes to spiritual warfare, we must constantly be on guard. Our enemy is deceitful and wants to see us fall. So how do we stand up for truth in a world full of lies? Find out when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
22
2021
Christians are involved in a spiritual battle. As soldiers in God’s army, we must dress for combat. How do we prepare to face the enemy? It all starts with a foundational piece of armor. Hear more when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
21
2021
Satan is a very real enemy. Although his defeat is guaranteed, he isn’t giving up without a fight. It’s important to recognize that we’re targets of his attacks. So how can we face this cunning foe? Hear the answer on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
19
2021
How can fathers strike a balance between correcting their children and extending grace? Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg takes a closer look at our heavenly Father’s example to illustrate how we can love children without crushing their spirits. Listen...
Jun
18
2021
Believers are called to live at peace with others—but that doesn’t eliminate our conflict in the spiritual realm. Find out how our union with God puts us at odds with one very significant enemy. That’s our subject on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
17
2021
Are you putting on the full armor of God? If not, then you’re leaving yourself vulnerable to spiritual attacks. Learn more about the protective gear that God provides for every believer, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
16
2021
In military battles, it’s important to gather intelligence about the opposition. Shouldn’t we do the same in spiritual warfare? Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg answers this question and more as we begin a new study in Ephesians 6. Listen...
Jun
15
2021
When we learn about Daniel’s lifelong integrity, we may aspire to become more like him. But is that the reason Scripture records his story? Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg shifts the spotlight off Daniel and points it to God, where it belongs. Listen...
Jun
14
2021
In the midst of his royal banquet, King Belshazzar was literally confronted by God’s hand writing a cryptic message on the palace wall. Discover what this extraordinary event teaches us about finding refuge in God, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
12
2021
There’s no shortage of books on parenting. Everyone seems to have an opinion! But God has given us clear, concise instruction. Children should obey their parents—and He also tells us why. Hear more when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
11
2021
The expression “The writing’s on the wall” warns of impending misfortune. In his Babylonian palace, Belshazzar saw the writing—but did the pagan king get the message? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
10
2021
As king over a great empire, Nebuchadnezzar enjoyed an easy, prosperous life—until a dream led to a lesson in humility. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explains why we must swallow our pride before we can acknowledge God’s sovereign authority. Listen...
Jun
9
2021
“Where’s God in all of this?” Many of us have asked this question recently. Where do we turn when life seems out of control? Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg examines a powerful king’s discovery of who’s ultimately in charge. Listen...
Jun
8
2021
In today’s world, serving God isn’t exactly popular. The same was true in Daniel’s day, when the pagan culture of Babylon rejected God. Not everyone folded under pressure, though. Hear how they stood firm, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
7
2021
King Nebuchadnezzar required everyone to bow down and worship a golden image he’d erected in his honor. A fiery furnace awaited any who refused. So why didn’t Daniel’s friends simply go along with the crowd? Find out on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
5
2021
God commands children to obey their parents. Seems pretty straightforward, right? Then why is parenting so complicated? Learn more about the challenging responsibility of raising children in the way they should go. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
4
2021
The prophetic passages of the Bible weren’t written so we’d waste time predicting important dates. Find out the real reason the book of Daniel gives us insight into God’s kingdom. Study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
3
2021
It’s hard to imagine learning anything from the troubling dreams of an ancient tyrant—but it’s possible! Find out what King Nebuchadnezzar’s insecurities teach us about our own lives. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
2
2021
If we were kidnapped and forced to assume a new identity in a foreign land, we might question God’s sovereignty. Discover how young Daniel continued to trust in the Lord despite experiencing this exact situation. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jun
1
2021
In a culture that’s increasingly hostile towards Christianity, how are we supposed to live? Is it enough to remind ourselves that this world isn’t our home? Alistair Begg addresses these concerns on Truth For Life as we begin a study in the book of Daniel. Listen...
May
31
2021
Sometimes we just don’t think we’re skilled or talented enough to serve God. But is this a valid concern? Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg assures us that when it comes to serving Jesus, each of us has a unique role to fulfill. Listen...
May
29
2021
The Bible makes it clear that husbands should love their wives. That may seem obvious—but do we fully understand what it means? Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg takes a closer look at the high standard Jesus sets by the way He loves His church. Listen...
May
28
2021
Who’s made a difference in your life? Whose words of encouragement or acts of kindness left an unforgettable impression? It doesn’t happen by accident! Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg challenges us to consider what kind of legacy we’ll leave. Listen...
May
27
2021
Every tombstone represents a life once lived. Names and dates are etched in stone, but their legacies are engraved in the memories of those who knew them. How do you want to be remembered? Hear more when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
26
2021
We’ve all heard the phrase “Life is short”—and the older we get, the truer it seems. Find out how this truth can affect the way we live and the legacy we’ll leave behind. Don’t miss this compelling message on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
25
2021
Are we settling for a watered-down faith? There’s a huge difference between telling someone what they want to hear and sharing what they need to hear. That’s why Paul refused to compromise the Gospel message. Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
24
2021
God’s mission was clear when He called Paul to preach the Gospel. But how would Paul present God’s Word to an unbelieving culture? Find out why he opted for an unconventional approach. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
22
2021
Like a slow-leaking tire, a neglected marriage will eventually collapse. That’s certainly not God’s design, though! Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg examines how a marriage is impacted when a husband loves his wife “as Christ loved the church.” Listen...
May
21
2021
What do we need to know to become a Christian? Surprisingly, it can be boiled down to two main things. Find out what they are when you join us on Truth For Life, where Alistair Begg examines an encounter between Jesus and a blind beggar named Bartimaeus. Listen...
May
20
2021
As king of Israel, David acquired power, then abused it. When confronted by his sin, however, he realized that none of his acquisitions could diminish his guilt. Discover how David’s conscience was finally cured, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
19
2021
It’s one thing to say we trust in God and quite another to back it up with action. Gideon obeyed God even when asked to employ a military strategy that defied human logic. Find out what he learned by relying on God, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
18
2021
With familiar Bible stories, we often assume we’ve already grasped the lesson—but we may be missing the point. Learn how to approach Gideon’s story from a fresh perspective as we study the book of Judges together on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
17
2021
Do you think you’re too weak to be used by God? Then perhaps you’ve not accounted for His great power! Discover how God used Gideon’s weakness to confront evil and deliver an entire nation. Study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
15
2021
Submission to authority isn’t a popular concept in the twenty-first century. So why does God require wives to submit to the authority of their husbands? Hear about God’s ultimate design for Christian marriage. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
14
2021
When life is easy, we may be quick to forget about God. What happens when we stop listening to Him and start relying on ourselves? Learn from Gideon’s experience as you study along with us at Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
13
2021
Many people are quick to share their thoughts and opinions. The voices around us can be heard loud and clear. But are we listening to what God has to say? Join us as we consider this challenging subject on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
12
2021
The apostle Paul took Timothy under his wing and encouraged, taught, and counseled him in ministry. What expectations did Paul lay out for this young pastor? Hear the answer when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
11
2021
Pastoring a local church can be challenging. It’s no small task to follow Christ’s example and reflect His character as we interact with others. Discover what a Christ-shaped ministry looks like when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
10
2021
This world has its fair share of problems and brokenness. As society searches for answers, God’s people have a tremendous opportunity for ministry. So how should we approach it? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
8
2021
We’re frequently encouraged to strengthen our marriages. So why is it so difficult to stay on course? Discover what happens to a marriage when we shift our focus away from Christ. Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg examines the Christian family. Listen...
May
7
2021
The closing prayer in the book of Hebrews demonstrates the author’s thorough understanding of Scripture. Join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg to find out what this prayer teaches us about God’s accomplishments through Jesus. Listen...
May
6
2021
Salvation isn’t based upon good works. So apart from being considered kind citizens, why should we help others? Study along with us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explains why believers should be first in line when it comes to doing good. Listen...
May
5
2021
Fulfilling one’s duty might seem like an old-fashioned concept. But is this truly the case? Find out how we express gratitude to God by fulfilling our Christian duty. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
4
2021
Most likely, we’d be offended if someone called us a disgrace—but it can be considered a compliment in the life of a Christian. Discover why the book of Hebrews calls believers to embrace the privilege of disgrace on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
3
2021
Scripture commands us to show kindness to strangers and care for the needy. But sometimes our lives feel so busy that we don’t reach out to others like we should. Learn how to put biblical principles into practice on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
May
1
2021
Life is full of uncertainty. The past year alone demonstrated how quickly things can change. Believers, however, can rest assured that God’s Word and faithfulness endure forever. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg examines this reliable promise. Listen...
Apr
30
2021
Believers are members of God’s family. We may differ from each other and won’t always agree, but we’re all called to live in a way that pleases God. What does that look like? Find out when you study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
29
2021
The Christian life is like a marathon that requires steady, lifelong perseverance. Starting strong may be easy, but how do we ensure a faithful finish? Discover the essentials of spiritual maturity on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
28
2021
Discipline isn’t an enjoyable topic to discuss—and experiencing it is even worse! So why does God discipline us? Listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg as we seek deeper understanding and appreciation for the Father’s discipline in our lives. Listen...
Apr
27
2021
When we commit ourselves to Jesus as Savior, we’re counted as God’s children. But how does our Father express His love, and how can we be certain that we’re part of His family? Hear the answer when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
26
2021
Hebrews 12 compares the Christian life to a race. Believers are challenged to steadily persevere until we reach the finish line. So how well are you running your race? Find out when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
24
2021
Family celebrations are supposed to be festive. Anger and resentment, however, can spoil the party atmosphere. Find out what an obedient but stubborn attitude revealed about a son’s relationship with his father. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
23
2021
Have you ever obeyed instructions that didn’t seem to make sense? Joshua did just that. Find out how he and his men conquered an entire city in seven days while barely making a sound. That’s our subject on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
22
2021
The Israelites started strong in their march out of Egypt. When they realized they were being pursued, though, they became fearful and began complaining. Hear how God and Moses responded to this discouraged group, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
21
2021
Bible stories are often wonderfully descriptive. They help us visualize men like Jacob and Moses who were known for their faithfulness to God. Hear about the life-defining moments of these Old Testament figures on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
20
2021
We could all use encouragement in difficult times. Discover how the early Christians were emboldened by the inspiring stories of their faithful predecessors. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg takes a closer look at Hebrews 11. Listen...
Apr
19
2021
God instructed Abraham to pack up and move without telling him where he’d be going—and Abraham obeyed! How does his faithfulness help us discover God’s calling and purpose for our own lives? Find out when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
17
2021
When the Prodigal Son was honored with a homecoming party, his older brother was in no mood to celebrate. He refused to participate in the festivities. Why didn’t he accept the father’s invitation? Hear the answer on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
16
2021
Faith means believing and obeying God’s Word. So how can we follow the examples of the men and women mentioned in Hebrews 11, who were commended for their faith? Study along with us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg examines what it means to believe God. Listen...
Apr
15
2021
Hebrews 11 is like a portrait gallery of men and women commended for their faith in God. Their remarkable testimonies are told in the Old Testament. How can these ancient stories inspire our faith today? Hear the answer on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
14
2021
Christ’s ascension into heaven marked the completion of His earthly mission, yet Scripture says He’s still working on our behalf. So what’s Jesus doing now? Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg outlines the ongoing ministry of our ascended King. Listen...
Apr
13
2021
When Jesus fulfilled His earthly mission, He left His followers to return to His Father. The disciples’ commission, though, was just beginning. How did they react to Christ’s departure? Find out when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
12
2021
The Gospel story doesn’t end with Jesus’ death and resurrection. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg teaches that without Christ’s ascension into heaven, His redeeming work would've been incomplete. Find out where Jesus is and what He’s doing now. Listen...
Apr
10
2021
The Prodigal Son was overwhelmed by his dad’s warm welcome home. But what if he’d pridefully rejected his father’s kindness? Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg examines how pride can cause us to miss our heavenly Father’s loving embrace. Listen...
Apr
9
2021
To prove He had come back to life, Christ showed the disciples His hands and feet. He then led them in a Bible study. Find out what Jesus taught His followers after His resurrection. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
8
2021
It’s hard to imagine how the disciples felt at Jesus’ postresurrection appearances. Scripture, though, actually gives us an honest portrayal of their emotional ups and downs. Hear more when you study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
7
2021
The thought of spending eternity in heaven should fill us with joy—but it doesn’t always do so. Maybe that’s because our idea of heaven isn’t based in Scripture. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg considers what will become of our earthly bodies. Listen...
Apr
6
2021
Caught up in our circumstances, we often miss the big picture. That’s what happened on the road to Emmaus: the disciples failed to recognize the risen Savior, though He walked right beside them! Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
5
2021
It’s hard to imagine being unaware that we’re in Jesus’ company—yet that’s precisely what happened to Christ’s disciples on their journey to Emmaus. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explains how to see Jesus for who He really is. Listen...
Apr
4
2021
Jesus’ death left the disciples in fear and disbelief. With no “Plan B,” all hope seemed lost. They didn’t need a back-up plan, though; they needed a Savior. Hear an encouraging message about faith and forgiveness, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
2
2021
After Christ’s crucifixion, two disciples struggled to make sense out of life as they traveled from Jerusalem to Emmaus. The tomb was empty and all seemed hopeless. Where was Jesus when they needed Him most? Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Apr
1
2021
Upon arrival at Jesus’ tomb, several women’s unexpected discovery left them speechless—but not for long! What can we learn from their role in the miraculous resurrection story? Find out when you study along with us at Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
31
2021
Luke’s Gospel carefully records the details of Jesus’ resurrection. It was early morning when several women made their way to the tomb. Discover how their story provides proof that Jesus rose from the dead. Tune in to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
30
2021
There’ll always be skeptics who don’t believe Jesus rose from the grave. Their arguments, however, can’t invalidate God’s truth. So what do we need to know to effectively tell this amazing story? Hear the answer on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
29
2021
Few deny that Jesus was crucified and buried. But why is there still so much debate surrounding His resurrection? Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg presents historical evidence supporting the fact that Christ did indeed rise from the dead. Listen...
Mar
28
2021
If you wonder what God’s like, you’re in good company! Thankfully, He didn’t make it a secret. Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg takes a closer look at what Luke chapter 19 reveals about God’s heart and character. Listen...
Mar
26
2021
Some of us find it difficult to declare that we follow Jesus. So what does Scripture have to say about it? On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg teaches us about Joseph of Arimathea, a distinguished man who made the difficult choice to reveal his faith in Christ. Listen...
Mar
25
2021
Imagine the scene in Jerusalem when Jesus was crucified. Darkness swallowed the midday sun as the temple curtain was torn in two—but that wasn’t all that took place. Hear the rest of the story when you tune in to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
24
2021
Jesus’ death was a pivotal event in history. So why are so few details provided in Luke’s Gospel? The main question isn’t how Jesus died but why. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg studies three significant events surrounding the crucifixion. Listen...
Mar
23
2021
A free gift brings joy to some of us, but not everyone reacts the same way. Our differences become especially clear when it comes to God’s gift of salvation. Learn about two completely different responses to God’s grace on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
22
2021
The agony Christ endured amidst the mocking crowds during His crucifixion makes His response toward His captors all the more staggering. Hear how Jesus reacted to His tormentors with a prayer and a promise. Join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
20
2021
The Prodigal Son left home to live life his way. His plan soon led to disaster, though, and he humbly returned home. In his father’s warm welcome, we catch a glimpse of God’s amazing love. Hear more when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
19
2021
When Christ’s death on the cross was recorded, little was said about the details of His physical suffering. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explains that the Gospel writers’ focus wasn’t on Jesus the sufferer but on Christ the Savior. Listen...
Mar
18
2021
After Jesus was unfairly tried and condemned to death, He had to carry His own cross. People wept because of His suffering—but Jesus wasn’t looking for sympathy. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg examines why Jesus said, “Do not weep for me.” Listen...
Mar
17
2021
When Jesus could no longer carry His cross, the soldiers assigned the task to a passerby named Simon. His simple act presents a striking picture. What can we learn from this man? Find out on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
16
2021
Forced to make a decision about Jesus, Pilate couldn’t commit to what he knew was right. Repeated attempts to declare Christ’s innocence were met with angry shouts from the crowd—so Pilate made a choice. Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
15
2021
Herod had plenty of questions when he finally got his long-awaited encounter with Jesus. Instead of getting answers, though, his inquiries were met with silence. Why did Jesus refuse to respond? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
13
2021
Most of us are familiar with the Prodigal Son’s story: after squandering his inheritance on sinful pursuits, he returned home to plead for his father’s mercy. Discover what this story teaches us about God’s amazing love on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
12
2021
When we obey God, others’ lives may be affected. In Acts 8, an Ethiopian official’s life was transformed because of Philip’s obedience. Discover how God uses unexpected encounters to reach others with the Gospel, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
11
2021
Many of us worry about our children’s future. Scripture is clear that we shouldn’t be anxious—but how are we supposed to handle the stress of parenting? Find out how to hold onto God’s promises for your children on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
10
2021
Sometimes, a simple “Good morning!” seems to make our kids cringe. Is this what the Bible refers to as “exasperating” our children? Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg answers this question and identifies several major challenges parents face. Listen...
Mar
9
2021
In today’s culture, discipline and parental authority seem to be increasingly frowned upon. Yet children need parents who are committed to teaching them well. Discover how the book of Proverbs addresses this dilemma, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
8
2021
Is it possible to think too highly of our children? It’s a good question to consider if we really want to know how to teach them well. Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explains what the book of Proverbs says about loving children wisely. Listen...
Mar
6
2021
Demanding his inheritance and leaving his father’s house, the Prodigal Son set out to find fulfillment. Instead, he discovered a need he didn’t know he had. Don’t miss this message about the Father’s amazing love on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
5
2021
While sin may appear attractive, it comes at a high cost. The book of Proverbs cautions against falling prey to its allure. So how can we stay faithful to God and committed in marriage? Find out when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
4
2021
Whenever we read “Listen…” in the book of Proverbs, the words that follow are vitally important, and the caution delivered should be taken seriously. Study along with us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg delivers a message warning us against adultery. Listen...
Mar
3
2021
Most of us are aware that words can be used to harm or to heal, to tear others down or build them up. But did you know that words can also serve as a deceitful disguise? Learn about the dangerous effects of empty words on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
2
2021
The book of Proverbs offers wisdom for real-life issues—so it shouldn’t surprise us that it has a few things to say about how we express ourselves. Hear how Scripture sheds light on the effects of our words. Join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Mar
1
2021
Others’ success should be cause for celebration. A jealous spirit, though, may incline us to hope for the worst rather than wish for their best. Hear about the destructive consequences of unchecked jealousy, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
27
2021
Although Jesus often urged His listeners to pay attention to His teachings, the religious leaders resisted hearing about God’s amazing love. Their attitude reveals the greatest barrier between God and man. Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
26
2021
When we’re lax about household chores, it quickly becomes obvious. But how can we tell if we’re slacking off in relationships—especially with the Lord? Find out more about an aspect of laziness that’s often overlooked, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
25
2021
How can we resist pursuing ease and pleasure in a culture that places these values on a pedestal? It’s not easy, but Proverbs points us in the right direction. Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg teaches us God’s plan to help us overcome laziness. Listen...
Feb
24
2021
Why would a true friend tell us something about ourselves we don’t want to hear? Learn the answer and discover the qualities of lasting friendship as we kick off a new series in Proverbs on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
23
2021
It’s not easy to talk about God’s goodness when life becomes difficult—but that may be when we most need reminded. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explains why it’s so important to recall God’s faithfulness during troubling times. Listen...
Feb
22
2021
At one time or another, most of us have felt completely hopeless. We don’t need to give in to despair, though! Find out how to rely on God’s faithfulness when life’s circumstances seem insurmountable, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
20
2021
Members of God’s family enjoy privileges as well as responsibilities. While we benefit from fellowship with others, every church member also has a unique role to fulfill. Find out where you fit in when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
19
2021
In our get-it-done-now culture, patience isn’t a skill we practice. However, as we busily seek immediate gratification in things that can never satisfy, God patiently waits. Find out why He’s waiting when you tune in to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
18
2021
Patience doesn’t come naturally for many of us. Often, we’re too impatient to develop it! Thankfully, it’s part of who God is, and it’s the motivation behind what He does and doesn’t do. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg examines God’s patience. Listen...
Feb
17
2021
While biblical knowledge and spiritual gifts are helpful, they don’t necessarily indicate spiritual maturity. Genuine Christianity is measured by God’s presence in our lives. How do we know He’s at work? Find out on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
16
2021
Until Jesus returns or calls us home, we’ll never achieve perfection. Even so, our lives should reflect spiritual growth and maturity. So what’s the real evidence that God is at work? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
15
2021
Many of us are familiar with 1 Corinthians 13’s description of love: it always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres, and never fails. We might’ve memorized the words, but are we putting them into action? Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
13
2021
Some Christians are reluctant to join a local church. The apostle Paul, however, taught that it’s our responsibility and privilege to do so. Find out why church membership is a vital part of belonging to God’s family, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
12
2021
Sometimes, rather than deal with offenses, we merely sweep them under the rug. Is that actually a loving thing to do? Find out how love should be expressed as we continue our study of 1 Corinthians 13 on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
11
2021
It’s not always easy to forgive people who’ve hurt us in the past. In 1 Corinthians 13, though, we find that genuine love doesn’t keep a record of wrongs. Discover more about the challenging aspects of Christian love, on Truth for Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
10
2021
Expressing Christ-like love involves a lot more than simply telling others how we feel. Like an exercise routine, it requires hard work and discipline. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explains why love necessitates action. Listen...
Feb
9
2021
Some Bible passages reveal life truths that are uncomfortable to hear—like the fact that apart from Jesus, we’re just “noisy nuisances.” Find out why our actions need to be grounded in Christ-like love, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
8
2021
Is there any point in pursuing happiness? Is it ultimately an exercise in futility? Study along with us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explores Psalm 32 for answers to these pertinent questions. Listen...
Feb
6
2021
When we become Christians, we also become part of the body of Christ, known as His church. So is it really necessary to be members of a local church? Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg examines the Bible’s perspective on belonging. Listen...
Feb
5
2021
God promises to forgive our past, but He doesn’t leave us alone to stumble through the present. Instead, He provides us with personal guidance. What kind of instruction can we expect from Him? Find out when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
4
2021
When past mistakes threaten to paralyze our present and derail our future, we need to remember that our all-knowing God wants to help. His lessons bring direction for today as well as tomorrow. Be sure to listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
3
2021
Most of us agree that we can learn from our mistakes. So how do we avoid repeating past failures? We’ve been promised perfect instruction, but are we ready and willing to learn? Find out when you study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
2
2021
King David found the burden of his sin unbearable. Realizing that if he just did his part, God would take care of the rest, David ran to, rather than from, the Lord. Hear more of this incredible story of redemption on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Feb
1
2021
In a web of lies and deceit, King David tried to hide his sin from others—but he couldn’t hide it from himself. How does God use our guilty consciences to bring us back to Him? Find out when you tune in to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
30
2021
Why do we continue to sin after we’ve committed our lives to Christ? Shouldn’t this be a case of “one and done”? Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg helps us understand why believers battle sin even after salvation. Listen...
Jan
29
2021
The Puritans described the book of Psalms as a “medicine chest for the soul.” It isn’t effective for everyone, though. Learn about two kinds of conscience that feel sin’s burden. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
28
2021
King David’s attempt to cover up a long list of wrongdoings only left him feeling depleted. Thankfully, he didn’t feel that way forever. Find out how God’s intervention set David’s guilty conscience free, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
27
2021
In the book of Psalms, King David helps us understand how to be truly happy. Surprisingly, his insight came at a time in his life when he was plagued by a guilty conscience! Discover the keys to happiness, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
26
2021
Imagine refusing the only treatment guaranteed to cure your illness. The outcome could be fatal. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg uses a similar illustration to explain what happens when we reject the one remedy that offers eternal hope. Listen...
Jan
25
2021
John’s Gospel teaches that religious leaders aren’t necessarily spiritually wise. In fact, the Pharisees’ self-proclaimed wisdom revealed just the opposite. But how does that apply to us? Find out what the Bible says on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
23
2021
When we declare our faith in Jesus, we communicate our belief with words. The real test, though, is not about what we say but whether or not we obey. Tune in for a message about behaving. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
22
2021
Evangelism in its purest form is about rescued sinners reaching out to rescue other sinners. It begins with three faith-filled words: “Lord, I believe.” Learn how to become a light in the darkness, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
21
2021
Much of our day is spent answering emails, phone calls, and questions that often expect immediate replies. While they may be important, learn about the one response that’ll determine your eternal destiny, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
20
2021
The blind man in John 9 couldn’t understand why the Pharisees wouldn’t believe his story. The Pharisees couldn’t admit that Jesus was the Son of God—or maybe they just wouldn’t! Hear the full story when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
19
2021
When the Pharisees asked a man who was born blind how he regained his vision, his explanation was simple. His logic, on the other hand, caused quite a stir! Study along with us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg examines this vital conversation. Listen...
Jan
18
2021
When Jesus healed a man who’d been blind from birth, it should’ve caused others to believe. To discredit Him, though, the Pharisees denied the miracle. Instead of faith, their formal inquiry instilled fear. Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
16
2021
Passing the Gospel message to the next generation requires a solid understanding of basic Christian doctrine. Are you prepared to undertake that challenge? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
15
2021
Normally, we think of dress-up as kids’ play—but in the New Testament, we find a group of Pharisees engaging in a religious version of this game. Find out how they responded when a blind man dressed them down. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
14
2021
Sometimes we deceive ourselves into thinking an urgent situation isn’t really so bad. This can easily happen when churches relax their teaching standards. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg explains why maintaining a Gospel focus is imperative. Listen...
Jan
13
2021
Some people assume that disease and illness are caused by one’s sin. But what did Jesus say about that? Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg considers how a blind man’s story challenges some common misconceptions about suffering. Listen...
Jan
12
2021
Conversations about controversial topics can be difficult. But that didn’t stop Jesus from sharing the Gospel! Find out what happened after a candid discussion between Christ and an outcast woman. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
11
2021
Like Jesus’ followers in John 4, we sometimes get distracted and lose sight of more important matters. Focused so intently on their lunch, they missed a golden opportunity. Listen as Alistair Begg uses their story as a wake-up call on Truth For Life. Listen...
Jan
9
2021
Whether we’ve been believers for decades or only recently have come to faith, it’s important to know what we believe. To understand the foundations of our faith, we’re going back to Christian basics on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
8
2021
On a routine trip to the well, an outcast woman’s life was forever changed when Jesus asked her for a drink. While standing with an empty jar, she was confronted by a need only Christ could fill. Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
7
2021
When an outcast Samaritan woman met Jesus at a well, she couldn’t have imagined how His simple request for water would drastically change her life. How did one question become the talk of the town? Hear the answer on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
6
2021
When a crowd of five thousand got hungry, the disciples implored Jesus to send them away. Instead, Christ instructed the disciples to feed the masses. Discover how this simple command became a lesson for all of us, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
5
2021
When Christ transforms our lives, people notice the difference. The change He makes in us becomes our story to share. So, do you have what it takes to be an evangelist? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
4
2021
When we reflect on our spiritual condition before Christ, we realize how desperate we were. Does that reality motivate us to share the Gospel? Start 2021 with an important message about evangelizing, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
2
2021
Becoming a Christian isn’t something you accomplish by yourself. The experience is like the story of the man in Luke’s Gospel who suffered from a dreadful disease and cried out for cleansing. Hear what happened next, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Jan
1
2021
Only by God’s grace can we do justly, love mercy, and walk humbly. Join us as we unpack the meaning of these often misunderstood commands and learn how to express the Gospel through action. That’s our subject on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
31
2020
No one wants to be gripped by fear—yet the events of 2020 have shaken all of us. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explains how the world’s brokenness can prompt questions about our knowledge of God and His requirements. Listen...
Dec
30
2020
“What do I believe?” This straightforward question seems increasingly difficult to answer, especially in today’s collapsing culture. Learn how to answer the next generation’s questions about themselves and humanity on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
29
2020
Scripture’s authority is an important subject at the very heart of many studies. Have you ever wondered what Jesus believed about the Bible? Hear the answer to this intriguing question from the apostles’ perspective on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
28
2020
Eating a turkey dinner with all the trimmings is a great way to satisfy hunger. But what’s the best way to satisfy spiritual hunger? Listen to Truth for Life as Alistair Begg examines Mary’s song in Luke 1 to understand how to ease restless hearts. Listen...
Dec
26
2020
Nativity scenes often include at least one camel and three kings bearing gifts. But the Bible doesn’t place them at the manger! Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg takes a closer look at these wise men whose travels ultimately led to Jesus. Listen...
Dec
25
2020
God’s promises are guaranteed—even if they seem impossible. His purposes were inconceivable to Abraham and Sarah. Yet God’s declarations in Genesis are what we celebrate on Christmas and throughout the year. Hear more on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
24
2020
Through His covenant with Abraham, God promised to bless all families of the earth. So how is this ancient promise significant for us today? Be sure to listen as we continue our new Christmas study on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
23
2020
When searching for details about Christmas, the book of Genesis probably wouldn’t be the first place we’d look. How can the story of Noah and the provision of an ark point us to Jesus? Hear the answer on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
22
2020
Adam and Eve couldn’t possibly have imagined the effect their sin would have on the entire world. By the time Noah enters the pages of Scripture, sin’s darkness is rampant. How bad did it get? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
21
2020
When Adam and Eve ate the forbidden fruit in the garden of Eden, sin—and its consequences—entered the world. But how does all of this connect to the birth of Christ? Join us as we discover Christmas in Genesis on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
19
2020
In the Gospel of Matthew, we’re told that a group of wise men traveled hundreds of miles to find a cosmic wonder called the star of Bethlehem. Find out who they were and what they actually discovered. That’s our focus on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
18
2020
When Adam and Eve doubted God’s goodness in the garden of Eden, it triggered a tragic chain of consequences. Yet despite their rebellion, we still find the promise of a cure! Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg teaches us about the hope of Christmas. Listen...
Dec
17
2020
Money, success, and pleasure can’t satisfy our deepest longings. This realization may disappoint us and make life seem trivial. Learn how to deal with the inevitable disillusionment that comes from “chasing the wind,” on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
16
2020
There are many ways to deal with adversity—but Psalm 31 shows that self-pity shouldn’t be one of them. Discover the benefits of placing confidence in Christ as we conclude our series about God’s providence, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
15
2020
If you tend to worry or feel overwhelmed by life’s circumstances, you’re not alone! When overcome by uncertainty, it’s comforting to know there’s a place to rest our anxious heads. Find out where peace is found, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
14
2020
Are you resting in the assurance that God is in control of your life? It’s only possible when we trust that our times are in His hands. Join us as we learn how to anchor ourselves in the truth of God’s providence, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
12
2020
For many, December is filled with a flurry of activities designed to point us toward Advent. In all the busyness, though, do we truly understand what we’re celebrating? Get to “The Crux of Christmas” when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
11
2020
When the world seems to spin out of control, we might feel thrown off balance and wonder if God really cares. How do we deal with life’s ups and downs? Study along with us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg teaches us to relinquish fear to God. Listen...
Dec
10
2020
After losing a loved one, we can sometimes feel overwhelmed by grief. Paul, however, didn’t want us to be ignorant about certain truths concerning death. What can we know for sure? Find out when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
9
2020
When believers lose a loved one, we grieve and mourn just like everybody else—with one exception. Find out what that is, and hear how the Bible brings clarity to the issues surrounding grief. That’s our subject on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
8
2020
We’re called to honor God with our bodies because they’re the Holy Spirit’s temple. But what does the Bible say about how we should treat bodies after death? Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg takes a challenging look at burial and cremation. Listen...
Dec
7
2020
The thought of dying terrifies many of us, so we routinely avoid the topic. The Bible, however, offers comforting assurance for believers who “fall asleep” in Jesus. Join us for a message on death and dying, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
5
2020
Some people sugarcoat Christmas with faulty ideas about how to make it “the most wonderful time of the year.” So what’s the secret to experiencing a meaningful holiday season? Hear the answer when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
4
2020
Can we avoid hardship by obeying and devoting ourselves to Christ? It’s tempting to think so—but good behavior won’t actually insulate us from life’s trials. Discover how to rest in a world where storms are inevitable, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
3
2020
In Genesis 40, Joseph faced a seemingly relentless string of disappointments from family, friends, and employers. How did he handle it? Study along with us on Truth for Life as Alistair Begg explains the best way to deal with life’s crushing blows. Listen...
Dec
2
2020
Death isn’t a popular subject—but maybe it should be! After all, we can’t live peacefully until we trust God’s promises for our future. Find out why a biblical view of death and dying is essential, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Dec
1
2020
Is honesty really the best policy? Telling the truth isn’t always easy and sometimes causes complications. Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg examines what happened when Joseph delivered some devastating news to a fellow prisoner. Listen...
Nov
30
2020
Why do we exist? Many of us ask this question, seeking assurance that our lives have purpose and meaning. Find out how one man confronted these issues while imprisoned for a crime he didn’t commit. That’s the subject on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
28
2020
When John’s vision of the heavenly throne revealed a scroll that nobody could open, he wept bitterly—until he was reminded of God’s provision. Discover the significance of the Lamb on the Throne when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
27
2020
Wrong choices have consequences; we expect to be disciplined for breaking the law. It seems unfair, though, to endure punishment for doing what’s right. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg explains what to do when life doesn’t make sense. Listen...
Nov
26
2020
A commitment to follow Christ doesn’t guarantee an easy life—yet we’re often surprised when troubles come our way. How can we respond biblically when life seems unfair and suffering seems unjust? Hear the answer on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
25
2020
Some of us think joy is reserved for a select few who are free from trouble and affliction. But what if we could have a joyful attitude in the midst of our trials? Learn how to view circumstances from a godly perspective on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
24
2020
Others’ lives can look tempting when we’re in the midst of trials. Somehow, their grass seems greener. Truthfully, though, nobody’s life is perfect. Find out how we can face our challenges and disappointments, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
23
2020
Our days on earth may be painful and disappointing. In the midst of trials, our minds wrestle to make sense of it all. What is God’s purpose for suffering? For the answer, be sure to tune in to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
21
2020
Revelation 5 paints a picture of Christ unlike any other. Studying this passage elevates our perception of the one who deserves our unbridled affection and praise. We’re talking about Jesus, the Lamb on the Throne, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
20
2020
Many of us react to suffering by either trying to ignore the pain or letting it overwhelm us. How can we respond biblically instead? Hear the answer as we recall God’s faithfulness in affliction on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
19
2020
Why do bad things happen to good people? That’s a puzzling question—but the answer isn’t a secret! On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg directs us to the Bible for insight when life seems unfair. Listen...
Nov
18
2020
From world tragedies to painful circumstances in our personal lives, suffering is universal. Does it have to be this way, though? Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg turns to God’s Word to explain why suffering exists. Listen...
Nov
17
2020
Before the plot to kill Jesus materialized, He spoke privately to His disciples about a future judgment day. His words serve as a wake-up call for Christians to this day. Find out why on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
16
2020
Prior to His crucifixion, Jesus described a future day when heaven and earth will pass away. So what does His warning mean for us today? Learn how to prepare for the coming of the Son of Man when you study along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
14
2020
Even the most respected world leaders have failed to bring about lasting peace. There’s only one Ruler powerful enough to accomplish what all others could not. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg turns our attention to Christ, the Divine King. Listen...
Nov
13
2020
The Bible teaches that all that is wrong will be made right when the Son of Man returns. Justice will be served perfectly by God Himself! Study along with us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg examines Scripture’s revelations about Christ’s second coming. Listen...
Nov
12
2020
Persecution, earthquakes, famine, wars, tribulation… Sound familiar? Jesus said these events would signal the end of the age. So what do we make of His warning, and how should believers respond? Hear the answers on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
11
2020
Jesus spoke about a future day of tribulation unlike anything the disciples had ever experienced. Human suffering would signal the end of the age. What can we make of these warnings? Do they apply to us today? Find out on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
10
2020
Forewarning His disciples about the coming end of the age, Jesus told them to watch for certain signs that would be like the labor pains that precede childbirth. Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg takes a closer look at Christ’s ominous prophecy. Listen...
Nov
9
2020
When Jesus described the future destruction of the temple, His mysterious comments ignited speculation amongst His disciples about the end of the age. Listen as we explore the practical implications of Christ’s warning on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
7
2020
On the first Palm Sunday, hearts were stirred as Christ rode into Jerusalem on a donkey. Looking back, this moment clearly represented the declaration of Jesus as the divine King. Celebrate His royalty along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
6
2020
Through a conversation about the temple in Jerusalem, Jesus equipped believers of all generations for “the end of the age.” Hear an enlightening message about the coming kingdom, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
5
2020
In Mark 13, Jesus gives an alarming and confusing description of the end of the world as we know it. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg takes a closer look at the context of Jesus’ warning and its implications for our lives. Listen...
Nov
4
2020
Impatient with hypocrisy? You’re in good company! Jesus was quick to expose duplicity—especially in proud, greedy, self-righteous religious leaders. Learn how to spot hypocrisy when you join us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Nov
3
2020
When two opposing notions are equally true, it can feel like a riddle. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg takes a look at a rhetorical question from Jesus that seems to pit one truth against another. Discover how biblical context solves the mystery. Listen...
Nov
2
2020
After answering several questions intended to catch Him off guard, Jesus turned the tables on the religious leaders and posed a question about His ties to King David. Discover the meaning behind His puzzling question, on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
31
2020
What does Jesus’ title of Great High Priest imply? For a better picture of Christ’s role as our High Priest and to understand how this impacts our lives today, listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
30
2020
No one is “almost” born again! Jesus was absolutely clear about the requirements for salvation—and it takes more than sincerity or a good heart. Examine this life-and-death issue along with us on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
29
2020
When a religious scribe sincerely asked which commandment was the most important, Jesus saw right into the man’s heart. Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg examines Christ’s clear response, which became the moral benchmark for generations to come. Listen...
Oct
28
2020
When Sadducees attempted to expose Jesus with a thorny question about marriage in the afterlife, He saw right through their hypocrisy. Hear a comforting message about the resurrection and relationships in heaven on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
27
2020
Plotting to discredit Jesus, religious legalists publicly posed impossible questions, hoping He’d slip up. Hear about one of those showdowns and Jesus’ masterful response. That’s on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
26
2020
Known for their strict legalistic devotion to religious traditions, the Pharisees cornered Jesus with a politically charged question about paying taxes. Listen to Truth For Life as Alistair Begg examines Christ’s wise and straightforward answer. Listen...
Oct
24
2020
The title “Great High Priest” resonated with first-century believers. Today, though, this description of Jesus can leave us scratching our heads. On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg explains how Jesus’ fulfillment of this role gives us privileged access to God. Listen...
Oct
23
2020
Does God command believers to pay taxes? When the Pharisees cornered Jesus with this thorny question, did He side with the government? Learn from Christ’s masterful response when you listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
22
2020
Jesus told stories not to entertain His audience but to clarify His teaching. Join us on Truth For Life as Alistair Begg helps us understand Christ’s parable about a landlord who mistreated his tenants—and the resulting perilous judgment. Listen...
Oct
21
2020
While pastors aren’t responsible for their flocks’ behavior, Scripture is clear that they should do everything possible to promote godliness. Learn more about Paul’s command to “present everyone mature in Christ,” on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...
Oct
20
2020
What’s a pastor’s ultimate goal? While preaching, teaching, and warning the congregation are essential objectives, they’re not the primary purpose Paul identified. Hear an instructive message for church leaders and members on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg. Listen...