Ligonier Blog / Monday / August 21 / 2017


  • The Perils and Promise of Social Media

    from Tim Challies Jun 28, 2011 Category: Tabletalk Magazine

    Church leaders today find themselves caught between two equally valid but competing realities. Social media have become valuable, even necessary, tools for teaching and exercising leadership. Yet Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and blogs cannot substitute for the local church, which is a living testimony to Jesus Christ. Striking the right balance requires wisdom and discernment to prioritize the local church while learning the strengths and weaknesses of social media. Keep Reading
  • Twitter Highlights (6/26/11)

    from Nathan W. Bingham Jun 26, 2011 Category: Ministry News

    Here are some highlights from the various Ligonier Twitter feeds over the past week. Keep Reading
  • Biblical Economics

    from R.C. Sproul Jr. Jun 25, 2011 Category: Articles

    My husband read Biblical Economics and learned much. What is your opinion about giving back our rental/investment property to the bank as a foreclosure? Keep Reading
  • $5 Friday: Spiritual Growth, Church & Free Will

    from Karisa Schlehr Jun 24, 2011 Category: Ligonier Resources

    Find $5 Friday resources on spiritual growth, the church, Calvin, worldviews, free will and more. Sale starts Friday at 8 a.m. and ends Saturday at 8 a.m. EST. Special thanks to Reformation Heritage Books for partnering with us this week. Keep Reading
  • Caring for Our Families

    from Tim Challies Jun 23, 2011 Category: Tabletalk Magazine

    Here is a brief excerpt from John Piper's article in the current issue of Tabletalk magazine. "A few years ago I wrote a short book on justification that was published by Crossway under the titleCounted Righteous in Christ. In one section of it I ask, 'Why would a pressured pastor with a family to care for … devote so much time and energy to the controversy over the imputation of Christ’s righteousness? Well, it is precisely because I have a family to care for, and so do hundreds of my people.' Here is part of the answer I wrote in chapter one of the book... Keep Reading
  • Get Dr. Sproul’s Series on Providence for a Donation of Any Amount

    from Karisa Schlehr Jun 21, 2011 Category: Ligonier Resources

    Have you ever attributed the events of your life to chance? Have you ever wondered how your prayers can change things if God is sovereign? In The Providence of God, R.C. Sproul explores the way God governs the universe. He shows that God is the paragon of both power and goodness. He reveals that “chance” is actually a figment of the imagination. And he shows how God guides all events without being guilty of human wickedness or destroying human freedom. This week you can get this CD series for adonation of any amount. Keep Reading