• The Raising of Dorcas by

    Necromancy, or communicating with the dead, is a form of sorcery strictly forbidden in the law of God. But there is no law against speaking life into a corpse, which is exactly what Jesus did when He called Lazarus from …

  • Message to the Elders by

    As shepherds of the church of God, elders are entrusted with the responsibility of protecting the sheep. The Apostle Paul gave detailed instructions on how to carry that out. Before Paul departed to Jerusalem, he also gave the elders a …

  • Paul’s Arrest in Jerusalem by

    When the Apostle Paul arrived in Jerusalem his last time, he received a mixed reception. The Christians warmly received him, while others wanted to kill him. The result was an angry mob, ensuing riot, and hasty arrest. Why was the …

  • Zeus and Hermes by

    During the Apostle Paul’s first missionary journey, there was a serious case of mistaken identity. The people of Lystra thought Paul was the Greek god Hermes and Barnabas was Zeus. We might expect that from ancient people outside the …

  • Epilogue by

    Without question, the Apostle Paul was a man sold-out for the gospel. To his dying day, he preached the Word every opportunity that was given him regardless of the consequence. Not all of us are called to be preachers, but …

  • Riot at Ephesus by

    As fallen sinners, we are predisposed to idolatry. Every people group in every time in every place has had its own idols. What is the church’s responsibility in our modern culture? How should we address the idols of today …

  • Entering the Kingdom by

    What is the relationship between the church and state? Does the church have the right to criticize the state’s performance as the civil magistrate? Has the church gagged herself out of fear of the government? In this weekend edition …

  • Peter’s Second Speech by

    When Peter and John told the crippled beggar to get up and walk, people marveled at the miraculous sight. Peter used that occasion to tell them the real reason they should be marveling. Continuing through the book of Acts, Dr …

  • Obeying God or Man? by

      The drama of redemption reached its climactic point with the death and resurrection of Jesus, but the story did not end there. Jesus commissioned His disciples to go into all of the world with the gospel. The book of Acts …

  • Holy Boldness by

    There was a quality about the early church that is not so recognizable in today’s church. That is not to say that no local church is without it, but as a whole, the church universal lacks the boldness of …

  • Sons of the Covenant by

    The religious leaders in Jesus’ day knew the Scriptures, yet they did not know the Lord of the Scriptures whom they had crucified. Peter tells us they acted in ignorance, but does that mean they are not guilty? Dr. Sproul …

  • Lying Donors by

    What is the greatest myth concerning tithing in the church today? ‘What is the tithe, how much should it be, and where should it go?’ are important questions Christians should ask. Examining these questions, Dr. Sproul dispels three common myths …

  • No Other Name by

    Christians are often accused of being narrow-minded for their conviction that Jesus is the only way to God. Beliefs like this do not fare well in a pluralistic society. Are Christians audacious for believing that Jesus is the only way …

  • Paul at Cyprus by

    The severity and eternal nature of hell should make anyone shudder, especially false prophets. Yet God is the one who created hell, and it is God who sends people there. What kind of Apostle would Paul be if he didn …

  • Stephen on Trial by

    The book of Acts tells us that Stephen was the first martyr. Before the Lord received him into heaven, Stephen proclaimed a message that enraged many of his hearers. But that message is not only for the Pharisees – it is …