• Confession, Forgiveness, & Cleansing by

    Our understanding of how serious a problem is determines the kind of solution we will seek. For instance, a person who is experiencing an illness will often delay a visit to the doctor until he is convinced that he cannot …

  • The Content of Teaching by

    In the third message of this series, Dr. Sproul Jr. focuses his attention on the content of Christian education. He explains what Christians should teach their children, and expresses concern over the education of covenant children, for it does not …

  • The Covenant of Christian Education by

    Very few people deny the importance of both education and the educator. Dr. Sproul Jr. examines further the value of education and the teacher, declaring the task of instructing as not only a primary, Christian responsibility, but a tremendous blessing.

  • The Darkness of the Enlightenment by

  • The Desires of Your Heart by

    People are profoundly shaped by their desires and dreams. This is why Proverbs 4:23 exhorts, “Above all else, guard your heart, for it is the wellspring of life.” Any object, person, or idea that finds a foothold in …

  • The Difficulty Today by , , , ,

    Believing in the inerrancy of Scripture can bring difficulties. Often, church members are unable to explain why they believe the Bible is inerrant to questioning non-Christians. Or, a pastor is unsure as to how to deal with a difficult passage …

  • Doubting Castle by

    Giant Despair captured Pilgrim and locked him in Doubting Castle after he left the true Way. There, Pilgrim suffered terribly, but he remembered the promises of God and thereby escaped. In this session, Dr. R.C. Sproul Jr. describes how …

  • The Economic Problem of Sin: Law, Liberty & Government by

    Sin is one of the primary issues that affects economics. In this lesson, we will look at the impact of the fall on economics; the way sin affects our relationships to the creation and to other men and women; the …

  • Economics Has Consequences: The Real Effects of Sin by

    Sin has very different consequences depending on the structure of economic systems. In this lesson, we’ll look at a comparison between North and South Korea; at the way economies take sin into account; at revolutionary socialism in practice; at the …

  • Evangelizing Your Children by

    Scripture repeatedly emphasizes the importance of teaching our children (e.g., Deut. 6:7; 11:19). We are to be concerned not only with our own salvation, but with the salvation of our families. What exactly is our responsibility before …

  • The Family As a Key to Reformation by

    A covenantal, multi-generational approach to the building of God’s kingdom is necessary for an enduring reformation. Our children must be prepared to train their children to be faithful, for God has often accomplished His ends through faithful families.

  • Family Worship by

    This final lesson focuses on what Dr. Sproul considers “a royal waste of time,” a phrase that comes from the title of a book on worship. Worship remains a “waste of time,” because we do not use it as a …

  • The Function of the Family by

    In this lesson, Dr. Sproul addresses the function of the family through the background and text of Genesis 2:18. Here, God declared that it was “not good” for Adam to be alone. As a result, he made Eve as …

  • The Goal of Education by

    The covenant family endeavors to train up its children in righteousness, yet popular culture makes achieving this goal increasingly difficult. Dr. Sproul Jr. examines this issue in an attempt to encourage Christians in this task, as well as to prompt …

  • God in the Wasteland by

    The life of a Christian is often characterized by happiness and abundance. God loves to lavish good gifts upon His children, and those who know Him are reminded of His love and faithfulness when they experience His gracious blessings. However …