• To the Ends of the Earth by

      There is a lot of discussion about the purpose of the church today, leaving us with the question, what is the primary task of the church? And, what role does the ordinary Christian play in the accomplishing of that task …

  • Wheat, Tares, and Waiting for the Harvest by

      Are you a part of the visible church or the invisible church? Are there two churches? How does this harmonize with the Apostles’ Creed that says this church is one? In this message, Dr. Sproul gives us another description of …

  • When to Leave a Church by

      People leave churches all the time. But too often, people leave their church for reasons that have no biblical or theological basis. But is there a biblical or theological reason when Christians may leave there church? Is there ever a …

  • The Mother of God’s Children by

      Is it possible to have a personal relationship with Jesus and not be a member of an organized church? Some say that the Bible doesn’t actually command them to go to church. But is that true? What does the …

  • One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic by

      Do you belong to the one true church, that is, the catholic church? A true Christian would say yes. Thinking of this, Dr. Sproul examines what it means to be the “One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic” church.  

  • Sanctified People, Sanctified Space by

      To understand the meaning and mission of the church, we must first define exactly what the church is. Is the church a building or a people or both? If we speak of the church as a building, then what kind …

  • A Small Town: A Great King by

    We long to have experienced that first Christmas night. Through songs such as “O Come All Ye Faithful” and “Silent Night,” and others, we take musical pilgrimages back to Bethlehem to visit with Mary, Joseph, and the shepherds on that …

  • In the Fullness of Time by

    Is Christianity a religion of time-less truths? If so then did Jesus have a real birthday? In this series entitled The Coming of the Messiah, Dr. Sproul traces the biblical history of the Messiah, and the perennial controversies that always …

  • A Virgin Shall Conceive by

    Is our belief in the virgin birth really essential to the Christian faith, or just a matter of personal interpretation? Does “virgin” really mean “virgin”? In this message entitled “A Virgin Shall Conceive,” Dr. Sproul shows there was no room …

  • The First Announcement by

    We have good news and bad news. The good news is that God has announced that He will put enmity between the woman and the serpent. But just as God gave a promise, He also gave a curse in the …

  • The King Shall Come by

    In this Advent message entitled “The King Shall Come,” Dr. Sproul shows that the success of our King is not based on a piece of land, or anything else in creation, but on Himself.

  • The City that Cain Built by

    Where is your city of birth? Is it Boston? New York? Perhaps it was a small out-of-the-way town or village. Is there anyone out there from Enoch—The City of Man? Each place in the world, no matter how small …

  • A Better City by

    Many cities have ordinances or laws to preserve certain aesthetic qualities that have been developed there. Beatification committees are assembled, and some towns and cities have even outlawed things like neon signs, front-yard flagpoles and pink flamingos. All these measures …

  • The Shot Heard Around the Universe by

    The battle lines have been drawn; the mission is clear, and the war rages. Will we ever have peace? Ever since Adam and Eve ate of the fruit of the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil, we have …

  • A Monument to Ourselves by

    Does God hate big cities? Does he hate human progress and unity so much that he topples towers and scatters people who are only trying to live peaceably with one another? Human beings love to build cities. Even after they …