• Planning to Grow by

    Spiritual growth is not optional in the Christian life. It’s mandatory. What steps have you taken in your spiritual life to make sure you are growing? What are some practical things we can do that will help us grow? In …

  • The Obstacle of the World by

    As Christians, we are called to be in the world, but not of the world. How exactly does the world become an obstacle in Christian growth? What are some of the main ways the world extends its influence over us …

  • The Obstacle of the Flesh by

    One of your enemies is closer than you may think, ever battling with you to overthrow your desires for righteousness. The enemy within is called the flesh. But what exactly is this thing the Bible calls the flesh? How do …

  • The Obstacle of the Devil by

    How have you prepared yourself for the enemy? Will you recognize him when he comes? How can we recognize his plan of attack and what weapons do we have to defend ourselves? In “The Obstacle of the Devil,” Dr …

  • Recalling Our Purpose by

    What is your purpose? Why do you exist? Where is your place in life? As legitimate as our vocations are, none of these fulfill our ultimate purpose in life. To understand our purpose, we must go back to the beginning …

  • Doing the Right Thing (Part 1) by

    In the book of Matthew we read of a condition that must be met before entering the kingdom of heaven. What is this condition? How does a person meet that condition? Dr. Sproul teaches from the fifth chapter of Matthew’s …

  • The Fruit of Lovingkindness by

    Continuing his study on the fruit of love, Dr. Sproul looks at a different kind of love, “The Fruit of Lovingkindness.”

  • Faith & Fruit by

    Dr. Sproul continues to discuss the two most important elements from which we are able to gain personal assurance of our salvation, summarizing them as “Faith and Fruit.”

  • Playing for Keeps by

    How do you endure the race God has called you to? Are you being replenished along the way? What keeps you going? Dr. Sproul helps us see how we can reach the end of our race in this message, “Playing …

  • The Inadequacy of Profession by

    In this message, Dr. Sproul spends time to list a few of the factors which may contribute to a false sense of security. One of the chief factors he feels is very important for evangelicals to understand, is that salvation …

  • A Charitable Reaction by

    An unfortunate instance that unfolds in everyone’s life is the experience where somebody had said something unkind to you in public. As believers, how do we respond to that sort of thing? Dr. Sproul accounts a time when that exact …

  • Grow UP! by

    Have you ever heard in the Christian community the idea that Christians are to have a child-like faith? We want Christian education to be “user friendly.” This kind of thinking is absolutely devastating to both the life of a …

  • Being Sure of the Savior by

    In this message Dr. Sproul takes a different look at assurance by showing what a genuine assurance of salvation looks like. It begins with having a clear understanding both of what salvation means, and what it involves. We see in …

  • A Love that Suffers Long by

    Dr. Sproul looks at how love begins the fruit of the Spirit in the sense that “all of the other fruit of the Spirit is simply an outward manifestation of the reality and the presence of authentic love.” In …

  • The Fruit of Humble Love by

    We find that the most dangerous concept we ever consider in the New Testament is this concept of pride. Continuing Dr. Sproul’s look at the great love chapter, he explains that the more we understand the character of God and …