• God’s Kingly Providence by

    Nations rise and fall. In our own day, we have seen the Soviet Union collapse with a swift military coup. In ancient history, there was Egypt, Assyria, and the mighty Roman Empire. But it takes more than an army to …

  • Providence or Chance? by

    Is this one of those days when you just happened to stumble upon the Ligonier website, a website that you may not usually use, at a time that you do not normally use the internet? What chain of events brought …

  • Suffering and Sin by

    As we seek to understand God’s providence, we are forced to deal with questions of human suffering.  Where does suffering fit in God’s divine plan? How much of our suffering is directly related to our personal sin? How …

  • Evil is Not Good by

    No Christian in his right mind would dare say that the goodness of God is evil. But there are other ways the secret thoughts of our hearts are communicated. It has been said that actions speak louder than words. We …

  • To Those Who Love God by

    The great Puritan divine, Thomas Watson once said, “God’s Providence is the helm which turns about the whole ship of the universe.” In other words: God controls everything. Nothing is outside of God’s control. All that happens is …

  • Providence: Seen and Unseen by

    By faith, we hold to the promise of God that “all things work together for good to those who love God.” And as we go through life, we are able to see that promise manifest itself through blessing upon blessing …

  • The Historic Paedo-Baptist Position by

  • God’s Promise to Eve by

    Oftentimes, when people think of Christmas, nostalgia fills their hearts as their minds take them back to a manger scene in Bethlehem. During this time of year, we are told to remember the reason for the season. Yet, who remembers …

  • God’s Promise to Judah by

    The shepherds of Bethlehem, and whatever animals were present that holy night, gazed upon the Lion of Judah—the promised new-born King. What is the historical significance of that majestic title given to the lowly, babe in the manger? In …

  • God’s Promise to Jeremiah by

    Born in Bethlehem was not only the new-born King, but the new-born Mediator—the One who ushered in the promises and gifts that flow from the New Covenant. But when exactly did the New Covenant begin? What are the differences …

  • God’s Promise to Abraham by

    In Genesis 15, we read of one of the most important events ever recorded in redemptive history. God promised Abraham a blessing. This blessing would find its fulfillment in Abraham’s Seed, and from this Seed countless blessings would flow …

  • God’s Promise to Isaiah by

    Does the Bible actually claim that the Virgin Birth really happened? Some have claimed that the Bible doesn’t really teach the Virgin Birth because of a difference in words used by Matthew and Isaiah. Reflecting on this thought, Dr …

  • The Priest with Dirty Clothes by

    In this special message, Dr. Sproul narrates one of the children’s books he’s written, entitled “The Priest with Dirty Clothes”—a story of God’s love and forgiveness. It was written to help children understand one of the …

  • The Golden Chain by

    Will all who are called by God be justified? Are all who are called predestined to be glorified? Perhaps you believe that God looks down the corridor of time and sees all that will choose him, and based on that …

  • The Other Side of the Coin by

    Many have heard it said before that the God of Calvinism drags people into heaven as they are kicking and screaming, while others who really want to go to heaven are sent to hell. Like many false teachings, this distorted …