• Back to Basics by

    In every age and in every nation, the church is tempted to capitulate to the values and ideals of the surrounding culture. In every age and in every nation, the solution is the same: repentance and faith. To be faithful …

  • Becoming a Better You by

    Some of the most popular preaching in America presents a message of positive thinking. The alternative Gospel of Joel Osteen and the prosperity preachers forgoes the cross and advises us to merely “do our best.” At its heart, this …

  • Biblical Images of the Church by

    In this message, we enter the subdivision of systematic theology known as ecclesiology. Dr. Sproul discusses different aspects of the Biblical Church, including the true meaning of church and how the true people of God exist substantially within “the invisible …

  • Blessed Are You If You Do Them by

    Just prior to suffering the unimaginable, the Lord of glory did the unthinkable — He took the form of a servant and washed the disciples’ feet. Then He called us to do the same. Drawn from the common painful experiences …

  • The Blessing of Discipline by

    In order to maintain peace, purity, and unity in the church, it is necessary to exercise discipline, sometimes even to the point of excommunication. Many Christians and church leaders view such discipline negatively, but when properly understood, church discipline is …

  • Chapter 24, Sec. 1-Chapter 25, Sec. 2 by

    The Westminster Confession of Faith has, for hundreds of years, served as the doctrinal foundation of the Reformed churches. In this message, Dr. John Gerstner examines the Westminster’s teaching regarding marriage and divorce and begins looking at the doctrine …

  • Chapter 24, Sec. 3-Chapter 27, Sec. 1 by

    The Westminster Confession of Faith has, for hundreds of years, served as the doctrinal foundation of the Reformed churches. In this message, Dr. John Gerstner explains the responsibility of believers to commune with one another.

  • Chapter 30, Sec. 1-Chapter 31, Sec. 4 by

    The Westminster Confession of Faith has, for hundreds of years, served as the doctrinal foundation of the Reformed churches. In this message, Dr. John Gerstner takes a look at church discipline and the place of synods and councils in the …

  • The Church and the Christian Life by

    That we are delivered from the guilt, penalty, and dominion of sin in our justification and sanctification, respectively, makes the gospel very personal to us all. Yet personal does not mean individualistic. The gospel gathers people into a community of …

  • The Church: Catholic & Apostolic by

    The Church is one of unity and diversity. In “The Church: Catholic and Apostolic,” Dr. Sproul takes a look in history to explore the last two characteristics of the Church mentioned in the Nicene Creed, the quality of being a …

  • The Church Cries “Uncle” (“Sam” That Is) by

    The church in America today is obsessed with being practical, relevant, successful, and well-liked. As a result of this obsession, the American church has capitulated to the norms and values of the contemporary culture and relegated the Gospel of Jesus …

  • The Church Is Holy by

    If you were asked to give a description of the church, what are the first words that come to your mind? There are many words that can be used to describe the church, including many which can be found in …

  • The Church Is One by

    Upon a moment’s reflection, we sense the magnitude of the number of churches in the world, and the differences between them. The world recognizes this and doesn’t know who to believe. Our current state of affairs begs the …

  • The Church: One & Holy by

    The Church was defined with four distinct attributes or qualities in the Nicene Creed, with the statement of “the One, Holy, Catholic and Apostolic” Church. In this message, Dr. Sproul takes a look in history to explore the first two …

  • The Church’s Destiny by

    When the bride of Christ has finished her pilgrimage, what will her ultimate destiny be?  Scripture looks forward to the marriage supper of the Lamb and a new heavens and new earth.  In this message, Dr. R.C. Sproul will …