• Conversion by

    We find many people who join the church who are not believers. Instead of focusing on the need for conversion though, many become tolerant to the hypocrisy. In this message, Mark Dever provides biblical thoughts on conversion and looks at …

  • One, Holy, Catholic and Apostolic Church by

    In the Nicene Creed, we confess our faith in “one, holy, catholic, and apostolic church.” These four marks or attributes express not only what the church is but also what she is called to be, yet how are these four …

  • Is Calvinism Good for the Church? by

    Recent years have witnessed a resurgence of interest in the theology of John Calvin, but is this necessarily a good thing? Does Calvinism weaken and destroy churches as some contend? Is Reformed theology a hindrance to the church’s life …

  • 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 …

  • Moralistic & Therapeutic Deism by

    The creed of the new American religion is basically this: God is nice and we are nice, so we should all be nice. The goal of life is to be happy and to feel good about oneself, and good people …

  • A Gnostic Gospel by

    Americans are incurably “spiritual,” but this spirituality expresses itself in ways that are incompatible with biblical Christianity. It expresses itself in ways that are essentially Gnostic. The American church has not been immune to the influence of this American Gnosticism …

  • Questions & Answers #2 by , ,

    Michael Horton, Peter Jones, and R.C. Sproul answer questions about the church.

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    00:00-01:47  Can you explain the etymological origin of the term sixburgh 01:47-06:52  I come from an Arminian background and have now …

  • Good Advice or Good News? by

    In many American churches, the Good News of what Jesus Christ has accomplished for us has been replaced with Good Advice about what we can do for God. We have replaced the proclamation of Christ and Him crucified with an …

  • 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 is …

  • Questions & Answers #1 by , ,

    Michael Horton, John MacArthur, and R.C. Sproul answer questions about the church.

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    00:00-01:28  Will Big Ben be the quarterback for the Steelers this year, and can they win without him? 01:28-04:46  How do …

  • 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 Shepherd and the Flock by

    The local church is where our understanding of the nature and purpose of the church is put into practice.  In this message, Dr. John MacArthur will examine one of the most basic relationships in the local church, the relationship between …

  • One Body, Many Members by

    The church is the one body of Christ, but as Paul teaches, this one body has many members with various gifts.  In this message, Mrs. Joni Eareckson Tada examines the meaning of Paul’s metaphor and explores the nature and …

  • The Invisible Church by

    Much confusion has resulted and continues to result from misunderstandings regarding the meaning of the visible church, the invisible church, and the relation between the two.  In this message, Dr. Ligon Duncan will seek to clarify the meaning of this …

  • One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic Church by

    In the Nicene Creed, we confess that we believe in “one, holy, catholic, and apostolic church.”  But what do we mean by this confession?  In this message, Dr. R.C. Sproul explains the meaning of this basic confession regarding the …