• A Gift from God by

    Where did your faith come from?  Were you born with it? Did you develop it over time or was it given to you? Considering these questions in this message, Dr. Sproul explains how faith is no mere natural ability, but …

  • A New Journey Begins by

    After a follower of Jesus has departed from this life, God may continue to use his or her influence to change the lives of others. Even those whose hearts were once hardened against the gospel can later be softened by …

  • Apart From the Works of the Law by

    This lecture will explain and defend the doctrine of justification by faith alone, emphasizing the imputed righteousness of Christ.

  • A Supernatural Birth by

    In current times, we may associate the term “supernatural” with many different things. In pop culture, the word “supernatural” might evoke thoughts of fairy tales, mythology, science fiction movies, or other stories where the realities that govern our daily existence …

  • Chapter 13-Chapter 14, 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 doctrine of sanctification and saving faith.

  • Examples of Faith (Part 1) by

    When your life is over, what kind of legacy will be left behind? How will you be most remembered? Love, gentleness, and kindness are a few examples of what should mark the life of a Christian, but as we read …

  • Examples of Faith (Part 2) by

    What does the Bible mean when it says the just shall live by faith? That answer can be explained in a variety of biblical ways. One way is to give examples of those who have actually lived by faith. In …

  • Faith and Evidence by

    Why was Cain’s sacrifice rejected by God? What did Abel have that his brother didn’t? Or, perhaps we should ask, what was the difference between Cain and Abel? In this message entitled “Faith and Evidence,” Dr. Sproul takes …

  • Faith and Works (Part 1) by

    James 2:24 explicitly says that a person is saved by works and not by faith alone. But this seems to be teaching the exact opposite of what the early Reformers taught as they rigorously debated the Roman Catholic Church …

  • Faith and Works (Part 2) by

    James 2:24 clearly says that we are not saved by faith alone. In fact, James tells us that we are saved by works. In case you haven’t noticed, that is exactly what the Roman Catholic church has been …

  • For Justification By Faith Alone by

    The doctrine of justification by faith alone was at the center of the Reformation debates. The Reformers declared that justification is by faith alone, not by faith and works. The biblical doctrine of justification by faith alone is absolutely essential …

  • He Has Overcome the World by

    The Bible uses the term “world” in several different ways. For instance, “world” often refers to the people who inhabit the world, such as in John 3:16. It can also refer, as in Acts 17:34, to the physical …

  • Mountains Cast Into the Sea by

    As part of God’s curse in Genesis 3, life in a fallen world is fraught with hardship. As a result, Christians experience things like hunger, disease, and sorrow. In addition to these natural obstacles and difficulties, Jesus also warned …

  • Not By a Faith That Is Alone by

    This lecture will help us understand the place of our obedience in the great plan of God, arguing that works always flow from living faith, but that they are never the grounds of our justification.

  • Questions and Answers by ,

    Note: Answers given during Questions and Answers sessions reflect the views of the individual speakers and do not necessarily reflect the views of Dr. R.C. Sproul and Ligonier Ministries. Here is our Statement of Faith.