• Children by

    In this lesson, Dr. Sproul focuses on God’s call to children in the family, especially from the clear instruction in Ephesians 6 to obey parents in the Lord. Why should they obey? Simply, because God said so. Not only …

  • Children Are a Heritage by

    A biblical vision of parenting and childrearing is urgently needed in today’s world. Common assumptions about children tend to be unbalanced. Some people have naïve and unrealistic expectations about children, while others view them as unwanted burdens. Sadly, many parents …

  • Evangelizing Your Children by

    Scripture repeatedly emphasizes the importance of teaching our children (e.g., Deut. 6:7; 11:19). We are to be concerned not only with our own salvation, but with the salvation of our families. What exactly is our responsibility before …

  • Family Worship by

    This final lesson focuses on what Dr. Sproul considers “a royal waste of time,” a phrase that comes from the title of a book on worship. Worship remains a “waste of time,” because we do not use it as a …

  • Husbands, Part 2 by

    Dr. Sproul tells husbands to remember the obvious: “You’re not Jesus, and, in fact, you need Jesus.” He belabors this simple truth, because a husband can all too easily place himself on the same level as Christ. A husband …

  • Objections Answered by

  • OPTIONAL SESSION: Parenting By God’s Promises by

    In this optional session, Dr. Joel Beeke explores what nurture and admonition looks like and offers gems of practical wisdom for parents on topics such as instituting and leading family worship, teaching children, modeling faithful Christian living, and exercising discipline …

  • OPTIONAL SESSION: Thriving at College by

    In this session, Alex Chediak discusses the most common mistakes that college students make — and how to avoid them. Related Resource: Thriving at College

  • Priceless, Precious Gems by

    We are called to be holy. But that call extends beyond our personal lives. God also has called families to be set apart. Our pre-conference seminar, “The Set-Apart Family,” will feature Susan Hunt, R.C. Sproul, R.C. Sproul Jr …

  • Rethinking the Model by

  • The Christian Man in the Home by

    The Christian is duty-bound in every sphere of life. But what is the relationship between love and duty? In this message in the series “Meaning for Men,” Dr. Sproul explores yet one more sphere in which the Christian man finds …

  • The Content of Teaching by

    In the third message of this series, Dr. Sproul Jr. focuses his attention on the content of Christian education.  He explains what Christians should teach their children, and expresses concern over the education of covenant children, for it does …

  • The Covenant of Christian Education by

    Very few people deny the importance of both education and the educator.  Dr. Sproul Jr. examines further the value of education and the teacher, declaring the task of instructing as not only a primary, Christian responsibility, but a tremendous …

  • The Function of the Family by

    In this lesson, Dr. Sproul addresses the function of the family through the background and text of Genesis 2:18. Here, God declared that it was “not good” for Adam to be alone. As a result, he made Eve as …

  • The Goal of Education by

    The covenant family endeavors to train up its children in righteousness, yet popular culture makes achieving this goal increasingly difficult. Dr. Sproul Jr. examines this issue in an attempt to encourage Christians in this task, as well as to prompt …