• What Is Repentance?

    What Is Repentance?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    Repent and believe in the gospel.” From the beginning of His ministry, Jesus called people to repentance. Peter and Paul urged people to repent as well. The concept of repentance is central to the Christian life. But what does it …read more



  • Are These the Last Days?

    Are These the Last Days?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul


    In this booklet from the Crucial Questions series, Dr. R.C. Sproul examines the discourse to glean from it truths regarding who Jesus was, what He really meant, and what His words mean for us today. 


    As a …read more



  • What is the Relationship between Church and State?

    What is the Relationship between Church and State?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    From the very beginning of Christianity, the relationship between the church and the state has been a matter of great concern. The issue remains confusing and contentious for many Christians today, as issues of political activism, religious freedom, and civil …read more



  • Everyone’s a Theologian

    Everyone’s a Theologian

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    Many people react negatively to the word theology, believing that it involves dry, fruitless arguments about minute points of doctrine. Yet as Dr. R.C. Sproul argues, everyone is a theologian. Any time we think about a teaching of the Bible …read more



  • The Evangelistic Zeal of George Whitefield

    The Evangelistic Zeal of George Whitefield

    by Dr. Steven Lawson

    England in the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries was in the midst of spiritual decline, marked by lifeless sermons, strife, persecution, and malaise. Into this dark time, George Whitefield burst forth as one of the greatest preachers the church had …read more



  • Peace: Classic Readings for Christmas

    Peace: Classic Readings for Christmas

    by Dr. Stephen Nichols

    The celebration of Christmas in the twenty-first century is wrapped in nostalgia and infused with hopes and dreams. The sweetest of these dreams is peace—peace between nations, peace between family members, and peace with ourselves. 

    But Christmas is often a …read more



  • The Poetic Wonder of Isaac Watts

    The Poetic Wonder of Isaac Watts

    by Douglas Bond

    In an age of simplistic and repetitive choruses, many churches are rediscovering the blessing of theologically rich and biblically informed songs. In the latest addition to our A Long Line of Godly Men Profile series, Douglas Bond introduces us to …read more



  • How Can I Develop a Christian Conscience?

    How Can I Develop a Christian Conscience?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    In Walt Disney’s classic animated movie Pinocchio, Jiminy Cricket sings, “Always let your conscience be your guide.” The Bible confirms that the human conscience is real and important, but it also shows that the conscience is not always a reliable …read more



  • What Is the Lord’s Supper?

    What Is the Lord’s Supper?

    by

    The evangelical church is deeply confused over the sacrament of the Lord’s Supper, with many believers being unclear as to what happens at the Lord’s Table. In some churches, it is practiced infrequently or irreverently.

    In this booklet, Dr. R. …read more



  • What Is the Church?

    What Is the Church?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    When the word church is mentioned, many people tend to think of a formal building with a steeple and stained-glass windows. For others, the word brings to mind the idea of a denomination. But the church is much more.

    In …read more



  • The Heroic Boldness of Martin Luther

    The Heroic Boldness of Martin Luther

    by Dr. Steven Lawson

    During the Protestant Reformation of the sixteenth century, the Reformers’ most effective tool was the pulpit, and all of the Reformers were gifted preachers. This was especially true of Martin Luther, the man regarded as the father of the Reformation.

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  • Blood Work: How the Blood of Christ Accomplishes Our Salvation

    Blood Work: How the Blood of Christ Accomplishes Our Salvation

    by Rev. Anthony Carter

    Evangelical Christians often sing and preach about the blessed blood of Christ and the wonderful things it accomplishes for believers. To the uninformed ear, such language can convey the idea that Jesus’ blood had semi-magical qualities. Actually, Jesus’ blood was …read more



  • Can I Have Joy in My Life?

    Can I Have Joy in My Life?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    Joy is a popular topic in Western culture today. Books explain how to find joy in a wide variety of activities. We speak of “joyous” occasions such as weddings and births. We sing about “Joy to the World” at Christmas. …read more



  • Does God Control Everything?

    Does God Control Everything?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    Most people today believe that we live in a closed, mechanistic universe, that is, a universe that functions from day to day according to certain physical forces and causes. Classical Christianity has taken a very different view, teaching that God …read more



  • Who Is the Holy Spirit?

    Who Is the Holy Spirit?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    The topic of the Holy Spirit sparks much interest these days, but also much confusion. Thanks to extra-biblical assertions about the Spirit’s person and work, ideas abound as to who the Spirit truly is, how He operates in time and …read more



  • Are We Together? A Protestant Analyzes Roman Catholicism

    Are We Together? A Protestant Analyzes Roman Catholicism

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    In recent years, some evangelical Protestant leaders have signed statements pledging themselves to joint social action with Roman Catholics. Others have refused to participate, declaring that, in their view, the statements went too far, touching on the gospel, which remains …read more



  • God in Our Midst: The Tabernacle and Our Relationship with God

    God in Our Midst: The Tabernacle and Our Relationship with God

    by Rev. Daniel Hyde

    Christians often wonder whether it is worth their time to read and study the seemingly odd narratives about God’s instructions for the tabernacle in the second half of the book of Exodus. The answer, according to Daniel R. Hyde, is …read more



  • The Donkey Who Carried a King

    The Donkey Who Carried a King

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    The biblical teaching that Jesus was the Suffering Servant who carried the sins of His people when He went to the cross is vividly brought home to children in The Donkey Who Carried a King, the latest children’s book from …read more



  • The Gospel Focus of Charles Spurgeon

    The Gospel Focus of Charles Spurgeon

    by Dr. Steven Lawson

    Charles Spurgeon, the great Baptist preacher of nineteenth-century London, is remembered today as “the prince of preachers.” However, the strength of Spurgeon’s ministry went far beyond simple rhetorical skill. In The Gospel Focus of Charles Spurgeon, Steven J. Lawson shows …read more



  • Mark

    Mark

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    Mark presents the fruits of Dr. R. C. Sproul’s lifetime of biblical study as expressed in his most recent calling. After a long and distinguished ministry as a teacher in various settings, Dr. Sproul accepted a call in 1997 to preach …read more



  • Parenting by God’s Promises: How to Raise Children in the Covenant of Grace

    Parenting by God’s Promises: How to Raise Children in the Covenant of Grace

    by Dr. Joel Beeke

    Parents are unable to give their children what they need most—new hearts that trust in Christ for forgiveness of sins. All belief is a work of God alone. But parents must not “hinder” their children from coming to Christ, as …read more



  • What Can I Do with My Guilt?

    What Can I Do with My Guilt?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    Dr. R.C. Sproul has often asked unbelievers who deny their need for a Savior, “What do you do with your guilt?” The question often breaks through sinful complacency, because feelings of guilt over sin are common. Unbelievers may ignore their …read more



  • What Is Baptism?

    What Is Baptism?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    Baptism is taught in the Bible and has been practiced for centuries, but understanding of its meaning and respect for its importance is at a low ebb today. Confusion reigns over questions about its mode and its place in the …read more



  • What Is the Trinity?

    What Is the Trinity?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    The Trinity is truly a mystery. This doctrine teaches that the God of Christianity is one in His essence but three in His persons—the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. Though the word Trinity is not found in the …read more



  • The Mighty Weakness of John Knox

    The Mighty Weakness of John Knox

    by Douglas Bond

    John Knox, the great Reformer of Scotland, is often remembered as something akin to a biblical prophet born out of time—strong and brash, thundering in righteous might. In truth, he was “low in stature, and of a weakly constitution,” a …read more



  • How the Gospel Brings Us All the Way Home

    How the Gospel Brings Us All the Way Home

    by Dr. Derek Thomas

    In How the Gospel Brings Us All the Way Home, Dr. Derek W. H. Thomas explores Romans 8, which he calls “the best chapter in the Bible.” Here he finds an exposition of the steps through which God leads His …read more



  • Pillars of Grace

    Pillars of Grace

    by Dr. Steven Lawson

    The doctrines of grace are often known as the five points of Calvinism, but they were not the invention of John Calvin or his reforming cohorts of the sixteenth century. Rather, they are biblical doctrines, as Dr. Steven J. Lawson …read more



  • The Priest with Dirty Clothes

    The Priest with Dirty Clothes

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    In this classic story Dr. R.C. Sproul continues his project of illustrating theological concepts for children. The Priest with Dirty Clothes teaches the concept of imputation, which lies at the heart of the important biblical doctrine of justification.

    Using the …read more



  • Abortion

    Abortion

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    In this book, Dr. R.C. Sproul employs his unique perspective as a highly experienced pastor-theologian and a trained philosopher to provide well-considered and compassionate answers to the difficult questions that attend termination of pregnancy. Dr. Sproul strives for a factual, …read more



  • What Is Faith?

    What Is Faith?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    The word faith is heard often these days, but it is given many different meanings. Sometimes it is used in the sense of trust. Other times, it has more to do with hope. Perhaps most often, it is used to mean belief …read more



  • What Does It Mean to Be Born Again?

    What Does It Mean to Be Born Again?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    When Jesus explained the necessity of the new birth, the Jewish leader Nicodemus asked in astonishment, “How can these things be?” Some two thousand years later, much confusion still surrounds the term “born again,” though more people than ever claim …read more



  • Can I Be Sure I’m Saved?

    Can I Be Sure I’m Saved?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    Many people in the church today are plagued by doubts about their salvation. Satan whispers that it is impossible that sinners such as they could be in a state of grace, and some churches compound the problem by teaching that …read more



  • Holy, Holy, Holy: Proclaiming the Perfections of God

    Holy, Holy, Holy: Proclaiming the Perfections of God

    by Rev. Thabiti Anyabwile

    The angels in Isaiah’s vision of God’s heavenly temple (Isa. 6) used threefold repetition to praise His holiness, the superlative form of emphasis in the Hebrew language. Their cry tells us that nothing is as significant as the holiness of …read more



  • Welcome to a Reformed Church

    Welcome to a Reformed Church

    by Rev. Daniel Hyde

    Who are these guys?” That was the question the teenage Daniel R. Hyde posed to his father when he first encountered “Reformed” believers. With their unique beliefs and practices, these Christians didn’t fit any of the categories in his mind. 

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  • By Grace Alone: How the Grace of God Amazes Me

    By Grace Alone: How the Grace of God Amazes Me

    by Dr. Sinclair Ferguson

    Are you truly amazed by God’s grace? Or have you grown accustomed to it? Yes, we sing of God’s “Amazing Grace,” but do you truly understand what you as a Christian have experienced in receiving the grace of God? Or …read more



  • The Masculine Mandate: God’s Calling to Men

    The Masculine Mandate: God’s Calling to Men

    by Rev. Richard Phillips

    There is a crying need in the church today for men to be men. But competing visions for what a man is to be —some growing out of popular culture and others arising from flawed teaching in the church—are exacerbating …read more



  • Surprised by Suffering

    Surprised by Suffering

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    Suffering often seems to catch us by surprise. One day we are healthy, comfortable, and happy. The next we find ourselves ill or injured, struggling, and distraught. The pain that invades our lives may come from our own suffering or …read more



  • John

    John

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    In John, the second volume in the St. Andrew’s Expositional Commentary series, Dr. Sproul deals with major themes in his easily understandable style. Readers will find invaluable insights into the goals John had in writing his Gospel, the background for …read more



  • Sola Scriptura: The Protestant Position on the Bible

    Sola Scriptura: The Protestant Position on the Bible

    by Various

    Sola Scriptura, the formal principle of the Protestant Reformation, is essential to genuine Christianity, for it declares that the Bible is the inspired word of God, the church’s only rule of faith and practice. Yet this doctrine is under assault …read more



  • The Prince’s Poison Cup

    The Prince’s Poison Cup

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    This animatic DVD presents the book illustrations in a new light as Dr. Sproul narrates the story that will captivate both children and adults alike. 

    With The Prince’s Poison Cup, Dr. R.C. Sproul continues his series of books …read more



  • The Lightlings

    The Lightlings

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    Get the hardcover book and animatic DVD in this specially priced bundle.

    In The Lightlings, Dr. R.C. Sproul weaves an allegorical tale that captures the essence of the biblical story of redemption in a manner that will fascinate and delight children. …read more



  • The Prince’s Poison Cup

    The Prince’s Poison Cup

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    Get the hardcover book and animatic DVD in this specially priced bundle.

    With The Prince’s Poison Cup, Dr. R.C. Sproul continues his series of books designed to present deep biblical truths to children on their own level. In this work, he …read more



  • The Lightlings

    The Lightlings

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    The Lightlings come to life through this colorful and powerful animatic, available for the first time from Ligonier Ministries. Watch the beautiful illustrations dance across the screen to a musical soundtrack as Dr. Sproul tells the story of these tiny beings. 

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  • Can I Know God’s Will?

    Can I Know God’s Will?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    As human beings, we long to know that our lives will unfold in ways that we will find pleasant and rewarding. As Christians, we have a different focus—we want our lives to be pleasing to God. Thus, we ponder His …read more



  • How Should I Live in this World?

    How Should I Live in this World?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    Christians want to “do the right thing.” But it can be tough to know what the right thing is. Plus, it’s not just the big questions with which we must wrestle—ethical dilemmas confront us each day in every aspect of …read more



  • Who Is Jesus?

    Who Is Jesus?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    A fraud, a madman…or God incarnate?

    No person in history has provoked such widely divergent assessments as Jesus of Nazareth. Some say He was a cunning fraud, while others say He must have been out of His mind. In many …read more



  • Does Prayer Change Things?

    Does Prayer Change Things?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    Does prayer make any difference? Does it really change anything? Yes, says Dr. R. C. Sproul in this Crucial Questions booklet. Though we cannot hope that our prayers will change God’s mind, prevailing upon Him to act against His will, …read more



  • Can I Trust the Bible?

    Can I Trust the Bible?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    There is a common assumption that the Bible is “full” of errors and contradictions, and that its often-unusual people and events render it useless for today. These ideas are fueled by the teachings of scholarly critics, who seem to delight …read more



  • The Prayer of the Lord

    The Prayer of the Lord

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    What is the Lord’s Prayer? In The Prayer of the Lord, Dr. R. C. Sproul writes, “Jesus’ intent was to give His disciples a model prayer, an example to follow, one that would teach them transferrable principles for conversation with God.” …read more



  • Believing God

    Believing God

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul Jr.

    In his latest book, Believing God: 12 Biblical Promises Christians Struggle to Accept, Dr. R.C. Sproul Jr. challenges Christians to take a second glance at the promises of God in the Bible in order to see anew the grandeur of what …read more



  • The Christian Lover

    The Christian Lover

    by Dr. Michael Haykin

    Marriage is under siege in our time, and Christian unions are not going unscathed. Dr. Michael A. G. Haykin believes that love letters written by Christian husbands and wives of the past can help strengthen the ties that bind believing …read more



  • Sammy and His Shepherd

    Sammy and His Shepherd

    by Susan Hunt

    In Sammy and His Shepherd, veteran children’s writer Susan Hunt takes youngsters on a delightful trip through Psalm 23 from the point of view of a sheep named Sammy. 

    Sammy lives happily under the care of his faithful shepherd. But one …read more



  • The Unwavering Resolve of Jonathan Edwards

    The Unwavering Resolve of Jonathan Edwards

    by Dr. Steven Lawson

    Jonathan Edwards is well known as perhaps the greatest theologian the United States has ever produced. He is equally noted for his preaching and writing. But in this Long Line Profile, Dr. Steven J. Lawson considers the unique focus and …read more



  • Feed My Sheep: A Passionate Plea for Preaching

    Feed My Sheep: A Passionate Plea for Preaching

    by Eric Alexander

    The apostle Paul declared that “what we preach” was “folly” in the eyes of many in his time (1 Cor. 1:21). Such is always the world’s response to the gospel. But in our day, it seems that the method behind …read more



  • John Calvin: A Heart for Devotion, Doctrine, and Doxology

    John Calvin: A Heart for Devotion, Doctrine, and Doxology

    by Burk Parsons

    In celebration of the five hundredth anniversary of John Calvin’s birth (2009), Burk Parsons, editor of Tabletalk magazine and associate minister at St. Andrew’s in Sanford, Fla., has brought together an impressive group of pastors and scholars to reconsider Calvin’s life and …read more



  • The Prince’s Poison Cup

    The Prince’s Poison Cup

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    With The Prince’s Poison Cup, Dr. R. C. Sproul continues his series of books designed to present deep biblical truths to children on their own level. In this work, he focuses in on the atonement to show that Jesus had to …read more



  • Living for God’s Glory: An Introduction to Calvinism

    Living for God’s Glory: An Introduction to Calvinism

    by Dr. Joel Beeke

    The theological system known as Calvinism is often caricatured as harsh, dour, and illogical. But as Dr. Joel R. Beeke argues in this important new book, this image could not be further from the truth. Beeke, a pastor, educator, editor, …read more



  • Five Things Every Christian Needs to Grow

    Five Things Every Christian Needs to Grow

    by

    People need to maintain a diet of nutritious foods if their bodies are to grow and thrive.But what do the people of God need in order to grow and thrive in the Christian faith? In this book, noted theologian and …read more



  • What’s So Great about the Doctrines of Grace?

    What’s So Great about the Doctrines of Grace?

    by Rev. Richard Phillips

    In What’s So Great about the Doctrines of Grace?, the Rev. Richard D. “Rick” Phillips shows that “the doctrines of grace,” those theological tenets more popularly known as “the five points of Calvinism,” are comforting, faith-strengthening, and humbling teachings. In six …read more



  • In Christ Alone: Living the Gospel-Centered Life

    In Christ Alone: Living the Gospel-Centered Life

    by Dr. Sinclair Ferguson

    Noted theologian, pastor, and educator Dr. Sinclair B. Ferguson explores aspects of the person and work of Jesus in his latest book, In Christ Alone: Living the Gospel-Centered Life. This collection of articles, published earlier in Tabletalk magazine and Eternity …read more



  • The Truth of the Cross

    The Truth of the Cross

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    In this book, Dr. R.C. Sproul surveys the great work accomplished by Jesus Christ through His crucifixion — the redemption of God’s people. Dr. Sproul considers the atonement from numerous angles and shows conclusively that the cross was absolutely necessary …read more



  • Jesus the Evangelist

    Jesus the Evangelist

    by Rev. Richard Phillips

    Rev. Richard D. Phillips digs into the early chapters of the Gospel of John to discover principles you can use for Christian outreach that were modeled by witnesses for Jesus and by Jesus Himself. Phillips unfolds biblical principles for evangelism …read more



  • The Expository Genius of John Calvin

    The Expository Genius of John Calvin

    by Dr. Steven Lawson

    The aim of this book is to raise the bar for a new generation of expositors.”
    —Steven J. Lawson

    Looking to the past for outstanding Bible-based, Christ-centered, and life-changing preaching, Dr. Steven J. Lawson focuses on sixteenth-century Geneva, Switzerland. It …read more



  • The Lightlings

    The Lightlings

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    In The Lightlings, Dr. R.C. Sproul weaves an allegorical tale that captures the essence of the biblical story of redemption in a manner that will fascinate and delight children. A race of tiny beings known as lightlings are a picture …read more



  • Foundations of Grace

    Foundations of Grace

    by Dr. Steven Lawson

    Understanding the doctrines of grace will give you a clearer picture of God’s sovereignty. From the lawgiver Moses to the apostle John, and from the early church fathers to modern defenders of the faith, there has marched onto the stage …read more