• God-Centered Theology Media Resource by

    1 Corinthians 1:1-2:5

    God has ordained the preaching of His Word, prayer, and the sacraments as the means by which He sanctifies people’s lives. There is no substitute for the Scriptures if we want to know and please God. Unfortunately, the church today is dethroning God and the power of His Gospel for alternatives and counterfeits. In this series of lectures from Ligonier Ministries’ 2007 Pastors Conference, Drs. R.C. Sproul, Joel Beeke, and Steven Lawson strive to remind pastors that preaching God’s Word faithfully ought to be their primary mission. This conference seeks to provide biblical guidance for overcoming the eclipse of God … View Resource

  • What Is the Church? Media Resource by

    1 Corinthians 1-16

    To understand what the church is, we must first have an idea about what the church is supposed to be. In this lesson, Dr. Dever examines Paul’s first letter to the Corinthians to show us how the church is to reflect God’s character. View Resource

  • Christ Crucified Media Resource by ,

    1 Corinthians 1:17-2:16

    The Crucifixion remains the central event of history. The apostle Paul went so far as to say that he preached nothing but Christ and Him crucified. What did he mean? What did Christ do that upset the world so much they had to kill him? View Resource

  • The Myth of Influence (Part 2) Media Resource by

    1 Corinthians 1:18-2:5

    Dr. MacArthur will affirm that our fathers who went before us are witnesses to us today, not principally of their own faith, but of the faithfulness of God. He will call us to join that cloud as witnesses to the glory of God as we grow in grateful obedience to Christ. View Resource

  • The Symbol of the Cross Media Resource by

    1 Corinthians 2:1-5

    Christianity has many things in common with other religions. But there is one thing in particular that separates Christianity from all religions. That difference is represented by the universal symbol of the cross. In this message, Dr. Sproul discusses the significance of the symbol of the faith we profess. View Resource

  • A Reason to Love Media Resource by

    1 Corinthians 2

    Note: This content is no longer featured because of the teacher’s egregious sin and misconduct. For more information, see the “Report of Independent Investigation into Sexual Misconduct of Ravi Zacharias.” View Resource

  • The Perfect Sacrifice Media Resource by

    1 Corinthians 2:2

    If you have biblical faith, then you believe that Jesus died on the cross for your sins. But what exactly happened on the cross with respect to God’s justice? How does the death of Jesus translate into the good news of the gospel? In this message, Dr. Sproul explains the legal demands that were satisfied on the cross and how we can benefit. View Resource

  • The Holy Spirit Media Resource by

    1 Corinthians 2:4

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  • Why So Many Interpretations? The Clarity of Scripture & Interpretation Media Resource by

    1 Corinthians 2:8-10

    You may hear people in certain circles of evangelicalism claim that they do not need teachers or instructors of Scripture, for, as Jeremiah says, “And no longer shall each one teach his neighbor and each his brother, saying, ‘Know the LORD,’ for they shall all know me, from the least of them to the greatest, declares the LORD. For I will forgive their iniquity, and I will remember their sin no more” (Jer. 31:34). The New Testament affirms Jeremiah’s message, and it explains that the fundamental message of the gospel is clear and easy to understand if the Holy Spirit … View Resource

  • The Clarity of Scripture Media Resource by

    1 Corinthians 2:11

    Many people excuse themselves from reading the Bible because they claim it is too difficult to understand. Is the Bible too difficult for the average person? Is the Bible’s message so entangled in hard sayings and obscure passages that we must solely depend on the interpretation of the church? In this message, Dr. Sproul teaches us about the privilege of reading and understanding sacred Scripture. View Resource