• Calvin and the Christian Life Media Resource by

    1 Timothy 1:3-5

    Many in the church have taken grace as a license for sin. The result of course, is ungodliness, the very thing grace has freed us from. Recognizing this in his own day, John Calvin admonished his people by the Word of God to live the Christian life marked by growth and maturity in Christ. So how is that accomplished? How do you grow in faith that is pleasing to God? Dr. J. Ligon Duncan discusses this as he considers “Calvin and the Christian Life.” View Resource

  • God-Centered Adult Education Media Resource by

    1 Timothy 1:3-5

    Across America the people of God strive to bring lost people the good news of Jesus Christ. As part of the Great Commission, this is commendable. But our attempts are often misguided as we inadvertently displace the Lord as the center of life in our drive to attract non-believers. Christ-centered preaching has been abandoned for magic formulas promising to deliver our best life now. Ordinary means of grace, like prayer and sacrament, are ignored in favor of marketing to specific audiences. Worship worthy of our majestic Creator is regularly exchanged for mere entertainment. In short, God’s glory … View Resource

  • God-Centered Adult Education Media Resource by

    1 Timothy 1:3-5

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  • Tyndale and the Early Reformers Media Resource by

    1 Timothy 1:15

    The Reformation in England is a thrilling story of the recapturing of God’s grace. In this first lesson, Dr. Reeves relates the emergence of the English Reformation in connection to influences outside the country, especially Erasmus and Luther. We then learn of the foundational role played by Thomas Bilney and the White Horse Inn within England. The lesson culminates with a focus on the English Reformer William Tyndale, particularly in connection to his translation of the Bible into English. Such forbidden labors and the product that resulted not only led to his martyrdom but also catalyzed the Reformation cause in … View Resource

  • Grace to Timothy & Titus Media Resource by

    1 Timothy 1:16

    The Apostle Paul wrote letters to Timothy and Titus in order to give them instruction regarding the church and their roles in the church. He taught them about the importance of godly ministry and about the standards of a godly life. He did this with none other than the doctrines of grace. In this lesson, Dr. Lawson surveys the Paul’s letters to Timothy and Titus and the doctrines of grace found in them. View Resource