• A Book In His Hand, A Burden On His Back Media Resource by

    2 Timothy 3:10-4:2

    Pilgrim left the City of Destruction crying, “Life, life, eternal life!” He had a sure guide—his Bible—and he had a burden that needed to be lifted. Pilgrim knew that he needed a Savior in a dark world doomed for destruction. In this session, Dr. Derek W.H. Thomas describes the importance of the Bible in the life of the Christian while considering what it means to be a pilgrim in this world. View Resource

  • Rightly Dividing (Part 1) Media Resource by

    2 Timothy 3:10-4:5

    How can we know if we are reading the Bible as it was meant to be read? Is there a simple test we can apply to our reading experience to find that out? Dr. Sinclair Ferguson explains common ways in which we mishandle Scripture and how we can correct that problem to truly get the most from God’s Word, in his message, “Rightly Dividing.” View Resource

  • Thy Word Is Truth Media Resource by

    2 Timothy 3:13-4:4

    The Scriptures of the Old and New Testament are inspired by God; that is, they are “God-breathed.” Because it is the Word of God, the Scripture is the final, inerrant, authoritative norm for faith and practice. Since the Enlightenment, however, the authority of God’s Word has come under constant attack. Sinclair Ferguson explores how Christian leaders who are followers of Jesus Christ must hold fast to the inspiration, inerrancy, and authority of God’s Word. View Resource

  • Inerrancy in the Pulpit Media Resource by

    2 Timothy 3:14-4:5

    Jesus told Peter to feed His sheep (John 21:17). Asserting that the Bible errs in any of its parts attacks the very source of Christian nourishment. In this session, Dr. Sinclair B. Ferguson describes why inerrancy is vital to the preaching of God’s Word, and he explains how the power of God’s inerrant Word affects our preaching. View Resource

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    2 Timothy 3:16-4:5

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  • Expository Preaching Media Resource by

    2 Timothy 4:1-5

    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

  • The Great Divide Media Resource by

    2 Timothy 4:1-5

    No matter what corner of the church you go to, you will find doctrines that cause division. Perhaps it is time we put away these doctrinal differences for the sake of peace and unity. Let the love of Jesus be our only rule of faith and practice. As simple and attractive as that may sound, let us first find out the truth about true biblical doctrine. Is division a good thing regarding doctrine? In this message entitled “The Great Divide,” Dr. Sproul explains the true nature of doctrine and its place in the church. View Resource

  • Questions and Answers #2 Media Resource by , , , ,

    2 Timothy 4:1-5

    Voddie Baucham, Stephen Nichols, R.C. Sproul, R.C. Sproul Jr., and Derek Thomas answer questions ranging from how God views the elect before they are saved, defining a Reformed view of speaking in tongues, and how to know if we’ve truly “repented enough.” Questions: Athanasius confronted the issue of the deity of Christ. What is the strongest enemy the church faces today? (00:10) If God wants us to spend all eternity with Him, why didn’t He just put us with Him from the beginning? (08:43) How do we deal with knowing some of our loved ones may be headed to … View Resource

  • Preach the Word Media Resource by

    2 Timothy 4:1-8

    Many Christians today have been placed on a spiritual “bread-and-water” diet—an endless succession of personal anecdotes and manipulative techniques rather than the living and powerful Word of God preached. In this message, Dr. Alistair Begg will affirm the power and necessity of biblical preaching, explaining how the foolishness of preaching is God’s appointed method for reaching the lost and feeding the sheep. View Resource

  • Dying in Faith Media Resource by

    2 Timothy 4:6-7

    The last words of loved ones leave profound impressions on our lives. Because of the context in which they are spoken, these last words can be very telling of the state of one’s soul. Not all of us will have the privilege of knowing our last day, but when your time comes, will your soul be able to echo the words of the Apostle Paul, “I have fought the good fight. I have finished the race. I have kept the faith”? View Resource

  • Assurance Defined Media Resource by

    2 Timothy 4:6-8

    Many Christians—true followers of Jesus—are missing out on the robust fullness of their faith. This fullness, and all its accompanying fruit, comes from having full assurance of faith. In this lesson, Dr. Beeke defines assurance and explains why it is a crucial part of the Christian life. View Resource

  • The Loyal Love of God Media Resource by

    2 Timothy 4:6-18

    One might not know it from looking at the world around us, but loyalty is a characteristic that is essential for any relationship to survive. Marriages, businesses, and organizations are highly vulnerable when trust is broken and betrayal occurs. Is true loyalty even attainable anymore? In this lesson, Dr. Sproul explains the loyal love of God and how He can be counted on never to forsake His people. View Resource

  • Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow: The Immutability of God Media Resource by

    2 Timothy 4:6-18

    The Bible tells us that God is unchanging in His being, perfections, purposes, and promises. In this session, R.C. Sproul explains what God’s attribute of immutability does and does not mean, and reminds us why this doctrine is vital to the Christian faith. View Resource