• Here We Stand on Scripture Alone Media Resource by

    Matthew 15:5-9

    Against those who would add nonbiblical traditions contrary to the Christian faith and set the church over the Word of God, the Protestant Reformers emphasized that Scripture is the only divinely inspired authority for faith and practice. The doctrine of sola Scriptura is no less needed in our day, and in this message, Dr. Burk Parsons considers its ongoing relevance for the church. View Resource

  • Questions & Answers with Godfrey, Lawson, Nichols, Parsons, and Thomas Media Resource by , , , ,

    Hebrews 12:2

    A questions and answers session with Drs. W. Robert Godfrey, Steven Lawson, Stephen Nichols, Burk Parsons, and Derek Thomas. Questions: How do I grow in the fear of God and decrease in the fear of man? (0:54) In the Psalms, David asks God to deal with his enemies. Why doesn’t the church pray like that today? (7:12) What does it take to become blameless in the way that Job was blameless? (11:41) Must a person forsake his sins before he can come to Christ? (13:15) Is the doctrine of election a primary doctrine? (15:45) How would you counsel someone … View Resource

  • Discipling the Next Generation (Seminar) Media Resource by , , ,

    A panel discussion with Joel Kim, Stephen Nichols, and Burk Parsons. This seminar considers how young people are entering a chaotic world, and how they can grow as disciples of Jesus Christ. View Resource

  • The Body of Christ Media Resource by

    Acts 2:37-47

    Ephesians 3:1–13 teaches that God’s eternal plan for humanity is to unite Jews and gentiles as one body of Christ, to bring together people from every tribe and tongue as fellow heirs of God’s glory in the church. What we do in the church today counts forever because it is a foreshadowing of the eternal worship and fellowship we will enjoy when the Lord consummates His plan for the ages. In this session, Dr. Burk Parsons explains that being committed to the church right now matters for eternity, reminding us to love fellow believers and to serve them in the … View Resource

  • Preaching and Pastoral Ministry (Seminar) Media Resource by , ,

    2 Timothy 1:14

    A panel discussion with Burk Parsons and Derek Thomas. This panel discusses what good preaching and faithful pastoral ministry looks like today. It also considers how pastors can serve and care for God’s people well. View Resource

  • R.C. Sproul’s Life and Ministry Media Resource by , , ,

    A panel discussion with Stephen Nichols, Burk Parsons, and Vesta Sproul. View Resource

  • How Can a Loving God Allow Evil? Media Resource by

    Romans 9:14-18

    People in our culture sometimes wonder how a God of love could allow evil and suffering in the world. They point to this concern and often conclude that either God is unjust or He doesn’t exist. In this session, Dr. Burk Parsons examines the good purposes of our sovereign and loving God in allowing evil. View Resource

  • Ask Ligonier with Ferguson, Nichols, Parsons, and Thomas Media Resource by , , ,

    To answer biblical and theological questions from people watching around the world, Nathan W. Bingham hosted a special Ask Ligonier event with Drs. Sinclair Ferguson, Stephen Nichols, Burk Parsons, and Derek Thomas Questions: What book have you recently read that you found spiritually edifying? (:48) What are some ways that a young Christian studying theology can resist falling into dead orthodoxy? (3:40) How should we approach friends who hold to different doctrines? (9:22) How do we make sure we don’t teach the doctrine of the image of God in the way prosperity preachers do? (13:43) Is it possible for … View Resource

  • The Church as a Caring Community Media Resource by

    Acts 2:42-47

    Throughout the Scriptures, God exhorts His people to love one another and to love our neighbor as ourselves. In this session, Dr. Burk Parsons considers this calling to love, encouraging us to remain steadfast in times of confusion and to demonstrate our hope in the midst of despair and suffering. View Resource

  • Pastoral Care in Times of Crisis Media Resource by , ,

    A panel discussion with Drs. H.B. Charles Jr., Sinclair Ferguson, and Burk Parsons. Questions: What are some words of comfort with which we can fight fear and anxiety? (2:13) How are you praying right now through the crisis surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19)? (11:50) How should Christians respond to times of suffering? (13:58) As many church services and gatherings have been canceled during this health crisis, what are your churches doing to continue in worship and fellowship? (19:20) How can Christians continue to minister to one another when large gatherings present a health risk? (30:23) How can Christians live as … View Resource

  • Questions & Answers with Challies, Godfrey, Lawson, and Mohler Media Resource by , , , ,

    A questions and answers session with Tim Challies, W. Robert Godfrey, Steven Lawson, and Albert Mohler. Questions: Should we focus our resources more on helping our own increasingly godless countries or on helping other countries where the church is rapidly growing? (00:01) What is “New Calvinism” and how does it relate to Reformation Calvinism? (00:57) Can you explain the difference between effectual calling and regeneration and how they work together? (05:00) How do we deal with disappointment if our loved ones aren’t being regenerated and haven’t come to faith? (06:42) Do children need to hear the gospel in order … View Resource

  • The Search for Truth Media Resource by

    Romans 1:15-22

    What is the meaning of life? Human beings are driven by a quest for meaning, and they find everlasting meaning when they know the truth and live by it. In this session, Dr. Burk Parsons considers the universal human search for truth, how truth can be found only in Christ, and the importance of living by truth in this world. View Resource

  • Make Disciples Media Resource by

    Matthew 28:16-20

    Before ascending to heaven, Jesus gave His church a mission—to make disciples of all nations. In this session, Dr. Burk Parsons calls Christians to work hard to make disciples of all nations, teaching them to obey all that Jesus has commanded. View Resource

  • Questions & Answers with Carter, Charles, Hall, and Parsons Media Resource by , , ,

    A questions and answers session with Anthony Carter, H.B. Charles Jr., David Hall, and Burk Parsons. Quetions: Why do we have such a hard time understanding the book of Revelation? (00:40) Is Jesus still fully human? (05:20) Is it Scriptural to pray to the Holy Spirit? (06:13) How does our understanding of the Trinity give us assurance of salvation? (08:20) How does the statement “God is love” uniquely define our Christian faith? (09:04) A popular pastor in Atlanta has recently been called out for rejecting the Old Testament. How might the Apostles respond to this? (12:31) I attend an … View Resource

  • The Unbroken Chain of Salvation Media Resource by

    Romans 8:26-30

    Scripture contains the wonderful promise that all whom God justifies He also glorifies (Rom. 8:28–30). In this session, Dr. Burk Parsons considers the golden chain of salvation and how the Holy Spirit applies this salvation to men and women. View Resource