He stood more than nine feet tall, sheathed in bronze. For forty days he declared, “This day I defy the ranks of Israel.” Goliath knew well the army he taunted; he knew not its Commander. God Himself struck Goliath dead, working through a shepherd boy and five smooth stones. Like the Israelites, we confront a towering enemy who leaves us dismayed and terrified. The world is imposing, daunting. But greater is He who is in us than he who is in the world. Ligonier Ministries’ 1994 National Conference, “The Christian and Society: War of the Worlds,” explores how …
The intense pressure to adopt man-centered approaches to ministry from the world pounds against preachers and congregants alike. We must therefore be exhorted to remain God-centered in our worship and encourage our leaders as they faithfully preach the Word. This collection, featuring lectures from Ligonier Ministries’ annual pastors conferences by Mark Dever, Ligon Duncan, Steve Lawson, John Sartelle, R.C. Sproul, and Derek Thomas, is offered to help equip and embolden church leaders to exalt God’s glory in all aspects of ministry.