• The Lightlings Teaching Series with R.C. Sproul

    In The Lightlings, Dr. R.C. Sproul weaves an allegorical tale that captures the essence of the biblical story of redemption in a manner that will fascinate and delight children. A race of tiny beings known as lightlings are a picture of humanity as they pass through all the stages of the biblical drama—creation, fall, and redemption. In the end, children will understand why some people fear light more than darkness, but why they need never fear darkness again. The Lightlings is an excellent introduction to the key themes of Scripture. Richly detailed illustrations by Justin Gerard will hold children’s interest, … View Resource

  • Living By Faith Teaching Series with R.C. Sproul

    The role of reason has been seriously neglected as a necessary element in our life of faith. In this series, Dr. R.C. Sproul demonstrates the interplay between faith and reason in all aspects of our lives as children of God. View Resource

  • Joy Teaching Series with R.C. Sproul

    One of God’s most astounding gifts to us in Christ is that Christians can experience joy in difficult situations. In this series, Dr. R.C. Sproul discusses the biblical concept of joy. With compassion and understanding, he shows that God provides a time for mourning, but it is not the worldly sort that leaves you bitter and without hope. View Resource

  • Justification by Faith Alone Teaching Series with R.C. Sproul

    In this series, Dr. R.C. Sproul examines justification — the way in which we are declared righteous by God — as he explains the biblical teaching regarding justification. Demonstrating that Christ’s righteousness is reckoned to us by faith alone, Dr. Sproul joins with Martin Luther in calling the church to proclaim boldly that this doctrine is integral to the gospel of God. View Resource

  • Holy Scripture Teaching Series with R.C. Sproul

    R.C. Sproul explains that mainline Protestant denominations have confessions or creeds that provide definitions of what they believe about the Bible and other essential matters of the faith. For the most part, these creeds were hammered out during times of great controversy in the church and are the result of intense study by history’s most learned Biblical scholars. R.C. uses the Westminster Confession of Faith as his springboard to examine basic questions about the doctrine of Scripture. He says that the purpose of Holy Scripture is to help believers better understand this doctrine and thereby renew their minds and lives … View Resource

  • Homosexuality Teaching Series with R.C. Sproul

    In today’s society, we are told that homosexuality is a legitimate alternative lifestyle. Confusion still abounds, even in the church, about the nature of homosexuality. Rather than look to our own wisdom for a definition, perhaps we should ask—what does the Bible say a homosexual is? Do homosexuals really exist? That may seem like a strange question, but Dr. Sproul will help us understand some of the confusion surrounding the problem of homosexuality and will provide us with simple biblical responses to them.This lecture was originally given at the Ligonier Valley Study Center in Pennsylvania in the early … View Resource

  • Introduction to Wisdom Literature Teaching Series with R.C. Sproul

    Since the beginning of recorded time, mankind has pursued wisdom and understanding. Yet not everyone begins their study of wisdom in the same place; some ground their pursuit in the autonomy of man while others start with the fear of the Lord. As Dr. R.C. Sproul demonstrates in this series how the biblical writers knew that without God there could be no true wisdom, and gives principles for understanding the wisdom literature found in the Bible, reminding us that piety must accompany our study of God’s Word if we are to absorb its wisdom. View Resource

  • I Will Build My Church Teaching Series with R.C. Sproul

    Matthew 16:16-18

    All of the synoptic Gospels agree that Peter’s confession of Jesus as the Messiah was a turning point in the ministry of Christ. In this sermon based on Matthew 16:16–18, Dr. R.C. Sproul examines Peter’s important confession as he analyzes the meaning of Peter’s name, the nature of the confession, and reminds us that despite all obstacles, Christ will build His church. View Resource

  • The Jerusalem Decree Teaching Series with R.C. Sproul

    Acts 15:22-29

    The church has long recognized the Jerusalem council in Acts 15 as a model for how the church is to make important decisions. However, the decree issued by this council presents some initial difficulties for interpretation because it contains several commands that later revelation seems to contradict. In this sermon, Dr. R.C. Sproul analyzes the decree of the Jerusalem council found in Acts 15:22-29 and shows how the distinction between principle and custom demonstrates how this decree fits harmoniously with the teaching of the entire Bible. With attention to original context and a concern to relate this historical event to … View Resource

  • Jonah Teaching Series with R.C. Sproul

    Like Jonah, we are sometimes called to stand up for, or even preach, the Gospel in uncomfortable circumstances. Like Jonah, we are often more concerned with our own comfort than with loving God and our neighbors as we should. Like Jonah, we need to respond to God’s mercy in grateful obedience. Jonah reminds Christians of the extent to which God goes in pursuing us in our rebellion and in changing our hearts to honor and serve Him. View Resource

  • The Hard Sayings of the Apostles Teaching Series with R.C. Sproul

    Do all of Paul’s words have apostolic authority or are there exceptions? Does Paul teach that we can achieve moral perfection in this life? Must women wear head coverings in church? Can apostates be restored to the faith? R.C. Sproul answers these and other puzzling questions with a commitment to Biblical inerrancy and wisdom he has gained from nearly 40 years of experience in studying and teaching the whole counsel of God. View Resource

  • The Hard Sayings of the Bible Teaching Series with R.C. Sproul

    The Bible is a collection of sixty-six books written over a period of some 1,500 years by dozens of human authors in three different languages. The cultural and linguistic divides mean that there are times we will run across passages whose meaning was clear to the author but is not immediately clear to us. We also know that all of these books were inspired by God. They are therefore inerrant and without contradiction. In this series, R.C. Sproul takes a look at some of the Bible’s most difficult texts and explains them in light of their forgotten context. View Resource

  • The Hard Sayings of the Prophets Teaching Series with R.C. Sproul

    What did Ezekiel mean by saying that his message of woes was like honey and sweetness to him? Why did Amos pronounce woe to those in his day who desired the Day of the Lord? Did Isaiah say that God actually creates evil? Dr. Sproul answers these and other questions by interpreting the passages in light of their contexts and the whole counsel of God. This series can help Christians work through the hard sayings of the prophets, finding in their words not confusion but timeless principles from which we may benefit today. View Resource

  • Hath God Said? Teaching Series with R.C. Sproul

    Have you ever been troubled by doubts about the Bible? Have you ever had your faith in God’s Word challenged or dismissed? The temptation in the Garden didn’t begin with promises of wealth or power. It began with an attack on God’s Word. Satan continues that challenge today, with devastating results inside and outside the church. Hath God Said? meets the devil’s challenge. R.C. Sproul proclaims and defends the world-transforming truth that God has spoken in His Word. He shows that communication requires an absolute standard of truth—and that Scripture is that standard. Dr. Sproul also demonstrates the failure of … View Resource

  • Heaven Teaching Series with R.C. Sproul

    In teaching His disciples about heaven, Jesus said, “I go to prepare a place for you.” But what did Jesus mean? In this series, R.C. Sproul provides clear teaching about heaven, explaining that Christians have the greatest hope—the hope of glory. In examining Scripture, he shows that heaven is the home of God’s chosen people, the church. View Resource