• The Wicket Gate Media Resource by

    When a person becomes aware of his or her sinfulness and need for a savior, he or she may experience a sudden and dramatic spiritual rebirth. Many Christians today and throughout church history have attested to their lives being instantly transformed through an encounter with Jesus Christ. For others, conversion can be a lengthy process, through which Christ gradually draws a sinner to Himself. Such was John Bunyan’s experience, and such is the experience of Christian in Pilgrim’s Progress. In this message, we will witness firsthand the dangers and challenges that Christian faces as he treads the path from conviction … View Resource

  • The City of Destruction Media Resource by

    John Bunyan’s timeless work Pilgrim’s Progress powerfully expresses the truth that the present life is a spiritual journey. When Jesus Christ liberates a sinner from the power of sin, He also extends an invitation to a lifetime of discipleship. As we shall see, the path of the Christian life is riddled with many trials, dangers, and obstacles. Yet, the journey to the Celestial City is also laden with displays of God’s grace and faithfulness. As we begin our study of Bunyan’s masterpiece, Dr. Derek Thomas will direct our attention to the City of Destruction, the starting point for Christian’s spiritual … View Resource

  • Literature Media Resource by

    What is the Christian perspective on literature? Can a Christian enjoy a good novel every now and again? Is there such a thing as a “good” novel? In this message, Dr. Sproul answers these questions and he discusses essential criteria for good literature. View Resource