• Questions and Answers #1 Media Resource by , ,

    Al Mohler and R.C. Sproul Jr. answer questions about postmodernism. Note: This Questions and Answers session is made available for historical archival purposes only. Further, answers given reflect the views of the individual speakers and do not necessarily reflect the views of Dr. R.C. Sproul and Ligonier Ministries. Here is our Statement of Faith. View Resource

  • You are God Media Resource by

    Romans 1:25

    In this pre-conference seminar, Ligon Duncan will examine the modern god of the New Age movement, R.C. Sproul Jr. will expose the god of the relativists, and Robert Godfrey will help us to discern the god of the church growth movement, followed by a question and answer session. View Resource

  • Vanity of Vanity Media Resource by

    Ecclesiastes 1:2

    Without Christ, without hope,” this statement is one that we draw from the writer of Ecclesiastes’ verse, “Vanity of vanity—all is vanity.” In this portion of the series Dr. Sproul talks about the meaning behind this Old Testament verse, mainly—that if there is no God, then, of course, what we encounter is futility of futility. View Resource

  • Here and Now Media Resource by

    How do you view the world around you? From what perspective do you stand as you look at life? Although the secularist will disagree, answers to these questions have eternal ramifications. In this message entitled “Here and Now,” Dr. Sproul helps us understand the pervasive worldview called secularism. View Resource

  • Mere Existence Media Resource by

    Are you looking for purpose in life? Are you looking for meaning in your existence? In search for the meaning of life, philosophers have developed systems to make sense of life’s perplexing questions. Then came existentialism. But what are the dangers of this useless system? In this message, Dr. Sproul shows the uselessness and dangers of existentialism. View Resource

  • Whatever Works Media Resource by

    Is there anything practical about being pragmatic? What are the long term benefits of pragmatism? Is there anything of Christian value in this philosophy? In this message entitled “Whatever Works,” Dr. Sproul uncovers the impracticality of this American-made philosophy as he explains how pragmatism is a self-defeating system with no theoretical or practical value. View Resource

  • Driven by Pleasure Media Resource by

    Acts 17:16-21

    What is the Christian view of pleasure? Is it simply a question of moderation? Can we use pleasure to measure what is good? Examining these questions in this message, Dr. Sproul looks at an ancient philosophy that is being enjoyed by so many today. View Resource

  • When Man Is God Media Resource by

    Tracing the genealogy of humanism through the centuries, we see a long line of philosophers who have ensured the next generation of humanists. But humanism’s founding father hasn’t been given the recognition he is due. Who is the father of this ancient philosophy? And, what is wrong with humanism? In this message, Dr. Sproul traces humanism back to its beginnings and exposes the bankruptcy of its major tenets of faith, as he explains what happens “When Man is God.” View Resource

  • For Though They Knew Media Resource by

    Romans 1:18-32

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  • A Reason to Fear: Secularism Media Resource by

    Ecclesiastes 9:1-6

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  • Do you Really Need a Savior? Media Resource by

    Luke 18:18-23

    Why is it that some people feel the need for a Savior while others don’t? Is placing faith in Christ as Savior just another option people are free to accept or reject, with no consequence? In this message, Dr. Sproul considers this as he explains the core reason why so many feel no need for a Savior. View Resource

  • Should the Church Embrace Postmodernism Media Resource by

    The church in the West lives at a time of transition between modernity and postmodernity. The emergent church calls for believers to embrace postmodernism. In this lecture, Dr. Ligon Duncan will explain what postmodernism is, how the church should respond to it, and where the emergent church has erred. View Resource

  • Existentialism Media Resource by

    One particular worldview that finds its way into our lives is known as existentialism. It is hard to recognize because it is hard to define, but it is there nonetheless. So what is existentialism? What is so bad about it that it cannot co-exist with the Christian worldview? Dr. Sproul discusses the framers of this worldview and the defining ideas that make it so dangerous, as he speaks of “Existentialism.” View Resource

  • Humanism Media Resource by

    What could possibly be wrong with the humanitarian concerns of humanism? At what points, if any, can Christianity agree with humanism? What happens when you mix them together? Is there some redeeming quality in humanism that we could use in the church? In this message, Dr. Sproul examines the fundamental premise of humanism and the unhappy marriage of humanism and Christianity. View Resource

  • Pragmatism Media Resource by

    Whether you are a single mom, business executive, politician, or church volunteer, you may have succumbed to the seduction of a very attractive philosophy—Pragmatism. We are sometimes convinced that being practical and being pragmatic are practically the same. But in this message, Dr. Sproul explains that pragmatism is a self-defeating system with no theoretical or practical value. View Resource