• What Do Jesus’ Parables Mean?

    What Do Jesus’ Parables Mean?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    The Good Samaritan. The Prodigal Son. The Pearl of Great Price. Jesus was well known for using parables to illustrate a point. These short stories can be simple enough for a child to understand, yet they are also profound and …read more

  • What Is Baptism?

    What Is Baptism?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    Christians agree that baptism is an essential practice in the church, and they also agree that it does not in itself save people from their sins. But why is there disagreement when it comes to whom should be baptized and …read more

  • What Is Biblical Wisdom?

    What Is Biblical Wisdom?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    Wisdom isn’t something only needed by the foolish and immature. All of us are called to grow in wisdom, for true wisdom has to do with pleasing the God who made us.

    In this booklet, Dr. R.C. Sproul introduces the …read more

  • What Is Faith?

    What Is Faith?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    We often hear people say, “Just have a little faith.” But what is faith? Is it a blind leap into the dark? Believing something without evidence? How does the Bible define faith?

    In this booklet, Dr. R.C. Sproul looks to …read more

  • What Is Predestination?

    What Is Predestination?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    The Bible clearly teaches that we contribute nothing to our salvation. It is the gift of God (Eph. 2:8), and He alone saves. Yet many Christians bristle at this idea. If God decides who will believe, they reason, doesn’t that …read more

  • What Is Repentance?

    What Is Repentance?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    All people have sinned and broken God’s law. None of us are good (Rom. 3:10). And as a result of our sin, God commands us to repent. But what does repentance look like?

    In this booklet, Dr. R.C. Sproul looks …read more

  • What Is the Church?

    What Is the Church?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    When the word church is mentioned, many people think of a building. Others think of a denomination. But the church is so much more.

    In this booklet, Dr. R.C. Sproul explains that the church is a group of people, not …read more

  • What Is the Gospel?

    What Is the Gospel?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    Many people think that since God is good, He will accept us as long as we lead good lives. But this isn’t good news, because none of us is as good as God. If left to ourselves, we will receive …read more

  • What Is the Great Commission?

    What Is the Great Commission?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    After His resurrection, Jesus gave His followers a mission: to go to all the nations and make disciples. What does this Great Commission mean? How are disciples made? And does every Christian have a role to play?

    In this booklet, …read more

  • What Is the Lord’s Supper?

    What Is the Lord’s Supper?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    On the night He was betrayed, Jesus shared a final meal with His disciples. What was so significant about this meal, and what is its ongoing importance in the life of the church?

    In this booklet, Dr. R.C. Sproul explains …read more

  • What Is the Relationship between Church and State?

    What Is the Relationship between Church and State?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    In the United States, people often hear the phrase “separation of church and state.” Many assume this means the government should rule without taking God into account. But that idea is a distortion of the truth.

    In this booklet, Dr. …read more

  • What Is the Trinity?

    What Is the Trinity?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    The Bible teaches that God is one in substance and three in person—the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. Although the Trinity is clearly taught in the Bible, it has been attacked throughout church history, and many Christians today …read more

  • What’s So Great about the Doctrines of Grace?

    What’s So Great about the Doctrines of Grace?

    by Rev. Richard Phillips

    Do Christians choose to have faith, or is faith a supernatural work of God? Far from an abstract intellectual exercise, this question has vast implications for the hope, joy, and assurance of the Christian life. When the truth of God’s …read more

  • Who Is Jesus?

    Who Is Jesus?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    No person in history has provoked more difference of opinion than Jesus of Nazareth. Some say He was a cunning fraud, while others say He must have been out of His mind. In many cases, His story is altered to …read more

  • Who Is the Holy Spirit?

    Who Is the Holy Spirit?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    The person and work of the Holy Spirit spark much interest these days—but also much confusion. Many do not fully understand who the Spirit is or how He works in our lives. Some people even claim that the Spirit speaks …read more

  • Why Should I Join a Church?

    Why Should I Join a Church?

    by Dr. R.C. Sproul

    Many Christians dismiss the need to go to church. It’s just a building, they say. I can worship anywhere. I don’t have to gather with other Christians. In this booklet, Dr. R.C. Sproul explains that the church is not merely …read more