Why Does God Allow Suffering and Trials?

    What are the purposes of suffering and trials? Why does God allow them? Those around us might tell us that suffering is pointless, that we should ignore it or rise above it, or that karma is paying us back for a wrong we have committed. The Bible, though, gives a very different answer. Scripture clearly addresses suffering—both its presence and its purpose. (After all, no one suffered more than Christ, our Savior.) Its many examples of faithful men and women who encountered various trials demonstrate God’s hand at work throughout history and for His glory.

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    5 Sermons on Preaching


    Download or listen to five sermons from Alistair Begg about Preaching.

     

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    Sermons about the Wrath of God

    In today’s world, we don’t discuss God’s wrath often. While many of us hold to the truth that God is loving and full of grace and mercy, it can be tempting to stop there, leaving us with an incomplete picture of God’s true character. In these sermons, Alistair Begg reminds us that while God is loving, He is also just, and there are consequences if we don't accept His Son as our Savior.

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    Recommended Reading List for Pastors

    Truth For Life recommends the following books, on a diverse variety of subjects, for pastors, church leaders and others in Bible-teaching ministry. This carefully selected collection covers topics including Christ-centered preaching, the dynamics of effective preaching, successfully leading a congregation, personal devotion and working in youth ministry.

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    Download (Free) - "The Pastor's Study" - A Seven Volume Study For Pastors and Leaders by Alistair Begg

    Martyn Lloyd-Jones once said that "the work of preaching is the highest and greatest and most glorious calling to which anyone can ever be called." Such a high calling, however, comes with a high level of responsibility: As a pastor places his confidence in the Gospel’s power, the task of proclamation must be his chief concern. In the Pastor’s Study, we present a collection of sermons designed to help and encourage the Gospel-centered pastor as he evangelizes faithfully and establishes believers in the sound doctrine essential to spiritual growth.

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    Download (Free) - "And He Shall Reign" - A Study in the Book of Daniel

    With stories of men who endured in the face of persecution, terrifying dreams, and mysterious visions, the book of Daniel has intrigued readers for generations. But at the heart of this book, we don’t meet a mere man, however brave, faithful, or wise. We meet God, the King of Kings, who rules over every earthly kingdom and who is committed to preserving His people through trouble and persecution.

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    Sermons about the Authority of the Bible

    Some believe that the Bible is just a piece of literature to be read but to Christians, the Bible is God's Word. In these sermons, Alistair Begg examines why the Bible is important and reminds us that the Bible accomplishes its work in our lives as we trust in its authority as the inspired Word of God.

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    Download (Free) - Jars of Clay - How God Uses Ordinary People in Extraordinary Ways

    We live in a world that is preoccupied with personality, and the influence of high-profile celebrities has a significant impact on the way people think and live. In contrast to this cult of human personality, the Bible is filled with examples of how God delights in using ordinary people in extraordinary ways.

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    Ways to Listen to Truth For Life with Alistair Begg

    Truth For Life with Alistair Begg proclaims the unchangeable truth of the Bible by teaching verse by verse from Scripture every day. God's Spirit uses the truth of his Word to transform who we are, what we believe, and how we view the world. Therefore, Truth For Life strives to share the Good News of salvation in Jesus Christ with everyone, everywhere, without cost as a barrier. Listed below are several ways to listen to Truth For Life.

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    Why are Truthpartners so important?

    Truthpartners are vital members of Truth For Life and make it possible for the clear, relevant Bible teaching of Alistair Begg to be heard on the radio and online, every day, all around the world.

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