Have You Hit Adulthood and Find Yourself Wondering, “Is This It?”

    Sooner or later we all discover that adulthood isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. It turns out to be harder—and sometimes more ordinary—than we were led to believe. While we’re all familiar with midlife crises, people in their twenties and thirties are increasingly experiencing a phenomenon called the quarter-life crisis. What once seemed like the routine transition from adolescence to adulthood has changed, disrupted by new social and economic realities.

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    Topics: Monthly Resources


    Video: “A Story of Deliverance” by Alistair Begg

    In difficult times, those who seek God’s refuge enjoy His favor and protection. With sin-distorted thinking, Saul was fixated on eliminating the anointed king, but David sought the Lord and was rescued from fear and his enemies. Examining four stories of deliverance, Alistair Begg reminds us that while following Jesus entails challenges and suffering, we can be confident that He is beside us, giving us strength to endure, keeping us safe on the journey, and ultimately delivering us.

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    Topics: Weekly Sermons


    Hymn: "So Send I You" by Margaret Clarkson

    So send I you—to labor unrewarded,
    To serve unpaid, unloved, unsought, unknown,
    To bear rebuke, to suffer scorn and scoffing—
    So send I you to toil for Me alone.

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    Topics: Hymns and Worship


    Sermons on Friendship

    Many of us yearn for the joy that comes from lifelong friendship. But what are the qualities of a true friend? In this selection of sermons, Alistair Begg explains the attributes that characterize godly friendship and points us to the perfect Friend and Savior, Jesus Christ. 

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    Topics: Ministry Updates, Monthly Resources


    Different by His Grace: Wallpaper

    “If you are professing to be a Christian, then you realize God has made you different, and you are to be different, by His grace.”
    — Alistair Begg

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    Topics: Weekly Wallpaper


    Video: “A Timely Prayer” by Alistair Begg

    Amidst political agitation and social disintegration, what is the church called to do? This is not a time to sound retreat, but reveille, teaches Alistair Begg as he examines the early church’s response to persecution. Rather than seek protection or deliverance, the disciples prayed for Spirit-filled, Christ-centered boldness to continue to speak God’s word. As cultures and empires rise and fall, God still emboldens His people to proclaim the Gospel to a lost, destabilized world.

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    Topics: Weekly Sermons


    Help Truth For Life with a Review at ‘Great Nonprofits’

    If you’ve benefited from the teaching you hear on Truth For Life, then tell more people!  By sharing your feedback with others online at GreatNonprofits.org — a review site like TripAdvisor — you can help point others to the clear and relevant Bible teaching from Alistair Begg.

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    Topics: Ministry Updates


    Today’s Hymn Reflection from Alistair: “Thou Hidden Source of Calm Repose”

    Alistair ponders the “hidden source of calm repose” in a soothing lyric by Charles Wesley. Check out the complete hymn if the chaos of our days has you looking for a few minutes of quiet reassurance.

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    Topics: Hymns and Worship, Begg's Blog


    Recommended Reading for Young Adults

    It seems that as each generation reaches early adulthood, the world produces yet another batch of self-help books and how-to guides meant to help young men and women thrive—or at least survive! So often, though, such books leave us yearning for something more.

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    Topics: Ministry Updates, Monthly Resources


    Sermons on Serving

    As Christians, we are called to serve; Christ has equipped us each with gifts, and it’s our responsibility, privilege, and joy to use them for His kingdom. In these selected sermons, Alistair Begg reviews how to serve others in leadership, family life, and within our communities.

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    Topics: Ministry Updates, Monthly Resources


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