God uses suffering both to prove the genuineness of our faith, and also to purify us. So with that in mind,would you say that as a general rule, knowing why God allows us to suffer, knowing the purpose behind the pain, is that helpful and maybe even necessary in order to get through the suffering? Hear more on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
The body functions properly only when all its parts—even hard-to-see ones—are working together in harmony. Certainly, that’s true for the body of Christ. But how does God expect us—and equip us—to function in a world that’s antagonistic toward the very work the body is trying to accomplish? Find out on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
What role should you have in the body of Christ? What do you uniquely add . . . and how can your spiritual gifts help strengthen believers during trials and persecution? John MacArthur digs into those practical issues on GRACE TO YOU.
You need to remember that God’s Word promises hostility toward believers and guarantees that your way of looking at life is going to be hated . . . and attacked. John MacArthur explores the biblical strategy for making a difference in a hostile world . . . and standing strong against whatever threats you face.Learn more on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
On the next GRACE TO YOU, John MacArthur’s going to help you navigate a culture that’s becoming increasingly hostile to the God of the Bible and those who love Him.John’s current study from 1 Peter is titled . . .Faith Through the Fire.
You may not stand before the Lord in the next few hours, but the Bible calls you to live with that kind of anticipation . . . striving to make sure that Christ would not be ashamed of you if He returned right now.So what should that expectation look like at home . . . or around your friends . . . or when you’re at church? Consider that here on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
The money in your wallet may say “In God We Trust” . . . but the sad truth is, much of America rejects God and often works to marginalize those who follow Christ. So how do you honor God while surrounded by a culture that doesn’t? Consider that on GRACE TO YOU as John MacArthur begins his study called . . .Faith Through the Fire.
Unity is certainly a priority for Christians . . . but the problem is, many churches today are doing away with walls that are essential, accepting those who teach a counterfeit gospel . . . and even elevating non-Christians to positions of leadership. So on GRACE TO YOU, John MacArthur helps you know where to draw the lines as he looks at the bold stand Jesus took against false teachers.
What if false doctrine is taught from the pulpit? What’s the right move? And how bold should you be?Well, to answer that question John MacArthur looks at a shocking confrontation Jesus had with false teachers. Find out on the next GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
Through the ages, many people have claimed to be God. So, what makes Jesus’ claim of divinity legitimate . . . how compelling is the case for the deity of Christ? John MacArthur will help you answer those vital questions on GRACE TO YOU as he continues his series . . .How to Talk to a Heretic.
The sinfulness of all people . . . the horrible, eternal penalty for sin . . . and salvation in Christ alone. No doubt you’re familiar with those elements of the gospel message. But what about the issue of repentance? What exactly does it mean to repent . . . and can you be a Christian without understanding repentance? Essential questions — John MacArthur starts answering them today in his lesson . . . “The Characteristics of True Repentance” . . . on GRACE TO YOU.
When you receive salvation, you’re indeed saved from your sin, but you still have to live in a world drowning in sin. And Scripture calls for you to be a light in the midst of that grim darkness. The question is, how do you do that? John MacArthur answers that today, as he continues his current study on GRACE TO YOU titled . . . The Portrait of a New Life.
What attitude is most appropriate—most God-honoring—at Christmas? And how do you put that attitude into practice? Find out today as John MacArthur shows you . . . The True Spirit of Christmas.” That’s the title of this Christmas Eve edition of GRACE TO YOU.
Today on GRACE TO YOU, John MacArthur helps prepare you for a Christmas of genuine worship. He’ll be approaching Christmas truth from some angles you might not expect—stay here, won’t you, as he continues his timely look at . . . The Jesus of Christmas. That’s the title of his current series, on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
Tomorrow’s Thanksgiving Day here in the United States . . . a wonderful time to reflect on God’s goodness. Of course for Christians, everyday should be Thanksgiving . . . because of the profound blessings we have in Jesus Christ.That in mind, John MacArthur has a timely message todayon GRACE TO YOUtitled “In Everything Give Thanks” . . . helping you see how the gospel of grace leads to a life of thankfulness.