Many churches today focus on building relationships, addressing emotional needs, having a contemporary style. But what is the role of the church . . . and the role of the pastor? How can a church and its pastor make sure they’re honoring the Lord every Sunday? Find out from John MacArthur on GRACE TO YOU.
John MacArthur has spent more than five decades teaching the Bible verse-by-verse . . . often for nearly an hour at a time. Clearly, he’s committed to in-depth preaching. But should all pastors still preach like that? Since attention spans have dropped should pastors adapt their messages? Wouldn’t congregations be better served by shorter, more topical sermons? Hear more, on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
We obviously live in a sound-bite society. But should that affect the way churches reach their audiences? What is the pastor’s most important role in the current culture? On GRACE TO YOU, John MacArthur answers those questions, as he begins a study titled . . . Why Is Preaching Worth Fighting For?
You’d probably never steal a car . . . falsify an insurance claim . . . cheat on your taxes —or your spouse. You might never let a day go by without studying God’s Word. There may be a long—and commendable—list of things you’d never actually do. But what about the things you think about doing? How are you at controlling your thoughts? Hear more on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
When you become a Christian, how you talk, think, and even what you do for fun changes. But as you might have found a radical change in your priorities doesn’t happen without a price. You might lose a friendship or two . . . or face rejection because of your new convictions.Yet you can rejoice in that rejection. Frankly, it’s evidence that you’ve taken steps to break sin’s hold on your life.Hear more on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
Scripture calls Christians to many things . . . but certainly not to a life of violence. Yet where sin is concerned, you need to do everything possible to destroy its power . . . it’s grip. . . and just because you’re a Christian doesn’t mean sin isn’t a threat. So . . . what does it take for you to break free from the sins you do battle with? John MacArthur explains that on GRACE TO YOU.
You can probably imagine the anger you’d feel toward a con artist who cheated you on a business deal, a robber who broke into your house, or a terrorist who hurt someone you love.But how offended are you by the very thing that Christ died for . . . the sins he bore on the cross? How often do you get angry about your sin? Hear more on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
You may recall some of the great battle cries from history . . . like, “Remember the Alamo!” . . . and “Remember Pearl Harbor!” But where your battles with sin are concerned, there’s another motto to keep in mind: “Remember the consequences!”Hear more on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
It’s perhaps the Bible’s most well-known story, the Parable of the Prodigal Son. You have probably heard many sermons on it and can recite its details by heart. But hidden within those details there is a key truth that many people miss. A truth that can change your life . . . and forever deepen your view of God’s love. Hear more on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
It’s a story so ubiquitous that people across the globe are familiar with the plot, even if they’re not Christians. I’m talking about the Parable of the Prodigal Son. But truth is, countless people throughout history have missed its main point. Could you be one who’s misinterpreted it? Find out on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
It’s said, nothing is discussed more and practiced less than prayer. You probably have to admit you’ve failed at some point to follow the Biblical command to pray without ceasing. But how do you do that? On GRACE TO YOU, explore with John MacArthur the link between constant prayer and The Believer’s Armor that’s at your disposal
Think about your life. What might you be doing—or not doing—that gives the world, Satan, or your flesh an advantage over you and what can you do about it? Find out on GRACE TO YOU as John MacArthur continues his study from Ephesians 6 titled, The Believer’s Armor.
So, how does the Bible define love—the love Christians should have and demonstrate? What should it look like at home, at the office, in your neighborhood, and at church? Find out today on GRACE TO YOU as John MacArthur, continues his study called The Portrait of a New Life . . . showing you how, as a Christian, love gets radically redefined.
Over the past five decades, perhaps no series has equipped more people to stand firm against spiritual attack than the one we start today. You’re going to see how your enemy, Satan, goes after Christians and how you can fend him off with the amazing defenses God has given you. John MacArthur shows you how to take hold of The Believer's Armor on GRACE TO YOU with John MacArthur.
How should you defend yourself against a much more dangerous enemy--one who, if you’re a Christian, you’re sure to face? Find out on GRACE TO YOU as John MacArthur continues his series The Believer’s Armor. It’s an in-depth look at how Satan tries to discourage believers--and how, through Christ, you can resist his attacks.