Tag Archives: Alistair Begg

Preaching Point

There is no chance of fire in the pews if there is an iceberg in the pulpit; and without personal prayer and communion with God during the preparation stages, the pulpit will be cold. – Alistair Begg in Preaching for … Continue reading

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Preaching Point

The attitude of heart with which we come to our preparation should express our dependence upon God. – Alistair Begg in Preaching for God’s Glory

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Say Yes To Contentment

If we are to say no to covetousness, we must learn to say yes to contentment. This involves learning to be content with what we have (Hebrews 13:5). Much of our discontentment may be traced to expectations that are essentially … Continue reading

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Three Questions

It is a good discipline to test our speech by asking of what we are about to say, especially when it concerns another person.  Is it kind?  Is it true?  Is it necessary? – Alistair Begg in Pathway to Freedom

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The Task of the Expositor

In this high and sacred calling, the task of expository preaching, we are to be men of spiritual wisdom and understanding in the mysteries of the gospel. We must each have a genuine experience of the power of the truth … Continue reading

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Little Hidden Murders

Just because I haven’t shed someone’s blood, doesn’t mean I’m innocent. My heart and mind have harbored thoughts and feelings that are as foul as murder. We kill people all the time with our contemptuous anger, our animosity and malice, … Continue reading

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Learning Respect

The great need for this [fifth] command is to be found in the fact that we are by nature, rebels. We have a natural dislike for authority. It is within the family that children are to learn respect for authority. … Continue reading

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I Like to Think of God As…

Imagination is a wonderful gift, but when we use it to conjure up our own image of God it leads us astray. It is quite common to hear people say, “I like to think of God as…” and then add … Continue reading

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