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Consequences of Ideas

Consequences of Ideas

by R. C. Sproul

Sproul's survey of the ongoing impact of history's most influential philosophies urges readers to take prevailing cultural mind-sets seriously… because ideas do have consequences. The greatest thinkers of all time are impacting us still. From public-policy decisions and current laws to world events, theology, the arts, education, and even conv… Read more…

Defending Your Faith

Defending Your Faith

by R. C. Sproul and R. C. Sproul

There is a widespread belief that reason and faith are incompatible and opposed to each other. Faith is viewed as subjective, emotional, a crutch for those who find the real world too hard. Though many of the world's finest minds hold this view, the Bible teaches that it is the fool who says there is no God. Dr. R. C. Sproul clearly and simply argues tha… Read more…

Proclaiming a Cross-Centered Theology (Contributors: Thabiti M. Anyabwile, John MacArthur, John Piper, R.C. Sproul)

Proclaiming a Cross-Centered Theology (Contributors: Thabiti M. Anyabwile, John MacArthur, John Piper, R.C. Sproul)

by John Piper, John MacArthur, Mark Dever, R. C. Sproul, Thabiti M. Anyabwile, C. J. Mahaney, J. Ligon Duncan, John Piper, Mark Dever, R. Albert MohlerJr., C. J. Mahaney, Thabiti M. Anyabwile, John MacArthur and R. C. Sproul

Some of the leading voices in evangelical Christianity reaffirm the importance of preaching biblical theology for the health of our churches. Loving, teaching, and rightly dividing the Word of God is every pastor's privilege and responsibility. If a pastor understands what the Word says about God, man, and the curse, about Christ and his substitutionary … Read more…

Doctrines of Grace

Doctrines of Grace

by R. C. Sproul, James Montgomery Boice and Philip Graham Ryken

Two respected pastors make a compelling case for the need to recover the five fundamental doctrines of the Christian faith. We live in an age of weak theology and casual Christianity. And this situation will continue as long as God's people insist on substituting intuition for truth, feeling for belief, and immediate gratification for enduring hope. Yet … Read more…

Prayer of the Lord, The

Prayer of the Lord, The

by R. C. Sproul

What is the Lord’s Prayer? In The Prayer of the Lord, Dr. R. C. Sproul writes, “Jesus’ intent was to give His disciples a model prayer, an example to follow, one that would teach them transferrable principles for conversation with God.” In short, Christ gave the Lord’s Prayer to teach His disciples about prayer, and Dr. Sproul, in his trademark fas… Read more…

Thinking. Loving. Doing. (Contributions by: R. Albert Mohler Jr., R. C. Sproul, Rick Warren, Francis Chan, John Piper, Thabiti Anyabwile)

Thinking. Loving. Doing. (Contributions by: R. Albert Mohler Jr., R. C. Sproul, Rick Warren, Francis Chan, John Piper, Thabiti Anyabwile)

by John Piper, R. C. Sproul, Rick Warren, Thabiti M. Anyabwile, Francis Chan, John Piper, R. Albert MohlerJr., Thabiti M. Anyabwile, R. C. Sproul, David Mathis, Francis Chan and Rick Warren

The Christian life is more than thinking—but not less. And it’s more than feeling—but not less. It’s more than doing as well—but never less. Healthy followers of Jesus engage their minds, hearts, and hands in glorifying him.This volume, built on the 2010 Desiring God National Conference and John Piper’s recent book Think: … Read more…

Chosen by God

Chosen by God

by R. C. Sproul

With nearly 200,000 copies sold in its 25 years, Chosen by God by Dr. R. C. Sproul is a contemporary classic on predestination, a doctrine that isn't just for Calvinists, says Sproul. It is a doctrine for all biblical Christians. In this updated and expanded edition of Chosen by God, Sproul shows that the doctrine of predestination doesn't create a w… Read more…

Willing to Believe The Controversy over Free Will

Willing to Believe The Controversy over Free Will

by R. C. Sproul

What is the role of the will in believing the good news of the gospel? Why is there so much controversy over free will throughout church history? R. C. Sproul finds that Christians have often been influenced by pagan views of the human will that deny the effects of Adam's fall. In Willing to Believe, Sproul traces the free-will controversy from its f… Read more…

Essential Truths of the Christian Faith

Essential Truths of the Christian Faith

by R. C. Sproul

For those who yearn for a deeper walk in faith, their journey can begin here. Dr. Sproul takes theology down off of the dusty shelves of theological libraries and expounds in clear and simple terms over one hundred major Christian doctrines. He offers readers a basic understanding of the Christian faith that will kindle a lifelong love for truth, which is fo… Read more…

What is Reformed Theology? Understanding the Basics

What is Reformed Theology? Understanding the Basics

by R. C. Sproul

What Do the Five Points of Calvinism Really Mean?Many have heard of Reformed theology, but may not be certain what it is. Some references to it have been positive, some negative. It appears to be important, and they'd like to know more about it. But they want a full, understandable explanation, not a simplistic one.What Is Reformed Theology? is an access… Read more…

Holiness of God

Holiness of God

by R. C. Sproul

Central to God’s character is the quality of holiness. Yet, even so, most people are hard-pressed to define what God’s holiness precisely is. Many preachers today avoid the topic altogether because people today don’t quite know what to do with words like “awe” or “fear.” R. C. Sproul, in this classic work, puts the holiness of God in its proper… Read more…

Faith Alone The Evangelical Doctrine of Justification

Faith Alone The Evangelical Doctrine of Justification

by R. C. Sproul and Michael Horton

A leading theologian explains the biblical doctrine of justification by faith alone and urges fellow evangelicals to embrace this classic Protestant teaching.… Read more…


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