Why the evaporation of America’s cultural Christianity is a good thing

John MacArthur wrote in his monthly letter why the deflation of the bloated Christianity we see in America is allowing the true Christianity to shine. Here is an excerpt from his monthly letter, and then below that, despite the encouraging news, a warning for the Church.In light of recent headlines, court cases, and cultural trends, …

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The dreadful reality of the apostate Church

One of my most fervent prayers is that your church is not filled with comfortable unbelievers. Why? I dread this day:Artist: Boris Sajtinac"Not everyone who says to me, 'Lord, Lord,' will enter the kingdom of heaven, but the one who does the will of my Father who is in heaven.  On that day many will …

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The joy of submitting to Jesus, and the tragedy of rejecting Him: two anecdotes (and a third)

There are two responses to the Gospel, yea or nay. Here is S. Lewis Johnson with an anecdote about a person who said yea.Paul, His Gospel, and Thomas JeffersonGeorge Cutting is a man who is best known for the fact that he’s the author of a little pamphlet. You usually find it in tract racks …

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Beleaguered brethren, relief is on the way

What a blessed relief the rapture is to look forward to!!!In his tremendous sermon delivered last Sunday, July 19, Pastor John MacArthur demonstrated once again the qualities of a superlative shepherd.After Memorial Day he planned to go on vacation as usual. He delivered a sermon to help his flock prepare for events that may occur …

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John MacArthur: An Honorable and Trustworthy Shepherd

Wikipedia The Lord sends us honorable and trustworthy overseers, no matter the generation in which we live. He sent the early church fathers, the generation after the Apostles, many of them martyrs: Polycarp, Ignatius, Clement...and He has sent us men from then until now. I'd like to focus on the now and one of these …

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John MacArthur: "Hope for a Doomed Nation" AKA Love in the time of evil

John MacArthur preached on Sunday. It was a sermon from the pastor side of him, not the teacher side of him. He did not explain the bible verse-by-verse. Instead, he was speaking from the heart to his flock about today's world.He quickly reviewed the tenets of the Holy Spirit created restraints put upon the world …

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