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Dr. Erwin W. Lutzer

The Light Shines on Mars Hill, Part 3 of 3 (Light Shining in Darkness)

February 27, 2015

Paul became the Apostle to the Gentiles, moving aggressively to cities in Greece and beyond with the Holy Spirit directing his energies and birthing faith wherever he preached. In this message we’ll examine that power on display atop a famous hill in a city known for its philosophers.

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What’s the best way to witness to people about Jesus? Paul taught us how in Acts 17. He found out where they were coming from and focused his message on what they already knew. To an audience of philosophers, he talked about their monument to an unknown god. 
February 26, 2015
The Hill of Ares in Athens is a mound of granite facing the famous Acropolis with its temples to pagan gods. Here, Paul the Apostle preached the gospel with power to a group of philosophers. In this message we’ll explore what happened at a place also known as Mars Hill. 
February 25, 2015
“Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ and you will be saved, you and your household.” Some see in this famous verse a promise that all in a family will come to faith. In this message we’ll see what Acts 16:31 actually means. 
February 24, 2015
Jailers know that locks usually stay locked. But when Paul and Silas were sprung from prison, one jailer learned otherwise, causing him to ask, “What must I do to be saved?” In this message, more on prison doors flinging open. 
February 23, 2015
Paul took Silas and Timothy and went to preach in Macedonia. Their first stop was at Philippi, where the Spirit’s power was evident. Among those who believed was a merchant woman whose heart had been prepared by God. 
February 20, 2015
The Bible calls the gospel “the power of God.” The word “power” in Greek is the word that gives us “dynamite” in English. That power began to be felt in the early church, and today we begin tracing the impact the gospel made in the first century. 
February 19, 2015
Ancient Babylon’s leaders had no idea that their time was up. A festive party ended in the King’s death, and God’s judgment was served. Modern America also has no idea how many minutes are left on its ticking clock. In this message, we will see our handwriting on the wall.
February 18, 2015
When God says a nation is doomed, that doom is certain. Belshazzar’s feast began with revelry and ended with Belshazzar dead. Babylon died with him, as might America if we don’t heed the warnings of God. 
February 17, 2015
The judgment of God may be long in coming, but it can come with a vengeance. For ancient Babylon, that time came when Daniel foretold the doom of Babylon’s king. We in America should take heed, as his story might well be ours. 
February 16, 2015
When the government tells you who to worship, believers face an easy choice. The answer is simply “no, we will worship God.” Then we, like Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego, have to be willing to face the consequences, whether God delivers us or not. 
February 13, 2015
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Running the race of life is hard. But with the Bible front and center and a heart to encourage, Pastor Erwin Lutzer presents clear Bible teaching, helping you make it across the finish line. Since 2011, this 25-minute program has provided a Godward focus and features listeners’ questions.

About Dr. Erwin W. Lutzer

Dr. Erwin W. Lutzer is Pastor Emeritus of The Moody Church where he served as the Senior Pastor for 36 years (1980-2016). He earned a B.Th. from Winnipeg Bible College, a Th.M. from Dallas Theological Seminary, a M.A. in Philosophy from Loyola University, and an honorary LL.D. from the Simon Greenleaf School of Law (Now Trinity Law School).

A clear expositor of the Bible, he is the featured speaker on two radio programs: Running to Win—a daily Bible-teaching broadcast and Songs in the Night—an evening program that’s been airing since 1943. Running To Win broadcasts on a thousand outlets in the U.S. and across more than fifty countries in seven languages. His speaking engagements include Bible conferences and seminars, both domestically and internationally, including Russia, the Republic of Belarus, Germany, Scotland, Guatemala, and Japan. He has led tours to Israel and to the cities of the Protestant Reformation in Europe.

Pastor Lutzer is also a prolific author of over seventy books, including the bestselling We Will Not Be Silenced, One Minute After You Die, and the Gold Medallion Award winner, Hitler’s Cross. Pastor Lutzer and Rebecca live in the Chicago area and have three grown children and eight grandchildren. Connect with Pastor Lutzer on X (@ErwinLutzer) or moodymedia.org.

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