Running To Win

Dr. Erwin W. Lutzer

What Marriage Is and Isn't, Part 1 of 4 (Fighting For Your Family)

June 2, 2017

The Court has ruled that the Defense of Marriage Act is unconstitutional, and there’s no doubt that marriage is under attack from all directions. Some ask, “why marry?” Living together is becoming the norm. In this message we’ll learn why marriage as an institution is so important. 

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A family should be a place of nurture and happiness. Some families hide dark secrets of shame, as dads have not been the kind of fathers their wives and kids deserve. In this message we learn how it’s necessary to forgive your father so that, with God’s help, you can move on in life.
June 1, 2017
Rising crime and divorce rates bear sad testimony to families with poor male role models, or none at all. It is vital that fathers lead their families in the right direction. The next generation depends on it, and right now the outlook is grim.
May 31, 2017
It runs deep in every culture. The father is the breadwinner, and the mother cares for the home. This partnership is as old as creation itself, though modern thinking tries to subvert the natural roles God gave men and women. Let’s look more on the father’s role in the family.
May 30, 2017
Society confuses the natural roles of men and women. Feminists want men to feel that it is wrong to be masculine. This often results in families with either weak husbands, or no husbands at all. Let’s seek God’s view of the role of a father.
May 29, 2017
Our culture tries to convince women that putting “homemaker” on a resume doesn’t cut it. But no job is as tough as being a mother, especially when that mother is a single mom. Let’s examine what the church should do to help these women.
May 26, 2017
There’s no better role model for motherhood than Mary, who struggled with several children, including her firstborn, Jesus, the Son of God. Her calling as a mother shows us how crucial motherhood is. Let’s learn more about that high calling.
May 25, 2017
Motherhood is never easy. But for one woman, it was almost unbearable. Mary had to watch her firstborn son die on a cross after raising him from infancy. Mary can teach today’s mothers what devotion and commitment are all about.
May 24, 2017
In today’s culture, many women try to break the glass ceiling as they aspire to executive power and position. But no position has more potential to influence the future than that of being a mother. Let’s examine how crucial it is to fight for traditional motherhood.
May 23, 2017
The enemies of the biblical family often deny the fundamental differences between the genders. This makes it easier to deny the truth that kids need both moms and dads. Our cultural battle for the family continues.
May 22, 2017
The foundation of any society is the family, because families produce the next generation. Making marriage work lies at the bedrock, and this requires understanding the roles and responsibilities of husband and wife.
May 19, 2017
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The King Is Coming
The end is near. These words can be a wake-up call or a comfort. While acknowledging that what is yet to come for the world is beyond the scope of our finite minds, Pastor Erwin Lutzer reminds us that we have not been left completely in the dark. The King Is Coming has been written precisely to aid your personal examination of Scripture’s prophecies. Saturated with both humility and a sense of urgency, this book not only provides answers for those questioning what happens next, but also empowerment to live accordingly in the here and now. Click below to receive this book for a gift of any amount or call Moody Church Media at 1.800.215.5001.

About Running To Win

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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