Preaching of the Cross
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Preaching of the Cross

From Series: The Pastor's Study, Volume 2

1 Corinthians 15:3  (ID: 2174)

John Stott once wrote, “What dominated Christ’s mind was not the living of His life but the giving of His life.” This timeless truth is one that churches today still need to hear and learn. In this message from 1 Corinthians, Alistair Begg challenges us to see the Gospel’s unique claims about Christ’s identity. Jesus, the Bible tells us, was not merely a great teacher or moral example—He was the sacrificial lamb that made atonement for sin on our behalf.


3For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received: that Christ died for our sins in accordance with the Scriptures,

Copyright © 2019, Alistair Begg. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Scripture taken from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. Copyright ©2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. Used by permission. All rights reserved. Text provided by the Crossway Bibles Web Service.

Alistair Begg
Alistair Begg is Senior Pastor at Parkside Church in Cleveland, Ohio, and the Bible teacher on Truth For Life, which is heard on the radio and online around the world.