John MacArthur

John MacArthur

John MacArthur is the pastor-teacher of Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, California. Grace Church has grown from 450 members in 1969, when MacArthur accepted the pastorate, to over 12,000 today. He is also the president of The Master's College and Seminary in Newhall, California, a prolific author of dozens of books, and the speaker on the worldwide radio broadcast, Grace to You, heard over 700 times daily—every half hour, day and night, somewhere around the world.






Books by John MacArthur


42692: The Keys to Spiritual GrowthThe Keys to Spiritual Growth
By John MacArthur

God wants all Christians to grow to spiritual maturity. But sometimes people are unsure what that entails. MacArthur unlocks the door to the riches awaiting us. Tour the servants' quarters (obedience), the library (Bible study), the family room (fellowship), the bridal suite (love)---and rejoice in the temple God is building out of our lives!


263454: Hard to BelieveHard to Believe
By John MacArthur

Pastor MacArthur bypasses a superficial understanding of the Christian faith in order to explore the difficult side of Christian discipleship. As MacArthur reminds us, Jesus does not desire for his disciples to stop at simple belief, but he longs for them to follow in His steps by becoming completely obedient to God. Do not ignore this opportunity to sit under this loving, yet uncompromising teaching which calls us to deny ourselves, take up our cross and follow Christ (Mk. 8:34).


100502: Follow Me: Christ's Call, Our ResponseFollow Me
By John MacArthur

Some came to hear his teaching or to be healed; others came hoping to receive God's acceptance . . . and they still do today. Making a broad-scoped study of Jesus' first-century followers and how they responded to his call, MacArthur offers bite-sized insights for modern disciples. Discover why following Jesus means following through with life-changing commitment!


271813: The Vanishing ConscienceThe Vanishing Conscience
By John MacArthur

In this challenging yet compelling book, John MacArthur encourages you to confront the culture's flight from moral responsibility. With sound biblical truth, this book shows how and why sin must be dealt with if you are to live in a way that pleases God. With clarity and insight, MacArthur provides you with solutions for attaining a personal holiness that can take you from living a life of blame and denial to one of peace and freedom.


44361X: Standing Strong: How to Resist the Enemy of Your SoulStanding Strong
By John MacArthur

In Standing Strong, MacArthur explores the origin of spiritual warfare, its present reality, and what our response should be. He thoughtfully examines what Scripture says about spiritual warfare, comparing God's Word to the beliefs, practices, and experiences of many involved in today's spiritual warfare movement.


79505: The Pillars of Christian Character : The Essential Attitudes of a Living FaithThe Pillars of Christian Character
By John MacArthur

Loving actions don't "just happen." They stem from godly attitudes. In this thought-provoking volume, MacArthur examines love, humility, obedience, faith, and forgiveness. He goes on to show how cultivating these attributes can help you grow in faith and revolutionize your daily walk with God.


40134: Our Sufficiency in ChristOur Sufficiency in Christ
By John MacArthur

Exposing the pitfalls of pop psychology, pseudo-mysticism, and pragmatic humanism, MacArthur shows how many Christians have come to doubt that Scripture, prayer, and other spiritual resources are sufficient to meet real needs in today's complex world. His classic work calls believers back to a renewed appreciation of what it means to live a Christ-centered life.


100490: The Quest for CharacterThe Quest for Character
By John MacArthur

In an easy, conversational style, MacArthur focuses on dozens of character traits formed as you interact with others. Reader-friendly chapters examine discernment, purity, courage, passion, humility, sincerity, accountability, devotion, integrity, selflessness, resiliency, generosity, and more. Whether adult or teen, you'll enjoy this innovative approach to building a more Christlike character and living a richer life on earth.


443385: Anxious for Nothing: God's Cure for the Cares of Your SoulAnxious for Nothing
By John MacArthur

As a Christian, you're not immune to the troubles of life, and when troubles come, you're urged to rise above them and experience "peace that passes understanding." In Anxious for Nothing, John MacArthur directs you to the only true source of comfort and victory - Scripture. You'll learn to cast your cares on God, deal with difficult people, live without complaining, and be content.


79424: The Power of IntegrityThe Power of Integrity
By John MacArthur

Total integrity---in your character and in your conduct---is crucial if you want to truly live for Christ. But how do you cultivate it? In this powerful book, MacArthur draws from the examples of biblical men to show how both men and women can build lives of godly integrity, inside and out.


01864: Ultimate PriorityUltimate Priority
By John MacArthur

The Ultimate Priority is a call to a radically different type of living that seeks to worship God continually, according to a biblical pattern. Dr. MacArthur will challenge you to realign your priorities. No matter how busy your schedule or how important other demands on your time may be, your ultimate priority must always be to worship the true and living God with your thoughts, your words, and your life-style.


79793: The Freedom and Power of ForgivenessThe Freedom and Power of Forgiveness
By John MacArthur

Do we have to forgive others unconditionally? Is it possible to forgive yourself? The answers from pop psychology are confusing at best, but MacArthur offers clarity---biblical clarity. By distinguishing between the world's way of handling forgiveness and God's way, MacArthur gives guidance that ultimately leads to inner peace and freedom from guilt.


476740X: Found, God's Will: Find the Direction & Purpose God  Wants for Your LifeFound, God's Will
By John MacArthur

Many Christians struggle with the question, "What is God's will for my life?" Well-known Bible teacher John MacArthur answers this question in this short book. Drawing from Scripture, MacArthur discusses six principles that illuminate God's will in the life of every believer.


443377: Saved Without a Doubt: Being Sure of Your SalvationSaved Without a Doubt
By John MacArthur

With pastoral love and concern, John MacArthur carefully examines classical biblical texts affirming the forever quality of salvation but does not ignore the troubling passages that seem to indicate otherwise. From there, he shows how those truths apply to you by presenting eleven biblical tests to help determine whether you've experienced salvation once and for all.


60189: The Murder of Jesus, RevisedThe Murder of Jesus
By John MacArthur

In The Murder of Jesus noted scholar and pastor John MacArthur leads you step by step through the betrayal, trial, crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ. This powerful study will provide you with a more complete understanding of the Passion of the Christ and will help you prepare your heart for the celebration of Easter.


500003: Experiencing the Passion of ChristExperiencing the Passion of Christ
By John MacArthur

Mel Gibson's blockbuster The Passion of the Christ generated a flood of questions from countless seekers. Rise to the challenge with this reflective resource! Offering an on-the-scene look at Jesus' life, MacArthur confronts Christians and non-believers alike with the tragedy and triumph of the cross---and helps you understand history's pivotal event.


42748: The God Who LovesThe God Who Loves
By John MacArthur

"For God so loved the world . . ." What does that mean for us today? MacArthur considers this, not from an emotional perspective, but from a scriptural viewpoint. Meet a heavenly Father who never winks at our transgressions, but who's full of grace and forgiveness. Experience firsthand the true biblical love of our Lord.


55572: God in the Manger:  The Miraculous Birth of ChristGod in the Manger
By John MacArthur

The appearance of God as man changed human history. MacArthur shows you why! Unraveling the events surrounding the miraculous birth of Christ, he examines every detail---from the virgin birth and Mary's visit to Elizabeth to the angelic announcement and reactions of the rich and powerful. A compelling testimony to the pre-eminence of Jesus!


30546: The Only Way to Happiness: The BeatitudesThe Only Way to Happiness
By John MacArthur

A study in the Beatitudes, John MacArthur describes the eminent importance of the one word Blessed. He shows you how it can transform your attitude towards happiness-perhaps even redefine it. It happens when you deepen your commitment to the One who knows exactly what you need.


47570: The Second Coming: Signs of Christ's Return and the End of the AgeThe Second Coming
By John MacArthur

Jesus Christ was very clear: One day He will return - and no one knows when. Vocal fanatics claim to know the details of His coming, causing many people to all but ignore the gospel and the good news that Jesus is coming again. God's Word assures us of the Second Coming and commands us to know the signs of the times, to remain watchful, and to always be ready for Christ's return - whenever it may be. MacArthur gives a straightforward, in-depth exploration of the key biblical texts regarding the Second Coming: most notably, Christ's longest and most important message about the end time, the Olivet Discourse.


50334: Unleashing God's Word in Your Life:  How to Effectively Study and Apply the BibleUnleashing God's Word in Your Life
By John MacArthur

What do you look for when studying Scripture? What do you expect to gain? John MacArthur shares what he's discovered about Unleashing God's Word in Your Life, by unleashing God's truth one verse at a time and building a framework that yields the optimum result, a deeper relationship with the Savior. You will learn how the Bible is organized, what it means, how it reveals God's will, prepares you for spiritual battle, and sets you free.


39491: The Gospel According to Jesus, Revised and ExpandedThe Gospel According to Jesus
By John MacArthur

What did Jesus mean when he said, "Follow me"? In this revised and expanded classic, MacArthur warns against the "easy-believism" proclaimed by many today, explains his understanding of biblical faith and works, emphasizes the high cost of discipleship, and reinforces his conviction that there is no eternal life without surrender to the Lordship of Christ.


40907: Nothing But The TruthNothing But The Truth
By John MacArthur

How would you respond to this comment: "Christianity is an unhealthy religion that browbeats people with judgment." The tendency may be to snap back. But, drawing from 1 Peter 3:15, MacArthur shows you how to stand up for your faith with gentleness, reverence, and intelligence---just as Christ wants you to do.


280421: Welcome to the FamilyWelcome to the Family
By John MacArthur

Know somebody who's just recently put their faith in Christ? John MacArthur's handy guide provides an easy-reading introduction to the new expectations, vocabulary, and challenges young Christians often encounter; along with tips on how to "plug in" to a church and become part of a fellowship of believers.


444292: Alone with God: Rediscovering the Power and Passion of PrayerAlone with God
By John MacArthur

Join John MacArthur as he turns to the perfect mentor on prayer---Jesus. MacArthur delves deeply into the Lord's Prayer, devoting a chapter to each petition of Jesus' revealing communion with the father. You will find that Jesus focuses his entire prayer on God---his adoration, worthiness, and glory---and you'll come away refreshed and anxious to follow an invigorating biblical model for your very own time Alone with God.


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