Alistair Begg is the Senior Pastor of Cleveland's Parkside Church, and is the voice behind the "Truth for Life" Christian radio ministry. He was born in Glasgow, Scotland in 1952, and still carries a distinctive accent after nearly 30 years living in the United States. Begg was educated at Trent University, London School of Theology, and Westminster Seminary.
Alistair Begg is a strong advocate of Reformed theology. In his role as Senior Pastor of Parkside, he stresses the importance of believing the Bible to be the Word of God, and the importance of using the mind to know the Bible and therefore come to know God.
Begg is the author of several books:
- The Hand of God: Finding His Care in All Circumstances
- Made for His Pleasure: Ten Benchmarks of a Vital Faith
- Preaching For God's Glory
- Pathway to Freedom: How God's Laws Guide Our Lives
- What Angels Wish They Knew: The Basics of True Christianity