Ablaze With Hope of Eternal Life
Titus 1:1-5 | 02/21/16 | Pastor Thomas Gold
Summary: Does your behavior match your belief? Is your world swamped with Godlessness? How can Christ's church and His followers blaze His fire forward to give hope and glorify God? This sermon begins digging for answers in the book of Titus.
Your Fire's Forever Fuel
Titus 2:11-14 | 3/13/2016 | Pastor Thomas Gold
Summary: Are your efforts to live for Jesus ever exhausting or frustrating? After conversion too many of us turn to self-reliance for Christian living which leads to failure, guilt, and shrinking joy. Gospel living is designed to be initially and continually fueled by grace as Christ's people continually rely on Him.
Building Up and Guarding the Blaze
Titus 1:6-16 | 2/28/2016 | Pastor Thomas Gold
Summary: Reflecting the character of Jesus, the local church can be the happiest and safest place on earth; a place where life change is possible. This sermon unpacks how these Gospel fruits require careful guarding and building up by Godly leaders committed to loving God and people, according to God's design.
Behold What Love God Has For Us
Titus 3:3-8 | 3/20/2016 | Pastor Thomas Gold
Summary: Titus 3:3 contains one of the most honest and discouraging portraits of humanity in Scripture. But it is only a prelude contrasting the jaw dropping love that God unleashes to give new life to sinful people. Listen to the most glorious reality in history here.
The Crooked Pirate's Hope of Holy Health
Titus 2:1-10 | 3/06/2016 | Pastor Thomas Gold
Summary: After his dismantling criticism of false teachers and fake Christians (ending Ch. 1), Paul maps out 28 qualities of true Gospel life. That's a lot! So this sermon focuses on two "big ideas" that reveal God's plan to make life very happy and very healthy.