What God can’t do

Paul, a servant of God and an apostle of Jesus Christ, for the sake of the faith of God’s elect and their knowledge of the truth, which accords with godliness, in hope of eternal life, which God, who never lies, promised before the ages began —Titus 1:1-2 ESV Charles H. Spurgeon, in a sermon, “What … More What God can’t do

Piper: The meat in the middle of the sandwich is our blessed hope

For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation for all people,  training us to renounce ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright, and godly lives in the present age, waiting for our blessed hope, the appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior Jesus Christ, who gave himself for us … More Piper: The meat in the middle of the sandwich is our blessed hope

Why should people believe it’s life‑changing truth if your life isn’t changed?

Titus 2:5,8,10 5 … that the word of God may not be reviled.  8 …so that an opponent may be put to shame, having nothing evil to say about us. 10 …. so that in everything they may adorn the doctrine of God our Savior. John MacArthur in a sermon, “Sound Doctrine Backed By Sound Living” from Titus … More Why should people believe it’s life‑changing truth if your life isn’t changed?

You don’t correct error by hints or nice suggestions.

Pastor Steven J. Cole of Flagstaff Christian Fellowship, in a sermon on Titus 1:10-16 Paul writes (1:13), “But reprove them severely so that they may be sound in the faith.” “ Them” may refer to the false teachers, as the preceding context would indicate. But, being sound in the faith would point to believers. “To … More You don’t correct error by hints or nice suggestions.

How sweet? Spurgeon: “Our souls may well faint for joy.”

“The kindness and love of God our Saviour.”—Titus 3:4 C.H. Spurgeon, in Morning and Evening: HOW sweet it is to behold the Saviour communing with His own beloved people! There can be nothing more delightful than, by the Divine Spirit, to be led into this fertile field of delight. Let the mind for an instant … More How sweet? Spurgeon: “Our souls may well faint for joy.”