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PSA137 Necessary Good Works mp3

Titus Series 10

In this message, we conclude our series on the book of Titus. Those who believe in God should maintain good works. Titus is to avoid foolish questions, genealogies, and arguments about the law. He is to reject sectarians, since they are self-condemned. Paul gives Titus instructions for coming to him. Maintaining necessary good works. Closing with salutations from those who are with Paul.

Scripture Passage: Titus 3:8-15

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PSA136 Our Gracious Motivation mp3

Titus Series 9

In this message, Paul continues to promote to Titus the behaviors he should encourage in believers. He also sets forth what should be the believer’s motivation to live this way: the kindness, love, and grace of God towards us.

Scripture Passage: Titus 3:1-8

PSA135 The Glorious Appearing…of Grace mp3

Titus Series 8

In this message, Paul tells Titus of the salvation-bringing grace of God that has appeared to all men, and what it teaches us. The blessed hope, the glorious appearing of the great God, even our Savior Jesus Christ. What is this glorious appearing. Christ purifying a peculiar people. He urges Titus to speak these things.

Scripture Passage: Titus 2:11-15

PSA134 Young Men, Young Women, and Slaves mp3

Titus Series 7

In this message, we continue with our study of Titus 2, this time considering the things the Lord wants taught to the young men, the young women, and the slaves. What things are the young women to learn, and who is supposed to teach them these things? What sorts of things are the young men to learn? What are Paul’s commands to slaves living in Crete?

Scripture Passage: Titus 2:4-10

PSA133 Behaviors to Accompany Sound Teaching mp3

Titus Series 6

In this message, we continue our study of Titus with chapter 2 verses 1-4. Paul urges Titus to speak to the Cretans the behaviors that are proper to accompany sound teaching. He is to teach the elder men certain things, to teach the elder women certain things, and to have the elder women then teach the younger women. Considering this one occurrence in the Bible of the word for female elders.

Scripture Passage: Titus 2:1-4

PSA132 What God Asks Us To Do mp3

Titus Series 5

In this message, we take a second look at Titus 1:5-16, and ask what God wants us to do based on the commands to Titus here. Do we need to name our church officers these names? How do we obey the things written here? What good does it do us to know to avoid Jewish fables? Should we be as harsh with people who try to keep the law as Paul is here?

Scripture Passage: Titus 1:5-16

PSA131 Qualified Leaders mp3

Titus Series 4

In this message, we consider Paul’s instructions to Titus in Titus 1:5-16 regarding choosing qualified leaders. He gives the criteria for elders (presbuteros,) as well as overwatchers (episkopos.) He warns against those who teach wrong things, particularly those of the circumcision party. He quotes one of the Cretians own poets as to their bad character traits. He urges Titus to make the facts known to them curtly. They are to consider all foods pure, and not to deny God by trying to do the works of the law.

Scripture Passage: Titus 1:5-16

PSA129 Choosing Leaders mp3

Titus Series 3

In this message, we study Titus 1. After his introduction, Paul declares why he left Titus in Crete when he traveled on from there. He meant for Titus to set in order certain things that were lacking, and to appoint elders in every city on the island. We discuss Paul’s criteria he gives to Titus for choosing these leaders. What can we say about choosing leaders today?

Scripture Passage: Titus 1:1-5

PSA128 God and Time mp3

Titus Series 2

In this message, we consider how God relates to time. First considering Titus 1:2, speaking of “before time began.” What does this mean? Then, a consideration of the phrase “before” or “from the foundation of the world.” Finally, what does the Bible have to say about God’s relationship to time? Is He totally separate from and outside of time?

Scripture Passage: Titus 1:2

PSA127 The Man Titus mp3

Titus Series 1

In this message, we begin a study of the book of Titus. First, we consider the man Titus to whom the book was written. What does the book of Acts have to say about him? What can we learn about him from Paul’s other epistles. How did he end up? Who was this man to whom Paul wrote the book of Titus?