The Difficulty of Abiding in the Truth

This Sunday we had a real challenge as Pastor Bluel preached on II Timothy 3:1-9 - But understand this, that in the last days there will come times of difficulty. For people will be lovers of self, lovers of money, proud, arrogant, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy, heartless, unappeasable, slanderous, without self-control, brutal, … Continue reading The Difficulty of Abiding in the Truth


Women Behaving Godly

This is the sermon from February 18 at Metropolitan Baptist Church with Pastor Jack.  We continue going through Titus. Older women likewise are to be reverent in behavior, not slanderers or slaves to much wine. They are to teach what is good, and so train the young women to love their husbands and children, to … Continue reading Women Behaving Godly

False Teachers – Titus 1:10-16

10 For there are many who are insubordinate, empty talkers and deceivers, especially those of the circumcision party. 11 They must be silenced, since they are upsetting whole families by teaching for shameful gain what they ought not to teach. 12 One of the Cretans, a prophet of their own, said, “Cretans are always liars, evil beasts, lazy gluttons.” 13 This testimony is true. Therefore rebuke them sharply, that … Continue reading False Teachers – Titus 1:10-16

Titus’ Mission : Appoint Elders

Titus 1:5-9 5 This is why I left you in Crete, so that you might put what remained into order, and appoint elders in every town as I directed you— 6 if anyone is above reproach, the husband of one wife, and his children are believers and not open to the charge of debauchery or insubordination.7 For an overseer, as God's steward, must be … Continue reading Titus’ Mission : Appoint Elders

Intro to Titus – Part 3

1 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, 2 in hope of eternal life, which God, who never lies, promised before the ages began 3 and at the proper time manifested in his word through the preaching with which I have been entrusted by the command of God … Continue reading Intro to Titus – Part 3

Introduction to Titus – Chap 1 Verses 1-4

Pastor Jack has started preaching through Titus as he continues through the pastoral epistles.  This sermon is the first of a two part introduction to Titus which introduces us to the three main characters in the book : Paul, Titus and God.