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The Ascension And The Return Of Jesus Christ



A new MP3 sermon from Christ Presbyterian Church is now available on SermonAudio.com with the following details:

Title: The Ascension And The Return Of Jesus Christ
Subtitle: Jesus Christ (Person And Work)
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 10/21/2018
Bible: Acts 1; Revelation 1
Length: 29 min.

Overview: Jesus went up to Heaven. He’s coming back soon. In Acts 1, we read about the “ascension” of Jesus Christ. Click to hear how Christ’s ascension anticipates our own (and gives us hope).


Why Did Jesus Have to Die, And Why Does It Matter



A new MP3 sermon from Christ Presbyterian Church is now available on SermonAudio.com with the following details:

Title: Why Did Jesus Have to Die, And Why Does It Matter
Subtitle: Jesus Christ (Person And Work)
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 9/23/2018
Bible: Luke 22; Hebrews 9
Length: 28 min.

Overview: Why did Jesus have to die? Well, the short answer is that He didn’t “have” to do anything. However, He did want to redeem you from sin, and if the wages of sin is death, then the tomb was inevitable. Click to listen to this encouraging sermon from Luke 22-7-20.


The Miracle On The Mountain (The Transfiguration)



A new MP3 sermon from Christ Presbyterian Church is now available on SermonAudio.com with the following details:

Title: The Miracle On The Mountain (The Transfiguration)
Subtitle: Jesus Christ (Person And Work)
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 9/16/2018
Bible: Matthew 17; Luke 9
Length: 30 min.

Overview: A miracle happened on the mountain – perhaps the greatest miracle that has ever been eye-witnessed. Click to hear this encouraging sermon from Matthew 17.


Church Leadership (The Role Of Elders & Deacons)



A new MP3 sermon from Christ Presbyterian Church is now available on SermonAudio.com with the following details:

Title: Church Leadership (The Role Of Elders & Deacons)
Subtitle: The Church, Worship, And Music
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 9/6/2018
Bible: 1 Peter 5; 1 Timothy 3
Length: 29 min.

Overview: What does biblical leadership look like? How is the local church to be governed? And what is the proper role of the church’s officers? Click to learn more, in this sermon from 1 Peter 5.


Christ’s Words To The Down, Depressed And Despairing



A new MP3 sermon from Christ Presbyterian Church is now available on SermonAudio.com with the following details:

Title: Christ’s Words To The Down, Depressed, Despairing
Subtitle: Depression
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 8/30/2018
Bible: Matthew 4; Matthew 5
Length: 31 min.

Overview: God cares about what you’re going through. And in Matthew 4, He proves it. Click to hear this encouraging sermon from Matthew 4-23-25.


The Devil’s Motives (In The Temptation Of Jesus)



A new MP3 sermon from Christ Presbyterian Church is now available on SermonAudio.com with the following details:

Title: The Devil’s Motives (In The Temptation Of Jesus)
Subtitle: Be Holy: The Christian’s Walk
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 8/12/2018
Bible: Luke 4; Matthew 4
Length: 34 min.

Overview: Does the devil think that he can win? And why does he do the things that he does? In Luke 4, Jesus is led out into the wilderness, where the devil tempted Him for forty days. Click to learn more about their encounter in this sermon from Luke 4.


Jesus The Child: A Study Of Christ’s Youth



A new MP3 sermon from Christ Presbyterian Church is now available on SermonAudio.com with the following details:

Title: Jesus The Child (Going About His Father’s Business)
Subtitle: Jesus Christ (Person And Work)
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 8/5/2018
Bible: Luke 2; Luke 2:49,52
Length: 30 min.

Overview: What do we know about Jesus the child? Was He similar to other children? How did He differ? And how can we be encouraged by what we know of his youth? Click to hear this fascinating sermon about “Jesus the child,” in a study of Luke 2.


Flesh And Blood: The God Who Can Relate To You



A new MP3 sermon from Christ Presbyterian Church is now available on SermonAudio.com with the following details:

Title: Introduction To The Incarnation (Christ’s Humanity)
Subtitle: Jesus Christ (Person And Work)
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 7/22/2018
Bible: John 1; John 1:1
Length: 27 min.

Overview: Jesus has empathy for you. And that empathy is a byproduct of His humanity – through the incarnation, your Creator can relate to you, and to your hurts and experiences! Click to hear this introductory sermon about the “humanity of Christ,” in a study of John 1-1-14.


What You Believe: Right Doctrine In A Riotous Age



A new MP3 sermon from Christ Presbyterian Church is now available on SermonAudio.com with the following details:

Title: What You Believe: Right Doctrine In A Riotous Age
Subtitle: Apologetics: The Bible
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 7/15/2018
Bible: 1 Timothy 4; Titus 1
Length: 25 min.

Overview: What you believe matters. For example, “one plus one” can only equal “two” – any other conclusion is not equally valid, but wrong. The same is true with theology. What we believe about God matters, and there are not manifold truths to accommodate every possible view or bias. Click to hear more from 1 Timothy 4.


Why Did God Make Me This Way (God’s Design)



A new MP3 sermon from Christ Presbyterian Church is now available on SermonAudio.com with the following details:

Title: Why Did God Make Me This Way (God’s Plan For You)
Subtitle: Apologetics: Creation & Design
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 7/8/2018
Bible: Psalm 19; Psalm 139
Length: 33 min.

Overview: Why did God make me this way? What is my purpose? What is my reason for being? And if the Bible says that it’s a good purpose, then why do I face so many obstacles in accomplishing it? Click to hear how God has “wired” you in this sermon from Psalm 139.