Category Archives: Addiction

The Church: Refined And Tested Through Fire



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

Title: The Church: Refined And Tested Through Fire
Subtitle: Depression
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: First Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 3/29/2020
Bible: Zechariah 13
Length: 32 mins.

Overview: Life is hard right now. Jobs are lost, people are sick, and the horizon looks bleak. But just as iron is wrought over fire, so are God’s people refined through difficult circumstances. Click to hear this encouraging sermon from Dr. Toby Holt.


The Coronavirus And The Bible



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

Title: The Coronavirus And The Bible
Subtitle: Christian Living
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: First Presbyterian Church
Event: Wednesday Study
Date: 3/19/2020
Bible: Joshua 1:9
Length: 19 min.

Overview: The Coronavirus is here. What does the Bible say about such things? What does the Bible tell us about how to live in the midst of job loss, sickness, and death? What encouragement can we find for the days ahead – days that may be more difficult than we’ve ever known? Click to learn more.


Hope: Your Story Ends Well (Be Encouraged)



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

Title: Hope: Your Story Ends Well
Subtitle: Depression
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: First Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 2/22/2020
Bible: Psalm 113, Psalm 113:1
Length: 27 min.

Overview: Are you ready to give up? Are you depressed, hurting, or anxious about the future? Then know this – your story ends well. Click to hear this encouraging sermon from Psalm 113.


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.


Addiction: Pornography, Pills, And Other Vices



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

Title: Addiction: Pornography, Pills, And Other Vices
Subtitle: Be Holy: The Christian’s Walk
Speaker: Rev. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 11/19/2017
Bible: James 1; James 1:13,14
Length: 34 min. (64kbps)

Overview: Are you suffering from an addiction to pornography, pills, alcohol, or something similar- Are you looking for help? If so, please click to hear this encouraging (and convicting) sermon from James 1-13-15.


Hope For Those In A Dark Place (Depression & God)



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

Title: Hope For Those In A Dark Place (Depression & God)
Subtitle: Depression, Anxiety And Pain
Speaker: Rev. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 11/12/2017
Bible: Psalm 23; Psalm 23:1,4
Length: 33 min. (64kbps)

Overview: Are you in a dark valley right now? Psalm 23 is known as the Shepherd’s Psalm. In it, we read of the Good Shepherd that looks after wayward sheep.This is a metaphor that Luther called one of the most beautiful and comforting in all of Scripture. Click to hear more, in this uplifting sermon from Psalm 23.


The Battle Within (Struggles In Sanctification)



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

Title: The Battle Within (Struggles In Sanctification)
Subtitle: Depression, Anxiety And Pain
Speaker: Rev. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 1/29/2017
Bible: Galatians 5; Galatians 5:16,17
Length: 33 min. (64kbps)

Overview: Even though we’ve been born again, our fallen nature is opposed to our new nature, so that -we do not do the things that -we- wish.—–Click above to learn more about the battle within, in a sermon from Galatians 5-16-24.


Marriage, Divorce, Adultery & Pornography



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

Title: Marriage, Divorce, Adultery & Pornography
Subtitle: Marriage & Relationships
Speaker: Rev. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 3/6/2016
Bible: Genesis 2; Genesis 2:18,23
Length: 32 min. (64kbps)

Overview: Marriage is a big deal to God—–Marriage typifies things that are even greater than itself – such as the Trinity, or the love of Christ for the church. Marriage matters, and it is meant to last- Click to learn more.


We’re More Than Conquerors (Through Christ)



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

Title: We’re More Than Conquerors (Through Christ)
Subtitle: Depression, Anxiety And Pain
Speaker: Rev. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 9/6/2015
Bible: Romans 8; Romans 8:31,37,39
Length: 32 min. (64kbps)

Overview: God is not a passive bystander to our lives. Rather, He is an active participant, a ceaseless encourager, and a fount of strength. What does this make us——More than conquerors.-