Category Archives: Apologetics

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.


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.


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.


Predestination (The Potter And The Clay)



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

Title: Predestination (The Potter And The Clay)
Subtitle: Regeneration, Election, Calvin
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 7/1/2018
Bible: Romans 8; Romans 9; Romans 9:21
Length: 31 min.

Overview: Why does God allow sickness and death? What purpose can these things possibly serve? Why did God allow Pharaoh, Goliath, or other wicked men to reign? What’s the deal? Well, in Romans 9, Paul answer this question, as he talks about the “potter” and the “clay.” Click to listen to this encouraging sermon.


The Christian Faith Is Not “Intellectual Suicide”



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

Title: The Christian Faith Is Not “Intellectual Suicide”
Subtitle: Apologetics: General
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 5/6/2018
Bible: 1 Corinthians 2; 1 Corinthians 2:1,4
Length: 31 min.

Overview: The fool says in his heart, “there is no God.” Is he right? Is having faith the equivalent of committing “intellectual suicide?” Click to hear this sermon from 1 Corinthians 2-1-5.


Anathema: The Danger Of Preaching Another Gospel



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

Title: Anathema: The Danger Of Preaching Another Gospel
Subtitle: Apologetics: The Bible
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 4/29/2018
Bible: Galatians 1; Galatians 1:6,8
Length: 35 min.

Overview: How many “gospels” can there be? One? Two? Ten? In Galatians 1, the Apostle Paul said that “if anyone preaches any other gospel to you than what you have received, let him be accursed.” What did he mean? Click to listen to this study of Paul’s words to the Galatians.


God Has Spoken! Inspiration, Inerrancy & Infallibility



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

Title: God Has Spoken! But Are You Listening?
Subtitle: Apologetics: The Bible
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 4/22/2018
Bible: 2 Peter 1; 2 Peter 1:16,21
Length: 33 min.

Overview: God is not silent – in fact He is practically shouting about His nature, decrees, and plan. Our problem is that we’re selective listeners. Click to hear this sermon from 2 Peter 1:16-21.


Apologetics: Contending, And Not Pretending



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

Title: Apologetics: Contending, And Not Pretending
Subtitle: Apologetics
Speaker: Rev. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 10/15/2017
Bible: Jude 1, Jude 1:3,4
Length: 31 min. (64kbps)

Overview: The Book of Jude is short – and to the point. As we celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, the short, twenty-five verse Book of Jude is a timely reminder of the church’s ongoing need to contend for the faith.


Where Is God In An Evil Age



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

Title: Where Is God In An Evil Age
Subtitle: Apologetics
Speaker: Rev. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 6/18/2017
Bible: 2 Peter 3; 2 Peter 3:4,7,8
Length: 35 min. (64kbps)

Overview: Why does God permit evil? And when will He deal with it? Click to hear this encouraging sermon from 2 Peter 3.