Category Archives: Christianity

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The Lord’s Supper: What It Is To “Fence” The Table



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

Title: The Lord’s Supper: What It Is To “Fence” The Table
Subtitle: Book Of 1 Corinthians
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: First Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 12/08/2019
Bible: 1 Corinthians 11; 1 Corinthians 11:1
Length: 29 min.

Overview: What does it mean to “fence” the Lord’s Table? In 1 Corinthians 11, the Apostle Paul warns believers not to eat and drink of the Lord’s table “in an unworthy manner,” lest they were to “eat and drink judgment” upon themselves. Click to learn what this means.


On Eagles Wings: Life, Mortality, And The Horizon



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

Title: On Eagles Wings: Life, Mortality, And The Horizon
Subtitle: Book Of Isaiah
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: First Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 12/02/2019
Bible: Isaiah 40; Isaiah 40:31
Length: 25 min.

Overview: Has this been a hard week? A hard year? Do you need to be encouraged? Click to hear God’s words to people who were struggling centuries ago – broken, hurting, exiled people who needed hope for tomorrow.


The Work Of The Church (What Churches Are To Do)



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

Title: The Work Of The Church (What Churches Are To Do)
Subtitle: Book Of Ephesians
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: First Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 11/15/2019
Bible: Ephesians 4, Ephesians 4:16
Length: 28 min.

Overview: What is the “church?” What is its job? Is the church essential to the life of the Christian, or is it optional depending on our needs? Click to hear this sermon on the “work of the church,” in a study of Paul’s words from Ephesians 4.


Have You Felt Unwanted Or Unworthy Of God



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

Title: Have You Felt Unworthy Of God’s Love
Subtitle: Depression And Anxiety
Speaker: Dr.. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 11/08/2019
Bible: Romans 1; Romans 1:17
Length: 29 min. (64kbps)

Overview: Have you felt unwanted or unworthy? Have you felt like people don’t want you – and neither does God? Well, that’s not the way it works. God’s love for you does not change, no matter what you’ve done. Listen and be encouraged!


The Question Of Free Will



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

Title: The Question Of Free Will (In Our Salvation)
Subtitle: Regeneration, Election, Calvin
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: First Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 6/19/2019
Bible: Ephesians 2:1, Romans 9:21
Length: 41 min.

Overview: What is “free will?” Do we actually have it? And if so, how do we reconcile the choices that we make with God’s plans and decree? Click to hear this sermon from Ephesians 2.


Mortality: Life And Death



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

Title: Mortality: Life And Death
Subtitle: Regeneration, Election, Calvin
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: First Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 6/6/2019
Bible: Ecclesiastes 12, Hebrews 9:27
Length: 33 min.

Overview: Have you ever lost a loved one? Are you anxious about your own (eventual) passing? Do you question or wonder about the “fairness” of who dies and who lives? Click to listen to this sermon on “Mortality” from Ecclesiastes 12.


The Confident Christian: Bold Before The Throne



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

Title: The Confident Christian: Bold Before The Throne
Subtitle: Christian Living
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: First Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 5/30/2019
Bible: Hebrews 10, Hebrews 10:19
Length: 27 min.

Overview: You don’t have to live in fear. Specifically, you don’t have to fear that you are alone or unwanted. Christ came to give you hope. He came to lift you up. His hand is extended to you even now. Will you take it? Click to listen to this encouraging sermon from Hebrews 12.


Finishing Well: Is Your Life On Track, Or Off Course?



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

Title: Finishing Well: Is Your Life On Track, Or Off Course
Subtitle: Christian Living
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 6/3/2018
Bible: Acts 20; 2 Timothy 4
Length: 27 min.

Overview: What does it mean to “finish well?” You probably want to finish your life on a high note. But are you taking this outcome for granted? Click to hear this sermon from Acts 20.


Atheists, Agnostics, And The Apostle Paul



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

Title: Atheists, Agnostics, And The Apostle Paul
Subtitle: Apologetics
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: First Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 5/18/2019
Bible: Romans 1, Acts 17
Length: 27 min.

Overview: You’ve never met an atheist. You may have met those who deny God, sure. You may have read their books. You may have encountered their unbelief in the public square. But if Paul was right, you’ve never met an atheist. Click above to learn more.


What You Do Matters: Finding Value In Daily Living



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

Title: What You Do Matters: Finding Value In Daily Living
Subtitle: Christian Living
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: First Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 5/3/2019
Bible: Colossians 3, Genesis 2
Length: 31 min.

Overview: Your job, your efforts, your struggles – they are all important. They all have significance, even if you have trouble seeing how. And they all carry with them a heavenly reward that exceeds the pain of undertaking them. Click to hear this encouraging sermon from Colossians 3.