Category Archives: Depression

Patience In A Perplexing Age



Masks, viruses, politics – there are a lot of issues out there, capable of dividing one another. It may get worse in the months ahead. The debates in the world around us are tearing at the social fabric. Don’t let it happen in your marriage, family, or church. Click to hear more.


A Storm Is Coming



There is a storm on the horizon. There is a storm coming that will leave no man, no institution, and no nation untouched. It is a storm that all other storms point forward to. What will you do when it arrives? Click to learn more in this sermon from Matthew 7.


Open Hands, Open Hearts (Mercy Ministry)



What is “mercy ministry?” When someone calls your church in need of help, what happens next? In some cases, it is a referral to some other place or to a civic agency. But that is insufficient. Our love for God and for our neighbors requires something more. Click to listen to this sermon from Deuteronomy 15.


God Has Not Abandoned You



Life is hard. Pain is real. And yet, God is there. No matter how hard life may get, God will not abandon you over to it. He walks side by side with His children, hand in hand. Click to hear more in this encouraging sermon from Matthew 4.

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

Title: God Has Not Abandoned You
Subtitle: Depression
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: First Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 6/02/2020
Bible: Matthew 4
Length: 27 min.

Overview: Life is hard. Pain is real. And yet, God is there. No matter how hard life may get, God will not abandon you over to it. He walks side by side with His children, hand in hand. Click to hear more in this encouraging sermon from Matthew 4.


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.


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!


Christ’s Invitation To The Overwhelmed



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

Title: Christ’s Invitation To The Overwhelmed
Subtitle: Worry & Anxiety: Overcoming It
Speaker: Rev. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 10/30/2016
Bible: Matthew 11; Matthew 11:28,30
Length: 32 min. (64kbps)


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.


When Life Doesn’t Make Sense (Or Things Go Wrong)



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

Title: When Life Doesn’t Make Sense (Or Things Go Wrong)
Subtitle: Worry & Anxiety: Overcoming It
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 3/11/2018
Bible: Acts 16; Acts 16:6,9
Length: 34 min. (64kbps)

Overview: One of our greatest frustrations comes when we don’t know what to do, or when what we try to do doesn’t pan out. In the same way, the Apostle Paul once tried to go a certain direction, only to be turned away by God. Click above to hear how God re-directed Paul in this story from Acts 16.


Healing For The Bruised, Beat Down, And Burned Out



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

Title: Healing For The Bruised, Beat Down, And Burned Out
Subtitle: Depression, Anxiety And Pain
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: Christ Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 1/7/2018
Bible: Matthew 12; Isaiah 42:3
Length: 30 min. (64kbps)

Overview: Way back in the Book of Isaiah we read this prophesy about Jesus Christ: “a bruised reed He will not break.” Click to hear God’s encouraging word for those who are feeling bruised, beat down or burned out this week. Christ cares for you!