Jewels In The Sight Of God



Are you depressed? Are you downhearted? Then know this – you are special in God’s eyes. You are of immeasurable value and worth to your Maker. And He wants you to know that. In Malachi 3, God says this about His people, “They shall be Mine, on the day that I make them My jewels.” This means that in all the gravel of creation, you sparkle as a priceless gem. Click to be encouraged, in this sermon from the Old Testament book of Malachi.


God Will Provide For You



Are you worried about the future? Are you concerned about your finances, your health, your job, or your family? Then take heart – God provides for His children. Click to hear this encouraging reminder about God’s provision in a study of Malachi 3.


Partiality In The Priesthood And Pulpit



Pastors are not supposed to show partiality – not in what doctrines they teach, and not in who they teach those doctrines to. In Malachi’s day, this was a problem. The priests were showing partiality to specific teachings and specific people. And God was angry! Click to learn more.


Jacob I Have Loved, Esau I Have Hated



You don’t love us. That was the cry of the people against their God. And yet God, did love them – and there was a lot of proof of that love, if they were to just look around. God loved Israel with a unique, abiding, special love – a love that was not granted to His enemies. That love exists for you as well, as a child of God. Click to hear more.


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.


News! Update! – Click For An Announcement



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

Title: News And Update – Click For An Announcement
Subtitle: Book Of 1 John
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: First Presbyterian Church
Event: Announcement
Date: 5/20/2020
Bible: 1 John 4
Length: 2 min.

Overview: Visit our YouTube channel (FPC Gulfport) to watch brand new videos, classes, and services by Dr. Holt of First Presbyterian. Also, check out our website, www.fpcgulfport.org, for audio and video content not available anywhere else. Thank you for listening and subscribing to our podcasts!


Theological Pandemic: The Disease Of Our Day



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

Title: Theological Pandemic: The Disease Of Our Day
Subtitle: Book Of 1 John
Speaker: Dr. Toby B. Holt
Broadcaster: First Presbyterian Church
Event: Sunday Service
Date: 5/13/2020
Bible: 1 John 5
Length: 27 min.

Overview: There is a theological pandemic in our world – infecting entire nations, institutions, and even seminaries. Truth is disappearing, and no one cares. Click to hear about this disease, and how we should respond, in this sermon from 1 John 5.