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Building Team

by: Larry Evans

04/17/2018

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Titus Part 4 - Instructions in Godliness Notes

by: Larry Evans

04/08/2018

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Titus Part 4 - Instructions in GodlinessChristianity from the Inside Out Titus 2:1-10ESV1 But as for you, teach what accords with sound doctrine. 2 Older men are to be sober-minded, dignified, self-controlled, sound in faith, in love, and in steadfastness. 3 Older women likewise are to be reverent in behavior, not slanderers or slaves to much wine. They are to teach what is good, 4 and so train the young women to love their husbands and children, 5 to be self-controlled, pure, working at home, kind, and submissive to their own husbands, that the word of God may not be…
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Titus Part 4 - Instructions in Godliness

Christianity from the Inside Out

Titus 2:1-10ESV

1 But as for you, teach what accords with sound doctrine. 2 Older men are to be sober-minded, dignified, self-controlled, sound in faith, in love, and in steadfastness. 3 Older women likewise are to be reverent in behavior, not slanderers or slaves to much wine. They are to teach what is good, 4 and so train the young women to love their husbands and children, 5 to be self-controlled, pure, working at home, kind, and submissive to their own husbands, that the word of God may not be reviled. 6 Likewise, urge the younger men to be self-controlled. 7 Show yourself in all respects to be a model of good works, and in your teaching show integrity, dignity, 8 and sound speech that cannot be condemned, so that an opponent may be put to shame, having nothing evil to say about us. 9 Bondservants are to be submissive to their own masters in everything; they are to be well-pleasing, not argumentative, 10 not pilfering, but showing all good faith, so that in everything they may adorn the doctrine of God our Savior.

Titus 2:2 ESV

2 Older men are to be sober-minded, dignified, self-controlled, sound in faith, in love, and in steadfastness.

Older Men

Sober - minded

Self - controlled

Sound in faith

Sound in love

Sound in steadfastness.

Titus 2:3 ESV

3 Older women likewise are to be reverent in behavior, not slanderers or slaves to much wine. They are to teach what is good,

Older Women

Reverent in behavior

Not slanderers

Not slaves to much wine

Teach what is good



Titus 2:4-5 ESV

4 and so train the young women to love their husbands and children, 5 to be self-controlled, pure, working at home, kind, and submissive to their own husbands, that the word of God may not be reviled.

Young Women

Love their husbands

Love their children

Self - controlled

Pure

Working at home

Kind

Submissive to their own husbands


Titus 2:6-8 ESV

6 Likewise, urge the younger men to be self-controlled. 7 Show yourself in all respects to be a model of good works, and in your teaching show integrity, dignity, 8 and sound speech that cannot be condemned, so that an opponent may be put to shame, having nothing evil to say about us.


Younger Men

Self - controlled

Model of good works

Integrity

Dignity

Sound speech



Titus 2:9-10 ESV

9 Bondservants are to be submissive to their own masters in everything; they are to be well-pleasing, not argumentative, 10 not pilfering, but showing all good faith, so that in everything they may adorn the doctrine of God our Savior.


Bondservants

Submissive to masters

Well - pleasing

Not argumentative

Not pilfering

Showing good faith

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Forever - Kari Jobe

by: Larry Evans

03/31/2018

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Good Friday?

by: Larry Evans

03/27/2018

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"Why do we call it 'Good Friday'? It is the day Jesus was crucified on the cross. What is 'good' about that? "If you have ever asked that question, you are not alone. It seems counter-intuitive that we should celebrate Jesus being crucified on the cross. In fact, the "Good Friday" service usually ends on a down note. Everything in the service leads up to the cross, Jesus is crucified, and we all leave quietly with thoughts of the crucifixion on our mind. What is "good" about that? In order to answer that question, it is important that we understand…
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"Why do we call it 'Good Friday'? It is the day Jesus was crucified on the cross. What is 'good' about that? "

If you have ever asked that question, you are not alone. It seems counter-intuitive that we should celebrate Jesus being crucified on the cross. In fact, the "Good Friday" service usually ends on a down note. Everything in the service leads up to the cross, Jesus is crucified, and we all leave quietly with thoughts of the crucifixion on our mind. What is "good" about that? In order to answer that question, it is important that we understand what happened on the cross.

Jesus' crucifixion on the cross wasn't simply Him dying in our place. Yes, He was physically beaten beyond recognition. He did suffer and die because of His love for us, but it was so much more. Jesus wasn't a martyr, He was the sacrifice for our sin.

What makes Good Friday "good" is what was accomplished on the cross. Namely, Jesus took the wrath of God for our sin.

2 Corinthians 5:21

"For our sake, He made Him to be sin who knew no sin, so that in Him we might become the righteousness of God."

Colossians 2:14

"by cancelling the record of debt that stood against us with its legal demands. This He set aside nailing it to the cross."

Romans 8:1

"There is therefore no condemnation for those who are in Christ."

1. He was the perfect, sinless, sacrifice.

2. He became our sin.

3. He paid the penalty for our sin.

When we gather to celebrate "Good Friday," we remember the price that was paid for our sin was paid by Jesus.

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Christ Is Enough Video

by: Larry Evans

01/06/2018

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I Have Decided To Follow Jesus

by: Larry Evans

01/06/2018

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Welcome To The New First Baptist Church Website

by: Larry Evans

01/06/2018

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We are so excited to present our newly designed website. As you can see, it has a fresh new look and easy navigation to help you get the information you need quickly and efficiently. Many thanks to the ChurchSpring team for helping us launch such a beautiful new church website. To God be the glory!First Baptist Church's mission is to meet people at the crossroads of life with the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to help one another along the journey of spiritual growth. Please let us know how we can help you.There's still a lot of information to be…
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We are so excited to present our newly designed website. As you can see, it has a fresh new look and easy navigation to help you get the information you need quickly and efficiently. Many thanks to the ChurchSpring team for helping us launch such a beautiful new church website. To God be the glory!

First Baptist Church's mission is to meet people at the crossroads of life with the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to help one another along the journey of spiritual growth. Please let us know how we can help you.

There's still a lot of information to be added, and we hope to keep the site fresh and up to date. If you have any ideas about how we can improve the site or use it better, please leave a comment below.

If you're a first time visitor to our website, we would love to have you visit our church this Sunday. You'll get a warm welcome and a wonderful Gospel message. Feel free to browse our new website and get to know us. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to give us a call at 575-681-2763 or send us an email.

From all of us at First Baptist Church, welcome to our new church website.



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