Bible Study: Titus 3:8-15

This post will conclude the devotions over Titus.  Paul will give his closing remarks and salutations.  He will be going to Nicopolis and wants Titus to eventually meet him.  Before Titus receives word from Paul to make his journey, he is to remain busy at Crete.  Besides preaching and modeling a Christian example, Paul uses this final section to tell Titus that the people need … Continue reading Bible Study: Titus 3:8-15

Bible Study: Titus 2:11-15

Hope and holiness are two distinguishing marks of the Christian’s life.  In the passage we see before us, Paul reminds Titus that salvation is to all people.  Every person is given an opportunity to know Christ at some time or another.  The resurrection of Jesus Christ provides us with a blessed hope, the glorious appearing of God and His Son.  Christ gave Himself for us, … Continue reading Bible Study: Titus 2:11-15

Bible Study: Titus 1:5-9

How should Christian leaders behave and think?  The pastoral epistles give lists that are foundational for the qualifications many churches places upon pastors.   If we were to answer the question and summarize these qualifications in one word, it would be “blameless.”  In fact, blameless is the first quality noted for bishops in Titus and First Timothy. Titus 1:5-9 “For this cause left I thee … Continue reading Bible Study: Titus 1:5-9