The letter to Titus (Stuart Hart)
The instructions Paul gives to older women about training younger women we see the seven strategies that Paul gives to make women beautiful in the eyes of God.
Older women are called to be self controlled in their demeanour, including their manner of dress and use of their tongues in conversations. We asked what it was they turned to when life becomes difficult.
Paul begins to describe how godliness is shown in various groups of people. As always his instructions have reasons and here they are based on the facts of the gospel and the impact of the gospel. What does it mean to be godly men, whether older or younger.
We look at the need for elders to know the bible in order to deal with others who are spreading false teaching. We investigate the character and motivation of these opponents and see the consequences of their unsound teaching is unhealthy living. 'What in elders is required, Is in saints…
A look into the New Testament's view of leadership in a church from the letter to Titus. The qualities that are required in leaders, what would prevent men from becoming elders and why we need elders with these qualities to be evident in their lives.