This is St Paul’s wrap-up to his protégé, Titus. The church needs good leaders, and the church needs good people. Without either one the risks go up. But with both the cause of the gospel can be greatly enhanced.
January is often full of ‘Resolutions’, except they don’t usually ‘stick’. St Paul has a suggestion for us- as Pastor Mike explains: Forget the past; instead, focus your attention and energy on that God has for you in the future.
St John the apostle wrote so that “we might believe” in Jesus. Humanity is in darkness; John says that Jesus was the Light. Especially in today’s world of “fake news” where you can’t be sure what to believe, John says that Jesus was ‘the Word’. God speaking.