Danger! Keep Out!
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Danger! Keep Out!

Titus 3:9-11  (ID: 1614)

Establishing and leading a church is a difficult work fraught with dangers. In this message, Alistair Begg unpacks Paul’s warning to pastors and churches in Titus 3. Pastors must avoid the threat of distraction from their primary task: preaching and teaching God’s Word to God’s people. Meanwhile, the church as a whole must guard against divisive people who have taken their focus off of Christ and the Word.


9But avoid foolish controversies, genealogies, dissensions, and quarrels about the law, for they are unprofitable and worthless. 10As for a person who stirs up division, after warning him once and then twice, have nothing more to do with him, 11knowing that such a person is warped and sinful; he is self-condemned.

Copyright © 2021, Alistair Begg. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Scripture taken from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. Copyright ©2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. Used by permission. All rights reserved. Text provided by the Crossway Bibles Web Service.

Alistair Begg
Alistair Begg is Senior Pastor at Parkside Church in Cleveland, Ohio, and the Bible teacher on Truth For Life, which is heard on the radio and online around the world.