Archive for the ‘1 Timothy’ Category

Timidity and a Tall Order

1 Timothy 1 3 As I urged you when I went into Macedonia—remain in Ephesus that you may [a]charge some that they teach no other doctrine, 4 nor give heed to fables and endless genealogies, which cause disputes rather than godly edification which is in faith. That you may charge some: Paul’s concern was not [...]

1 Timothy here we come.

A little background for our new journey: 1 Timothy was written by the Apostle Paul to Timothy sometime after his release from Roman imprisonment as described at the end of the Book of Acts and was written from Macedonia Apparently, after his release, Paul returned to the city of Ephesus. There he discovered that during [...]

Welcome Mr. President

1 Timothy 2:Therefore I exhort first of all that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks be made for all men, 2 for kings and all who are in authority, that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and reverence. 3 For this is good and acceptable in the sight of [...]

Study and Learn

1 Timothy 4 13Till I come, give attention to reading, to exhortation, to doctrine. 14Do not neglect the gift that is in you, which was given to you by prophecy with the laying on of the hands of the eldership. 15Meditate on these things; give yourself entirely to them, that your progress may be evident [...]

All. Means. All.

Sorry for the “no title” yesterday! Yesterday we covered Acts 2:21, i’m going to focus on that today. It deserves two days. Acts 2:21 And everyone who callson the name of the Lord will be saved.’ Everyone. All. No one left out. Use the applicable word of your liking. This is how the Lord operates. [...]

Will the real owner stand up.

1 Timothy 6:18 18 Command them to do good, to be rich in good deeds, and to be generous and willing to share. 19 In this way they will lay up treasure for themselves as a firm foundation for the coming age, so that they may take hold of the life that is truly life. [...]

Richly Provides.

1 Timothy 6:17 17 Charge them that are rich in this world, that they be not highminded, nor trust in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who giveth us richly all things to enjoy; __ This verse is VERY interesting. The NIV reads out: who richly provides us with everything for our enjoyment. God [...]


1 Timothy 6:11-13 11 But thou, O man of God, flee these things; and follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, meekness.12 Fight the good fight of faith, lay hold on eternal life, whereunto thou art also called, and hast professed a good profession before many witnesses. __ Get your priorities straight. That’s a quick [...]


1 Timothy 6:9 9 But they that will be rich fall into temptation and a snare, and into many foolish and hurtful lusts, which drown men in destruction and perdition.10 For the love of money is the root of all evil: which while some coveted after, they have erred from the faith, and pierced themselves [...]


1 Timothy 5:19 19 Do not entertain an accusation against an elder unless it is brought by two or three witnesses. 20 Those who sin are to be rebuked publicly, so that the others may take warning. ____ Two or three witnesses is key. One person spreading a rumor doesn’t count. I would also like [...]