1 Timothy

1 Timothy

1 Timothy

1 Timothy 1:12-14

June 03, 2020 – Wednesday 1 Timothy 1:12-14   NIV 12 I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who has given me strength, that He considered me trustworthy, appointing me to His service.  13 Even though I was once a blasphemer and a persecutor and a violent man, I was shown mercy because I acted in ignorance and unbelief.  14 The grace of our Lord was poured out on me abundantly, along with the faith and love that are in Christ Jesus. Comment Last night…
1 Timothy

1 Timothy 3:1-7

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * December 05, 2019 – Thursday 1 Timothy 3:1-7  NIV 1 Here is a trustworthy saying: Whoever aspires to be an overseer desires a noble task. 2 Now the overseer is to be above reproach, faithful to his wife, temperate, self-controlled, respectable, hospitable, able to teach, 3 not given to drunkenness, not violent but gentle, not quarrelsome, not a lover of money. 4 He must manage his own family well and see…
1 Timothy

1 Timothy 1:5

The goal of this command is love, which comes from a pure heart and a good conscience and a sincere faith. 1 Timothy 1:5 NIV But the purpose of the authoritative command is love out of a pure heart and a clear conscience and faith without hypocrisy. *with the Jewish words translated 1 Timothy 1:5 OJB* What command is Paul writing about in his letter to Timothy in this verse? 3 As I urged you when I went into Macedonia,…