Category Archives: Timothy

SUFFERING SHIPWRECK OF THE FAITH

SUFFERING SHIPWRECK OF THE FAITH 1 Timothy 1:18-20 INTRODUCTION The Christian is engaged in warfare It is a good warfare… 1 Timothy 1:18; cf. 1 Timothy 6:12 It is a spiritual warfare… Ephesians 6:10-12 It is a battle for “the” … Continue reading

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A PATTERN FOR THOSE WHO WOULD BE SAVED

A PATTERN FOR THOSE WHO WOULD BE SAVED 1 Timothy 1:12-17 INTRODUCTION Are you someone who has contemplated becoming a Christian, but wondered… Would God forgive you for the terrible things you’ve done? Could you live the kind of life … Continue reading

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USING THE LAW

1 Timothy 1:8-11 INTRODUCTION A. A major problem in the early church was a proper understanding of the law of Moses 1. Some Jewish Christians sought to bind it upon Gentile Christians… Acts 15:1-6 2. Some Jewish Christians continued to … Continue reading

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THE PURPOSE OF THE COMMANDMENT

THE PURPOSE OF THE COMMANDMENT 1 Timothy 1:5 INTRODUCTION The idea of “commandment-keeping” is not a popular one among many people today Some equate it with what they call “legalism” Others look at keeping any kind of commandment as an … Continue reading

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TWO KINDS OF TEACHING

TWO KINDS OF TEACHING 1 Timothy 1:3-7 INTRODUCTION Paul wrote 1 Timothy to guide one’s conduct in the house of God… 1 Timothy 3:14-15 Note that the church serves as “the pillar and ground of the truth” It is imperative … Continue reading

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Jesus Christ, our Hope

JESUS CHRIST, OUR HOPE 1 Timothy 1:1 INTRODUCTION In reference to Jesus Christ, Paul uses a title which is very unique in the New Testament He calls Jesus “our hope” … 1 Timothy 1:1 Nowhere else is Jesus so described, … Continue reading

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