Category Archives: 1 Timothy

1 Timothy 6:17-21 It is man’s spirit that determines his moral inclinations, not knowledge

1 Timothy 6:17-21 Instruct those who are rich in this present world not to be conceited or to fix their hope on the uncertainty of riches, but on God, who richly supplies us with all things to enjoy. 18 Instruct … Continue reading

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1 Timothy 6:11-16  Be motivated by divine commission, not by personal agenda

1 Timothy 6:11-16 11 But flee from these things, you man of God, and pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, perseverance and gentleness. 12 Fight the good fight of faith; take hold of the eternal life to which you were called, … Continue reading

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1 Timothy 6:3-10 The pathway of the cross will end with great gains and glory!

1 Timothy 6:3-10 If anyone advocates a different doctrine and does not agree with sound words, those of our Lord Jesus Christ, and with the doctrine conforming to godliness, 4 he is conceited and understands nothing; but he has a … Continue reading

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1 Timothy 6:3-4a Believers must study Christ’s life through the gospel as the foundation of godliness

1 Timothy 6:3-4a If anyone advocates a different doctrine and does not agree with sound words, those of our Lord Jesus Christ, and with the doctrine conforming to godliness, 4 he is conceited and understands nothing. Background Paul, in no … Continue reading

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1 Timothy 6:1-2 Guarding our honour by entrusting ourselves to those who are mature

1 Timothy 6:1-2 All who are under the yoke as slaves are to regard their own masters as worthy of all honor so that the name of God and our doctrine will not be spoken against. 2 Those who have … Continue reading

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1 Timothy 5:17-25  God honours those who are wise and who lead many to righteousness

1 Timothy 5:17-25 17 The elders who rule well are to be considered worthy of double honor, especially those who work hard at preaching and teaching. 18 For the Scripture says, “You shall not muzzle the ox while he is … Continue reading

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1 Timothy 5:9-16  God’s grace gravitates towards those who are godly and devoted to good works

1 Timothy 5:9-16 9 A widow is to be put on the list only if she is not less than sixty years old, having been the wife of one man, 10 having a reputation for good works; and if she … Continue reading

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