Monthly Archives: January 2016

More Traits of People in the Last Days 2 Timothy 3:3

Paul the apostle knew that his demise was imminent. He was to give his life for the gospel of Jesus Christ, and before he left the earth, he desired to give Timothy, his “son in the faith” and “dearly beloved … Continue reading

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Lovers of Their Own Selves 2 Timothy 3:2

As Paul the apostle continued his final exhortation to Timothy concerning the church in Ephesus, he told him, “in the last days perilous times shall come”, and in chapter three and verse two of this letter, Paul shares some of … Continue reading

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Perilous Times Shall Come 2 Timothy 3:1

As Paul the apostle continued sharing with Timothy concerning those who promoted “profane and vain babblings” and false teachings, he told Timothy to instruct them “in meekness” because there was the possibility that God “will give them repentance to the … Continue reading

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Out of the Snare of the Devil 2 Timothy 2:26

Although there were people who followed “profane and vane babblings” and false teachings in the days of Paul and Timothy, Paul gave instruction as to the manner in which Timothy should work with them, “in meekness instructing those that oppose … Continue reading

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In Meekness Instructing 2 Timothy 2:25

Paul the apostle gave instructions to his “dearly beloved son” Timothy who was the pastor of the church in Ephesus. Among his words in this final letter from Paul was, “the servant of the Lord must not strive; but be … Continue reading

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The Servant of the Lord 2 Timothy 2:24

Timothy, the apostle Paul’s “dearly beloved son”, was to “avoid” foolish and unlearned questions” “knowing that they do gender strifes” as he pastored the church located in Ephesus. While Paul gave Timothy instructions in this letter, he wrote in chapter … Continue reading

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Avoid Foolish and Unlearned Questions 2 Timothy 2:23

As Paul the apostle continued giving instructions to Timothy concerning his own personal life and the life of the church located in Ephesus, he told him to “flee youthful lusts, but follow righteousness, faith, charity, peace, with them that call … Continue reading

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