Archive for the ‘Timothy’ Category

Final Truths for Timothy – Personal Comments & Requests (2 Timothy 4:7-22)

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

Paul, in his last know written communication before his martyrdom, gets very personal with Timothy, giving him final instructions and requests.

Final Truths for Timothy – Charge & Commands (2 Tim 4:1-6)

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

Paul holds Timothy’s feet to the fire with 9 rapid-fire commands, and reminding Timothy to Whom he must answer. These are major concerns for all pastors, and those that care about knowing and following the truth.

Seven Principles for Perilous Times (2 Tim 3:1-17)

Monday, February 4th, 2013

The Bible teaches that things will get worse. Perilous times will come. Paul gives Timothy, a leader at the church of Ephesus, seven principles to hold on to as times get tough.

Ten Imperatives of Pastoring – Part 2 (2 Tim 2:14-26)

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

We look at the last 5 imperatives given to Timothy. They impact a pastor’s vision, and inform us as well!

Ten Imperatives of Pastoring – Part 1 (2 Tim 2:1-13)

Monday, January 14th, 2013

The book of 2 Timothy was written to Timothy, a man who was saved through Paul’s ministry, and one who had served with Paul for many years. In Chapter 1, Paul writes to encourage Timothy, who seemed to be struggling with being fearful.

In Chapter 2, Paul now calls for Timothy to “man up,” “step up to the plate,” and be the leader God wants Timothy to be by giving Timothy 10 commands (actually 11, but I combine 2). Though written to a pastor of a church, these principles apply to all believers in amazing ways. This session looks at the first 5 imperatives (commands).

A Dozen Points of Encouragement (2 Timothy 1:1-18) – Part 2

Sunday, January 6th, 2013

This is Part 2 of our first installment of our brief Timely Truths to Timothy series. We take a high altitude look at the entire first chapter of Second Timothy, a book written to someone having a hard time (Timothy) with the hard times around him. See what great encouragement comes from a man who himself is awaiting execution (Paul)! Be sure to check out Part 1 of this message as well (given in two parts on 1/6/2013).

A Dozen Points of Encouragement (2 Timothy 1:1-18) – Part 1

Sunday, January 6th, 2013

This is Part 1 of our first installment of our brief Timely Truths to Timothy series. We take a high altitude look at the entire first chapter of Second Timothy, a book written to someone having a hard time (Timothy) with the hard times around him. See what great encouragement comes from a man who himself is awaiting execution (Paul)! Be sure to check out Part 2 of this message as well (given in two parts on one Sunday).