Tag Archives: 1 Timothy 3

supernatural godliness

20220513 supernatural godliness 1 Timothy 3:14-16 (JDV) 1 Timothy 3:14 I am writing these things to you, hoping to come to you in a short time. 1 Timothy 3:15 But if I should be delayed, I have written so that … Continue reading

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three schools for deacons

20220512 three schools for deacons 1 Timothy 3:8-13 (JDV) 1 Timothy 3:8 Deacons, likewise, should be worthy of respect, not insincere, not drinking a lot of wine, not greedy for money, 1 Timothy 3:9 holding the mystery of the faith … Continue reading

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out-front overseers

20220511 out-front overseers 1 Timothy 3:1-7 (JDV) 1 Timothy 3:1 This saying is reliable: “If anyone aims at being an overseer, he desires a noble achievement.” 1 Timothy 3:2 That is why an overseer must be blameless,1 the husband of … Continue reading

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mission: display godly behavior

1 Timothy 3.  Paul’s reason for giving qualification lists in this chapter is not simply administrative.  He wants the churches to display proper conduct. The body of believers is the household (family) of God, the church of the living God, … Continue reading

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