Tag Archives: 2 Timothy 2

gently instructing opponents

20220617 gently instructing opponents 2 Timothy 2:22-26 (JDV) 2 Timothy 2:22 Flee from youthful passions, and pursue righteousness, faith, care, and peace, along with those who call on the Lord from a pure heart.2 Timothy 2:23 But reject foolish and … Continue reading

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for high quality use

20220616 for high quality use 2 Timothy 2:20-21 (JDV) 2 Timothy 2:20 Now in a large house there are not only gold and silver containers, but also those of wood and clay; some for high quality use and some for … Continue reading

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trivial empty talk

20220615 trivial empty talk 2 Timothy 2:14-19 (JDV) 2 Timothy 2:14 Remind them of these things, and be seriously warning {διαμαρτύρομαι} them before God not to fight over words. This is useless and leads to catastrophe for those who listen.2 … Continue reading

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the mission is worth it

20220614 the mission is worth it 2 Timothy 2:8-13 (JDV) 2 Timothy 2:8 Remember Jesus Christ, risen from the dead and descended from David, according to my excellent message,2 Timothy 2:9 for which I suffer to the point of being … Continue reading

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Jesus Christ, risen

20220614 Jesus Christ, risen 2 Timothy 2:8-13 (JDV) 2 Timothy 2:8 Remember Jesus Christ, risen from the dead and descended from David, according to my excellent message,2 Timothy 2:9 for which I suffer to the point of being bound like … Continue reading

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soldier, athlete, farmer

20220613 soldier, athlete, farmer 2 Timothy 2:1-7 (JDV) 2 Timothy 2:1 You, therefore, my child, be strengthened by the favor that is in Christ Jesus. 2 Timothy 2:2 What you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, … Continue reading

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mission: be devoted to discipling

2 Timothy 2.  False teaching had infested Ephesus, so Paul warned Timothy to avoid its “irreverent babble” because it would “lead people into more and more ungodliness” (16).  He instructed Timothy not to debate these teachers, because their “foolish, ignorant … Continue reading

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