Wrestling With the World.

“. . .preach the word; be ready in season and out of season; reprove, rebuke, and exhort, with complete patience and teaching.” (2 Timothy 4:2) In his last words to his friend Timothy, Paul provides us with vital instruction in evangelism. Such guidance is...

The Grace of Mercy.

“One of them, when he saw he was healed, came back, praising God in a loud voice. He threw himself at Jesus’ feet and thanked him—and he was a Samaritan.Jesus asked, ‘Were not all ten cleansed? Where are the other nine? Was no one found to return and give...
The Grace of Perseverance

The Grace of Perseverance

Paul exhorted Timothy to not only uphold the truth of the gospel but to pass it on to others. These would be trained to be faithful stewards of God’s household who proclaim the gospel with scrupulous care in order to ensure that the truth will be passed faithfully and...
The Grace of Hope.

The Grace of Hope.

“But Ruth said, ‘Do not urge me to leave you or to return from following you. For where you go I will go, and where you lodge I will lodge. Your people shall be my people, and your God my God. Where you die I will die, and there will I be buried. May the Lord do so to...
The Grace of Perseverance

We Forgive By Faith.

“Pay attention to yourselves! If your brother sins, rebuke him, and if he repents, forgive him, and if he sins against you seven times in the day, and turns to you seven times, saying, ‘I repent,’ you must forgive him.”The apostles said to the Lord, “Increase...
The Grace of Perseverance

We Persevere By Faith

“I am reminded of your sincere faith, a faith that dwelt first in your grandmother Lois and your mother Eunice and now, I am sure, dwells in you as well. For this reason I remind you to fan into flame the gift of God, which is in you through the laying on of my hands,...