Category: 1 Timothy

sermon: The Uncertainty of Riches 1 Timothy 6:17-21

The Uncertainty of Riches 1 Timothy 6:17-21 Primary Truth Taught- We must not attach our hope to riches because they are uncertain instead, we must fix our hope on God who never changes. Introduction It seems that every few messages we hit on the…

Sermon: Fight the Good Fight of Faith 1 Timothy 6:11-16

Fight the Good Fight of Faith 1 Timothy 6:11-16   Primary Truth Taught- Christians must aggressively pursue holiness in this life. Introduction We now enter the closing section of 1 Timothy. Here the Apostle is giving his Son in the faith final instructions. It’s…

Godliness with Contentment is Great Gain 1 Timothy 6:2B-12   Primary Truth Taught Covetousness promises great gain but only godliness with contentment IS great gain. Introduction                                      The Ten Commandments begin with…you shall have no other gods before Me, God told Moses. In our fallen…

Sermon: Worthy of Honor 1 Timothy 5:1-6:2

Worthy of Honor 1 Timothy 5:1-6:2 Primary Truth Taught- All members of the local church are to be treated with honor, love and kindness. Introduction After Paul and Timothy worked through the issues of maintaining the true Gospel in the midst to a Church…

Sermon: An Example of Godliness 1 Timothy 4:11-16

An Example of Godliness 1 Timothy 4:11-16 Primary Truth Taught- Show others by example how they should conduct themselves as you continue to live out Gospel truth in your life. Introduction As we begin today, I want to help you understand the flow of…

Sermon: Some Will Depart from the Faith 1 Timothy 4:1-5

Some Will Depart from the Faith 1 Timothy 4:1-5 Primary Truth Taught- In these present days some will depart from the faith and devote themselves to demonic teaching. Introduction I want to introduce this section by explaining what true conversion looks like. We live…

Sermon: The Mystery of Godliness 1 Timothy 3:14-16

The Mystery of Godliness 1 Timothy 3:14-16 Primary Truth Taught-The mystery of godliness is made manifest through the local Church. Introduction In this short section we see Paul’s purpose for writing this epistle to Timothy…The Apostle wants young Timothy to remain in Ephesus to…

Sermon: Christ’s Gift to the Church (Part 2) 1 Timothy 3:8-13

Christ’s Gift to the Church (Part 2) 1 Timothy 3:8-13 Primary Truth Taught- God ordained the office of deacon to manifest Christ’s love for His bride in tangible ways. Introduction Last week we saw that the purpose of the office of elder was to…

Sermon: Christ’s Gift to His Churches 1 Timothy 3:1-7

Christ’s Gift to His Churches 1 Timothy 3:1-7 Primary Truth Taught- The Elder is to be a man called and equipped by God to serve His church by building up the body to maturity. Introduction We’ve journeyed so far from Chapter one’s emphasis on…

Sermon: Timeless Truths for Worshippers 1 Timothy 2:8-15

Timeless Truths for Worshippers 1 Timothy 2:8-15 Primary Truth Taught Male headship and female submission are divine mandates for all of God’s people. Introduction In Chapter 1, we learned how important truth is in the life of the believer and the local church. Then,…