While He Was Preaching...
While He Was Preaching
What makes sharing our faith so fulfilling?
The Opening Greeting
Paul describes Timothy as His Son in the Faith
Paul opens this letter to Timothy with three key references.
All of these things can be both given and received.
He speaks of that which comes from God.
When God is the Source
Eli was the Priest
The word of the Lord has always been valuable
Eli was the close to God yet could not hear from Him
“there is no theology here.… They talk a blue streak without the slightest substantive foundation.”
The seminarians, he wrote, are “completely clueless” about dogmatics and “intoxicated with liberal and humanistic phrases,” while in the churches the sermon has been “reduced to parenthetical church remarks about newspaper events.”