Misinformation

Every year the Oxford Dictionary campaign’s to find the word of the year. This year the word of the year will probably be “misinformation.” We have all heard this word a lot this past year; however, it is open for debate as to whose claims of misinformation is correct. This is not anything new. InContinue reading “Misinformation”

1 Timothy 1:16-20 (KJV)

1:16 Howbeit for this cause I obtained mercy, that in me first Jesus Christ might shew forth all longsuffering, for a pattern to them which should hereafter believe on him to life everlasting. Paul continues his form of testimony began in verse 12 with the transition term, alla. In English, “howbeit” is a very suitableContinue reading “1 Timothy 1:16-20 (KJV)”

1 Timothy 1:8-15 (KJV)

1:8-10 But we know that the law is good, if a man use it lawfully; Knowing this, that the law is not made for a righteous man, but for the lawless and disobedient, for the ungodly and for sinners, for unholy and profane, for murderers of  fathers and murderers of mothers, for manslayers, For whoremongers,Continue reading “1 Timothy 1:8-15 (KJV)”

“I Ain’t Lazy!”

There are many ways to insult someone. You could attack them personally by making light of their socio-economic status. One may insult others’ political affiliation.  If someone really wants to get under the skin of another, they will offer them a backhanded compliment that will act as a slow burn throughout the mind of theContinue reading ““I Ain’t Lazy!””

1 Timothy Background & Introduction

1 Timothy 6 chapters, 113 verses, and 2244 words (KJV). 1 of the 3 epistles written to local Church leaders. These are considered the “Pastoral Epistles”. They include 1 and 2 Timothy along with Titus.  This is the longest epistle to an individual person: Timothy.  Broad outline: Salutation (1:1-2) A charge (Task) to Timothy (1:3-20)Continue reading “1 Timothy Background & Introduction”

Ephesians 4:1-7 (KJV)

4:1 I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called Beginning in chapter 4, Paul redirects his attention from primarily doctrinal to primarily practical. This is our state currently as Christians and how to practically live out our faith.  He begins by referring toContinue reading “Ephesians 4:1-7 (KJV)”

Ephesians Background & Introduction

Ephesians  6 chapters, 155 verses, and 3,022 words (KJV). 1 of the 9 epistles written by Paul to seven various churches. This excludes the pastoral epistles.  These 9 letters can be divided as: Salvation in Christ Romans  1 & 2 Corinthians  Galatians  Body of Christ Ephesians Philippians  Colossians Coming of Christ 1 & 2 Thessalonians Continue reading “Ephesians Background & Introduction”