Tag Archives: NEW TESTAMENT

Letters to Timothy: A matter of the Spirit

1 Timothy 4 Some Will Depart from the Faith [1] Now the Spirit expressly says that in later times some will depart from the faith by devoting themselves to deceitful spirits and teachings of demons, [2] through the insincerity of … Continue reading

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REFLECTION 1 TIMOTHY: THE HOUSEHOLD AND CHURCH

1 Timothy 3 Qualifications for Overseers [1] The saying is trustworthy: If anyone aspires to the office of overseer, he desires a noble task. [2] Therefore an overseer must be above reproach, the husband of one wife, sober-minded, self-controlled, respectable, … Continue reading

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REFLECTIONS ON PAUL TO TIMOTHY:PURITY OF THE MESSAGE

1 Timothy 1:1–17 Greeting [1] Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by command of God our Savior and of Christ Jesus our hope, [2] To Timothy, my true child in the faith: Grace, mercy, and peace from God the Father … Continue reading

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REFLECTING ON PHILIPPIANS: A SHORT AUDIO REFLECTION

Philippians 1:12–30 The Advance of the Gospel [12] I want you to know, brothers, that what has happened to me has really served to advance the gospel, [13] so that it has become known throughout the whole imperial guard and … Continue reading

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LETTER TO LOVED ONES: REFLECTIONS ON PHILIPPIANS

THIS LETTER WAS WRITTEN BY PAUL WHILST UNDER HOUSE ARREST IN ROME ( C 61-63 AD)Philippians 1:1–11Greeting[1] Paul and Timothy, servants of Christ Jesus,To all the saints in Christ Jesus who are at Philippi, with the overseers and deacons:[2] Grace … Continue reading

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REFLECTIONS ON ACTS: PAUL IN ROMAN

Acts 28:17–31 Paul in Rome [17] After three days he called together the local leaders of the Jews, and when they had gathered, he said to them, “Brothers, though I had done nothing against our people or the customs of … Continue reading

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REFLECTIONS ON ACTS: INTO THE STORM

Acts 27:1–26 Paul Sails for Rome [1] And when it was decided that we should sail for Italy, they delivered Paul and some other prisoners to a centurion of the Augustan Cohort named Julius. [2] And embarking in a ship … Continue reading

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