Tag Archives: Timothy

A Hand to Work, A Hand to Defend – Nehemiah 4:17

They which builded on the wall, and they that bare burdens, with those that laded, every one with one of his hands wrought in the work, and with the other hand held a weapon. – ​Nehemiah 4:17 Meditation:  It might be easy for Christians today to feel embattled, and they are challenged from many quarters. […]

A Kingdom Which Cannot Be Moved – Hebrews 12:28

Wherefore we receiving a kingdom which cannot be moved, let us have grace, whereby we may serve God acceptably with reverence and godly fear – Hebrews 12:28 Meditation:  So much of our daily lives is beyond our control, and this realization can drive us to feel victimized by circumstances.  Fear can creep into our minds […]

They Which Creep Into Houses – 2 Timothy 3:6

For of this sort are they which creep into houses, and lead captive silly women laden with sins, led away with divers lusts – 2 Timothy 3:6 Meditation:   Since the beginning of time there have countless philosophies and so-called self-help schemes to guide people in equally countless directions.  From political and economic philosophies to mental growth […]

An Holy Calling – 2 Timothy 1:9

Who hath saved us, and called us with an holy calling, not according to our works, but according to his own purpose and grace, which was given us in Christ Jesus before the world began – 2 Timothy 1:9 Meditation:  As a minister, people say that I have a calling, a vocation.  Let me challenge […]

Study, Don’t Be Ashamed – 2 Timothy 2:15

2 Timothy 2:15 – Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth. Meditation:  Timothy was a disciple of the Apostle Paul who was ordained to serve some of the churches that Paul had helped to establish during his many travels.  Paul loved and […]

The King’s Heart – Proverbs 21:1

​Proverbs 21:1 – The king’s heart is in the hand of the Lord , as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will. Meditation:  Do you ever wonder about the limits of God’s power?  Furthermore, if there are limits, then are they self-imposed?  If Jesus Christ is any reflection of God (and we […]

Stuck – Psalm 119:31

Psalm 119:31 – I have stuck unto thy testimonies: O Lord, put me not to shame. If you have made a public profession of faith in Jesus Christ, then uou have cast your lot with the Lord.  You have hung you faith and success now and eternally upon the hope you have in His promises […]