1 Do not rebuke an older man but encourage him as you would a father, younger men as brothers, 2 older women as mothers, younger women as sisters, in all purity. 3 Honor widows who are truly widows. 4 But if a widow has children or grandchildren, let them first learn to show godliness to their own household…
Timothy is called Paul’s son Introduction To be in Spiritual Leadership Timothy had to know that It is a life under examination It is a life of Sacrifice It is a Life to be desired There is something empowering about Knowing who you in Christ and the purpose of your life. An Acquired Understanding Saul…
Introduction: Recap of series and introduce today’s focus. Elders, shepherding members. The origin of elders. Throughout the new Testament there are basically two words that are used interchangeably to describe the office of elder. Acts 20:28 , I Timothy 3:2 , Titus 1:7 (Episkopos, overseer, shepherd,…
The Church | A Study of 1 Timothy
One of the primary ways the church is described is as the household of God. What does it mean for the church to be a family?
Introduction In Positioning For Promotion, Paul shows the type of life that is involved in the life of those desiring to be in spiritual leadership. It is a life under examination Under examination is the leaders Character 1 Timothy 3:2-3 2 Therefore an overseer must be above reproach, the husband of…
What is an Elder?
Stephen Ringl • FBC Bagdad • Sermon • • 7 views • 1:06:12
Introduction We are stepping into a new chapter of the history of FBC Bagdad. My personal chapters at this church have been marked by ~four year periods of time: Rooting/Repenting/Revitalizing/Reforming. For the next few weeks (Probably six weeks), we will be placing our attention on Acts 20:17-38 to…