2 Timothy 1:8 ESV
Therefore do not be ashamed of the testimony about our Lord, nor of me his prisoner, but share in suffering for the gospel by the power of God,
Lesson 3: Serving Through Suffering (2 Timothy 1:8)
After an extensive tour of the United States, the well known German pastor and theologian Helmut Thielicke was asked what he saw as the greatest defect among American Christians. He replied, They have an inadequate view of suffering (cited by Philip Yancey, Where is God When it...
2. Being Unashamed of Our Faith (2 Timothy 1:8-14)
So do not be ashamed of the testimony about our Lord or of me, a prisoner for his sake, but by Gods power accept your share of suffering for the gospel. He is the one who saved us and called us with a holy calling, not based on our works but on his own purpose and grace, granted...
Suffering For the Gospel - Truth For Life
The Gospel of Jesus Christ can be difficult to talk about its message may be foreign or even offensive to others. The Apostle Paul exhorted Timothy to not be ashamed but to be willing to suffer for preaching the truth, and in this message Alistair Begg explores how that relates...
Timothy: The Pastor's Primer
This first letter has to do with the ministry of the church itself -- its character and its nature, its function in the world. The second letter centers around the message that it has to convey -- the great theme is the gospel, and Timothy's relationship to that gospel.
Daily Devotion: Timothy: Letters to a Son
if I am delayed, you will know how people ought to conduct themselves in God's household, which is the church of the living God, the pillar and foundation of the truth. (1 Timothy 3:15)
5. Encouragements to Endure Suffering for Christ (2 Timothy 2:8-13)
Remember Jesus Christ, raised from the dead, a descendant of David; such is my gospel, for which I suffer hardship to the point of imprisonment as a criminal, but Gods message is not imprisoned! So I endure all things for the sake of those chosen by God, that they too may obtain...
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Lesson 3: Faithfulness without Shame (2 Timothy 1:7-18)
Day One StudyGet the Big Picture What does the Bible say? Read 2 Timothy 1:6-14, (including verses from the last lesson). Ask the Lord Jesus to teach you through His Word.
Suffering by God's Power
Those who are blinded by sin always find the gospel to be a shameful message. After all, conventional wisdom does say that it is foolish to proclaim as Lord a man who died the most ...