|Staying in the Word|
Chapter Two, Lesson Two
APPOINTED PREACHER 1Timothy 2:5-7 Download this Bible Study
** In our last study together, the apostle Paul taught us the importance of developing a fervent, evangelistic prayer life; one that is pleasing to God. Do you recall the three forms of prayer we are to employ.
** Besides learning how to offer to God an Acceptable Prayer, what three additional things did we learn about our gracious God?
** The lost world around us welcomes and respects all forms of religion brought forth by fallen man. What they do not welcome is Biblical Christianity, which is opposed by the politically correct, collective consciousness of humanity. In their battle cry of tolerance for all, they violate their own standard by attacking the truth of Gods Word and those who live by it. The world honors Jews, Moslems, Buddhists, Hindus and all forms of Humanistic spiritual expression. Every new philosophy and spiritual concept is respected, except for the proclamation of the gospel truth regarding salvation in Jesus Christ.
It is in this hostile environment that Paul will state the truth men
need to hear. In todays passage, the