A Warning To Our HeartsTherefore, as the Holy Spirit says, "Today, if you hear his voice, do not harden your hearts as in the rebellion, on the day of testing in the wilderness, where your fathers put me to the test and saw my works for forty years. Therefore I
Don't NeglectTherefore we must pay much closer attention to what we have heard, lest we drift away from it. For since the message declared by angels proved to be reliable, and every transgression or disobedience received a just retribution, how shall we escape if we neglect such a great salvation?
Supremacy of God's SonLong ago, at many times and in many ways, God spoke to our fathers by the prophets, but in these last days he has spoken to us by his Son, whom he appointed the heir of all things, through whom also he created the world. He is
Prisoner For ChristThe word prisoner sounds like a bad thing. Governments put bad people in prison, right? But Paul consistently calls himself a prisoner for Christ in most of his letters, including this short one. Does that mean God is jailing Paul for following him? No. It's the people of
Be Ready For Every Good Work"Remind them to be submissive to rulers and authorities, to be obedient, to be ready for every good work, to speak evil of no one, to avoid quarreling, to be gentle, and to show perfect courtesy toward all people." – Titus 3:1-2 We should
Training The Next GenerationMen "Older men are to be sober-minded, dignified, self-controlled, sound in faith, in love, and in steadfastness." – Titus 2:2 "Likewise, urge the younger men to be self-controlled." – Titus 2:6 Women "Older women likewise are to be reverent in behavior, not slanderers or slaves too much
5 This is why I left you in Crete, so that you might put what remained into order, and appoint elders in every town as I directed you—6 if anyone is above reproach, the husband of one wife, and his children are believers and not open to the charge
The Command"Preach the word; be ready in season and out of season; reprove, rebuke, and exhort, with complete patience and teaching." – 2 Timothy 4:2 Preach the word. In other words, share the Gospel. Don't try to hide it, and don't shy away. Be ready in season and out