“For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.” (Romans 6:23, ESV)

15/08/2021 – Evening Service: 2 Timothy, Be Strong

Bible Readings:

Romans 14

John 5:24-47

2 Timothy 2:1-13

Sermon Outline:

2Tim. 2:1 You therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus. 

2Tim. 2:2 And the things that you have heard from me among many witnesses, commit these to faithful men who will be able to teach others also. 

2Tim. 2:3 You therefore must endure hardship as a good soldier of Jesus Christ. 

2Tim. 2:4 No one engaged in warfare entangles himself with the affairs of this life, that he may please him who enlisted him as a soldier. 

2Tim. 2:5 And also if anyone competes in athletics, he is not crowned unless he competes according to the rules. 

2Tim. 2:6 The hardworking farmer must be first to partake of the crops. 

2Tim. 2:7 Consider what I say, and may the Lord give you understanding in all things. 

I Be strong

Eph. 6:10 Finally, my brethren, be strong in the Lord and in the power of His might. 

Eph. 5:18 ……. be filled with the Spirit, 

Eph. 4:23 and be renewed in the spirit of your mind, 

Phil. 2:12 …….. work out your own salvation with fear and trembling; 

Phil. 2:13 for it is God who works in you both to will and to do for His good pleasure. 

II Pass on the faith

III Endure hardship 

3 illustrations

Psa. 119:99 I have more understanding than all my teachers,

                        For Your testimonies are my meditation.