Where Are You Weakest?

Where Are You Weakest?

By Grant Vissers Read: 6:11-16 This passage begins Paul’s final instructions to Timothy, where Paul once again speaks over Timothy’s life and straight to his identity in Jesus. I remember the first time someone spoke the word leader over my life. It was a powerful...
Let Your Actions Speak

Let Your Actions Speak

  Read: 1 Timothy 4:11-16 When I was a kid, I was a major thrill-seeker. I loved the scariest roller coasters and exciting activities, but I was rarely allowed to do them. First of all, most theme parks have an age requirement to go on the extra scary roller coasters....
Share the Load

Share the Load

Read 1 Timothy 3:1-16 When I read 1 Timothy 3, I feel a bit overwhelmed… “Now a bishop (overseer) must be above reproach, married only once, temperate, sensible, respectable, hospitable, an apt teacher, not a drunkard, not violent but gentle, not quarrelsome, and not...
What?

What?

By Grant Vissers Read: 1 Timothy 2:8-15 Martin Luther, a German theologian, and one of the central figures in the Protestant Reformation is credited to have attempted to remove Hebrew, James, Jude and Revelation from the Bible. He had a couple of different reasons,...
Prayer is Our Best Weapon

Prayer is Our Best Weapon

Read 1 Timothy 2:1-8 Over the course of some of the Mark series, “Inside Out,” we looked at many different types of prayer. In the “Teach Me How to Pray” weeks we looked at adoration, confession, lament, and thanksgiving. These are common types of prayer. Supplication...
Limitations as Opportunities

Limitations as Opportunities

This past Sunday, we looked at the limitations of Jesus in Mark 13. When I got to thinking about Jesus’ limitations, I thought also about the limits that other people in the Bible faced, where God then swoops in and does the unthinkable. God doesn’t do miraculous...