Bible Study Notes on Titus – 20160301

Titus 1:15  "Unto the pure all things are pure: but unto them that are defiled and unbelieving is nothing pure; but even their mind and conscience is defiled." Titus 2:11  "...the grace of God that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men" Titus 3:2  "To speak evil of no man..." Titus 3:5  "Not by works …

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Bible Study Notes on 2 Timothy – 20160229

2 Timothy 1:7  "...God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind." 2 Timothy 2:5-6  "And if a man also strive for masteries, yet is he not crowned, except he strive lawfully.  The husbandman that laboureth must be first partaker of the fruits." 2 Timothy …

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Bible Study Notes on 1 Timothy 3, 4, 5, & 6 – 20160222

1 Timothy 3   Qualifications for bishop and deacon. 1 Timothy 4:1  "Now the Spirit speaketh expressly..." Apparently Paul had encountered visions and leadings of the Spirit, to himself and probably through others also. 1 Timothy 4:1  "...in the latter times... At some point.  Probably a reference to the apostasy of the latter days. 1 …

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Bible Study Notes on 1 Timothy 1 & 2 – 20160212

1 Timothy 1:4  "Neither give heed to fables and endless genealogies...which is in faith..." Wonder if it was that of Christ?  Some have issue with the two we have now, line of Joseph and Mary.  Why are they there?  Why include Joseph's line?  We accept by faith that it is there for His purpose and …

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Bible Study Notes on 2 Thessalonians – 20160209

2 Thessalonians 1:9  "Who shall be punished with everlasting destruction..." 2 Thessalonians 2:1  "...the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, and...our gathering together unto him" Chapter 4 of his previous letter.  He probably got word of questions from the last letter. 2 Thessalonians 2:3  "...that day shall not come, except there come a falling away …

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Bible Study Notes on 1 Thessalonians – 20160204

1 Thessalonians 1   No trumpets, no pun intended.  Paul gives greeting and shares how he remembers them in prayer and how their witness for Christ is known around. 1 Thessalonians 2   Paul expresses his love and concern for them and recalls how he acted among them.  He mentions how he has been persecuted …

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