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Strive Not About Words - Article
Henry M. Morris III, D.Min. - ... words to no profit, but to the subverting of the hearers." (2 Timothy 2:14) This command emphasizes the necessity to avoid "word fights." The apostle Paul has much to say about this in other passages. "Let no corrupt communication...
Godliness in Form Only - Article
Henry M. Morris III, D.Min. - ... but denying the power thereof: from such turn away." (2 Timothy 3:5) Those with a "form of godliness" are much more difficult to recognize than those who are openly wicked. Jesus gave His most harsh criticism to the...
The Good Deposit - Article
Henry M. Morris III, D.Min. - unto thee keep by the Holy Ghost which dwelleth in us." (2 Timothy 1:14) The good thing that Paul referred to surely involves God"s "gift" that young Timothy was given as he entered the ministry. All gifts include the gift...
Flee and Follow - Article
Henry M. Morris III, D.Min. - peace, with them that call on the Lord out of a pure heart." (2 Timothy 2:22) The first part of this two-fold command is to run away from young (new, untested) desires. Sexual immorality is especially to be avoided because "every sin that...
An Early Confession - Article
John D. Morris, Ph.D. - ... things the angels desire to look into” (1 Peter 1:12). “Believed on in the world, received up into glory.” Other teachers have gained a following, but only Christ ascended directly into heaven following His...
God Is Spirit - Article
Henry M. Morris III, D.Min. - ... him must worship him in spirit and in truth.” (John 4:24) Mankind has always struggled with this aspect of God. The Second Commandment prohibited any attempt to represent God by any physical shape (Exodus 20:4-5). The triune God cannot...
Titus 3:9: foolish questions - Study Note
... foolish questions. See also I Timothy 1:4; 4:7; 6:4,20; II Timothy 2:16,23; Titus 1:14. Paul gave repeated warnings about this matter in his three Pastoral Epistles. Maintaining sound doctrine in a local church is vitally important (e.g., I...
The Incarnation of Christ - Article
Henry M. Morris III, D.Min. - a servant, and was made in the likeness of men." (Philippians 2:5-7) "Great is the mystery of godliness," Paul exclaimed as he summarized the incarnation (1 Timothy 3:16). No mere words, even those inspired by God Himself, can completely express...
Coming Like The Flood - Article
Henry M. Morris, Ph.D. - ... us, the stream had gone over our soul” (Psalm 124:2–4). But God is on our side, as long as we are on His side and hold fast to His clearly revealed word. Before the demonic flood can overwhelm us, the Spirit of the Lord will...
God's Grace - Article
Henry M. Morris III, D.Min. - Lord Jesus Christ be with you all. Amen." (Philippians 4:23) The basic form of today's verse appears 13 times in the New Testament. In Scripture, repetition is not for lack of something to say, but the Holy Spirit's intentional...
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