Mystery of Godliness

INFUSE: Mystery of Godliness (Week 3 – Day 6)

READ 1 Timothy 4:6-11 6If you put these things before the brothers, you will be a good servant of Christ Jesus, being trained in the words of the faith and of the good doctrine that you have followed. 7Have nothing to do with irreverent, silly myths. Rather train yourself for godliness; 8for while bodily training is of some…

INFUSE: Mystery of Godliness (Week 3 – Day 5)

READ 1 Timothy 6:11-21 11But as for you, O man of God, flee these things. Pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, steadfastness, gentleness. 12Fight the good fight of the faith. Take hold of the eternal life to which you were called and about which you made the good confession in the presence of many witnesses. 13I…

INFUSE: Mystery of Godliness (Week 3 – Day 4)

READ 1 Timothy 4:12-16 12Let no one despise you for your youth, but set the believers an example in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, in purity. 13Until I come, devote yourself to the public reading of Scripture, to exhortation, to teaching. 14Do not neglect the gift you have, which was given you by prophecy…

INFUSE: Mystery of Godliness (Week 3 – Day 3)

A.B.O.M (Always Be On Mission) My wife and I are on vacation in beautiful Alberta Canada. On a recent hike we ran into some other hikers as we were climbing to the peak of the mountain. We engaged in casual conversation, and were prepared to depart separately from them so my wife and I could…

INFUSE: Mystery of Godliness (Week 3 – Day 2)

READ 1 Timothy 4:6-11 6If you put these things before the brothers, you will be a good servant of Christ Jesus, being trained in the words of the faith and of the good doctrine that you have followed. 7Have nothing to do with irreverent, silly myths. Rather train yourself for godliness; 8for while bodily training is…

INFUSE: Mystery of Godliness (Week 3 – Day 1)

READ 1 Timothy 4:1-5 1Now the Spirit expressly says that in later times some will depart from the faith by devoting themselves to deceitful spirits and teachings of demons, 2through the insincerity of liars whose consciences are seared, 3who forbid marriage and require abstinence from foods that God created to be received with thanksgiving by those…

INFUSE: Mystery of Godliness (Week 2 – Day 6)

READ 1 Timothy 3:14-16 14I hope to come to you soon, but I am writing these things to you so that, 15if I delay, you may know how one ought to behave in the household of God, which is the church of the living God, a pillar and buttress of the truth. 16Great indeed, we confess,…

INFUSE: Mystery of Godliness (Week 2 – Day 5)

READ 1 Timothy 6:3-10 3If anyone teaches a different doctrine and does not agree with the sound words of our Lord Jesus Christ and the teaching that accords with godliness, 4he is puffed up with conceit and understands nothing. He has an unhealthy craving for controversy and for quarrels about words, which produce envy, dissension, slander,…

INFUSE: Mystery of Godliness (Week 2 – Day 4)

READ 1 Timothy 3:14-16 14I hope to come to you soon, but I am writing these things to you so that, 15if I delay, you may know how one ought to behave in the household of God, which is the church of the living God, a pillar and buttress of the truth. 16Great indeed, we confess,…

INFUSE: Mystery of Godliness (Week 2 – Day 3)

Sharing My Story Our Bible Fellowship has been praying for opportunities for my wife and I to share the gospel with our board game groups we started last year. Yesterday I was able to share my story and the gospel with my wife’s cousin (who recently started joining us). I told him that the same…

INFUSE: Mystery of Godliness (Week 2 – Day 2)

READ 1 Timothy 3:8-13 8Deacons likewise must be dignified, not double-tongued, not addicted to much wine, not greedy for dishonest gain. 9They must hold the mystery of the faith with a clear conscience. 10And let them also be tested first; then let them serve as deacons if they prove themselves blameless. 11Their wives likewise must be…

INFUSE: Mystery of Godliness (Week 2 – Day 1)

READ 1 Timothy 3:1-7 1The saying is trustworthy: If anyone aspires to the office of overseer, he desires a noble task. 2Therefore an overseer must be above reproach, the husband of one wife, sober-minded, self-controlled, respectable, hospitable, able to teach, 3not a drunkard, not violent but gentle, not quarrelsome, not a lover of money. 4He…

INFUSE: Mystery of Godliness (Week 1 – Day 6)

READ 1 Timothy 2:1-7 1First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people, 2for kings and all who are in high positions, that we may lead a peaceful and quiet life, godly and dignified in every way. 3This is good, and it is pleasing in the sight…

INFUSE: Mystery of Godliness (Week 1 – Day 5)

READ 1 Timothy 2:8-15 8I desire then that in every place the men should pray, lifting holy hands without anger or quarreling; 9likewise also that women should adorn themselves in respectable apparel, with modesty and self-control, not with braided hair and gold or pearls or costly attire, 10but with what is proper for women who…

INFUSE: Mystery of Godliness (Week 1 – Day 4)

READ 1 Timothy 2:1-7 1First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people, 2for kings and all who are in high positions, that we may lead a peaceful and quiet life, godly and dignified in every way. 3This is good, and it is pleasing in the sight…

INFUSE: Mystery of Godliness (Week 1 – Day 3)

Not on Our Own in Pain I was leaving the house recently and the man who takes care of our yard was there. Whenever we meet, we always shake hands and talk for a few minutes. This day he did not even notice I was standing there. I finally got his attention, and immediately noticed…

INFUSE: Mystery of Godliness (Week 1 – Day 2)

READ 1 Timothy 1:12-20 12I thank him who has given me strength, Christ Jesus our Lord, because he judged me faithful, appointing me to his service, 13though formerly I was a blasphemer, persecutor, and insolent opponent. But I received mercy because I had acted ignorantly in unbelief, 14and the grace of our Lord overflowed for…

INFUSE: Mystery of Godliness (Week 1 – Day 1)

READ 1 Timothy 1-11 1Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by command of God our Savior and of Christ Jesus our hope, 2To Timothy, my true child in the faith: Grace, mercy, and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord. 3As I urged you when I was going to Macedonia, remain at…