And the things you have heard me say in the presence of many witnesses entrust to reliable people who will also be qualified to teach others. (2 Timothy 2:2)
Paul list four generations in this healthy church—Paul ➡️ Timothy ➡️ faithful Christians ➡️ others.
We all have a role to play, and every role is vital in a healthy church. Are you a…
…Paul: a first generation Christian that needs to start the ball rolling?
…Timothy: one who needs to pass along what you have learned to the next generation?
…faithful Christian: someone that is actively living out what has been taught to you?
…member of the Body of Christ: one that needs to reach out to someone who isn’t a part of the Body yet?
Every single role is indispensable if the Church is going to remain healthy. If any part of this genealogy is lost, the whole Church suffers.
April 17, 2022 at 3:00 pm
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