An apostle, a herald, and a teacher (2 Tim 1:9-11)

So far in 2 Timothy, Paul has reminded Timothy to follow his example and get on with his calling – fanning into flame his gift. He’s been given God’s power to carry out the mission, so he shouldn’t be ashamed of anything – whether it be the gospel itself, or Paul’s imprisonment for the sake of it.

Today, Paul reminds Timothy that just as he’s been equipped by God to do the work,┬áhe’s also been given a great motivation for the work: God’s grace.

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