Tag Archives: Paul

The Future of Israel in Romans 9–11

In Romans 9–11, Paul expounds on the covenant-keeping righteousness of God in light of God’s setting aside of the nation of Israel. Considering God’s many blessings and promises given to the nation of Israel as a nation (Rom 9:4–5), the … Continue reading

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“Adorn Yourselves Modestly” [Women in Ministry – Part 2]

In the second chapter of 1st Timothy, after explaining the need for prayer in the local church, and then addressing the men and their need for integrity, peacefulness, and leadership, Paul turns his attention to women in verse 9. Paul … Continue reading

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Women in Ministry

Men and women have some obvious differences… According to “Good Housekeeping,” the average woman cries five times per month. The average number of times per month a man cries is one (seems like a lot). Here’s another example. In a … Continue reading

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1 Timothy [Grace That is Greater]

In 1 Timothy 1:6-11, Paul speaks of the misuse of the law by false teachers. But notice that at the mention of the gospel, Paul immediately breaks out into thanksgiving, in verse 12. As Paul is urging Timothy to guard … Continue reading

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1 Timothy [Context]

The story goes that, as he was preparing for one of his Antarctic expeditions, the famous explorer, Earnest Shackleton, put an ad in the London newspaper that read something like this: “Men wanted for hazardous journey. Low wages, bitter cold, … Continue reading

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Paul’s Epistle to the Romans

The following is a very brief digest/outline of the book of Romans. The goal is to provide a condensed summary of the book–a cursory introduction to get started in personal study.   The Epistle of Righteousness In the epistle to … Continue reading

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